A magnitude 4.0 earthquake rattled central Italy early on Monday, Italy's National Institute of Geophysics and Vulcanology reported.
All sides in conflict-wracked Libya must work for their country's security, stability and national interests, Saudi Arabia's Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir said on Monday.
The CBI has asked Interpol to issue a Red Corner Notice (RCN) against defence consultant Sanjay Bhandari, who is under the scanner of multiple investigating agencies, an official said on Monday.
Hong Kong's former chief executive was taken into custody on Monday over charges of misconduct, authorities said.
A Turkish court on Monday began the trial of 47 people over their alleged involvement in plotting President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's assassination during a coup attempt in July last year.
Taxi unions on Monday urged their members to end a five-day strike over proposed Italian legislation that drivers claim will favour Uber and other car-sharing services.
Nepal government on Monday decided to hold the elections in local bodies across the country in a single phase on May 14. But the decision saw strong reservation from Madhes-based political parties.
India's Minister of Railways Suresh Prabhu announced here that it would soon link Kathmandu to New Delhi and Kolkata using direct railway lines, in a bid to strengthen cross-border connectivity and facilitate movement of people between the two countries.
The Acropolis and other iconic monuments throughout Greece were closed to the public on Monday due to a 24-hour strike called by a union of state-employed security guards.
Majority of Chinese families that have a second child are happier, according to a survey.