30 March 2017, 4:20 am Somalis fleeing Yemen war caught in nighttime sea attack
HODEIDAH, Yemen (Reuters) - Three rockets that fell in the darkness nearby were the first sign of trouble for 150 Somali migrants packed into a boat off Yemen's coast earlier this month.
30 March 2017, 3:25 am Court decides whether to arrest ousted South Korean president Park
SEOUL (Reuters) - A South Korean court began deliberating on Thursday whether to arrest ousted president Park Geun-hye, who was removed from office in a corruption scandal involving charges she solicited bribes from the country's largest conglomerate.
30 March 2017, 3:21 am Tillerson seeks to keep focus on Islamic State in delicate Turkey visit
ANKARA (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson held talks with Turkey's leaders on Thursday in a one-day visit to a NATO ally crucial to the fight against Islamic State but increasingly at odds with Washington and its European partners.
30 March 2017, 3:07 am Exclusive: More than 100 die in Malaysian immigration detention camps in two years
KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - More than one hundred foreigners died in the past two years in Malaysia's immigration detention centers from various diseases and unknown causes, according to documents from the government–funded National Human Rights Commission reviewed by Reuters.
30 March 2017, 3:07 am Hungary insists on bill that could force out Soros school
BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Hungary said it will not withdraw new legislation to regulate foreign universities that a Budapest college founded by American financier and philanthropist George Soros says could force it out of the country.
30 March 2017, 3:03 am U.S. arrest of Turkish banker 'completely political': justice minister
ANKARA (Reuters) - The arrest in the United States of a top Turkish banker charged with participating in a multi-year scheme to violate sanctions against Iran is a "completely political" move, Turkish Justice Minister Bekir Bozdag said on Thursday.
30 March 2017, 2:52 am Tens of thousands told to evacuate after cyclone brings flood fears to Australia's east
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australian authorities told 40,000 people to evacuate to higher ground on Thursday as a storm system generated by a powerful cyclone that pummeled the northeast two days ago swept down the coast with heavy rain.
30 March 2017, 2:50 am Exclusive: Malaysia mistook slain Kim Jong Nam for South Korean
KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Malaysian authorities wrongly identified the slain half-brother of North Korea's leader as a South Korean national and first alerted Seoul's embassy in Kuala Lumpur soon after his death, sources familiar with the incident told Reuters.
30 March 2017, 2:39 am Majority of French want Socialist Hamon to bow out of election race: poll
PARIS (Reuters) - More than one in two French voters believe struggling Socialist candidate Benoit Hamon should drop out of the presidential race in favor of a rival left-winger who has overtaken him in surveys of voting intentions, a poll showed on Thursday.
30 March 2017, 1:12 am Exclusive: Trump's 'big data' consultant to meet Australian government
SYDNEY/SINGAPORE (Reuters) - The big data company credited with helping Donald Trump win the U.S. presidency has registered a company in Australia and plans to meet the country's ruling conservative Liberal Party next week, according to documents and a government official.