International

1 week ago | November 9, 2018

Former first lady Imelda Marcos handed lengthy prison term in ...

MANILA. – Imelda Marcos was found guilty of corruption on Friday and handed a lengthy prison term in a rare ...

US concerned about Ebola outbreak in Congo conflict zone: official

WASHINGTON. – The United States is worried about the outbreak of Ebola in conflict-hit eastern Congo where there ...

I’ll ‘never forgive’ Trump for endangering my ...

NEW YORK. – Former US First Lady Michelle Obama discusses her dislike of President Donald Trump – as well as ...

President Xi meets Henry Kissinger

BEIJING. — Chinese President Xi Jinping met with former US Secretary of State Henry Kissinger in Beijing Thursday. ...

Trump to snub Macron’s ‘Peace Forum’ on ...

WASHINGTON. – US President Donald Trump is set to snub a peace conference organised by French President Emmanuel ...

1 week ago | November 8, 2018

Traces of acid, chemicals found in Saudi consul’s home ...

ANKARA. – A source in the Turkish attorney general’s office told Al Jazeera that the investigative team found ...

UPDATE: Several killed in California bar shooting: sheriff

LOS ANGELES. – At least 13 people have been killed, including a sheriff’s sergeant and the gunman, following ...

At least 11 reported wounded in California bar shooting

LOS ANGELES. – A gunman barged into a large, crowded Los Angeles-area country music bar and dance hall and opened ...

Japan’s Toshiba slashes 7,000 jobs

TOKYO. – Japan’s engineering giant Toshiba announced plans Thursday to slash 7,000 jobs and liquidate a unit ...

India’s commitment to support Africa unequivocally ...

Extending India’s continuous engagement with Africa, Indian Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu has successfully completed ...

Heads of int’l organisations laud China’s continuous ...

Heads of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), World Bank (WB) and the World Trade Organization (WTO) spoke highly of ...

Amid Khashoggi scandal, Saudi King and Crown Prince go on domestic tour

Saudi King Salman embarked on an unprecedented domestic tour on Tuesday as the country grapples with an international ...

1 week ago | November 7, 2018

Democrats seize US House but Trump averts ‘blue wave’

WASHINGTON. – Democrats took control of the lower house of Congress Tuesday in a midterm rebuke to Donald Trump, ...

Britain’s role in slave trade was an atrocity, says Prince ...

Britain’s involvement in the transatlantic slave trade was an appalling atrocity that has left an “indelible stain” on ...

Macron urges European army to defend against Russia, US

French President Emmanuel Macron called Tuesday for a "real European army" as the continent marks a century since the ...