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Infographic: Iran’s speedboat...

Infographic: Iran’s speedboat...

Middle East

Mon, May 20 2019

Iran’s asymmetric naval capabilities include submarine-launched anti-ship missiles, over-the-horizon...

Revolutionary Guards: Iranian missiles...

Revolutionary Guards: Iranian missiles...

Middle East

Fri, May 17 2019

The comments added two days of sabre-rattling between Tehran and Washington

Alabama abortion law draws some criticism,...

Alabama abortion law: US national Republicans...

North America

Fri, May 17 2019

Alabama’s law is the most restrictive in the nation, and abortion rights activists have said they...

Louisiana's Lt governor greets Trump...

Louisiana's Lt governor greets Trump...

Around the Web

Thu, May 16 2019

The socks are complete with imitation hair and available for purchase online

Border security, green card changes...

Border security, green card changes...

South Asia

Thu, May 16 2019

A shift to a more merit-based system prioritizing high-skilled workers would mark a dramatic departure...

Alabama governor signs strictest US...

Alabama governor signs strictest US...

North America

Thu, May 16 2019

The Alabama law would take effect in six months

Bolton beats war drums in US-Iran...

Bolton beats war drums in US-Iran...

North America

Wed, May 15 2019

In Cuba, Venezuela and North Korea, there's no shortage of battlegrounds for Bolton's crusade...

US police launch bid to evict pro-Maduro...

US police launch bid to evict pro-Maduro...

North America

Tue, May 14 2019

Police with flashlights approached the Washington embassy compound Monday night, removed chains attached...

Trump seeks extra $1.6bn in Nasa spending...

Trump seeks extra $1.6bn in Nasa spending...

North America

Tue, May 14 2019

The proposed increase would bring Nasa's total spending level for the 2020 fiscal year to $22.6...

North Korea demands return of US-seized...

North Korea demands return of US-seized...

East Asia

Tue, May 14 2019

It was the first time a North Korean cargo vessel had been seized by the US for sanctions

NY Times: White House reviews military...

NY Times: White House reviews military...

Middle East

Tue, May 14 2019

Defence Secretary Patrick Shanahan presented the plan at a meeting of Trump's top security aides...

Kamala Harris favours look at breaking...

Kamala Harris favours look at breaking...

North America

Mon, May 13 2019

Harris, a US senator and one of more than 20 Democrats seeking the party's nomination for the 2020...

Britain warns of conflict 'by accident'...

Britain warns of conflict 'by accident'...

Middle East

Mon, May 13 2019

Saudi Arabia said Monday that two of its oil tankers were damaged in 'sabotage attacks' in the...

Saudi oil tankers hit by 'sabotage attacks'...

Saudi oil tankers hit by 'sabotage attacks'...

Middle East

Mon, May 13 2019

Saudi Arabia, the Islamic republic's regional arch-rival, condemned 'the acts of sabotage which...

China, US to hold more trade talks as...

China, US to hold more trade talks

World

Sat, May 11 2019

Chinese Vice Premier Liu voiced a measured optimism on reaching a deal

US escalates trade war amid negotiations,...

US escalates trade war amid negotiations,...

East Asia

Fri, May 10 2019

The Commerce Ministry said negotiations were continuing, and that it hopes the United States can meet...

Iran's Revolutionary Guards reject talks...

Iran's Revolutionary Guards reject talks...

Middle East

Fri, May 10 2019

Thousands of Iranians took part in state-sponsored marches on Friday to voice support for the...

US seizes N Korea cargo ship for violating...

US seizes N Korea cargo ship for violating...

North America

Fri, May 10 2019

The US Justice Department said it took possession of the North Korea-registered bulk carrier M/V Wise...

US aircraft carrier passes Suez Canal...

US aircraft carrier passes Suez Canal...

Middle East

Thu, May 9 2019

To reach the Gulf, the carrier must pass through the strategically vital Suez Canal which connects the...

'Hugs not walls' Mexico border reunions...

'Hugs not walls' Mexico border reunions...

North America

Thu, May 9 2019

'US border agencies and institutions created all possible obstacles and invented all possible pretexts...

Infographic: Iran announces partial...

Infographic: Iran announces partial...

Middle East

Wed, May 8 2019

US President Donald Trump’s sanctions against Iran have triggered a collapse in economic growth,...