World

  • UK opposition chief Corbyn say ‘sorry’ for election defeat

    1 hour ago

    UK opposition chief Corbyn say ‘sorry’ for election defeat

  • British government’s top priority is to leave EU on Jan. 31

    2 hours ago

    British government’s top priority is to leave EU on Jan. 31

  • Passengers evacuate Qantas plane via emergency slides at Sydney airport

    8 hours ago

    Passengers evacuate Qantas plane via emergency slides at Sydney airport

  • Five dead in protests against Indian citizenship law

    4 hours ago

    Five dead in protests against Indian citizenship law

  • New Zealand eruption death toll rises to 18 as body search continues

    4 hours ago

    New Zealand eruption death toll rises to 18 as body search continues

  • Hong Konger ‘missing’ after crossing China bridge checkpoint

    6 hours ago

    Hong Konger ‘missing’ after crossing China bridge checkpoint

  • Strong earthquake strikes Philippines, no tsunami risk seen

    4 hours ago

    Strong earthquake strikes Philippines, no tsunami risk seen

  • Queen Elizabeth to set out UK PM Johnson’s agenda on Thursday

    10 hours ago

    Queen Elizabeth to set out UK PM Johnson’s agenda on Thursday

  • No luck in search for remaining bodies on New Zealand volcano

    8 hours ago

    No luck in search for remaining bodies on New Zealand volcano

  • Singapore targets opposition party with misinformation law

    5 hours ago

    Singapore targets opposition party with misinformation law

  • Bolivia to issue warrant against ex-leader Morales

    6 hours ago

    Bolivia to issue warrant against ex-leader Morales

  • 3 hours ago

    14 killed in Nepal pilgrimage bus crash

  • Cuba reluctant to cut ties with US, says top official

    7 hours ago

    Cuba reluctant to cut ties with US, says top official

  • Protests rage as US, UK warn on travel to northeast India

    12 hours ago

    Protests rage as US, UK warn on travel to northeast India

Our Picks in World

  • Samoa extends measles state of emergency

    2 hours ago

    Samoa extends measles state of emergency

  • KCNA North Korea conducts another crucial test

    2 hours ago

    KCNA North Korea conducts another crucial test

  • Thailand's opposition frontman to lead anti-military rally

    2 hours ago

    Thailand's opposition frontman to lead anti-military rally

  • UN: India citizenship law 'discriminatory'

    1 day ago

    UN: India citizenship law 'discriminatory'

More News

  • Democrat lawmaker opposed to impeachment will switch parties, says report

    9 hours ago

    Democrat lawmaker opposed to impeachment will switch parties, says report

    WASHINGTON, Dec 15 — A Democratic US lawmaker who opposed his party’s moves to impeach President Donald Trump told staff yesterday he will become a Republican as soon as next...

  • Two dead, thousands of homes without power as storms hit France

    10 hours ago

    Two dead, thousands of homes without power as storms hit France

    PEYREHORADE (France), Dec 15 — Two pensioners have been killed and tens of thousands of homes left without electricity as gale force winds and flooding hit south-western France....

  • International backlash after re-arrest of Nigeria opposition figure

    8 hours ago

    International backlash after re-arrest of Nigeria opposition figure

    LAGOS, Dec 15 — Rights groups and the media have reacted furiously to the re-arrest of journalist and opposition figure Omoyele Sowore by Nigeria’s secret service earlier this...

  • US presidential candidate Buttigieg releases list of major fundraisers

    9 hours ago

    US presidential candidate Buttigieg releases list of major fundraisers

    NEW YORK, Dec 15 — US Democratic presidential contender Pete Buttigieg released the names of his major fundraisers on Friday, bowing to growing pressure from rival Elizabeth...

  • Lebanese police clash with anti-government protesters

    10 hours ago

    Lebanese police clash with anti-government protesters

    UT, Dec 15 — Lebanese police clashed with anti-government protesters in Beirut late yesterday, firing tear gas to prevent them from breaching barricades near parliament, ahead...

  • Crashed Chile plane had emergency in 2016, says Air Force

    11 hours ago

    Crashed Chile plane had emergency in 2016, says Air Force

    PUNTA ARENAS (Chile), Dec 15 — The Chilean Hercules C-130 plane that crashed on its way to Antarctica, killing all 38 people on board, suffered an emergency three years ago on...

