The European Commission will present a package of ideas aimed at making the 19 countries sharing the euro more resilient to potential future crises.
The bombing took place in Phramongkutklao Hospital in Bangkok, popular with military officers, soldiers and their families.
The international community does not recognise Israeli sovereignty over the entire city, home to sites holy to the Muslim, Jewish and Christian religions.
Besides creating jobs, the tourism industry can build a positive image for the country, leading to a ‘virtuous circle’ of benefits.
On a state visit to Beijing, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau struck a deal that will weave climate action into a potential trade agreement.
Democratic leaders in Congress accepted an invitation to meet US President Donald Trump and Republicans for talks to avert a government shutdown this week.
The Irish position on refusal to ‘diverge from rules on British mainland’ amounted to a major contention before optimistic Theresa May could secure a deal on the Brexit impasse.
Before the free schools came up, a large number of refugee children were not getting an education because their parents could not afford the fees.
According to a HRW report, Iraqi judiciaries are violating the rights of ISIS suspects with flawed trials, arbitrary detentions under harsh conditions and broad prosecutions.
The ruling will leave the leaders of Catalonia’s biggest secessionist groups behind bars during campaigning for the December 21 election.
If Trump made such a move, it could spark demonstrations or violence by Palestinians or by Muslims around the world.
Mattis, on a one-day visit to Pakistan, said the South Asian nation had made progress in the fight against militancy inside its borders but needed to make more.
The move comes days after the Southeast Asian nation suspended a government programme to immunise hundreds of thousands of children with Dengvaxia following Sanofi’s findings released last week.
The ban will now go fully into effect for people from Chad, Iran, Libya, Somalia, Syria and Yemen seeking to enter the US.
Mallya’s lawyers plan to argue that the extradition request should be rejected because of lack of evidence against him.
Continuing to vest destructive power in the hands of one person and requiring launch decisions to be made without congressional authorisation is undemocratic and dangerous.
We would be unduly anthropocentric to believe that a full understanding of physical reality is within humanity’s grasp.
Is India bracing for the potential fallout?
President Joseph Kabila was supposed to step down at the end of his term in 2016. By clinging on to power, he threw the Democratic Republic of Congo into a vicious cycle of deadly conflict.
The latest chapter in the mullah-military alliance marks the metamorphosis of Pakistan’s socio-polity from a post-colonial form to a more organic religious one.
Tens of thousands of Hondurans marched on Sunday in the biggest protests since last week’s disputed presidential election.
Civil defence workers said at least 17 were killed in the town of Hamoriya in an aerial strike on a marketplace and nearby residential area.
EU officials and diplomats say they are increasingly optimistic a deal can be struck on Monday, while cautioning that things could still go wrong.
Ivanka’s India Visit and US Delinking of LeT From Haqqani Group Are Examples of NDA’s Failed Diplomacy
India’s treatment of Ivanka Trump as an ex-officio head of state and the US senate’s pass to LeT are proof that we need strong grassroots lobbying to supplement our diplomatic efforts.
The poll, published in the Mail On Sunday newspaper, found 50% of people supported another vote on the final terms of Britain’s exit deal, 34% rejected another referendum and 16% said they did not know.
Three sitting Australian prime ministers have been ousted by their own parties since 2010, dumped by their colleagues almost as soon as their popularity began to wane.
Trump campaigned last year on a promise to deport large numbers of immigrants and build a wall on the US border with Mexico to help tackle illegal immigration and crime in the United States.
Industrial and Commercial Bank of China and China Construction Bank said in separate statements they were not working on the project after media recently reported that Chinese banks may get involved.
In their projections, published in October 2017, statisticians estimated that by 2041, life expectancy for women would be 86.2 years and 83.4 years for men.
The somewhat cynical rationale seems to be that humanitarian workers will leave if enough pressure is applied, and migrants will stop coming to Calais.
With Afghan forces improving and on the offensive, US commanders have more freedom to attack the Taliban and insurgents no longer threaten any major urban centres.
The individual mandate is meant to ensure a viable health insurance market by forcing younger and healthier Americans to buy coverage to help offset the cost of sicker patients.
There needs to be a shift from a charity-based approach to a rights-based approach.
Hundreds have been arrested after the tally from last Sunday’s presidential race stalled without a clear winner. Opposition leaders accused the government of trying to steal the election.
China’s Communist Party has tightened cyber regulation in the past year, formalising new rules that require firms to store data locally and censor tools that allow users to subvert the Great Firewall.
Saeed, who was under house arrest since January this year, walked free on November 24 after the Pakistan government decided against detaining him further in any other case.
The stories of two physicists, and how they regarded the use of nuclear weapons to protect their loved ones, have something to offer our era of trigger-happy presidents and isolated dictators.
In rural Indonesia, a pioneering clinic is showing how the health of people and forests could and should be intertwined.
On November 12, a 7.3 magnitude quake killed some 500 and injured 7,000 along the Iran-Iraq border. This Kurdish area has also been crushed by war and, after a recent separatist vote, militarily attacked.
The election crisis erupted owing to President Hernandez gaining a slight lead amid allegations of lack of transparency