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Bomb threat interrupts trial of former Malaysian premier

ReutersA bomb threat briefly interrupted the trial of former Malaysian Prime Minister, Najib Razak, forcing the court, where the hearing was held, to...

Boris Johnson: Britain will not nominate new EU commissioner

Britain will not nominate a candidate for the new European Commission despite being required to do as an EU member state, new Prime...

Fake news war divides, confuses in Hong Kong |

This picture taken on July 23, 2019 shows journalists looking at the vandalised grave of pro-Beijing lawmaker Junius Ho’s parents in the Tuen Mun...

New British premier sends ultimatum to Brussels to renegotiate Brexit

British Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, has sent an ultimatum to Brussels to renegotiate Brexit or face the prospect of Britain leaving the European...

Notable quotes from British premier Boris Johnson’s inaugural speech

After he had accepted to form a government on Wednesday, Britain’s 77th Prime Minister, Mr. Boris Johnson, gave his first speech in Downing...

China exports gasoline to Mexico, Nigeria amid overflowing output

China will ramp up gasoline exports in July and August to near record levels with cargoes moving to Mexico and Nigeria as refiners...

Sweden snubs Donald Trump as rapper A$AP Rocky charged with assault

Sweden has rejected the plea by President Donald Trump that U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky be freed on bail as the artist on Thursday...

Indonesia pardons woman sentenced to jail for exposing lewd boss |

Indonesia’s incumbent president Joko Widodo, who was re-elected on April’s election gestures as he delivers a speech to highlight his vision for the next...

Hajj: Custodian of Saudi holy mosques assures pilgrims of equal opportunities

The Chief Custodian of the holy mosques of Makkah and Madinah, Abdul Rahman Al-Sudais, has assured pilgrims currently performing the 2019 hajj exercise...

Governor resigns following protests | TODAY.NG

Ricardo Rossello, the embattled governor of Puerto Rico, announced his resignation late Wednesday following two weeks of massive protests triggered by the release...