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    Death sentence over deadly 1984 anti-Sikh riots

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 01:37am on November 21, 2018

    An Indian court Tuesday handed down a rare death sentence over anti-Sikh riots in 1984 that left nearly 3,000 dead following the assassination of prime minister Indira Gandhi....

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    Ivanka used personal email for govt business: report

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 01:39am on November 21, 2018

    The US president’s daughter and senior adviser Ivanka Trump used a personal email account for government business in violation of federal records rules, The Washington Post reported Monday....

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    EU ministers agree terms of ‘painful’ Brexit divorce

    Agence France-Presse . Brussels | Updated at 12:00am on November 20, 2018

    European ministers signed off Britain’s draft divorce deal on Monday as they launched a ‘painful’ final week of negotiations on future cross-Channel ties.Brexit negotiator Michel...

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    Chicago hospital shooting leaves 4 dead

    Reuters . Chicago | Updated at 12:15am on November 21, 2018

    A gunman shot a doctor to death outside a Chicago hospital on Monday before storming the facility and killing a pharmaceutical assistant and a police officer during an exchange of gunfire and dying in the rampage, officials said....

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    Sri Lanka reinstates top detective after outcry

    Agence-France-Presse . Colombo | Updated at 01:26am on November 21, 2018

    Sri Lankan police reversed on Tuesday a decision sacking a top detective investigating a string of high-profile gruesome cases involving the rich and powerful, following intense protests....

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    Imran lashes out at Trump ‘tirade’

    Reuters . Islamabad | Updated at 12:00am on November 20, 2018

    Pakistani prime minister Imran Khan on Monday lashed out at US president Donald Trump following his remarks that Pakistan doesn’t ‘do a damn thing’ for...

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    World powers clash over chemical arms watchdog’s new role

    Agence France-Presse . The Hague | Updated at 12:00am on November 20, 2018

    World powers traded accusations of hypocrisy in bitter clashes on Monday over the global toxic weapons watchdog’s new ability to attribute blame for attacks like...

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    Victims mourned as toll hits 77 in California wildfire

    Agence-France-Presse . Paradise | Updated at 12:00am on November 20, 2018

    The toll from the deadliest and most destructive wildfire in California’s history rose further on Sunday to 77, the sheriff’s office said, after a vigil...