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    Supreme Court chief Justice issues extraordinary rebuke of Trump

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 11:59am on November 22, 2018

    US Supreme Court chief Justice John Roberts issued an extraordinary rebuke of Donald Trump on Wednesday after the president criticised a ruling he said was...

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    Khashoggi murder: Trump ignores US leverage over Riyadh

    Agence France-Presse . Riyadh | Updated at 11:31am on November 22, 2018

    US president Donald Trump has doubled down on his partnership with Saudi Arabia, calling it an indispensable ally after a journalist's grisly murder, but critics...

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    WTO to rule in spat over US tariffs

    Agence France-Presse . Geneva | Updated at 11:06am on November 22, 2018

    The World Trade Organisation agreed Wednesday to hear complaints from a range of countries over new US steel and aluminium tariffs, as well as complaints...

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    Yemen crisis: 85,000 children 'dead from malnutrition'

    BBC | Updated at 01:24pm on November 21, 2018

    An estimated 85,000 children under the age of five may have died from acute malnutrition in three years of war in Yemen, a leading charity...

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    Trump defends Ivanka's private emails as lawmakers launch probe

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 09:41am on November 21, 2018

    US president Donald Trump acknowledged Tuesday that his daughter had used a private email account for government business, but rejected parallels between Ivanka Trump and...

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    US to give Saudis a pass even if crown prince behind murder

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 09:11am on November 21, 2018

    President Donald Trump vowed Tuesday to stick by ally Saudi Arabia even while admitting that de facto leader crown prince Mohammed bin Salman may have...

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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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    Clashes resume in Hodeidah

    Reuters . Aden | Updated at 01:38am on November 21, 2018

    Intense fighting broke out in Yemen’s port city of Hodeidah late on Monday, shattering a lull in violence that had raised hopes of a ceasefire between a Saudi-led coalition and Houthi insurgents as the United Nations tried to resume peace talks....

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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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    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....