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    Obama laments lack of US climate leadership in Paris

    Reuters | Updated at 02:07pm on December 03, 2017

    Former president Barack Obama lamented the lack of US leadership in the fight against climate change during a visit to Paris on Saturday, in...

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    UK cyber agency targets Kaspersky in warning on Russian software

    Reuters | Updated at 08:35am on December 02, 2017

    Britain's main cyber security agency on Friday warned British government agencies to avoid using anti-virus software from Russian companies, the latest in a series of...

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    Expect more war, hunger, extremism in 2018: report

    Reuters . Geneva | Updated at 12:49am on December 01, 2017

    Humanitarian crises around the world will worsen next year, with no let-up in civil wars in Africa, near-famines in war-torn regions and the threat of...

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    Bosnian war criminal dies after drinking poison

    Reuters . The Hague | Updated at 12:05am on November 30, 2017

    A former Bosnian Croat military commander swallowed what he said was poison in a UN war crimes courtroom on Wednesday and died shortly after losing...

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    Muslim cultural centre vandalised in Warsaw

    Agence France-Presse . Warsaw | Updated at 12:23am on November 28, 2017

    Vandals smashed a dozen windows at the Muslim Cultural Centre in Warsaw, which houses one of the two mosques in the Polish capital, police said...

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    Prince Harry to marry girlfriend Meghan Markle next year

    BBC | Updated at 06:58pm on November 27, 2017

    Prince Harry is to marry his American actress girlfriend Meghan Markle. The prince, fifth in line to the throne, will marry Markle next spring and...

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    Pope can help but Rohingya ‘have to go back’: Cardinal

    Agence France-Presse . Vatican City | Updated at 12:05am on November 27, 2017

    The top Catholic official in Bangladesh hopes Pope Francis’s visit there and to Myanmar will bolster moves to alleviate the Rohingya refugee crisis that has...

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    Putin signs ‘foreign agent’ media law

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 08:50am on November 26, 2017

    President Vladimir Putin on Saturday signed into law new rules on international media organisations present in Russia being termed ‘foreign agents’, following US pressure on...

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    Thousands of Poles protest new court reforms

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 10:20am on November 25, 2017

    Thousands of Poles rallied across the country Friday to denounce the latest version of controversial court reforms pushed by the ruling conservatives, which critics say...

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    12 dead in Georgia hotel fire

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 08:50am on November 25, 2017

    At least 12 people died and a dozen were injured on Friday as a fire ripped through an upmarket hotel in Georgia's Black Sea resort...