Trump walks back his incendiary Minneapolis ‘thugs’ post

President Donald Trump has tried to walk back his post-midnight “thugs” tweet about Minneapolis protesters that added to outrage over the police...

Kuwait Airways to lay off 1,500 foreign employees

State-owned Kuwait Airways said Thursday it will lay off 1,500 expatriate employees due to "significant difficulties" caused by the coronavirus pandemic.

Transportation sector is bleeding jobs, more cuts on the way

Job cuts in the transportation industry have arrived this week by the thousands. The auto industry has suffered a number of setbacks, including interrupted...

European Commission proposes borrowing 750 bln euros as recovery fund

The European Commission on Wednesday proposed borrowing 750 billion euros (826 billion U.S. dollars) in its name from the financial market to...

Pentagon says about 14 Russian-made warplanes could be on Libya’s territory

At least 14 Russian-made military planes could be on the territory of Libya, Chief Pentagon Spokesperson for the Department of Defense Jonathan...

Nord Stream spokesman sees US threats of sanctions as discrimination of European companies

Any threat of US sanctions against the Nord Stream 2 pipeline project constitutes unlawful discrimination against European companies, Nord Stream 2 AG...

Afghanistan frees hundreds more Taliban prisoners during ceasefire

Afghan authorities freed hundreds more Taliban prisoners on Tuesday, as calls grew for the militants to extend a ceasefire on its third...

Joe Biden makes first public appearance since March 15

Joe Biden, the presumptive Democratic presidential nominee, emerged from more than two months seclusion Monday, wearing a black face mask during a...

Berlin ready to receive coronavirus patients from Moscow – mayor

Berlin is ready to receive coronavirus patients from Moscow, its twin city, Berlin’s Mayor Michael Muller said in an interview with Der...

Trump suspends entry of non-U.S. citizens traveling from Brazil

President Trump is suspending entry into the United States for non-U.S. citizens who have recently been in Brazil, a new coronavirus hot spot, the White...

US aide renews warning on China’s proposed law for Hong Kong

A top White House aide renewed a warning on Sunday that the US might revoke Hong Kong's special trading privileges if China...

Eid al-Fitr celebrated under coronavirus lockdown: Live updates

Iraq's health ministry reported the steepest single-day spike in coronavirus cases with 308 new infections since the government began recording cases in...

Protests in Indian city over cyclone recovery delay

Thousands took to the streets of the Indian city of Kolkata on Saturday to protest against what they said was the slow...

Upgraded Borei-A nuclear-powered sub to be handed over to Russian Navy May 25 –...

A handover certificate for the Project 955A (Borei-A) first upgraded strategic nuclear-powered submarine Knyaz Vladimir will be signed on May 25, a...

12 soldiers killed in Boko Haram attack: Niger

Twelve soldiers have been killed in a Boko Haram attack on a military outpost in Niger's Diffa region, scene of recent clashes...