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    Xi urges youth to love Communist Party

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 12:00am on May 01, 2019

    President Xi Jinping urged China’s youth on Tuesday to be loyal to the Communist Party as he sought to whip up patriotic sentiment in a...

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    Sudan army ready to negotiate with opposition

    Reuters . Khartoum | Updated at 12:00am on May 01, 2019

    Sudan’s military rulers said they were ready to negotiate with the opposition over the political future of the country but there should be no further...

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    Uphold rights of Muslims

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 12:00am on May 01, 2019

    UN secretary general Antonio Guterres raised the plight of ethnic Uighur Muslims in Xinjiang region during talks with Chinese leaders and stressed that China must...

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    Trump sues banks in bid to block Congress subpoenas

    Agence France-Presse . New York | Updated at 12:00am on May 01, 2019

    US president Donald Trump, along with his family and businesses, on Monday sued Deutsche Bank and Capital One in an attempt to stop them from...

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    Guaido calls on troops to join him

    Reuters . Caracas | Updated at 12:00am on May 01, 2019

    Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido on Tuesday called for a military uprising to oust president Nicolas Maduro and armed factions clashed at a protest outside...

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    Naruhito new emperor of Japan

    Agence France-Presse . Tokyo | Updated at 04:27pm on April 30, 2019

    Emperor Akihito of Japan formally stepped down Tuesday, the first abdication for 200 years in the world’s oldest monarchy, as his son Naruhito prepared to...

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    Bomb found, one held in Christchurch

    Agence France-Presse . Wellington | Updated at 02:14pm on April 30, 2019

    New Zealand police found a suspected bomb and ammunition Tuesday in a vacant lot in Christchurch, the scene of last month’s mosque shootings which killed...

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    EU extends ban on arms sales to Myanmar

    Agence France-Presse . Brussels | Updated at 02:10am on April 30, 2019

    The EU on Monday extended a ban on selling arms to Myanmar and prolonged sanctions against high-ranking officials over their role in the Rohingya crisis.The...

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    Violence mars voting in India

    Reuters . Mumbai/ Kolkata | Updated at 01:09am on April 30, 2019

    West Bengal state, crucial for prime minister Narendra Modi’s hopes of retaining power, took centre stage in India’s staggered general election on Monday after clashes...

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    Pastor among 6 killed in Burkina Faso church attack

    Reuters . Dakar | Updated at 12:54am on April 30, 2019

    Unidentified gunmen killed a pastor and five congregants at a Protestant church in northern Burkina Faso on Sunday, authorities said, the first attack on a...