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Jul 18, 2019
KINSHASA — The World Health Organisation (WHO) on Wednesday declared the Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) a "public health emergency of international concern," a rare designation only used for the gravest epidemics.The year-old Ebola epidemic in the eastern part of the DRC, the second deadliest on record, has largely bee ...
Jul 17, 2019
PHNOM PENH — Cambodia will send back 1,600 tonnes of plastic waste found in shipping ...
Jul 16, 2019
MEXICO CITY — As a child living in poverty in Mexico, he peddled fruit just to eat. ...
Jul 15, 2019
WASHINGTON — US President Donald Trump, shrugging off criticism from Democrats and even some members of his Republican Party, stepped u ...
Jul 14, 2019
ROME — Landfills in flames and rats feasting on waste in the streets have sparked health fears in Rome, as doctors warn families to steer cl ...
Jul 13, 2019
BEIJING — China demanded on Tuesday that the United States “immediately cancel” a potential sale of $2.2 billion in arms to self-ruled ...
Jul 11, 2019
WASHINGTON — Escalating his attacks on Silicon Valley, President Donald Trump hinted on Thursday at new regulations on social media as he ga ...
Jul 11, 2019
COPENHAGEN — In Greenland, climate change isn't just a danger to ecosystems but also a threat to history, as global warming is affecting arc ...
Jul 11, 2019
LONDON — Britain’s ambassador to Washington resigned Wednesday after being targeted by US President Donald Trump over the leak of highly cri ...
Jul 09, 2019
JAKARTA — Indonesia said on Tuesday it would send more than 210 tonnes of garbage back to Australia, as southeast Asian nations push back ag ...
Jul 09, 2019
AGRA, India — At least 29 people were killed and 18 others injured when a bus careered off a notorious Indian highway after the driver appar ...
Jul 07, 2019
HONG KONG — Fresh political violence broke out in Hong Kong on Sunday night as riot police baton-charged anti-government protesters seeking ...
Jul 06, 2019
LOS ANGELES — Southern California was hit by its largest earthquake in two decades on Friday, a 7.1-magnitude tremour that rattled residents ...

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