Monday, 18 November, 2019

Trump sparks confusion before doubling down on China tariffs

President Donald Trump doubled down Sunday on his hard line against China after sowing confusion with statements that he might be willing to soften...

Four poachers shot dead in Bangladesh mangrove gunfight

Four people accused of poaching threatened Bengal tigers were shot dead by Bangladesh police on Wednesday during a gunfight in a mangrove forest, officials...

UK Parliament to elect new speaker after John Bercow’s departure

British MPs will on Monday select the new speaker of the House of Commons, once an unremarkable event but one now charged with significance...

Suspects in Ortiz shooting to be held for up to a year during probe

Nine suspects in the shooting of American baseball star David Ortiz will remain in custody for up to a year while the investigation proceeds,...

Israel says fires back after anti-tank missiles from Lebanon

Israel said it was returning fire Sunday after anti-tank missiles were launched at its territory from Lebanon, raising fears of a serious escalation with...

Iran ‘almost certainly’ behind ship attacks off UAE, says Bolton

US National Security Advisor John Bolton accused Iran Wednesday of “almost certainly” being behind sabotage attacks on oil tankers off the UAE coast this...

Top US military official says 500 troops to remain in Syria

US troop levels in northern Syria will probably stabilize around 500, a top American military leader said Sunday, weeks after President Donald Trump had...

Ousted Sudanese leader transferred to prosecutor’s office to face corruption charges

Fallen Sudanese leader Omar al-Bashir was Sunday seen in public for the first time since being ousted, as he was driven in an armed...

Robert Mugabe, Zimbabwe’s resistance hero-turned-autocrat, dies aged 95

“It is with the utmost sadness that I announce the passing on of Zimbabwe’s founding father and former President, Cde Robert Mugabwe,” said Mnangagwa...

Nigerian President Buhari sworn in for second term

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari was sworn in for a second term in office on Wednesday, vowing once more to tackle crippling security threats and...
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Top US military official says 500 troops to remain in Syria

US troop levels in northern Syria will probably stabilize around 500, a top American military leader said Sunday, weeks after President Donald Trump had...