Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu should be charged with bribery and fraud, police have said.
Posted 2018/12/02 14:02:00
France's president has visited the graffiti-damaged Arc de Triomphe after hundreds of people were arrested during the country's worst riots in 50 years.
Posted 2018/12/02 08:48:00
China and the United States have agreed to halt new tariffs, as the two countries aim to reach a trade agreement within 90 days, the White House has said.
Posted 2018/12/02 03:13:00
Russian President Vladimir Putin and Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman exchanged a high-five and laughed heartily together on Friday as they took seats next to each other at a plenary session of the Group of 20 summit.Source
Posted 2018/12/01 01:39:10
Chinese President Xi Jinping and the leaders of major developing economies condemned protectionism at a G20 summit in Argentina on Friday overshadowed by U.S. President Donald Trump's threat to escalate tariffs on China.Source
Posted 2018/12/01 01:39:03
Myanmar youth activist and television host Thinzar Shun Lei Yi would once have called herself one of Aung San Suu Kyi's greatest fans. Now, she is one of her most vocal critics.Source
Posted 2018/12/01 01:08:14
French authorities have drafted thousands of additional police officers into Paris ahead of a third demonstration on Saturday by protesters angry at high fuel prices as security officials warned of renewed violence.Source
Posted 2018/12/01 01:03:21
Thousands of demonstrators marched in Buenos Aires on Friday to protest the G20's economic policies as the world's leading industrialized nations opened their annual summit in the Argentine capital.Source
Posted 2018/12/01 00:56:42
Website Nile Net Online promises Egyptians "true news" from its offices in the heart of Cairo's Tahrir Square, "to expand the scope of freedom of expression in the Arab world."Source
Posted 2018/12/01 00:51:21
France and Japan's leaders met for bilateral talks to avert a diplomatic row over the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi alliance on Friday following the surprise arrest of its Chairman Carlos Ghosn in Japan.Source
Posted 2018/12/01 00:31:04
Britain's post-Brexit immigration system will enable businesses to bring in high-skilled workers from the rest of the world, but firms should also do more to train up young British people, Prime Minister Theresa May said.Source
Posted 2018/11/30 23:08:30
British Prime Minister Theresa May told Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman that he should take action to prevent the recurrence of incidents like the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, her office said on Friday.Source
Posted 2018/11/30 23:06:33
Theresa May has confronted the Saudi crown prince over Jamal Khashoggi's murder, telling him he must take action to ensure "such a deplorable incident" does not happen again.
Posted 2018/11/30 22:24:00
Oil prices retreated on Friday amid a global glut, racking up a 20 percent drop for November, while world equity markets were mixed ahead of weekend talks between U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese leader Xi Jinping.Source
Posted 2018/11/30 21:57:25
EU antitrust regulators have asked Google's rivals if the internet search giant unfairly demotes local search competitors, according to a questionnaire seen by Reuters, a move which could lead to a fourth case against the Alphabet unit.Source
Posted 2018/11/30 20:04:57
Progress has been made on the issue of trade for the final communique of the G20 meeting, Argentine Foreign Minister Jorge Faurie said on Friday.Source
Posted 2018/11/30 19:22:30
Russian economy minister Maxim Oreshkin said that G20 leaders were likely to sign a final declaration, or communique, which as of the start of the G20 summit on Friday, had yet to be finalised.Source
Posted 2018/11/30 18:59:02
A powerful 7.0 magnitude earthquake has struck Alaska and prompted fears of a tsunami in the US state.
Posted 2018/11/30 18:14:00
The US has signed a new trade deal with Canada and Mexico, described by Donald Trump as a "model agreement".
Posted 2018/11/30 12:48:00
Ukraine on Friday banned Russian men of combat age from entering the country, a move introduced under martial law after Russia fired on and captured three Ukrainian naval ships off Crimea last weekend.Source
Posted 2018/11/30 12:11:23