THE dispute between Qatar and its neighbours took another twist yesterday as the Gulf state made a counterterrorism deal with the US.
Qatari Emir Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani signed the memorandum of understanding with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, who flew into Doha that...
Wednesday 12th Jul 2017
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NORTH KOREA tested what it called an intercontinental ballistic missile yesterday and claimed it was capable of hitting the United States.
China and Russia responded by calling for a return to international talks on Pyongyang’s nuclear weapons programme.
Wednesday 5th Jul 2017
CHINA attacked the US yesterday over its arms sales to breakaway Taiwan and unilateral sanctions on firms allegedly trading with North Korea.
The US State Department approved a $1.4 billion (£1.1bn) arms deal with the island — even though Washington does not formally...
Saturday 1st Jul 2017
DONALD TRUMP and South Korean counterpart Moon Jae In discussed trade and Pyongyang’s nuclear programme at the White House yesterday.
The US president said the pair were negotiating a trade deal to cut last year’s multi-billion-dollar trade deficit with Seoul.
THREE Chicago police officers have been charged with conspiring to cover-up the fatal shooting of a black teenager by a white cop.
The killing of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald and the subsequent cover-up prompted public outrage when a video of the shooting was finally released a year...
Thursday 29th Jun 2017
Why is the most powerful nation on Earth blocking trade and investment in one of the poorest? TIM YOUNG explains
Wednesday 28th Jun 2017
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US PRESIDENT Donald Trump welcomed Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday, after the US slapped sanctions on Kashmiri separatists.
Mr Trump greeted his “true friend” with a warm hug outside the White House.
Speaking in the Rose Garden after their talks, Mr...
Judges OK bar on arrivals from Muslim countries
Tuesday 27th Jun 2017
News from the US, Afghanistan, Pakistan and the Philippines
Monday 26th Jun 2017
US-Cuba normalisation will go on despite Trump’s rhetoric slowing it down, says CARLOS ALZUGARAY
Saturday 24th Jun 2017