Congressional Democrats on Tuesday rammed through a resolution that makes it easier to take legal recourse against Donald Trump’s administration, intensifying their standoff with the president over subpoenas related to the Russia interference probe.
Kim Jong Nam was an informant for the US CIA, the Wall Street Journal reports.
Iran has followed through on a threat to accelerate its production of enriched uranium, the head of the UN atomic watchdog says.
US President Donald Trump renewed his threat Monday to impose tariffs on Mexico as controversy erupted over what exactly is in the countries’ new migration deal, which the Mexican government admitted would be reviewed in 45 days.
Nearly 200 business leaders on Monday endorsed an open letter on abortion rights, saying conservative efforts to restrict “comprehensive reproductive care” would be bad for both employees and customers.
A campaign of civil disobedience to demand civilian rule starts in Sudan.
Modi makes an unexpected visit to a Colombo church bombed in Easter attacks.
Sri Lanka’s intelligence chief is sacked over security lapses before the bombings.
US President Donald Trump tweeted on Friday that NASA should stop talking about going back to the Moon.
Indian leader Narendra Modi on Saturday inaugurated a coastal radar system and military training centre in the Maldives on Saturday, as New Delhi seeks to fend off Chinese influence in the strategically-placed nation.
The Philippine government attacked United Nations human rights experts on Saturday for “unpardonable intrusions”, after a call for an international investigation into killings linked to President Rodrigo Duterte’s war on drugs.
Boris Johnson, considered the frontrunner to succeed British Prime Minister Theresa May, said on Saturday he would refuse to pay the country’s Brexit bill until the EU agrees better withdrawal terms.
The US ambassador has said Israel has the right to annex at least “some” of the occupied West Bank, in comments likely to deepen Palestinian opposition to a long-awaited US peace plan.
Thailand’s junta chief Prayut Chan-O-Cha is elected as the kingdom’s first civilian prime minister since the 2014 coup he led.
Chinese President Xi Jinping begins a three-day visit to “best friend” Vladimir Putin with a touch of panda diplomacy.
Authorities blocked a new caravan of Central American migrants Wednesday after they entered Mexico bound for the United States, as the government scrambled to dodge President Donald Trump’s threat to impose tariffs over undocumented immigration.
Rival camps in Thailand’s new parliament make their case for the kingdom’s next PM.
Australian police raid ABC’s headquarters over leaks showed Australian special forces had killed innocent men in Afghanistan.
US President Donald Trump courted candidates to replace Prime Minister Theresa May during his state visit to Britain on Tuesday, as the first leadership debates kicked off in parliament.
The Democrat-dominated House of Representatives approved a bill Tuesday that would create a path to citizenship for hundreds of thousands of undocumented immigrants, but it faces dubious Senate chances.
4 people are dead and 2 injured in Australia after a gunman opened fire late Tuesday in Darwin’s, city centre police said.
Sri Lanka’s Muslim ministers resign en masse over widespread hate attacks.
Sudan’s military on Tuesday cancelled a power-transfer agreement with protesters and called for elections within nine months, a day after forcefully breaking up a weeks-long sit-in, leaving more than 30 dead.
The deaths in Canada of more than a thousand aboriginal women and girls in recent decades was a national genocide, a government inquiry into murdered and missing indigenous women concluded in a report on Monday.
Donald Trump and Queen Elizabeth hailed the bonds between the United States and the United Kingdom on Monday after the US president was feted with a day of pomp designed to bolster an alliance strained by discord over Brexit and China.
Sri Lanka’s suspended police chief petitions the Supreme Court, accusing the President of failing to prevent the Easter bombings.
Pompeo worries that the Middle East peace plan will be considered “unworkable,”.
A senior North Korean official reportedly purged after talks collapsed between leader Kim Jong Un and US President Donald Trump appeared at an arts performance with the country’s top brass, official media reported Monday.
The new leader of Australia’s opposition Anthony Albanese has revealed his shadow ministry, pledging to hold the government to account.