Fuel supplies and schools hit on week 3 of ‘yellow vest’...

French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe and President Emmanuel Macron have been lambasted for their handling of the crisis, that has seen at least three...

Qatar to withdraw from OPEC

The tiny, energy-rich Gulf Arab nation of Qatar says it will withdraw from the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) in January. Qatar is...

Pakistani Media and Madrasa’s Foreign Funding must be monitored for Terror...

By Dr Shahid Qureshi :- No one is talking about the direct and indirect funding of foreign agencies in Pakistani media. For Pakistani security...

Erdogan and Xi call for strengthening Turkey-China cooperation

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Chinese President Xi Jinping hold closed-door talks on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Turkish...

France considers state of emergency to prevent a recurrence of riots

French President Emmanuel Macron held an emergency meeting with the prime minister and interior minister to discuss the riots and how to begin a...

Putin says no talks with Ukraine about release of sailors

Russia is resisting international calls to release three Ukrainian naval ships that its border patrols fired upon and seized in the strait near Russian-annexed...

Israeli Police indicted Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife Sara...

Israeli police on Sunday recommended indicting Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife Sara for bribery and other offences, the third such recommendation against...

If the nuclear deal collapses, Iran will restart uranium enrichment

A top official at Iran's Atomic Energy Organisation says Tehran has no reason to stick to the deal if it continues to suffer on...

Mexico gets its first leftist leader in decades

Veteran leftist Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador who will be sworn in as Mexico's next president on Saturday vowed to champion the poor and contain...

Trump and Xi poised for high-stakes summit over trade war

With the United States and China locked in growing disputes over commerce and security, US President Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping are...

Chaos in Paris as protesters battle riot police, over 200 arrested

French authorities have deployed thousands of police on Paris' Champs-Elysees avenue to try to contain protests by people angry over rising taxes and high...

Ukraine bans entry to Russian adult men

Moscow and Kiev have traded angry accusations since Russian navy vessels fired on, boarded and captured the three Ukrainian ships off the Ukrainian peninsula...

As G20 summit opens, contentious issues loom on sidelines

Facing the prospect of a no-statement summit, European delegations were trying to create a common front and may come out with their own separate...

French fuel tax protests spread to Brussels

Belgian police fired water cannons and tear gas to disperse the dozens of protesters inspired by France's "yellow vest" anti-tax movement as they converged...

Data of half billion Marriott guests exposed in massive breach

Marriott hotel said credit card numbers and expiration dates of some guests may have been taken in the massive data breach, which was discovered...

British banking system would survive even worst Brexit: Bank of England

The British banking system would survive the worst Brexit that would throw at it, according to comprehensive set of tests revealed by the Bank...

China calls on G20 members to safeguard free trade and multilateral...

BEIJING, Nov. 29 (Xinhua) -- Economic globalization is the trend of the times, and efforts should be made to safeguard global free trade and...

Turkey and the EU close to visa liberalisation agreement

Turkey and the EU have moved closer to lifting restrictions to Turkish citizens visiting the EU. The European Union (EU) Commissioner Dimitris Avramopoulos stated on...

Ukraine urges NATO to deploy ships in dispute with Russia

Ukraine requests arrival of NATO naval ships in the Sea of Azov to provide security against threats from Russia, but NATO is not expected...

Israel detains at least 50 Palestinians in last 48 hours

The Israeli army says the Palestinians were detained for "suspected involvement in popular terrorist activities," but Palestinians say "real estate deals" in occupied East...