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    Trump weighing all options to fund border wall: White House

    Reuters . Washington | Updated at 03:52pm on February 14, 2019

    US president Donald Trump is weighing every possible option to find money to build his wall along the southern US border, even as he considers a bipartisan border security deal from Congress, his spokeswoman said on Wednesday....

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    Mexican drug lord ‘El Chapo’ convicted by NY jury

    Agence-France-Presse . New York | Updated at 03:51pm on February 14, 2019

    Mexican mobster Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman was convicted Tuesday of crimes spanning a quarter-century in a trial that laid bare his lavish lifestyle and penchant for extreme violence as the head of one of the world’s most powerful gangs....

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    IS defend last Syria redoubt, as family members flee

    Agence France-Presse . Near Baghouz, Syria | Updated at 03:49pm on February 14, 2019

    Jihadist fighters made a desperate last stand in eastern Syria on Wednesday, while their wives and children fled the final, blood-soaked implosion of their ‘caliphate’....

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    15 killed in Nigeria election stampede

    Agence France-Presse .Port Harcourt | Updated at 03:42pm on February 14, 2019

    Fifteen people were killed in a stampede at an election campaign rally in southern Nigeria held by president Muhammadu Buhari, health officials said on Wednesday, in an updated toll....

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    Protesters in India claim victory as citizenship bill stalls

    Reuters . Guwahati | Updated at 03:31pm on February 14, 2019

    Protesters in northeast India claimed victory on Wednesday after a bill that the government says will help Hindus in neighbouring countries settle in India lapsed...

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    Saudi crown prince to visit Indonesia next week

    Agence France-Presse . Jakarta | Updated at 01:25pm on February 14, 2019

    Indonesia will host Saudi Arabian crown prince Mohammed bin Salman for a state visit next week, Jakarta said Thursday, part of an Asian tour that...

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    Philippine journalist released on bail after arrest causes outcry

    Reuters . Manila | Updated at 11:11am on February 14, 2019

    Lawyers for a Philippine news website that has locked horns with president Rodrigo Duterte sought bail on Thursday after the arrest of its chief executive...

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    Judge rules that ex-Trump aide Manafort broke plea deal

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 10:37am on February 14, 2019

    Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort could face a much longer prison sentence than expected after a Washington judge ruled Wednesday that he had broken...

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    27 Iran revolutionary guards killed in suicide bombing

    Reuters . Dubai | Updated at 10:29am on February 14, 2019

    Iranian president Hassan Rouhani blamed the United States and its regional allies on Thursday for a suicide bombing in southeastern Iran that killed 27 members...

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    Not worth talking to US, be careful with Europeans, says Khamenei

    Reuters . Geneva | Updated at 06:43pm on February 13, 2019

    Iran can only lose by negotiating with the United States and must be careful to limit any dealings with some ‘untrustworthy’ European states, the Islamic...

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