Malaysia’s Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad, back in power after a 15-year hiatus, says his first 20 years in office were “fairly easy” compared to what is confronting him now — massive debt in a country with an international reputation for corruption. Mahathir returned to power on May 9 in......
The eighth amendment to Ireland’s constitution, which faces repeal in a national referendum on May 25, gives a mother and her unborn child an “equal right to life” and prevents any relaxation of the country’s near-total ban on abortion. Subscribe to TIME ►► http://po.st/SubscribeTIME Get closer to the world......
President Trump speaks following his decision to cancel the planned June summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un....
At least 19 people are missing after Cyclone Mekunu hit the Yemeni island of Socotra. A state of emergency has been declared as heavy rains and strong winds lashed the UNESCO world heritage site. And evacuations are under way in nearby Oman, where it is expected to next make......
International investigators have concluded that the missile that shot down Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 over Ukraine in 2014 came from Russia’s 53rd Antiaircraft Missile Brigade. Originally published at – https://www.rferl.org/a/netherlands-ukraine-russia-mh17-jit/29248078.html...
Irish voters will be asked on May 25 whether to liberalise the country’s abortion laws. It is the first opportunity in 35 years to overhaul one of the world’s strictest regimes, which enshrines the equal right to life of the mother and her unborn child. Initially, polls showed a......
Iran’s supreme leader has set out conditions for Tehran to stay in its nuclear deal with world powers, including steps by to be taken by European banks to safeguard trade with Tehran after the US withdrawal from the deal. European powers must continue buying crude oil, protect Iranian oil......
President Trump answered some questions from reporters at the White House after announcing he was canceling the planned June 12 summit meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un....
Russian President Vladimir Putin and his French counterpart, Emmanuel Macron, met on May 24 in St. Petersburg to discuss the Iran nuclear deal as well as the conflicts in Syria and Ukraine. Originally published at – https://www.rferl.org/a/macron-meets-putin-in-st-petersburg/29247958.html...
President Trump has sent a letter to North Korea’s Kim Jong Un announcing he is calling off their planned June summit in Singapore....
Sabrina Kouider, 35, and Ouissem Medouni, 40, built a warped fantasy around music mogul Mark Walton and accused Sophie Lionnet of being in league with him. Koudier recorded the brutal questioning sessions the couple held at their south-London home, as they quizzed the 21-year-old for information about Walton. Police......
Ireland remains one of the last countries in Europe where abortion is still illegal....