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From festivals in Florida to touring Dracula’s digs in Romania, we round up the best destinations to visit this October. As summer abandons Europe again this October, eke out the last of the rays and raves in Ibiza, where nightclubs will be going out with a bang for the winter break. When the party finally stops head to the island’s north.

Bahrain’s longest-serving PM Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa dies

Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa, who served as Bahrain’s prime minister since 1971, is dead at the age 84, the royal court announced on...

JUST IN: Ex- Malian President Toure dies at 72

Mali’s former president Amadou Toumani Toure, who led the Sahel nation for a decade before being ousted in a coup, has died in Turkey...

Trump sacks Defence Secretary, Esper

U.S. President Donald Trump has sacked the country’s Secretary of Defence, Mr Mark Esper, after reports of recent clashes between the two over several...

COVID-19: Iran records 459 deaths in a day

Iran’s Health Ministry reported on Sunday that the country recorded 459 deaths due to COVID-19 in a day, as the daily infection rate also...

Obama, Clintons react to Biden’s election

Former U.S. President Barack Obama is among prominent Americans who have reacted to Joe Biden’s projected victory in Tuesday’s presidential election. In a statement, Obama...

JUST IN: Joe Biden wins US Presidential Election

Joe Biden has won the US presidency over Donald Trump, TV networks projected Saturday — a victory sealed after the Democrat claimed several key...

US Elections: I’m already preparing for work — Biden

Democratic candidate, Joe Biden, on Friday night said he had already started preparing for work as President of the United States. In a speech from...

JUST IN: Turkey sacks central bank governor

Turkey fired the governor of its central bank and replaced him with a former finance minister, according to a presidential decree published Saturday in...

{JUST IN } Okonjo-Iweala: WTO postpones meeting to pick new DG

The World Trade Organization has postponed a general council meeting set for Monday where members were expected to review whether to select their next...

Biden takes lead in count in Pennsylvania and Georgia

Joe Biden overtook President Donald Trump in the count in Pennsylvania just before 9 a.m. as the state’s Democratic-leaning counties reported additional vote count...