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Eight injured after Hong Kong train derails at rush hour

Tuesday  18:17,   17 september 2019
reuters

Eight injured after Hong Kong train derails at rush... >>>

Professor, prisoner expected to face off in Tunisia runoff

Tuesday  17:53,   17 september 2019
msn

Official results in Tunisia's presidential election were expected Tuesday to confirm a duel in the second round between law professor Kais Saied and imprisoned media mogul Nabil Karoui. With almost 90 percent of ballots counted, Saied was set to... >>>

Facebook blocks Netanyahu chatbot on election day

Tuesday  17:52,   17 september 2019
reuters

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu lashed out at Facebook on Tuesday after the social network blocked a "chatbot" from his right-wing Likud party's account for violating election day rules. © Amir Levy/Getty Images TEL AVIV, ISRAEL -... >>>

Four killed, 18 wounded in Kyrgyz-Tajik border clash

Tuesday  16:07,   17 september 2019
reuters

Three Tajik soldiers and one Kyrgyz serviceman were killed and more than a dozen on both sides wounded in an overnight border clash, the authorities in Bishkek and Dushanbe said on Tuesday, blaming each other for the incident. © Bing Maps © 2019... >>>

Cardinal Pell to take fight against child sex conviction to the High Court

Tuesday  14:00,   17 september 2019
cnn

Disgraced Cardinal George Pell will take his case to Australia's High Court in a final attempt to overturn his conviction on five charges of child sexual assault. © CON CHRONIS/AFP/Getty Images Cardinal George Pell (R) leaves the County Court of... >>>

Blackout hits 4 nations in Central America, affects millions

Tuesday  13:27,   17 september 2019
msn

A failure in Central America's electrical grid left millions of people without power for hours in at least four countries Monday. © Carlos Herrera/picture alliance via Getty Images 16 September 2019, Nicaragua, Managua: A man is working on his... >>>

SA apologises to Nigeria over xenophobic attacks

Tuesday  13:27,   17 september 2019
bbc

An envoy expresses the country's "sincerest apologies" following a wave of violence targeting... >>>

Explosion Hits Russian Virus Research Center That Houses Smallpox and Ebola

Tuesday  13:11,   17 september 2019
newsweek

One worker was injured in the blast at the VECTOR center in Novosibirsk,... >>>

South Korea confirms first outbreak of African swine fever

Tuesday  13:11,   17 september 2019
cnn

South Korea has become the latest country affected by deadly African swine fever, after several pigs that died at a farm were found to have been infected with the virus, its agriculture ministry said Tuesday. © CNN China's African swine fever is... >>>

Blast kills 24 at Afghan election rally, aide says president unhurt

Tuesday  12:35,   17 september 2019
reuters

An explosion near an election rally attended by Afghan President Ashraf Ghani killed 24 people and injured 31 others, a health official said, but Ghani was unhurt according to an aide. Ghani had been due to address the rally in Charikar, capital of... >>>

Lewandowski testifies, Trump in California, Israel election: 5 things to know Tuesday

Tuesday  12:30,   17 september 2019
usatoday

Corey Lewandowski to testify in a House hearing, Trump heads to California, Israelis go to the polls and more of Tuesday's biggest... >>>

Iran's Khamenei rejects talks with United States

Tuesday  11:20,   17 september 2019
reuters

Iran will never hold one-on-one talks with the United States but could engage in multilateral discussions if it returns to the 2015 deal on Iran's nuclear programme, Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Tuesday, according to state... >>>

Donald Trump: Why he's the 'King of Israel'

Tuesday  09:25,   17 september 2019
usatoday

Every U.S. president, citing shared values and security commitments, has been staunchly pro-Israel; President Donald Trump more than... >>>

North Korea Explains Conditions for Getting Rid of Nuclear Weapons Ahead of U.S. Talks

Tuesday  08:45,   17 september 2019
newsweek

North Korea will discuss denuclearization "when threats and hurdles endangering our system security and obstructing our development are clearly removed beyond all doubt." North Korea has long been the target of international sanctions due to its... >>>

Trade talks seen as unlikely to mend U.S.-China divide

Tuesday  08:35,   17 september 2019
reuters

U.S. and Chinese officials will restart trade talks at the end of this week, but any agreement the world's largest economies carve out is expected to be a superficial fix. © Reuters/JASON LEE Flags of U.S. and China are displayed at AICC's booth... >>>