Membership of Nuclear Suppliers Group not for the US to gift, says China as India insists it has earned its place.
For leftist critics of the EU, reform looks unlikely – but aligning with right-wing Euroskeptics looks worse. Maybe there’s a third option.
Senegal, with backing from leaders in the region, has threatened to invade the Gambia to depose Jammeh if he refuses to hand over power to Adama Barrow.
“When America fails to lead, the world becomes a dangerous place. And when the world becomes more dangerous, the American people become more vulnerable.”
Two days before Trump takes office, Chinese President Xi Jinping said China will build a ‘new model’ of relations with the US.
The cabinet of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi approved a feasibility study on the proposed deal, clearing the way for the start of formal talks.
The attacks show that even if ISIS loses the Iraqi side of its self-styled caliphate, the threat from the group may not subside.
The paper said that the Turkish government’s action is an affront to the freedom of press after the reporter was sent back to London from the airport.
The much-delayed peace talks to begin after the guerrillas release a politician being held hostage.
The statue is of a girl in her mid-teens who wears a traditional “hanbok” dress. She sits next to an empty chair, symbolising victims who have died.
Stepping behind the White House podium for the last time, Obama’s seemed to be addressing an audience of one: the man who will replace him at noon Friday.
“If Obama grants Manning clemency Assange will agree to US extradition despite clear unconstitutionality of DoJ case,” WikiLeaks has tweeted last week.
The ex-National Security Agency contractor shook the American intelligence establishment to its core in 2013 with a series of devastating leaks on mass surveillance in the US and around the world.
The cabinet has refused to endorse a provision in a proposed human rights plan that would have undermined the penal code, which criminalises homosexuality.
In recent days, the missing Pakistani activists have been accused of blasphemy in online posts and by at least three television commentators.
World temperatures hit a record high for the third year in a row in 2016, creeping closer to a ceiling set by the Paris climate change deal.
Under Donald Trump, relations between India and the US are going to soar because he will see India as a natural ally, the Indian-American told The Wire.
Chelsea Manning, who is currently serving a 35-year sentence, will likely be released in May after US President Barack Obama commuted her sentence.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said: “Some countries are not attending the talks, and their role was destructive. They were helping the terrorists.”
While just eight men are enjoying their enormous wealth, people in developing countries such as Malawi are paying 41% of their daily income for a meal.
More than a third of women said they are feeling less tolerant of sexism in their own lives as a result of Trump’s victory, the polling said.
In the 1960s a group of working-class white activists joined forces with the Black Panthers in Chicago to fight systemic class oppression. Could a similar coalition emerge today?
US authorities claim Omar Mateen was self-radicalised and acted alone without assistance or orders from abroad.
State television said the emergency would prevent a power vacuum while the Supreme Court rules on Jammeh’s petition challenging the election result.
Thai transgender activist Nada Chaiyajit petitioned her school to issue her documents according to the gender identity she has chosen, on the basis of her rights.
The governor of Quintana Roo state, Carlos Joaquin, said three attackers and one police officer died in the incident.
The latter part of Leung Chun-ying’s five-year term has been marked by growing separatist sentiment following massive 2014 pro-democracy protests that failed to sway the government’s position on restricting electoral reform.
The British prime minister is overestimating the UK’s place in the world after Brexit as she boldly strides out of the single market.
It was in Africa that he signalled a historic opening toward Cuba, took aim at the twin scourges of corruption and dictatorship and sent thousands of troops to fight one of the most terrifying disease outbreaks in decades.
Rivera, the longest-serving political prisoner in the US from Latin America, has been incarcerated for 35 years.
In a tweet last week, Wikileaks had said Julian Assange would agree to be extradited to the US if Manning was granted clemency.
The Indian Ocean sea floor had been the focus of an almost-three-year long search.
A regional military commander said it was too early to determine the cause of the incident, and that a number of civilians and humanitarian workers had been killed.
China’s mining industry has long been one of the world’s deadliest due to outdated safety standards.
The White House drew a distinction between the unapologetic Snowden and Manning, whom officials noted has expressed remorse and served several years already for her crime.
In his inauguration speech at the second Raisina Dialogue, the prime minister took a stand on China’s grand connectivity project and urged Pakistan to shun terrorism if it wants good relations with India.
The finance minister needs to begin to think of strategies to counter the negative impact of a tax war on business taxation.
Women across the world are often employed in low pay sectors, face high levels of discrimination in the workplace and take on a disproportionate amount of unpaid care work.
Turkey’s is in a downward spiral. The sweeping crackdowns and increased religious polarisation will feed resentment and hatred, which in turn will to lead to more violence and subsequently further crackdowns.
Two leading state-run newspapers reported China will “take off the gloves” and take action if president-elect Donald Trump goes against the ‘One China’ policy.