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Nov 20, 2017
YANGON — The EU's foreign policy chief on Monday hailed "extremely encouraging" talks with Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi on the Rohingya crisis, welcoming steps towards the repatriation of Muslims driven into Bangladesh.Federica Mogherini joined a stream of diplomats to meet Suu Kyi in recent days as efforts intensify to resolve a crisis that h ...
Nov 19, 2017
ADELAIDE, Australia — From the graveside to the dinner plate, olive oil is being harv ...
Nov 19, 2017
HARARE — Robert Mugabe agreed on Sunday to resign as Zimbabwe's president hours after ...
Nov 18, 2017
COX'S BAZAR, Bangladesh — Widowed and alone 21-year-old Umme Kulthum had hoped for a fresh start in Bangladesh, but was forced into prostitu ...
Nov 16, 2017
MOSCOW — Russia on Thursday named nine US government-sponsored news outlets likely to be labelled "foreign agents" under a new law that is b ...
Nov 15, 2017
KABUL — Afghan opium producers have had a bumper year with output soaring 87 per cent as the area under poppy cultivation hit a record high, ...
Nov 14, 2017
KABUL — Dozens of Afghan police and soldiers have been killed in a wave of Taliban attacks on checkpoints in Afghanistan, officials said Tue ...
Nov 13, 2017
BONN — The carbon dioxide emissions that drive global warming, flat since 2014, are set to rise 2 per cent this year, dashing hopes they had ...
Nov 12, 2017
BONN — Environment campaigners at the ongoing 23rd session of the Conference of the Parties (COP23) in Bonn warned developed countries again ...
Nov 11, 2017
BERLIN — German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Saturday industrialised countries must increase their efforts to fight climate change and G ...
Nov 09, 2017
LONDON — British Prime Minister Theresa May appointed a strong Brexit supporter as aid minister on Thursday following a resignation that lef ...
Nov 08, 2017
WARSAW — Poland plans to restrict Sunday shopping from next year, as the conservative government pushes ahead with what it sees as a return ...
Nov 07, 2017
MADRID — Catalonia’s deposed leader Carles Puigdemont urged the region’s political forces on Tuesday to unite against Spain, as a window for ...

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