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Trump to Meet Benjamin Netanyahu at the White House, Reinforcing Close Ties

Monday  18:35,   25 march 2019

President Trump will welcome Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel to the White House on Monday morning, reinforcing the close relationship between two allies and underscoring the political and legal ups and downs that each has faced.... >>>

The Latest: US marks Israel sovereignty over Golan Heights

Monday  18:35,   25 march 2019

President Donald Trump has signed a proclamation recognizing Israel's sovereignty over the Golan Heights. The document reverses more than a half-century of U.S. policy as Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (neh-ten-YAH'-hoo) visited the White >>>

Mix-up: British Airways plane lands in Scotland, not Germany

Monday  17:30,   25 march 2019

The flight on Monday seemed to go perfectly well, until passengers realized that their plane had landed in both the wrong city and the wrong country. The British Airways flight from London City Airport was supposed to head to Duesseldorf, Germany,... >>>

Greek PM says Turkish jets 'harassed' his helicopter

Monday  16:46,   25 march 2019

Alexis Tsipras said Turkish fighter jets entered Greek airspace on independence... >>>

Thailand election 2019: Confusion mounts as results delayed

Monday  14:52,   25 march 2019

The outcome of Thailand's first post-coup elections was still unclear Monday with no party taking a decisive lead, amid mounting concerns over alleged voting irregularities and ongoing delays in the release of official results. The elections are the >>>

Norway to open probe into cruise in stormy weather

Monday  14:40,   25 march 2019

Norwegian officials say they have opened an investigation into why a cruise ship carrying more than 1,300 people set sail despite storm warnings, forcing a major evacuation. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) >>>

Afghan official: Taliban killed 33 troops, police in Helmand

Monday  14:31,   25 march 2019

An Afghan official says a devastating Taliban attack over the weekend on an army outpost in southern Helmand province killed 26 soldiers and seven policemen - casualties the country's defense ministry has refused to disclose.... >>>

North Korea's Kim to visit Russia in spring or summer: RIA cites lawmaker

Monday  14:31,   25 march 2019

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will visit Russia for talks this spring or summer, RIA news agency cited Russian lawmaker Alexander Bashkin as saying on Monday. The exact date of the trip has not been set yet, Bashkin said. The United States last... >>>

Kremlin again denies meddling in US vote

Monday  13:45,   25 march 2019

The Kremlin on Monday reiterated its denial that Moscow interfered in the 2016 US presidential election after Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report found there was no conclusive evidence of Russian meddling. Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told... >>>

Seoul says some N. Korean officials back at liaison office

Monday  13:05,   25 march 2019

South Korea said some North Korean officials returned to an inter-Korean liaison office on Monday, three days after the North abruptly withdrew its entire staff citing unspecified instructions from "higher-level authorities. " (Korea Pool/Yonhap via >>>

Death toll in China chemical blast rises to 78

Monday  12:56,   25 march 2019

The death toll from a chemical plant explosion in China rose to 78 on Monday, with hundreds still receiving medical treatment four days after one of the country's worst industrial... >>>

The ‘Caliphate’ Is Dead, but Americans Might Not Be Any Safer

Monday  09:45,   25 march 2019

Why a terrorist group with land looked so threatening to the United States ? And is America safer now that the “caliphate” has fallen? “I remember seeing the pictures of locations in … al-Anbar province, in particular in Fallujah, where I’d actually >>>

EXCLUSIVE-Aztec war sacrifices found in Mexico may point to elusive royal tomb

Monday  08:30,   25 march 2019

A trove of Aztec sacrifices including a richly adorned jaguar dressed as a warrior and recently discovered in downtown Mexico City could lead archaeologists to the most tantalizing find yet: an Aztec emperor's tomb. Discovered off the steps of the... >>>

Cyclone lashing northwest Australia weakens

Monday  07:55,   25 march 2019

A slow-moving cyclone that lashed northwest Australia was weakening on Monday.The Bureau of Meteorology said Cyclone Veronica had weakened from a Category 3 storm, on a scale in which 5 is the strongest, to a Category 2, with sustained winds near... >>>

Jacinda Ardern image projected onto Dubai's Burj Khalifa, world's tallest building

Monday  07:00,   25 march 2019

Through her stoic resolve and empathy for the victims, New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern became the reluctant face of the terror attack that left 50 Muslim worshipers dead in Christchurch earlier this month. The response earned Ardern... >>>