CP TPP trade deal officially inked in Chile

09/03/2018 08:59

The Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership (CP TPP) was officially inked at a ceremony chaired by Chilean President Micelle Bachelet in Santiago de Chile on March 8.

What to Watch For in Italy’s Election on Sunday

04/03/2018 16:50

After a heated campaign, Italians will vote for a new Parliament on Sunday, an election that is being closely watched by European leaders for its potential impact on the country’s stability and political continuity.

South Korean prosecutors seek 30 years' jail for ousted Park

27/02/2018 20:38

South Korean prosecutors on Tuesday sought a 30-year jail term for former President Park Geun-hye who was ousted last year amid an influence-peddling scandal as supporters braved the winter cold outside the Seoul court demanding her immediate release.

U.S. threatens action against Iran after Russia U.N. veto

27/02/2018 20:36

The United States threatened unilateral action against Iran on Monday after Russia vetoed a western bid for the United Nations Security Council to call out Tehran for failing to prevent its weapons from falling into the hands of Yemen’s Houthi group.

At least 14 dead in attack on Yemen counter-terrorism base

25/02/2018 15:45

At least 14 people were killed and 40 wounded when Islamist car suicide bombers and gunmen tried to storm the headquarters of a counter-terrorism unit in the southern port city of Aden on Saturday, security and medical sources said.

Big Mexico quake cuts power and damages homes; two dead in crash

17/02/2018 20:15

A prolonged 7.2 magnitude quake that rocked Mexico on Friday left nearly a million homes and businesses without power in the capital and south but the only reported deaths came when a military helicopter crashed after surveying the aftermath.

Ex-student arrested after 17 shot dead at Florida high school

15/02/2018 10:55

A 19-year-old gunman returned to the Florida high school where he had once been expelled for disciplinary problems and opened fire with an assault-style rifle on Wednesday, killing 17 people and injuring more than a dozen others before he was arrested, authorities said.