Iraqi forces battle to Mosul mosque, 17 killed in Baghdad

30/03/2017 10:01

Iraqi special forces and police fought Islamic State militants to edge closer to the al-Nuri mosque in western Mosul on Wednesday, tightening their control around the landmark site and in Baghdad a suicide truck bomb killed at least 17 people.

Trump tells lawmakers he expects deal 'very quickly' on healthcare

29/03/2017 11:01

U.S. President Donald Trump told a group of senators on Tuesday that he expected lawmakers would be able to reach a deal on healthcare, without offering specifics on how they would do it or what had changed since a healthcare reform bill was pulled last week for insufficient support.

British PM May to fire starting gun on Brexit

29/03/2017 10:56

Prime Minister Theresa May file formal Brexit divorce papers on Wednesday, pitching the United Kingdom into the unknown and triggering years of uncertain negotiations that will test the endurance of the European Union.

North Korea tests rocket engine: U.S. officials

28/03/2017 16:14

North Korea has carried out another test of a rocket engine that U.S. officials believe could be part of its program to develop an intercontinental ballistic missile, officials told Reuters on Monday.

Conflicting casualty figures a week after Iraq Mosul blast

27/03/2017 10:39

Conflicting accounts emerged on Sunday about an explosion in Iraq's Mosul a week ago after a U.S.-led coalition strike against Islamic State that local officials say collapsed buildings, killing and burying many people.

EU Should Be 'Europe of Peace, Bread and Dignity' or Face 'Chaos'

26/03/2017 20:08

As the EU leaders discussed the future of the bloc at the summit in Rome, it becomes increasingly apparent that the union needs to undergo significant changes in order to become a place of “peace and dignity” and to avoid “chaos and disintegration.”