Archive for World

2019/08/30 Cathay warns staff face sack if they join Hong Kong strike
2019/08/30 ‘Where do I go?’ EU citizens face legal limbo after decades in Britain
2019/08/30 East Timor marks 20 years since historic independence vote
2019/08/30 Johnson steps up Brexit talks with EU as faces legal challenges
2019/08/30 Court blocks Australia from deporting Tamil toddlers
2019/08/30 Beijing refuses to ‘budge’ on South China Sea, says Philippines
2019/08/30 No need yet for Hong Kong to use emergency powers, says senior parliamentary official
2019/08/30 New Zealand measles outbreak prompts travel warning
2019/08/30 Hong Kong democracy activist Joshua Wong among three arrested before weekend protests
2019/08/30 China Daily: Chinese troops in Hong Kong won’t ‘sit on hands’ if situation worsens
2019/08/30 Scottish Conservative leader Davidson quits, citing Brexit and family
2019/08/30 Bangladesh says Myanmar lacks ‘will’ to repatriate Rohingya
2019/08/30 Former Colombian rebel leader announces return to arms
2019/08/30 Nine-year-old girl tests positive for Ebola in Uganda
2019/08/30 Trump cancels Poland visit as hurricane heads for Florida
2019/08/30 UK, EU Brexit teams to meet twice-weekly in September
2019/08/30 Trump launches new Pentagon command for space warfare
2019/08/30 Brazil’s burning ban takes effect as Amazon fires rage
2019/08/29 UK, Germany, France warn on South China Sea tensions
2019/08/29 North Korea changes constitution to solidify Kim Jong-un’s rule
2019/08/29 DOJ declines to prosecute Comey despite finding that he leaked memo
2019/08/29 Trump: US will maintain presence in Afghanistan even if deal reached with Taliban
2019/08/29 Pakistan PM Khan calls for nationwide protests over Kashmir
2019/08/29 NYT: US waged cyberattack on database used by Iran to target tankers
2019/08/29 Indonesian police investigate palm oil companies over forest fires, says ministry
2019/08/29 Rioters torch government building in Indonesia’s Papua
2019/08/29 India’s top ports on alert for attacks from ‘Pakistan-trained commandos’
2019/08/29 Singapore varsity opens new Victim Care Unit to support student victims of sexual misconduct
2019/08/29 Yemen separatists ‘regain control of Aden’ from government forces
2019/08/29 Walesa to Trump: US no longer moral, political world leader
2019/08/29 Conte accepts president’s mandate to form new Italian government
2019/08/29 Spanish coastguard rescues 208 migrants crossing from Africa to Spain
2019/08/29 Duterte to raise territorial claims in talks with China, says ambassador
2019/08/29 Climate activists to fly drones at London Heathrow airport from Sept 13
2019/08/29 Philippine lawmakers want a ‘Designated Survivor’ in case of leadership crisis
2019/08/29 Myanmar jails filmmaker for Facebook posts critical of military
2019/08/29 Court bids launched to stop Johnson suspending UK parliament
2019/08/29 Brazil bans burning for two months to defuse Amazon crisis
2019/08/29 Hurricane Dorian gains might as it takes aim at Florida
2019/08/29 Death toll in Ukraine building collapse rises to eight
2019/08/29 US ready to fight Amazon fires only in cooperation with Brazil, says Trump’s aide
2019/08/29 Australia unveils religious freedom Bill, after rugby star sacked for ‘hell awaits homosexuals’ post
2019/08/29 UK government dares Brexit opponents: Change the law or change the government
2019/08/29 Thai court upholds death penalty for Myanmar workers in British tourist murders
2019/08/29 S. Korea Supreme Court orders retrial for ex-president Park
2019/08/29 Indonesia govt pledges US$40b to modernise Jakarta ahead of new capital, says minister
2019/08/29 US should honour nuclear deal if it wants talks, says Iran foreign minister
2019/08/29 Suspect in Singapore’s Orchard Towers murder case jumps bail, warrant of arrest issued
2019/08/29 Austria's far right eyes comeback in next month’s polls
2019/08/29 China military says will make 'new' contributions to Hong Kong's stability