Thu, 13 Dec 2018

international

Theresa May returns to Brussels after surviving bruising confidence vote

Agency, 13 December : British Prime Minister Theresa May heads to Brussels today seeking fresh concessions for her Brexit deal after emerging from a confidence vote by Tory MPs bloodied and…

12 hours

US, China set to take action against each other

Agency, 13 December : China and the US are set to take action against each other as tensions escalate over trade, cyber hacking and espionage as US senior law enforcement officials…

15 hours

“I Can’t Breathe” were Khashoggi’s final words, sounds of Saw on tape

Agency, 10 December : Jamal Khashoggi's final words were "I can't breathe," CNN said Sunday, citing a source who has read the transcript of an audio tape of the final moments…

3 days

Emmanuel Macron to address nation after weekend of street violence

Agency, 10 December : French president Emmanuel Macron will address the nation on Monday evening as pressure builds on him from allies to heal the rift opened by the gilets jaunes…

4 days

China urges Canada to free Huawei CFO or face consequences

Agency, 9 December : China warned Canada on Saturday that there would be severe consequences if it did not immediately release Huawei Technologies Co Ltd’s chief financial officer, calling the…

5 days

French PM calls for dialogue after fresh ‘yellow vest’ protests

Agency, 9 December : French Prime Minister Édouard Philippe has vowed to "restore national unity" after violence broke out during a fourth consecutive weekend of protests. Police used tear gas and…

5 days

Canadian PM says government played no role in Huawei executive’s arrest

Agency, 7 December : Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Thursday said his government had no involvement in the arrest of a top executive from Chinese technology giant Huawei, who was…

7 days

Eiffel Tower, museums to close during new ‘Yellow Vest’ protests

Agency, 7 December : Paris's Eiffel Tower will close on Saturday over fears of fresh violence during nationwide protests against President Emmanuel Macron, as police urged shops and restaurants on the…

7 days

Huawei founder’s daughter arrested in Canada

Agency, 6 December : The chief financial officer of Chinese tech giant Huawei has been arrested in Canada. She faces extradition to the United States. Meng Wanzhou, also known as Sabrina…

1 week

Six US marines missing after mid-air warplane crash near Japan

Agency, 6 December :  Six US Marines are missing after two aircraft crashed into the Pacific Ocean off Japan's south-western coast in a mid air collision. Search efforts are continuing after…

1 week