More than 200 elephants have died amid a severe drought, Zimbabwe’s parks agency said on Tuesday, and a mass relocation of animals is planned to ease congestion. 3:52 p.m.
The Afghan government and the Taliban agreed on a prisoner exchange that would free American and Australian professors who were abducted by the insurgents more than three years ago. 3:43 p.m.
The attacks interfered with party websites and slowed some campaign activities, officials said, flooding them with fake traffic in an effort to crash the party’s computer servers. 3:43 p.m.
A tiny deer-like species not seen by scientists for nearly 30 years has been photographed in a forest in southern Vietnam. 12:52 p.m.
Tourists and Venetians alike have donned high boots and taken to raised walkways to slosh through the high water that has hit much of the lagoon city. 7:42 a.m.
President Ashraf Ghani says his government has released three Taliban figures in effort to have the insurgents free an American and an Australian professor they abducted in 2017. 4:20 a.m.
The former president, who faced weeks of protest, said he had been forced out in a “coup.” He leaves Bolivia in a power vacuum, with politicians scrambling to form a caretaker government. 8:47 p.m.
A police officer shot a young protester, while a man arguing with demonstrators was set on fire. Both are fighting for their lives. 7:52 p.m.