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    Democratic presidential candidates push for impeachment after Mueller remarks

    Reuters . Washington | Updated at 09:08pm on May 30, 2019

    Democratic presidential candidates ratcheted up the pressure on US house speaker Nancy Pelosi to start the process of impeaching president Donald Trump after special counsel...

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    Modi sworn in as India’s PM

    Agence-France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 08:03pm on May 30, 2019

    India’s prime minister Narendra Modi launched his historic second term at a solemn ceremony in front of cheering supporters Thursday ahead of unveiling a revamped...

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    Assange ‘not well’, US extradition hearing moved to June

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 05:19pm on May 30, 2019

    Britain’s review of a US request to extradite WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on espionage charges has been moved to June, with his lawyer telling...

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    Strong 6.6 magnitude tremor rocks El Salvador

    Agence France-Presse . San Salvador | Updated at 04:43pm on May 30, 2019

    A shallow 6.6 magnitude’ earthquake struck off the coast of El Salvador on Thursday near San Salvador, the US Geological Survey...

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    Provoking trade war a naked economic terrorism: China

    Reuters. Beijing | Updated at 02:57pm on May 30, 2019

    Provoking trade war is ‘naked economic terrorism’, a senior Chinese diplomat said on Thursday, ramping up the rhetoric against the United States amid...

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    Malaysians to keep using Huawei

    Agence France-Presse . Tokyo | Updated at 02:52pm on May 30, 2019

    Malaysia will continue using Huawei products ‘as much as possible,’ bucking a global trend prompted by security concerns and a United States ban...

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    Countrywide strike against inflation paralyses Argentina

    Agence France-Presse . Buenos Aires | Updated at 02:36pm on May 30, 2019

    Opponents of Argentina’s president Mauricio Macri launched a 24-hour strike on Wednesday to protest the government’s inability to reduce inflation that has...

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    Saudi seeks support against Iran ‘interference’

    Agence France-Presse . Jeddah | Updated at 02:25pm on May 30, 2019

    Saudi Arabia on Wednesday sought to rally support among Islamic nations against arch-rival Iran, demanding ‘firmness’ over attacks on Gulf oil...

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    Law passed in Louisiana banning abortion

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 02:22pm on May 30, 2019

    Louisiana lawmakers on Wednesday passed a bill banning abortions once a fetal heartbeat is detected, joining a string of other US states restricting the...

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    Bus-truck collision leaves 21 dead, 30 injured in Mexico

    Agenge France-Presse . Mexico | Updated at 01:33pm on May 30, 2019

    A semi-truck and a bus carrying passengers back from a pilgrimage...