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Feb 20, 2019
BRASILIA — Brazil’s lower chamber handed right-wing President Jair Bolsonaro his first defeat in Congress on Tuesday, the day before his government presents its most important legislative proposal to rein in a gaping budget deficit and spur growth.The house voted overwhelmingly to suspend an executive order by the Bolsonaro government that alt ...
Feb 19, 2019
STRASBOUG, France — The Council of Europe rights body on Tuesday condemned the “inhum ...
Feb 18, 2019
PARIS — A French court on Monday approved cinema screenings of an award-winning direc ...
Feb 17, 2019
LONDON — Britain's Theresa May plans to speak to every European Union leader and the European Commission chief to seek changes to her EU wit ...
Feb 16, 2019
MOSCOW — Thirty years after the Soviet Union left Afghanistan, some Russian politicians are calling for a reassessment of the conflict which ...
Feb 14, 2019
WASHINGTON — Newly empowered Democrats in the US House of Representatives plan to use court documents from Robert Mueller's Russia  ...
Feb 13, 2019
PORT-AU-PRINCE — At least six people have died in nearly weeklong protests demanding that President Jovenel Moise resign in Haiti, which saw ...
Feb 12, 2019
YANGON — Myanmar police fired rubber bullets, tear gas and water cannon on Tuesday to disperse a protest over a statue of independence hero ...
Feb 11, 2019
KABUL — Acting Pentagon chief Patrick Shanahan arrived in Afghanistan on an unannounced visit on Monday as the United States leads a push fo ...
Feb 10, 2019
PARIS — A yellow vest demonstrator lost his hand during clashes with police outside the main parliament building in Paris on Saturday, witne ...
Feb 09, 2019
LONDON — Cambridge University student Lara Spirit has shelved her studies to fight against Brexit — something she said is being unfairly imp ...
Feb 07, 2019
MEDAN, Indonesia — Almost 200 men identified by police as Bangladeshi have been found crammed into a shophouse in Indonesia, authorities sai ...
Feb 06, 2019
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump told Americans on Tuesday his administration had accelerated talks for a political settlement in Afghani ...

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