  • UK PM Johnson must accept another Scottish independence vote, says Sturgeon

    20 hours ago

    UK PM Johnson must accept another Scottish independence vote, says Sturgeon

    LONDON, Dec 14 — British Prime Minister Boris Johnson needs to “focus on reality” and recognise that the Scottish National Party (SNP) has been given a mandate for a...

  • ‘I will repay your trust,’ UK PM Johnson tells ex-Labour voters on trip to north

    20 hours ago

    ‘I will repay your trust,’ UK PM Johnson tells ex-Labour voters on trip to north

    LONDON, Dec 14 — Prime Minister Boris Johnson visited former strongholds of his Labour opponents in northern England on Saturday and pledged to repay their trust for helping to...

  • Singapore invokes fake news law over opposition party posts

    20 hours ago

    Singapore invokes fake news law over opposition party posts

    SINGAPORE, Dec 14 — Singapore’s government invoked a fake news law on Saturday to order an opposition party to publish corrections on two social media posts and an article on...

  • Anger erupts at UN climate summit as major economies resist bold action

    21 hours ago

    Anger erupts at UN climate summit as major economies resist bold action

    MADRID, Dec 14 — Major economies resisted calls for bolder climate commitments as a UN summit in Madrid limped towards a delayed conclusion on Saturday, dimming hopes that...

  • Italy's ‘Sardines’ to pack Rome for anti far-right rally

    21 hours ago

    Italy's ‘Sardines’ to pack Rome for anti far-right rally

    ROME, Dec 14 — Tens of thousands of members of Italy’s youth-driven Sardine Movement are due to rally in Rome on Saturday, in their bid to further shake up the country’s...

  • Violent protest rage in India for fourth day over citizenship law

    23 hours ago

    Violent protest rage in India for fourth day over citizenship law

    KOLKATA/LUCKNOW, Dec 14 — Demonstrators in eastern India set fire to more than a dozen buses and vandalised at least six railway stations on Saturday, as violent protests...

  • Thousands join biggest protest for years in Thai capital

    23 hours ago

    Thousands join biggest protest for years in Thai capital

    BANGKOK, Dec 14 — Several thousand people took part in Thailand’s biggest protest since a 2014 coup on Saturday after authorities moved to ban a party that has rallied...

  • Supporters throng the streets as Myanmar leader Suu Kyi returns from The Hague

    23 hours ago

    Supporters throng the streets as Myanmar leader Suu Kyi returns from The Hague

    NAYPYITAW, Dec 14 — Thousands of supporters of Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi thronged the streets of the capital Naypyitaw on Saturday to celebrate her arrival back from The...

  • EU leads for stronger climate ambition as UN summit wavers

    1 day ago

    EU leads for stronger climate ambition as UN summit wavers

    MADRID, Dec 14 — The European Union warned on Saturday that a UN summit in Madrid must send a strong signal that countries are ready to do more to cut emissions, as fears grew...

  • Former Sudan president Bashir sentenced to two years in detention for corruption

    1 day ago

    Former Sudan president Bashir sentenced to two years in detention for corruption

    KHARTOUM, Dec 14 — A Sudanese court on Saturday convicted former president Omar al-Bashir on charges of corruption and illicit possession of foreign currency and sentenced him...

  • Thailand’s opposition frontman to lead anti-military rally

    1 day ago

    Thailand’s opposition frontman to lead anti-military rally

    BANGKOK, Dec 14 — Bangkok braced Saturday for the first major protest since March elections, a test of anti-government sentiment among younger Thais called to the streets by the...

  • KCNA: North Korea conducts another ‘crucial test’ at Sohae launch site

    1 day ago

    KCNA: North Korea conducts another ‘crucial test’ at Sohae launch site

    SEOUL, Dec 14 — North Korea has conducted another “crucial test” at its Sohae satellite launch site, state media reported today, as nuclear negotiations between Pyongyang...

  • Samoa extends measles state of emergency, NZ to fund Pacific vaccination campaign

    1 day ago

    Samoa extends measles state of emergency, NZ to fund Pacific vaccination campaign

    MELBOURNE, Dec 14 — The South Pacific island nation of Samoa today extended a state of emergency due to a measles outbreak which has killed 72 people, mostly infants, as New...