Archive for World

2019/08/18 Gun found in FedEx package sent from US to China
2019/08/18 Over two dozen rescuers try to save trapped cavers in Poland
2019/08/18 Islamic State claims Afghan wedding suicide blast that killed 63
2019/08/18 UK faces food, fuel and drugs shortages in no-deal Brexit, report Times, citing official documents
2019/08/18 Eight protesters injured, restrictions reimposed in Kashmir, say officials
2019/08/18 About 3,000 homeless as fire consumes Bangladesh slum
2019/08/18 Hong Kong protesters throng streets under heavy rain
2019/08/18 Indonesian police shoot suspected militant after officer slashed
2019/08/18 India reimposes movement curbs on parts of Kashmir's main city after clashes
2019/08/18 Hong Kong protesters rally to show ‘peaceful’ credentials after chaos
2019/08/18 Germany, Hungary to mark end of the Iron Curtain
2019/08/18 Peace with whom? After blast, enraged Afghans question talks
2019/08/18 Man charged after New York scare over rice cookers
2019/08/18 Afghan wedding suicide blast kills 63, amid hopes for talks
2019/08/18 A bad year for Xi clouds Communist China’s 70th birthday celebrations
2019/08/18 ‘Nightmare’ as Egypt aided China to detain Uighurs
2019/08/18 Is Trump’s love affair with Fox News fading?
2019/08/18 Fears in US of bad peace deal with the Taliban
2019/08/18 Shadows still loom around Epstein after sexual predator’s death
2019/08/18 British MPs press Johnson to recall parliament over Brexit
2019/08/18 Evacuations as Gran Canaria hit by new blaze
2019/08/18 Duelling rallies in Portland end with no major violence
2019/08/18 Mayor of Canadian capital city Ottawa comes out as gay
2019/08/18 French waiter shot dead for being ‘too slow with sandwich’
2019/08/18 Defiant Hong Kong protesters vow huge rally despite Beijing threats
2019/08/18 At least 20 wounded, many feared dead in Kabul wedding blast
2019/08/17 Reluctant Salvini says OK for minors to leave Italy migrant ship
2019/08/17 Charity ship says migrant’s safety at risk, Italy to allow minors off
2019/08/17 Iran tanker in limbo off Gibraltar as US issues warrant
2019/08/17 Separatists vacate key offices in Yemen’s Aden
2019/08/17 EU calls for ‘inclusive dialogue’ over Hong Kong tensions
2019/08/17 Civilian death toll mounts as Syrian offensive widens
2019/08/17 Hong Kongers stage more anti-government protests, braving storms
2019/08/17 Russian opposition to defy authorities with fresh protests
2019/08/17 Hundreds of Mexican women protest police rape of teenager
2019/08/17 Beloved baby dugong ‘Mariam’ dies in Thailand with plastic in stomach
2019/08/17 Senior UK Conservative lawmaker says he could not back Corbyn-led government
2019/08/17 Pakistan PM welcomes UN’s move to discuss Kashmir
2019/08/17 Acehnese hold mass dance for Indonesian independence day
2019/08/17 Some phone lines restored in Indian Kashmir
2019/08/17 Kazakh advocate of Muslim rights in China set free in plea bargain
2019/08/17 Israeli warplanes hit Gaza after Palestinian rocket attack
2019/08/17 Hundreds attend El Paso memorial for shooting victim with few family
2019/08/17 50 years on, Northern Ireland still reckons with army killings
2019/08/17 Hong Kong tense as weekend of protests begins with teachers’ rally in rain
2019/08/17 Sudanese eagerly anticipate transition to civilian rule
2019/08/17 Trump, Trudeau discussed developments in Hong Kong, Canadians held in China
2019/08/17 Thousands of travellers delayed at US airports by computer outage
2019/08/17 Venezuela threatens early elections to pressure opposition
2019/08/17 Moscow set for fresh protests after month of rallies