World News

‘I was like a prisoner’: Saudi sisters trapped in Hong Kong recall beatings

‘I was like a prisoner’: Saudi sisters trapped in Hong Kong recall beatings

Sisters from Saudi Arabia, who go by aliases Reem and Rawan, are pictured at their lawyer Michael Vidler's office in Hong Kong, China February 23, 2019. REUTERS/Aleksander Solum February 23, 2019 By Anne Marie Roantree ...
Read More
North Korea’s Kim: I don’t want my children to bear burden of nuclear arms – report

North Korea’s Kim: I don’t want my children to bear burden of nuclear arms – report

FILE PHOTO - North Korean leader Kim Jong Un poses for photos in Pyongyang in this January 1, 2019 photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA). KCNA/via REUTERS. February 23, 2019 By ...
Read More
Bootleg liquor kills at least 41 on Indian tea plantation as dozens fall ill

Bootleg liquor kills at least 41 on Indian tea plantation as dozens fall ill

A paramedic tends to a tea plantation worker, who consumed bootleg liquor, inside a government-run hospital in Golaghat in the northeastern state of Assam, India, February 23, 2019. REUTERS/Anuwar Hazarika February 23, 2019 By Zarir ...
Read More
Iran says it has various options to neutralize ‘illegal’ U.S. sanctions: Tasnim

Iran says it has various options to neutralize ‘illegal’ U.S. sanctions: Tasnim

FILE PHOTO - Admiral Ali Shamkhani, Iran?s Supreme National Security Council Director, speaks to the media after his arrival at Damascus airport, September 30, 2014. REUTERS/Khaled al-Hariri February 23, 2019 DUBAI (Reuters) – Iran said ...
Read More
Widow of late Fiat Chairman Gianni Agnelli dies at 91

Widow of late Fiat Chairman Gianni Agnelli dies at 91

FILE PHOTO: Marella Agnelli and her grandson Lapo Elkann look on as the coffin of her husband Gianni Agnelli is carried into the Turin Cathedral January 26, 2003. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez/File Photo February 23, 2019 MILAN ...
Read More
At Vatican abuse summit, African nun scolds bishops on their errors

At Vatican abuse summit, African nun scolds bishops on their errors

Pope Francis attends the four-day meeting on the global sexual abuse crisis, at the Vatican February 23, 2019. Vatican Media/­Handout via REUTERS February 23, 2019 By Philip Pullella VATICAN CITY (Reuters) – An African nun ...
Read More
U.S., Russia to find ways to lift travel ban on Taliban leaders for peace talks

U.S., Russia to find ways to lift travel ban on Taliban leaders for peace talks

FILE PHOTO - A member of the Taliban holds a flag in Kabul, Afghanistan June 16, 2018. The writing on the flag reads: 'There is no god but Allah, Muhammad is the messenger of Allah' ...
Read More
Three UK ministers throw weight behind Brexit delay to stop no-deal

Three UK ministers throw weight behind Brexit delay to stop no-deal

Britain's Secretary of State for Business Greg Clark is seen outside of Downing Street in London, Britain, February 19, 2019. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls February 23, 2019 LONDON (Reuters) – Three British cabinet ministers have publicly indicated ...
Read More
Showdown looms as Venezuela opposition to confront border troops over aid

Showdown looms as Venezuela opposition to confront border troops over aid

Supporters of Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido, who many nations have recognized as the country's rightful interim ruler, hold Venezuelan flags during a meeting at the Queen of the Most Holy Rosary Cathedral in Willemstad ...
Read More
Fake news: Kim and Trump lookalikes draw crowds in Hanoi

Fake news: Kim and Trump lookalikes draw crowds in Hanoi

Howard X, an Australian-Chinese impersonator of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and Russell White, who is impersonating U.S. President Donald Trump, pose for a photo outside the Opera House, ahead of the upcoming Trump-Kim ...
Read More
Vietnam announces visit by North Korean leader Kim, ahead of summit with Trump

Vietnam announces visit by North Korean leader Kim, ahead of summit with Trump

FILE PHOTO: North Korean leader Kim Jong Un speaks at the Ministry of the People's Armed Forces on occasion of the 71st anniversary of the Korean People's Army (KPA) in Pyongyang, North Korea in this ...
Read More
Australia confirms Wikileaks’ Assange has valid passport

Australia confirms Wikileaks’ Assange has valid passport

FILE PHOTO: Supporters of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange demonstrate in front of presidential palace regarding his Ecuadorian citizenship, in Quito, Ecuador, October 31, 2018, REUTERS/Daniel Tapia February 23, 2019 By Alison Bevege SYDNEY (Reuters) – ...
Read More
Japan’s crown prince says thoughts of future ‘make me solemn’

Japan’s crown prince says thoughts of future ‘make me solemn’

Japan's Crown Prince Naruhito speaks to journalists during his press conference at his residence Togu Palace in Tokyo, Japan in this handout picture taken on February 21, 2019 and provided by the Imperial Household Agency ...
Read More
Haiti police fire rubber pellets at mourners as protests resume

Haiti police fire rubber pellets at mourners as protests resume

Local residents argue with a policeman while the casket of a man shot dead during anti-government protests lies on the ground in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, February 22, 2019. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado February 23, 2019 By Anthony Esposito ...
Read More
Wife of Guatemalan president investigated for cashing illegal checks: prosecutor

Wife of Guatemalan president investigated for cashing illegal checks: prosecutor

FILE PHOTO: Guatemala's President Jimmy Morales (C) and first lady Patricia Marroquin de Morales arrive for the inauguration of the Spanish Square in Guatemala City, Guatemala September 12, 2017. REUTERS/Luis Echeverria/File Photo February 23, 2019 ...
Read More
Loading...