Donald Trump has fused economic worries, racial and gender resentment into a politics of fear and revenge, a tactic that is not new to the Republican Party.
In spite of rapprochement with the US, Cuban president Raúl Castro has put his reform agenda on hold. Why the delay?
Inviting the American ambassador to Tawang in Arunachal Pradesh is bound to provoke China.
The reopening of the probe into Clinton’s email server is re-energising Donald Trump’s voters while potentially depressing the Democratic Party base.
The arrival of Tom Shannon, US Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs and an expert on Latin America, may help spur negotiations between the two sides.
Trump also rapped on the negotiation abilities of Clinton after her open criticism of Vladimir Putin and the deteriorating ties with Philippines.
Open societies today have become susceptible to misinformation that instigates intimidation, discrimination and violence against vulnerable groups, even in strong democracies with press freedom and a vibrant marketplace of ideas.
Trump said he would accept “a clear election result,” but reserved the right to contest or file a legal challenge in the case of a questionable result.
Duterte’s efforts to engage China, months after a tribunal ruling in the Hague over South China Sea disputes, marks a reversal in foreign policy.
Police made 29 arrests at the rally while at least 10 people were taken to hospital after being hit by the police van.
He also wants to encourage lawmakers to create a government-run health insurance option to help US states where there is little or no competition among private insurers.
With opinion polls showing him falling further back against Hillary Clinton, Trump has intensified his allegations, although numerous studies have shown that voter fraud in US elections is rare.
Shalabh Kumar of the Republican Hindu Coalition cast the event not as an Indian American but a “Hindu American” rally, a nomenclature that would make many members of the community uncomfortable.
“These limited self-defense strikes were conducted to protect our personnel, our ships and our freedom of navigation,” Pentagon spokesman Peter Cook said.
The international community seems totally incapable of stopping the bloodshed in Syria. But we can express our outrage.
A recently released UN report highlights international “policy incoherence” on medication, but the US has denounced its findings, signalling its unwillingness to institute reforms.
Success is not assured by any principle for intervention. But the chances of success can be enhanced and controversies muted if interventions are based on an agreed framework.
The storm looked certain to rekindle the debate about global warming and the long-term threat posed by rising sea levels to low-lying cities and towns.
Women’s participation in the Syrian conflict is more diverse and powerful than what is portrayed.
US President Barack Obama to hailed it as a “historic day” for protecting the planet.
Forty-four Afghan troops visiting the US for military training have gone missing in less than two years, presumably in an effort to live and work illegally in the US.
US Republican vice presidential nominee Mike Pence called Russian President Vladimir Putin a “small and bullying leader” on Tuesday and condemned his actions in Syria
Rodrigo Duterte said he was realigning his foreign policy because the US had failed the Philippines, adding that at some point he will “break up with America”.
A study of the three casinos Donald Trump owned in Atlantic City shows they performed far worse than their rivals, losing more jobs and revenue.
“The sixty-plus emails over thirty days convinced me that Trump wasn’t an ideal candidate but I already knew that. What it didn’t do is convince me that Hillary was.”
Bashar al-Assad’s forces, supported by Iranian-backed militia and Russian air power, have since last week stepped up their offensive against rebel-held areas of Aleppo, bombing hospitals and damaging water supplies.
Barbara Streisand lampooned Trump in performance and in print while his rhetoric has attracted condemnation from Latino artists and a protest song from rapper YG.
Still, the new law is not expected to have a lasting effect on the US’s relationship with Saudi Arabia.
Duterte’s comments triggered shock and anger among Jewish groups in the US, which will pressurise US to take a tougher line with the Philippines leader.
“We are on the verge of suspending the discussion because it is irrational in the context of the kind of bombing taking place to be sitting there trying to take things seriously,” US Secretary of State John Kerry told a public policy conference in Washington.
The foul-mouthed, tough-talking president of the Philippines is ironically a pragmatist on foreign policy.
Policy nuances often fail to stick in the minds of debate viewers. It’s all about delivering the most memorable moment.
Chinese embassy spokeswoman said China had a “clear and consistent” position of opposing North Korea’s development of nuclear weapons.
The advent of fracking has precipitated a silent American revolution, allowing the US to leverage its power in the international arena.
While Trump is being supported by some of the most bigoted sections of American society, a large section of neoconservatives are supporting Clinton for her more aggressive and decisive approach to foreign policy.
The audience size is expected to challenge the presidential debate record of 80 million who watched the 1980 encounter between Jimmy Carter and Ronald Reagan.
President Duterte has picked fights with President Obama and with the EU. His behavior is shaking the U.S.-Philippine alliance and stability in Southeast Asia.
The UN and other leaders met to discuss coordinating an international response to unprecedented numbers of refugees and migrants. Two migration experts examine issues the summits left unresolved.
Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act allows 9/11 victims’ families to sue Saudi Arabia based on beliefs that the as hijackers were backed by it.
Children should not be criminalised for fleeing the horrors of war, yet the US has an ugly record of detaining unaccompanied refugee children.