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    US lawmakers blame Saudi crown prince

    Reuters . Washington | Updated at 01:10am on October 23, 2018

    Top US lawmakers turned their ire on Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman on Sunday and said they believed he ordered the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, although the Trump administration maintained a more cautious stance....

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    Hariri says he is still working to form govt

    Reuters . Beirut | Updated at 01:08am on October 23, 2018

    Efforts to form a new Lebanese government after months of negotiation remain ‘on their way to a solution’, prime minister designate Saad al-Hariri said on Monday....

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    Trump calls US-bound migrant caravan a national emergency

    Reuters . Washington | Updated at 01:13am on October 23, 2018

    US president Donald Trump on Monday said he had alerted the military and federal border authorities that a US-bound migrant caravan from Central America was a national emergency, and that the United States would begin curtailing aid to the region....

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    Working with Trump not always simple, says Trudeau

    Agence France-Presse . Montreal | Updated at 01:21pm on October 22, 2018

    Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau said working with US president Donald Trump was ‘not always simple,’ as he welcomed the successful renegotiation of the North...

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    Taiwan's president meets relatives of 18 killed in worst rail tragedy in decades

    Reuters . Yilan | Updated at 12:08pm on October 22, 2018

    Taiwan president Tsai Ing-wen offered words of comfort and encouragement on Monday as she met relatives of the 18 dead and 187 injured after a...

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    Saudi account of Khashoggi’s death meets growing scepticism

    Agence France-Presse . Dubai | Updated at 12:00am on October 22, 2018

    Saudi Arabia faced a growing chorus of incredulity Sunday over its belated explanation of how critic Jamal Khashoggi died inside its Istanbul consulate, as world powers demanded answers and the whereabouts of his body....

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    US to exit nuclear treaty, citing Russian violations: Trump

    Reuters . Elko | Updated at 10:58am on October 21, 2018

    President Donald Trump said on Saturday the United States will exit the Cold-War era Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty that eliminated a class of nuclear weapons,...

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    Meghan takes break from Australia royal tour

    Agence France-Presse . Sydney | Updated at 02:08am on October 22, 2018

    Meghan, the pregnant wife of Britain’s Prince Harry, is scaling back her engagements during the royal couple’s 16-day Pacific tour, Kensington Palace said Sunday, ahead of their visit to Fiji, Tonga and New Zealand...