International

3 days ago | September 19, 2018

“Israeli plane didn’t shoot down our jet”: Putin

The downing of the Russian Il-20 plane looks like “a chain of tragic circumstances,” President Vladimir Putin said in ...

Former presidents meet for peace between Asia and Europe

The UN-affiliated NGO based in South Korea Heavenly Culture, World Peace, Restoration of Light (HWPL) held the 5th ...

EU targets BMW, Daimler, VW in pollution cartel probe

The EU opened an in-depth probe into alleged collusion by major German carmakers over anti-pollution technology Tuesday, ...

4 days ago | September 18, 2018

JUST IN: Moon landing: S. Korean leader and North’s Kim ...

PYONGYANG. - South Korea's president and the North's leader Kim Jong Un drove together through the streets of Pyongyang ...

Brazil police seize $16m from Equatorial Guinea’s VP delegation

More than $16m (£12m) in cash and luxury watches were seized at an airport in Brazil in the luggage of a delegation ...

5 days ago | September 17, 2018

Samsung, Hyundai, SK, LG leaders to join President Moon’s ...

South Korean President Moon Jae-in will visit Pyongyang this week, along with several conglomerate leaders, his office ...

Typhoon makes landfall in China after killing 59 in Philippines

Typhoon Mangkhut slammed into mainland China late yesterday after leaving a trail of destruction in Hong Kong and Macau ...

‘Huge challenge’ to halt DRC Ebola outbreak : Red Cross

Efforts to rein in an Ebola outbreak raging in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo are being complicated by the ...

1 week ago | September 14, 2018

Putin says alleged spies innocent civilians

Russian President Vladimir Putin has said that the two men accused by the United Kingdom of attempting to murder a ...

1 week ago | September 13, 2018

Pope to meet US bishops over abuse scandal

VATICAN CITY. - With the Catholic Church in crisis once again over clerical sex abuse and cover-up, Pope Francis will ...

EU wants “new alliance” with Africa

BRUSSELS. – European Commission head Jean Claude Juncker yesterday called for a “new alliance” with ...

Catholic nuns demand arrest of Bishop accused of rape

NEW DELHI. - A group of nuns have continued sit-in for a fifth day in the southern Indian state of Kerala, demanding ...

Palestinian mission in Washington given a month to pack up

WASHINGTON. - The Palestinian envoy to Washington says his staffers have been given a month to pack up after the Trump ...

Merkel condemns far-right outbreak in passionate address

BERLIN. – Angela Merkel has condemned the outbreak of far-right protests in eastern Germany, telling the Bundestag ...

1 week ago | September 12, 2018

50 dead as Indian bus plunges into valley

NEW DELHI. – Fifty people died when a bus carrying Hindu pilgrims plunged into a valley in southern India on ...