Survivor pulled from capsized Tanzanian ferry as death toll reaches 207
Divers on Saturday rescued a man from the wreck of an overcrowded Tanzanian ferry that capsized on Lake Victoria on Thursday, killing at least 207 people.
Vatican, China sign landmark accord on appointing bishops
The Vatican on Saturday signed a landmark agreement giving it a long-desired say in the appointment of bishops in China, though critics labeled the deal a sellout to the Communist government.
Iran's Rouhani orders security forces to identify parade attackers: ISNA
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani ordered the country's security forces to identify those reponsible for an attack on Saturday on a military parade, the semi-official ISNA news agency said.
Gunmen kill 25, including 12 Revolutionary Guards, in attack on Iran military parade
Gunmen fired on a military parade in southwestern Iran on Saturday, killing 25 people, almost half of them members of the Revolutionary Guards, state news agencies reported, in one of the worst attacks ever on the elite force.State television said the assault, which wounded more than 60 people, targeted a stand where Iranian officials had gathered in the city of Ahvaz to watch an annual event marking the start of the Islamic Republic's 1980-88 war with Iraq.
Ferragamo brings Tuscan countryside to Milan with new collection
The Tuscan countryside sprung in the heart of Milan on Saturday as Italian fashion designer Salvatore Ferragamo showed its spring-summer 2019 collection, full of soft hues and rich leather.
OPEC and allies struggle to pump more oil as Iran supply falls
OPEC and its allies reduced oil output in August as a drop in Iranian supply due to U.S. sanctions derailed their attempts to raise production to agreed levels, delegates said on Saturday as the energy producers prepared to hold talks in Algiers.
Italy's cabinet undersecretary says meeting all electoral pledges is tough
Italy's cabinet undersecretary said on Saturday it was difficult for the government to meet all its electoral pledges at the moment and more time was needed to do so.
IOC Athletes' Commission supports WADA's lifting of ban on RUSADA
Kirsty Coventry, chair of the International Olympic Committee's Athletes' Commission, said on Saturday that she supported the lifting of the ban on Russia’s anti-doping agency RUSADA despite widespread dismay over this week's WADA decision.
Murray to end season after playing in Shenzhen and Beijing
Andy Murray will end his season after playing in the Shenzhen and Beijing tournaments over the next two weeks to be "in the best possible shape" for the Australian Open in January," the Scot said on Saturday.
In government, UK's Labour would nationalize quickly: finance spokesman
Britain's opposition Labour party would move to nationalize key industries as a priority if it took office, its finance spokesman said ahead of its annual conference.