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    Trudeau returns to campaign with promise of lower taxes

    Agence-Presse-France . Montreal | Updated at 12:00am on September 24, 2019

    Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau on Sunday resumed his re-election campaign with a promise to lower taxes, but once again had to apologize for a...

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    Corbyn faces showdown with party members over Brexit

    Reuters . Brighton | Updated at 12:00am on September 24, 2019

    Britain’s opposition Labour Party will vote to decide its Brexit strategy on Monday, with leader Jeremy Corbyn heading for a showdown with his members over...

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    Saudi attack causes rift in Europe

    Reuters . United Nations | Updated at 12:00am on September 24, 2019

    France and Britain were at odds on Monday over who to blame for an attack on Saudi Arabia’s oil facilities, potentially complicating efforts to defuse...

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    Mamata hits out at BJP for creating panic over NRC

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 08:54pm on September 23, 2019

    West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee accused the BJP of creating panic over National Register of Citizens and spotlighted the six deaths in the state...

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    Afghan army raid kills 35 attending wedding party

    Reuters . Helmand | Updated at 05:43pm on September 23, 2019

    At least 35 civilians attending a wedding party were killed and 13 people wounded by explosions and gunfire during a raid by Afghan government forces...

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    Hong Kong mops up after fresh violence, braces for Oct 1 anniversary

    Reuters . Hong Kong | Updated at 04:26pm on September 23, 2019

    Hong Kong cleaned up on Monday and train services in the city resumed, after another weekend of sometimes violent protests that saw pro-democracy activists vandalise...

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    At least 7 killed in Kenyan capital classroom collapse

    Agence France-Presse . Nairobi | Updated at 03:21pm on September 23, 2019

    Seven children died and others were injured when their classroom collapsed on Monday morning in the Kenyan capital Nairobi, medics said...

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    Human rights lawyer detained by Egyptian authorities

    Agence France-Presse . Cairo | Updated at 03:15pm on September 23, 2019

    Egyptian authorities on Sunday detained an award-winning human rights lawyer after she attended judicial investigations into protesters arrested during rare demonstrations against president Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, her lawyer said...

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    Howdy Modi: Trump praises Indian PM

    Reuters. Houston | Updated at 11:05am on September 23, 2019

    US president Donald Trump and Indian prime minister Narendra Modi shared a stage and showered each other with praise on Sunday at a ‘Howdy, Modi!’...

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    India seizes one tonne of ketamine on boat, arrests Myanmar crew

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 02:05am on September 23, 2019

    India’s coast guard has arrested six Myanmar men and seized $42 million worth of ketamine after spotting a suspicious vessel in the Indian Ocean near the Nicobar Islands...