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    US, Europe clash over Washington’s global retreat

    Agence France-Presse . Munich, Germany | Updated at 11:47pm on February 15, 2020

    US secretary of state Mike Pompeo on Saturday traded barbs with European leaders over diminishing Western influence, rejecting as ‘grossly over-exaggerated’ their claims that Washington...

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    COVID-19 outbreak claims 1,500 lives in China

    Agence France-Presse. Beijing | Updated at 11:13am on February 15, 2020

    The death toll from China’s new Coronavirus epidemic surged past 1,500 on Saturday after 143 more people died in the country, according to official data....

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    China virus death toll nears 1,400

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 12:00pm on February 14, 2020

    The death toll from China’s virus epidemic neared 1,400 on Friday with six medical workers among the victims, underscoring the country’s struggle to contain a...

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    Global fears rise as 563 killed in China virus

    Agence France Presse. Wuhan | Updated at 11:15am on February 06, 2020

    China’s coronavirus crisis deepened on Thursday with the death toll soaring to 563, as thousands of people trapped on quarantined cruise ships added to the...

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    Coronavirus kills 213 in China, WHO declares global warning

    Agence France-Presse. Wuhan | Updated at 10:50am on January 31, 2020

    The World Health Organisation declared a global emergency over the new coronavirus outbreak, as China reported on Friday the death toll had climbed to 213...

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    Coronavirus death toll hits 132 in China, 6000 infections confirmed

    Agence France-Presse. Wuhan | Updated at 10:49am on January 29, 2020

    Hundreds of American and Japanese nationals on Wednesday escaped the quarantined Chinese city of Wuhan, the centre of coronavirus epidemic, as the death toll soared...

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    Licence-less Klinsmann left red-faced before Bayern clash

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 11:48pm on January 15, 2020

    With the Bundesliga resuming this weekend, ex-Germany and USA head coach Jurgen Klinsmann has been left red-faced after it emerged the Hertha Berlin boss is...

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    Trump pulls back from war with Iran

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 11:07pm on January 09, 2020

    President Donald Trump pulled back from the brink of war with Iran on Wednesday, saying that Tehran appeared to be ‘standing down’ after firing missiles...

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    Missiles hit Green Zone, Iraq base housing US troops

    Agence France-Presse . Baghdad, Iraq | Updated at 01:02am on January 05, 2020

    Two mortar rounds hit the Iraqi capital’s Green Zone on Saturday and two rockets slammed into a base housing US troops, security sources said, a...

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    Facebook investigates latest data breach

    Agence France-Presse. San Francisco | Updated at 12:23pm on December 20, 2019

    Facebook on Thursday said that it was investigating a report that a database containing names and phone numbers of more than 267 million users was...