Stories about Worldwide

Apr 20 2017

United Nations votes to close, replace Haiti peacekeeping mission

This photo taken on October 15, 2016 shows Brazilian members of the United Nations Stabilization Mission In Haiti (MINUSTAH) securing a perimeter before the arrival of fo...

Apr 20 2017

Gorsuch era on United States high court begins with his first three cases

For a moment, it was nearly as if Gorsuch was trying to follow in the footsteps of the late Justice Scalia, an avowed textualist. Gorsuch waited barely 10 minutes into ...

Apr 20 2017

The election is on. Prepare for seven weeks of solid Corbyn-bashing

Tomorrow he'll make his first big election speech, his first big chance to recast that argument. Labour MP Gisela Stuart has predicted her party will lose the 2017 gen...

Apr 20 2017

Arsene Wenger Has Created The Invisibles - Chris Sutton

A humiliating three-nil defeat to Cyrstal Palace faded Arsenal's top-four hopes as they were pushed to sixth place in the Premier League points table earlier today. "I'...

Apr 20 2017

Trump, Saudi king discuss US strikes on Syria

He said Western allegations that Assad's regime was behind a chemical weapons attack last week were "baseless" and suggested it was carried out by rebel groups to influen...

Apr 20 2017

General Election 2017: Labour "relish" snap election

Echoing comments made by Mrs May in her statement when calling the election, he said: "The Prime Minister is involved in the most hard negotiations ever imaginable for an...

Apr 20 2017

Jakarta rejects Christian governor, early results show

Basuki Tjahaja Purnama of blasphemy. His troubles began in September when he lightheartedly said in a speech that his rivals were tricking people into voting against hi...

Apr 20 2017

North Korea 'ready for nuclear attack'

The fact is that, since North Korea began developing nuclear weapons for its own survival, the situation on the Korean Peninsula and in Northeast Asia have become much mo...

Apr 20 2017

Schlafly: Trump's "Buy American, Hire American"

In the document, known to the White House as the "Buy American and Hire American " order, Trump also seeks changes in government procurement that would boost purchases o...

Apr 20 2017

Facebook murder suspect recognized at McDonald's after ordering McNuggets; employee alerted police

Police picked up the trail in a chase that lasted 2 miles before Stephens took his own life, authorities said . "We are grateful that this has ended". He also blamed h...

Apr 20 2017

Clinton apologised to Obama on election night: Book

Hillary Clinton has attributed her epic loss in November to a handful of reasons including WikiLeaks, misogyny and FBI Director James Comey . A new book detailing the ...

Apr 20 2017

Violence spikes in Indian Kashmir after videos inflame tension

With the Indian Army facing flak for using a man as a shield against stone pelters in Jammu and Kashmir, a former chief has said the action was a violation of its cod...

Apr 20 2017

U.S. backtracks on 'armada' sailing towards North Korea

Pacific Command spokesperson told the Post in a statement. Joel Wit, a co-founder of the 38 North program of the US-Korea Institute at Johns Hopkins University, sai...

Apr 20 2017

Turkey electoral board rejects request to annul referendum

Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said that Erdogan would be allowed to join the AKP once the official result of Sunday's referendum are announced, a vote which the govern...

Apr 20 2017

US officials say Russian inaction enabled Syria chemical attack

As Trump sends missiles into Syria - in response to the devastating chemical weapon attack on civilians - further conflict with Syria or possibly even Russian Federation ...

Apr 20 2017

Victoria Beckham wears posh frock to accept OBE from Prince William

After being awarded the title, Victoria said: "It was an absolute pleasure to be at Buckingham Palace today". The designer was supported by her husband David Beckham an...

Apr 20 2017

No breakthrough in Panama Case verdict: Aitezaz Ahsan

The judges come out in the open, if they want to discuss it. A five-member bench of the apex court led by Justice Asif Saeed Khosa will announce the judgment at 2 p.m. ...

Apr 20 2017

Warren Gatland names 41-man Lions squad to face the All Blacks

Warburton, who has won 74 Wales caps and led his country in two World Cup campaigns, is now injured. The Athlone man is part of a 41-man squad named by head coach Warre...

Apr 20 2017

Blue Jackets stay alive in National Hockey League playoffs with win over Penguins

The Columbus Blue Jackets scored more goals in the first six minutes of Sunday's game than in their first two playoff games combined. "Ugly" is a pretty good word to ...

Apr 20 2017

Egypt identifies Alexandria church bomber as fugitive with militant ties

In March the same year, 13 people were killed in clashes between Muslims and Copts in Cairo's working class neighborhood of Moqattam, where around 1,000 Christians had ...