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Mar 27, 2017
BERLIN — German Chancellor Angela Merkel Monday welcomed a surprise state poll triumph by her party as "encouraging" for a September general election, as hype around her main rival fizzled in its first test.With just six months to go until voters decide whether Merkel will have a fourth term, the election in the tiny southwestern state of Saarland ...
Mar 26, 2017
HONG KONG — A Beijing-backed civil servant, Carrie Lam, was chosen to be Hong Kong's ...
Mar 25, 2017
SYDNEY — Sydney's Opera House and Harbour Bridge plunged into darkness on Saturday to ...
Mar 23, 2017
LONDON — The attacker who killed three people near parliament in London before being shot dead was named on Thursday as British-born Khalid ...
Mar 22, 2017
SEOUL  — A new North Korean missile test failed on Wednesday, the South and US said, two weeks after Pyongyang launched four rockets in ...
Mar 21, 2017
WASHINGTON — The Trump administration on Tuesday imposed restrictions on carry-on electronic devices on planes coming to the United States f ...
Mar 20, 2017
LONDON/BRUSSELS — Prime Minister Theresa May will trigger Britain’s divorce proceedings with the European Union on March 29, launching two y ...
Mar 19, 2017
MANILA — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Sunday welcomed the prospect of the International Criminal Court (ICC) putting him on trial ...
Mar 18, 2017
PARIS — Security forces shot dead a man who seized a soldier’s gun at Paris Orly airport in France on Saturday soon after the same man shot ...
Mar 16, 2017
AMSTERDAM — EU leaders lined up on Thursday to congratulate Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte on beating far-rightist Geert Wilders in the fir ...
Mar 15, 2017
YANGON — Raging battles on Myanmar’s border with China have claimed dozens more lives, military and official sources said Wednesday, as the ...
Mar 14, 2017
ANKARA — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Tuesday prompted a fresh outcry in the Netherlands with a jibe about the 1995 Srebrenica ...
Mar 13, 2017
ISTANBUL — The European Union on Monday warned President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to avoid inflammatory rhetoric, as a diplomatic crisis between ...

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