International

6 days ago | January 19, 2019

N. Korea envoy meets Trump for nuclear talks

WASHINGTON. — A top North Korean nuclear envoy met President Donald Trump at the White House after holding talks with ...

3 weeks ago | January 4, 2019

Saudi prosecutor seeks death sentences as Khashoggi murder trial opens

Saudi Arabia's attorney general sought the death penalty for five of 11 defendants charged with the murder of journalist ...

US, Brazil’s new govt target Cuba, Venezuela, Nicaragua

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo discussed supporting a return to democracy in Venezuela, Cuba and Nicaragua with ...

Democrats to take on Trump as Congress gets to work

Democrats take over the US House of Representatives on Thursday, ushering in a new era of divided government in ...

3 weeks ago | January 3, 2019

N. Korea’s leader releases positive signals in New Year message

PYONGYANG. -- At the beginning of 2019, Kim Jong Un, top leader of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), has ...

Brazil’s Bolsonaro takes oath of office

BRASILIA. - Jair Bolsonaro, a former army captain who has promised radical measures to cut soaring crime and widespread ...

3 weeks ago | January 2, 2019

Top 5 countries opting to ditch US dollar

MOSCOW. - The past year was full of events that inevitably split the global geopolitical space into two camps: those who ...

Clashes after women enter flashpoint Indian temple

Violence erupted in southern India on Wednesday after two women defied traditionalists to enter one of Hinduism's ...

Netflix removes Hasan comedy episode after Saudi demand

NEW YORK. - Netflix has removed from its streaming service in Saudi Arabia an episode of a comedy show critical of the ...

Trump has caused worldwide alarm: Romney

NEW YORK. - The former Republican US presidential candidate and incoming senator for Utah Mitt Romney has launched a ...

3 weeks ago | January 1, 2019

The word of the Lord for the nations – 2019 and onwards: Part 1

The year 2019/5779 is the year of the Church. There will be many stirrings and shakings, because judgement must begin in ...

Chinese, Russian leaders exchange New Year greetings

BEIJING. -- Chinese President Xi Jinping and Russian President Vladimir Putin exchanged New Year greetings on Monday.

Sydney kicks off global 2019 parties with dazzling spectacle

Australia's largest city Sydney put on its biggest-ever fireworks display in a spectacular welcome to the New Year, ...

Bangladesh PM says ‘conscience is clear’ as ...

DHAKA. - Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Monday rejected calls for a new vote after being declared landslide ...

12,000 police on duty in Paris as ‘yellow vests’ call ...

Around 12,000 police will be mobilised in Paris for fresh anti-government “yellow vest” protests on New ...