News - International News

Khashoggi Murder: UN Special Rapporteur Meets Turkish Foreign Minister

3 weeks ago /

U.N. special rapporteur on executions Agnes Callamard met with Turkish foreign minister Mevlut Cavusoglu in the Turkish capital, Ankara on Monday over the October 2018 murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

Afghanistan Justifies Presence Of Foreign Forces

3 weeks ago /

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani says the presence of foreign forces was based on an international agreement and they will not be required in the long term.

Venezuela Crisis: White House ‘Will Respond To Threats Against Diplomats'

3 weeks ago /

The US has warned Venezuela that any threats against American diplomats or opposition leader, Juan Guaidó, will be met with "a significant response".

Brexit: May Urged To Secure Backstop Concessions From EU

3 weeks ago /

Theresa May is being urged to secure changes from the EU to the Northern Irish backstop as part of her Brexit deal to get it past parliament.

US Steps Up Pressure On Maduro

3 weeks ago /

The United States has signalled it is ready to step up economic measures to try to drive Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro from power as some U.S. diplomats left the embassy in Caracas and Russia vowed to back its socialist South American ally.

Maduro Denounces Ultimatum For Fresh Elections

3 weeks ago /

Venezuela’s embattled President Nicolas Maduro has rejected an international ultimatum to call elections within eight days and said opposition leader Juan Guido had violated the country’s constitution by declaring himself a leader.

Philippines Vows To Bring Justice To Perpetrators Of Church Bombing

3 weeks ago /

The Philippines has vowed to destroy those behind twin bombings that killed 20 people during a Sunday church service in the country’s restive south, six days after a referendum on autonomy for the mainly Muslim region returned an overwhelming “yes” vote.

Canada PM Fires Ambassador To China

3 weeks ago /

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has fired his Ambassador to China, who prompted a political furor with comments about Huawei’s high-profile extradition case.

Trudeau Fires Canada's Ambassador To China Amid Huawei Controversy

3 weeks ago /

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has fired Canada's ambassador to China, John McCallum.

India Relocates Crocodiles For World’s Tallest Statue

3 weeks ago /

Indian officials have begun relocating some 300 crocodiles from a reservoir next to the world's tallest statue to allow a seaplane service for visitors.

Brazil Dam Collapse: 300 People Missing

3 weeks ago /

At least 300 people are missing after a dam collapsed at an iron ore mine in south-eastern Brazil.

Brexit: Justice Secretary Suggests Way Out

3 weeks ago /

Justice secretary David Gauke has become the second cabinet minister to suggest parliament could be given free votes on some Brexit-related issues.

Russia Backs Maduro

3 weeks ago /

Governments across the world are divided over recognition for Nicolas Maduro as president of Venezuela.

Brexit: Queen Elizabeth Calls For “Common Ground”

3 weeks ago /

Queen Elizabeth has urged people to find "common ground" and to respect "different points of view".

U.S., U.K. Warn Against Undermining Nigeria’s Electoral Process

4 weeks ago /

The governments of the united states and the united kingdom have reaffirmed their support for the democratic process in Nigeria.

US Shutdown: Trump Delays State Of The Union Address

4 weeks ago /

US President Donald Trump says he will not deliver his annual State of the Union speech until after the government shutdown is over.

U.S Senate To Vote On Govt Shutdown

4 weeks ago /

There was no sign of quick relief for 800,000 federal workers going without pay because of the partial government shutdown as the U.S. Senate scheduled votes on competing proposals to end the month-long impasse that both faced long odds.

Group Demands Justice For Murdered Ghanaian Journalist Ahmed Hussein-Suale

1 month ago /

Reactions are now trailing the assassination of Ahmed Hussein-Suale an undercover investigator and key member of Anas Aremeyaw Anas' Tiger-eye private investigations team in Ghana.

Brexit: Theresa May Continues Cross-Party Talks

1 month ago /

British Prime Minister, Theresa May, will address the commons as she tries to convince Tory Brexiteers and dup MPs to back her withdrawal deal by resolving Irish backstop concerns.

10 UN Peacekeepers Killed In Mali

1 month ago /

Ten UN peacekeepers from Chad have been killed in an attack by suspected Islamist Militants in Northern Mali.