Myanmar rejects ICC probe into alleged persecution of Rohingya Muslims as global pressure mounts, says its own committees will probe charges of abuses
The decision came after rights groups filed a separate lawsuit in Argentina and a further submission of a genocide case at the UN's top court
Lionel Messi marks international comeback from three-month ban with winning goal for Argentina against Brazil in friendly
Lionel Messi struck on his return to international duty on Friday following a three-month ban as Argentina defeated fierce rivals Brazil 1-0 in a friendly in Riyadh.
Davis Cup 2019: Face of new-look tournament Gerard Pique optimistic about current edition; Feliciano Lopez says it will be a 'spectacle'
Home-crowd favourite Spain, featuring the top-ranked Nadal, will be in the toughest group for the Davis Cup finals along with Russia and defending champions Croatia
International friendlies: Lionel Messi returns to Argentina squad after three-month ban for clashes against Brazil, Uruguay
Lionel Messi was called up by Argentina on Thursday for friendly games against Brazil and Uruguay next month, the country's football association announced on Twitter
Argentina's Rafael Grossi took the helm of the International Atomic Energy Agency on Tuesday following the death of his predecessor
Argentina's Centre-Left Peronists celebrate return to power as Alberto Fernández wins presidential elections
Argentina's Peronists celebrated their return to power after incumbent President Mauricio Macri conceded defeat in a dramatic election that likely swung the country back to the Centre-Left.
Great Britain, Spain and Portugal contemplate bidding for 2030 FIFA World Cup, hosts to be decided in 2024
FIFA's next big World Cup vote comes in May when the council decides the destination of the 2023 women's tournament
Sri Lanka removed from FATF’s Grey List after nation shows significant progress in countering terrorism
Sri Lanka has been removed from the "Grey List" of the international terror financing watchdog FATF, according to a media report.
The global economy is in a "synchronised slowdown" amidst growing trade barriers and heightened geopolitical tensions, the IMF warned on Tuesday as it downgraded the 2019 growth rate to three percent, the slowest pace since the global financial crisis
Both Tonga and USA were playing for pride after defeats by England, France and Argentina in a tough Pool C dubbed the 'group of death'
Fly-half Nicolas Sanchez showed Argentina what they had been missing with a masterful first-half performance Wednesday, as the eliminated Pumas restored some pride with a 47-17 win against the United States at the Rugby World Cup.
UN struggles to pay employees' salary as world body faces $200-million deficit; list of budget delinquents include US, North Korea, Israel
The United Nations has an overall annual operating budget of several billion dollars, but right now, it's just trying to make sure its employees get paid after this month.
Germany are set to hand out several debuts with Joachim Loew missing a host of first-choice names for Wednesday's friendly match against an Argentina without Lionel Messi.
Toni Kroos will miss Germany's friendly against Argentina on Wednesday and their Euro 2020 qualifier away to Estonia four days later.
England became the first team to reach the Rugby World Cup quarter-finals Saturday after a 39-10 bonus-point win over Argentina, who had a man sent off for a high tackle.
Rugby World Cup 2019: France brush aside erratic play to beat underdogs USA 33-9, secure bonus point
Frustration grew for France as the handling errors increased and coach Jacques Brunel brought on a wealth of experience from the bench.
Argentina hooker Julian Montoya scored a rapid first-half hat-trick as the Pumas beat Tonga 28-12 on Saturday to revive their bid for a Rugby World Cup quarter-final place.
Forwards Sergio Aguero and Angel Di Maria were left out of Argentina's squad announced Friday for friendlies against Germany and Ecuador in October.
Greta Thunberg, 15 other climate activists file lawsuit with UN against five countries for failing to solve climate crisis
The main petitioners are Swedish activist Great Thunberg and American activist and Earth Uprising founder Alexandria Villaseñor.
Rugby World Cup 2019: Australia survive Fiji scare to clinch victory; New Zealand gear up to face arch-rivals South Africa on Day 2
South Africa will play in shirts bearing an image of Chester Williams, the only black member of the Springboks' 1995 World Cup-winning team who died this month at 49