China has given few details of what the Soviet-built Liaoning is up to, save that it is on a routine exercise and complying with international law.
With the entry of ISIS into the Afghanistan equation, Indian interests have diverged from those of Russia and Iran, who have said that ISIS is a much more dangerous threat than the Taliban.
Benjamin Netanyahu has been unrelenting in his criticism of Obama over what he condemned as its “shameful” decision not to veto a UNSC resolution on Israeli settlements.
The past year has stood for the exposure of the fundamental contours of a capitalist democracy that relies on state-welfare for big corporations.
Prime Minister Abe said he wants to send a message to the world during his visit to Pearl Harbour that Japan will never repeat the atrocities of past wars.
Authorities cautioned local law enforcement to be aware that supporters of ISIS have been calling for their sympathisers to attack holiday gatherings in the US, including churches.
The resolution had been put forward by Malaysia, New Zealand, Senegal and Venezuela.
Trump has frequently criticised President Barack Obama for not doing enough to battle Islamic militants and for his refusal to use the term “radical Islam” to describe ISIS and other militant groups.
Offering a glimpse of how he might conduct diplomacy after taking office on January 20, Trump reportedly welcomed a nuclear arms race with Russia and China and boasted that the US would win it.
While the US president-elect’s call to the Taiwanese president proves that he wants to rock the boat, it is unclear what the US wants to (and can) gain from this.
Begun a year after the 9/11 attacks, the program required registration from visitors from 25 countries, most of them with majority-Muslim populations.
The images we have seen of Aleppo could play an important role in future discourses about the responsibility to protect.
A one-day special legislative session ended abruptly after the state senate voted against abolishing a law that has made North Carolina the latest US battleground over LGBT rights.
The Chinese foreign minister said that ties with US are in doubt but will remain stable if there is mutual respect for core interests.
Trump picked Peter Navarro who has authored a number of books on China as a threat to the US economy and Beijing’s military ambitions.
The draft text says the Israeli settlements in Gaza and West Bank are illegal, and a hindrance to the the two-state solution. US President Barack Obama is not expected to make any major moves on the Israel-Palestine issue.
Trump garnered more than the 270 electoral votes required to win, despite half a dozen electors voting against their own states’ directives.
Videos posted on social media showed bearded men with guns cheering and shouting “God is great” after torching the green buses before they were able to reach the villages.
The underwater drone was seized by Chinese authorities on Thursday. Beijing state media has been reporting that China considers it a part of surveillance in the South China Sea by the US.
Republican and Democrat senators called for a special bipartisan panel to investigate cyber attacks against the US with a focus on Russia’s alleged efforts to influence the US presidential election.
Donald Trump wrapped up his post-election ‘thank you’ tour with celebratory geysers, greetings from Southern belles and gloating over TV newscasters who had expected him to lose.
The drone, which the Pentagon said was operating lawfully about 50 nautical miles northwest of Subic Bay, off the Philippines had been captured by China as it was “unidentified equipment”
The centrepiece of the Nazi legislation, the Nuremberg Laws were made keeping in mind examples of the US racist policies and their success.
His comments were focused on the Obama administration, which has criticised Duterte over reports of extra-judicial killings.
In the 1920s and early 1930s, American journalists tended to put the ascendant fascists on a normal footing and ignored the underlying violent megalomania.
The Chinese foreign minister stated that recognising Taiwan as a part of mainland China is a prerequisite for any country to establish relations with them.
Methane concentrations in the atmosphere are growing at a faster rate than any time in the past 20 years.
The US will limit arms sales, but continue assisting Saudi Arabia in the Yemen campaign, despite concerns that Saudi Arabia is misusing its power.
Technology giants like Apple and Google have pledged to not help Trump build a registry to target people on the basis of race, religion or national origin.
Donald Trump has a lot more in common with North Korea’s Kim Jong Un than he would care to admit.
Mexico’s relationship with China appeared to cool after Pena Nieto scrapped high-profile rail and retail projects that were supposed to usher in a new era of business between the manufacturing rivals.
Some US analysts warn that Donald Trump could provoke a military confrontation if he presses the Taiwan issue too far.
The popular character will be removed as a UN honorary ambassador for women’s rights amid heavy protests based around her appearance.
The proposal reportedly offers rebels an “honourable” departure from Aleppo to a place of their choice.
Politicians and organisations have both expressed concerns over Rex Tillerson’s past at Exxon and his close ties to Russia.
Activity visible on Ladd Reef in the Spratly Islands could anger Hanoi’s main South China Sea rival, Beijing, which claims sovereignty over the group and most of the resource-rich sea.
Stagnation of wages for low-skilled persons can be a possible economic variable shaping the pattern of voting behaviour that led to Donald Trump’s victory.
The rebels, who controlled large parts of eastern Aleppo for nearly five years, have lost around two-thirds of their territory in the city over the past two weeks.
Trump said on Twitter that Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen had initiated the call.
The composition of various ‘landing teams’ is perhaps the best indicator of the important sub-cabinet appointments that will be made.