Mathematicians from Germany, India, Iran and Italy were awarded the prestigious Fields Medal during the International Congress of Mathematicians held in Rio de Janeiro on Wednesday.
Rwanda is actively pushing its new "Made In Rwanda" campaign to potential Chinese investors as part of President Xi Jinping's trip to the country.
A Chinese-developed light rail line in Nigeria's capital, Abuja, designed to reduce traffic in the city of 1.2 million people, is now active.
Thailand authorities are preparing a compensation package worth 63.9 million Thai Baht (around 1.93 million USD) to the victims of the Phuket boat accident.
The eighth boy emerged Monday evening from a flooded cave where 12 boys and their soccer coach were trapped for more than two weeks, a witness told Xinhua.
American woman Holly Davis was sentenced to 25 years in prison on Friday in a court in the western U.S. state of Arizona for the murder of a Chinese student after a rear-end collision in 2016.
Ukrainian authorities have staged the murder of well-known Russian journalist and writer Arkady Babchenko to prevent his real assassination, Vasyl Hrytsak, the head of the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) said on Wednesday.
South Korea said Monday whether to hold a three-way summit between South Korea, the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) and the United States will depend on the outcome of the DPRK-U.S. summit.
The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) said Friday that it is ready to sit down for talks with Washington anytime to solve problems between them, after the U.S. side canceled a planned summit with Pyongyang.
Business hours at Brazil's banks will be shortened to four hours a day during the World Cup, according to an announcement by the country's central bank on Wednesday.
The Marx Memorial Library in London is marking the bicentenary of Karl Marx with a major international conference on May 5th and a series of events under a project called Marx200.