Category: World

Uk Pm Mays Conservative Party Urged By Muslim Group To Tackle Islamophobia

LONDON – Britain’s largest Muslim group on Thursday urged Prime Minister Theresa May’s Conservative Party to launch an independent inquiry into...

Red Cross Sends Surgeons Supplies To Gaza To Treat Wounded

GENEVA – The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) said on Thursday it was sending two surgical teams to Gaza and setting up a surgical unit in the...

Fighting Escalates In Libyas Derna Un Says

GENEVA – Fighting has escalated in the Libyan city of Derna, with air raids, shelling of residential areas and heavy ground clashes, the United Nations...

Spanish Pms Future In Balance As No-confidence Debate Starts

MADRID – The future of Spain’s Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy hung in the balance on Thursday, with the opposition Socialists a whisker away from forcing him...

Russias Lavrov Meets North Koreas Kim In Pyongyang Russian Agencies

MOSCOW – Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov met North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during a visit to Pyongyang on Thursday, Russian news agencies reported citing...

Prosecutors Raid Korean Air Over Suspected Embezzlement By Founding Family

SEOUL – South Korean prosecutors raided the headquarters of Korean Air Lines Co Ltd on Thursday over suspected embezzlement, tax evasion and breach of trust by...

Singapore Malaysia Authorities Meet As 1mdb Probe Intensifies

SINGAPORE – Singapore investigators are in the Malaysian capital of Kuala Lumpur to help authorities with an investigation into scandal-plagued state fund 1MDB,...

Assad Says Us Must Leave Syria Vows To Recover Sdf Areas

BEIRUT – President Bashar al-Assad said the United States should learn the lesson of Iraq and withdraw from Syria, and promised to recover areas of the country...

Polls Show Most Italians Want To Stay In Euro

ROME – Two polls show that between 60-72 percent of Italians want the country to remain part of the euro while 23-24 percent would choose to drop the common...

Spectacular Blaze Engulfs Office Building In Australias Sydney

SYDNEY – Flames raced up scaffolding at a Sydney building site on Thursday, in a morning rush-hour fire that prompted the evacuation of nearby offices and caused...