Canada will create a legal framework to guarantee the rights of indigenous people in all government decisions, doing away with policies built to serve colonial interests, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Wednesday.
The United States is open to talks with North Korea, but only to convey the U.S. stance that “the most tyrannical and oppressive regime on the planet” must give up its nuclear weapons, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said on Wednesday
US President Donald Trump today denounced domestic violence, days after defending former White House Staff Secretary and his close aide Rob Porter, who was accused by his ex-wives of domestic abuse.
A French court on Wednesday discharged Jawad Bendaoud, the landlord who provided his apartment to terrorists who killed 130 people here in November 2015.
Egypt’s public prosecutor ordered the arrest of former Islamist Presidential candidate Abdel Moneim Abol Fotouh for contacts with the banned Muslim Brotherhood group
South African President Jacob Zuma announced his immediate resignation today after the ruling ANC party threatened to eject him from office via a parliamentary vote of no confidence.
A shooter opened fire at a Florida high school on Wednesday, killing multiple people and sending hundreds of students fleeing into the streets before being taken into custody by law enforcement
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Wednesday that work on a new plan for achieving peace in the Middle East peace is “fairly well advanced.”
A 33-year-old British-Pakistani man was today sentenced to life imprisonment by a UK court which found him guilty of kidnapping, raping and murdering his 20-year-old Indian-origin niece.
Myanmar has handed over to Dhaka a list of 508 Hindus and 750 Muslims, verified as its residents in the first batch of refugees to be repatriated from Bangladesh under the recent deal between the two governments
Pakistan’s anti-corruption watchdog today asked authorities to place ousted premier Nawaz Sharif, his daughter and son-in-law on the Exit Control List to prevent them from leaving the country.
India and Iran will discuss regional and international issues of “mutual interest” during a three-day visit of Iranian president Hassan Rouhani starting tomorrow.
At least one person was shot and wounded at the U.S. National Security Agency’s headquarters at Fort Meade, Maryland, on Wednesday and one person was in custody, but officials have secured the area and there was no continuing threat, local media reported.
US trade sanctions will hit the world economy, Beijing warned today, after President Donald Trump threatened to impose fresh tariffs on imports from China.
Beijing has no idea why the U.S. feels “so insecure,” a Chinese spokesman said today, responding to an American government report singling out China as among the countries posing the greatest cyber threats.
Israeli police have recommended indictment of the country’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in two cases – Case 1000 and Case 2000.
Pakistan is not complying with the UN Security Council resolutions on sanctions against terrorists, the US has said amid reports that it is spearheading an effort along with India to get Islamabad included in an international terrorist-financing watchlist.
The United States has put forward a motion to place Pakistan on a global terrorist-financing watchlist with an anti-money-laundering monitoring group, according to a senior Pakistani official.
Japan’s economy grew for the eighth straight quarter at the end of 2017, government data showed today, the longest period of expansion since the boom days of the late 1980s.
President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer told the New York Times he paid USD 130,000 of his own money to a porn star who once said she had an affair with Trump.
The top of the Empire State Building in Manhattan here shined in red and gold at sunset to celebrate the Chinese Lunar New Year that falls on February 16.
A gleaming monument to the ambition and creativity of its age, the world’s largest Victorian glasshouse will once again welcome visitors to see some of the world’s rarest plants following a lengthy facelift.
German Social Democratic Party (SPD) leader Martin Schulz announced on Tuesday to resign with immediate effect as Party chairman.
China is carrying out a well-orchestrated strategy to replace United States as a global power, top American lawmakers and spymaster said today.
President Donald Trump is donating his fourth-quarter salary in 2017 to the Transportation Department to help address the nation’s infrastructure.
South Korea approved on Wednesday the use of a record 2.86 billion won ($2.64 million) to bankroll the cost of hosting hundreds of visiting North Koreans during the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics
Dutch Foreign Minister Halbe Zijlstra resigned on Tuesday over lying about a 2006 meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, ahead of a debate on his position in the Dutch lower house of parliament.