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Ex-FBI chief Comey: Trump undermines...

Ex-FBI chief Comey: Trump undermines...

North America

Tue, Dec 18 2018

Cohen was sentenced to three years' prison last Wednesday for crimes including orchestrating hush...

Afghanistan ceasefire push in focus...

Afghanistan ceasefire push in focus...

South Asia

Tue, Dec 18 2018

The three-day meeting in Abu Dhabi is at least the third time that US special peace envoy Zalmay Khalilzad...

Malaysia files criminal charges against...

Malaysia files criminal charges against...

South Asia

Mon, Dec 17 2018

The US Department of Justice has said about $4.5 billion was misappropriated from 1MDB, including some...

N Korea warns US sanctions may 'block...

N Korea warns US sanctions may 'block...

World

Mon, Dec 17 2018

The warning from the North came days after the US said it was imposing sanctions on three senior North...

North Korea condemns US sanctions, warns...

North Korea condemns US sanctions, warns...

East Asia

Sun, Dec 16 2018

North Korea's foreign ministry said in a statement that Washington had taken 'sanctions measures...

US federal judge rules Obamacare...

US federal judge rules Obamacare...

North America

Sat, Dec 15 2018

District Judge Reed O’Connor ruled that under the logic of the landmark 2012 Supreme Court ruling...

Russia ready to discuss inspections...

Russia ready to discuss inspections...

World

Fri, Dec 14 2018

It gave Moscow a deadline of 60 days or it would begin to withdraw from the pact

Trump's son-in-law Kushner possible...

Trump's son-in-law Kushner possible...

North America

Fri, Dec 14 2018

Kushner, an influential White House adviser and husband of Trump's daughter Ivanka, met with the...

Kremlin: US charges against Russian...

Kremlin: US charges against Russian...

North America

Fri, Dec 14 2018

Butina was arrested in July this year and became a minor cause celebre in Russia, with the foreign ministry...

Defying Trump, US Senate advances measure...

Defying Trump, US Senate advances measure...

North America

Thu, Dec 13 2018

Eleven of Trump's fellow Republicans joined Democrats to provide the 60 votes needed to advance the...

US adds Pakistan to blacklist for religious...

US adds Pakistan to blacklist for religious...

World

Wed, Dec 12 2018

Pakistan recently charged a hardline cleric, Khadim Hussain Rizvi, with terrorism and sedition after...

In heated on-camera clash, Trump fights...

In heated on-camera clash, Trump fights...

World

Wed, Dec 12 2018

If the impasse cannot be resolved by December 21, about one-quarter of the federal government immediately...

Trump considering several candidates...

Trump considering several candidates...

World

Tue, Dec 11 2018

The new chief of staff will have to navigate a challenging political environment as Trump begins his...

Saudi, US snub of climate report unsettles...

Saudi, US snub of climate report unsettles...

World

Tue, Dec 11 2018

Trump announced in June last year that the United States would pull out of the 197-party Paris Agreement,...

Ex-US senators warn of 'constitutional...

Ex-US senators warn of 'constitutional...

World

Tue, Dec 11 2018

The 44 include Democrats such as Bill Bradley and John Kerry and Republicans such as Ben Nighthorse Campbell...

Nations adopt UN global migration pact...

Nations adopt UN global migration pact...

World

Tue, Dec 11 2018

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres said migration needed better management and rich countries would...

Trump's potential next chief of staff...

Trump's potential next chief of staff...

World

Mon, Dec 10 2018

The impending departure leaves Trump reliant on a reduced group of key advisers even as he prepares to...

US, Saudi Arabia back-of-the-pack on...

US, Saudi Arabia back-of-the-pack on...

World

Mon, Dec 10 2018

A major UN report in October concluded that CO2 emission levels must drop a quarter within 12 years to...

Huawei arrest stokes fears of China...

Huawei arrest stokes fears of China...

World

Fri, Dec 7 2018

A number of attendees said their companies were considering restricting non-essential China travel and...

Trump picks US attorney general Barr...

Trump picks US attorney general Barr...

North America

Fri, Dec 7 2018

If confirmed by the Senate, Barr would take over from Matthew Whitaker, who has been serving in an acting...

US lawmaker places resolution on Bangladesh...

US lawmaker places resolution on Bangladesh...

Election

Fri, Dec 7 2018

Republican lawmaker William R Keating submitted the resolution on December 6 which was then referred...