ATHENS - Greece began its drive to persuade a sceptical Europe to accept a new debt deal while it starts to roll back on austerity measures imposed under its existing bailout agreement. Full Article
KIEV/DONETSK, Ukraine - Fighting raged in eastern Ukraine on Sunday as Russian-backed separatists used artillery fire to try to dislodge government forces from a strategic rail hub after peace talks collapsed. | Video
- Labour election win would be 'catastrophe' for UK, says Boots CEO
- Pilot held by Islamic State puts Jordan's king in a tough spot |
- Blast targeting bus near Shi'ite shrine in Damascus kills six |
- Yemen's Houthis give parties three days to solve crisis
- Pro-democracy protesters back in Hong Kong, no violence |
CAIRO - Al Jazeera journalist Peter Greste was released from a Cairo jail on Sunday and left Egypt for his native Australia after 400 days in prison on charges that included aiding a terrorist group, security officials said. | Video
TOKYO - Islamic State militants said they had beheaded a second Japanese hostage, journalist Kenji Goto, prompting Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to vow to step up humanitarian aid to the group's opponents in the Middle East and help bring his killers to justice. | Video
DUBLIN - The owner of British Airways must provide some sort of "cast iron permanent guarantee" on flights to Ireland if the government is to even consider its bid for Aer Lingus , Prime Minister Enda Kenny said on Sunday.
BAGHDAD - Fighting and other violence in Iraq killed at least 1,375 people including 790 civilians in January, the United Nations said on Sunday.