Freight train links China with Vietnam

NANCHANG, (Xinhua) -- Freight train services have been launched between Nanchang City in east China's Jiangxi Province and Hanoi in Vietnam. A train loaded with...

Putin, Trump stress diplomatic solution to Korean Peninsula issue — Kremlin

MOSCOW,  (Xinhua) -- Russian President Vladimir Putin and his U.S. counterpart Donald Trump exchanged views on the Korean Peninsula nuclear issue in a phone...

North Korea calls terror relisting ‘serious provocation’ by Trump – state...

SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korea denounced on Wednesday U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to relist it as a state sponsor of terrorism, calling it...

Ex-Bosnian Serb commander Mladic convicted of genocide, gets life in prison

THE HAGUE (Reuters) - A U.N. tribunal on Wednesday convicted former Bosnian Serb military commander Ratko Mladic of genocide and crimes against humanity for...

Boxed in by slow growth, Hammond readies budget

LONDON (Reuters) - Chancellor Philip Hammond will say on Wednesday how much he can afford to help unhappy voters as he faces a potentially...

UK government failed to protect consumers over Hinkley nuclear deal –...

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain’s government failed to protect energy consumers when agreeing a deal to build the Hinkley C nuclear power station and should...

U.S. sanctions 13 Chinese and North Korean organisations

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States on Tuesday imposed sanctions against 13 Chinese and North Korean organisations Washington accused of helping evade nuclear restrictions...

U.S. federal judge overturns Trump’s fund-cutting order to sanctuary cities

SAN FRANCISCO, (Xinhua) -- A U.S. federal judge Monday permanently blocked an executive order by President Donald Trump to punish some sanctuary cities by...

East Asia Summit leaders stress importance of maintaining peace, stability in...

MANILA, Nov. 21 (Xinhua) -- Leaders from the 10 members of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and its dialogue countries have stressed...

Britain to detail Brexit bill when EU agrees to move talks...

LONDON/BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Prime Minister Theresa May will only detail how big a divorce settlement Britain is willing to pay the EU when the...

Azerbaijan a Member of Muslim States is Ready to Promote World...

By Special Correspondent in Baku: - “Today, the Islamic world is dealing with serious problems and conflicts, the wars continue in some Muslim countries, the...

Norway hopes Turkey will accept apology for incident in NATO exercise

OSLO,  (Xinhua) -- Norway's Prime Minister Erna Solberg hoped that Turkey will accept her country's apology after Turkish leaders appeared on an "enemy chart"...

Russia interested in finding solution to Nagorno-Karabakh conflict

By Special Correspondent, Baku: - Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said here on Sunday that Russia is interested in finding a solution to the Nagorno-Karabakh...

Russia, Iran, Turkey prepare for Syrian national dialogue congress

MOSCOW,  (Xinhua) -- Russian, Iranian and Turkish foreign ministers met Sunday in the Turkish city of Antalya to discuss the preparations for a Syrian national dialogue congress,...

Official photo released to mark 70th wedding anniversary of Queen Elizabeth

LONDON (Reuters) - Buckingham Palace issued a new photographic portrait of Queen Elizabeth and her husband Prince Philip on Saturday to mark their upcoming...

Scottish Labour elects Leonard leader as Corbyn puts stamp on party

EDINBURGH (Reuters) - Scottish Labour elected Richard Leonard as its new leader on Saturday, cementing the control of Jeremy Corbyn over Britain’s opposition Labour...

More work to be done to unlock Brexit talks – May,...

GOTHENBURG, Sweden (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May and European Council President Donald Tusk agreed on Friday there was more work to be...

Visitors to UK hits August record after Brexit fall in pound

ON (Reuters) - The number of visitors to Britain hit a record high in August but fewer Britons travelled abroad, the latest sign of...

Kazakhstan’s Foreign Minister HE Mr Kairat Abdrakhmanov, to visit London

(London Post - PR) HE Mr Kairat Abdrakhmanov, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan, will visit London on 20-22 November. During his...

French president’s party hit by defections as it picks leader

PARIS (Reuters) - A revolt by 100 members of French President Emmanuel Macron’s governing party has exposed tensions in the fledgling movement as it...