Greece says new bailout terms agreed with lenders

Greece says new bailout terms agreed with lenders

02 May 2017 – Greek government officials said today they have reached an agreement with its creditors on the terms to restart bailout loan payouts, following months of tough negotiations....

Belarus opposition leader jailed before planned protest

Belarus opposition leader jailed before planned protest

01 May 2017 – The wife of a leading opposition figure in Belarus says he has been arrested and jailed on the eve of a planned protest. Maria Adamovich...

North Korea accuses US of provoking nuclear war

North Korea Accuses US Of Provoking Nuclear War

18 April 2017 – North Korea’s deputy U.N. ambassador accused the United States yesterday of turning the Korean Peninsula into “the world’s biggest hotspot” and creating “a dangerous situation in...

Trump says US-Russia relations at “all-time low”

Trump Says Us-Russia Relations At All-Time Low

13 April 2017 – With tensions rising over Syria and other issues, President Donald Trump said last night that U.S. relations with Russia “may be at an all-time low” as...

Indonesian corruption investigator attacked with chemical

Indonesian Corruption Investigator Attacked With Chemical

11 April 2017 – Police said an anti-corruption commission investigator leading a probe into a scandal that threatens to implicate high-profile Indonesian politicians was attacked earlier today with a chemical...

Japanese population projected to shrink 30% by 2065

Japan's Population Projected To Shrink 30 By 2065

10 April 2017 – Japan’s population is expected to shrink by roughly 30 percent from the level in 2015 to 88.08 million by 2065, with a continuing increase in the...

Basque group ETA say they given up its weapons

Basque group ETA say they given up its weapons

07 April 2017 – The Basque separatist group ETA says it has given up its entire arsenal of weapons and explosives to civil society groups — but warns the process...

Samsung ordered to pay US$11.6m to Huawei over patent case

Samsung ordered to pay US$11.6m to Huawei over patent case

06 April 2017 – A Chinese court has ordered Samsung Electronics’s mainland subsidiaries to pay US$11.60m to Huawei Technologies for patent infringement, the China firm’s first victory against Samsung on...

6.1 magnitude earthquake near Iran’s holy city

6.1 magnitude earthquake near Iran's holy city

05 April 2017 – A powerful magnitude 6.1 earthquake struck northeastern Iran near the holy city of Mashhad earlier today, killing at least one person as residents fled onto the...

Ukraine president condemns attack on Polish Consulate

Ukraine president condemns attack on Polish Consulate

30 March 2017 – Ukraine’s president on last night condemned the overnight shelling of the Polish Consulate in a western city and vowed to track down those responsible. Petro Poroshenko also...