World News | Daily sun

US aircraft carrier patrols disputed sea amid China buildup US aircraft carrier patrols disputed sea amid China buildup

Washington criticizes China's military buildup on new man-made islands in South China Sea


Koreas hold talks on connecting railways Koreas hold talks on connecting railways

The discussions, the first on the issue for 10 years, took place in the truce village of Panmunjom in the Demilitarized Zone


4 injured in rare shooting in Hong Kong 4 injured in rare shooting in Hong Kong

Apple Daily says two suffered head wounds while the other two were shot in the arm


Ethiopia and Eritrea: decades of dispute over a border Ethiopia and Eritrea: decades of dispute over a border

The two sides hold a historic meeting in the Ethiopian capital of Addis Ababa on Tuesday


French police clear dozens of migrants from Paris university French police clear dozens of migrants from Paris university

About three dozen camps of closely packed tents cleared in the city over the past three years


Israel parliamentary vote on Armenian 'genocide' scrapped Israel parliamentary vote on Armenian 'genocide' scrapped

The Armenians say up to 1.5 million of their people were massacred during World War-I


Defence spending rise needed to keep influence, say MPs Defence budget risks UK influence, say MPs

A Commons Defence Committee report says the defence budget should rise from 2% of GDP (£40bn) to 3% (£60bn)


Afghan official: 11 killed in US drone attack Afghan official: 11 killed in US drone attack

Six civilians and five Taliban insurgents were killed in the Monday night attack in Waygal district


Thai teenage football team trapped in cave may be 'still alive' Teens 'may still be alive' in Thai cave

The boys, aged between 11 and 16, and their coach entered the cave in Chiang Rai province on Saturday


Prince William kicks off busy day in Israel at Yad Vashem Prince William kicks off busy day in Israel

The Duke is set Tuesday to meet two survivors who escaped Nazi Germany for the safety of Britain


Syria state media: 2 Israeli missiles hit area near airport 2 Israeli missiles hit area near Damascus airport

State news agency SANA says the strike Tuesday happened shortly after midnight


Donald Trump criticises Harley-Davidson for decision over tariffs Trump chides Harley-Davidson in tariff row

The EU tariffs are a response to new US duties on steel and aluminium imports


Australia to buy 6 US-made Triton drones for $5.1 billion

Australia to buy 6 US-made Triton drones for $5.1 billion

The first MQ-4C Triton had been bought from Northrop Grumman for AU$1.4 billion ($1 billion).


Flooding damages roads, homes in Vietnam; deaths rise to 15

Vietnam flood: Death toll rises to 15

The disaster caused by heavy rains over the past few days has caused an estimated $6 million in damages to infrastructure, homes and agriculture


Heathrow airport: MPs vote in favour of expansion Heathrow airport: MPs vote in favour of expansion

The government won a key vote in the Commons by 415 votes to 119 - a majority of 296


Benazir Bhutto assassination: 'Most wanted' in murder resurfaces 'Most wanted' in Bhutto murder resurfaces

Ikramullah is believed to have been a back-up suicide bomber, who was meant to detonate his explosive vest if the first attacker did not succeed


US astronaut Buzz Aldrin sues his two children for 'misuse of finances' US astronaut Buzz Aldrin sues his children

The 88-year-old was the second man to ever walk on the surface of the Moon


Trump to Democratic congresswoman Maxine Waters: 'Be careful' Trump warns congresswoman: 'Be careful'

Democratic lawmaker Maxine Waters encourages supporters to publicly harass Trump administration officials during a rally on Saturday


US border agents halt migrant family prosecutions US relaxes 'zero tolerance' on migrants

US border security chief McAleenan has temporarily stopped launching criminal prosecutions of migrants who illegally enter the country with children


Taiwan under 'immense pressure' from China: Tsai Taiwan under 'immense pressure' from China: Tsai

Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen calls on the international community to "constrain" China by standing up for freedoms


Four dead in 24 hours as heavy rain pounds Mumbai; traffic, trains hit Four dead in 24 hours as heavy rain pounds Mumbai

Heavy rain in Mumbai since last night slowed down traffic and delayed trains, hitting thousands of school and office-goers on a Monday morning


World reaction to Erdogan's election victory World reaction to Erdogan's election victory

Here are some of the first reactions on Monday from leaders of other countries:


Saudi Arabia says it intercepts missile fired at capital   Saudi Arabia says it intercepts missile fired at capital

State-run al-Ekhbariya says no casualties were immediately reported


Putin praises Erdogan's 'great political authority' Putin praises Erdogan's 'great political authority'

Putin stresses his readiness to continue "close joint work" and dialogue with Erdogan


Turkey's victorious Erdogan set to assume sweeping powers   Erdogan set to assume sweeping powers

Erdogan can appoint ministers, vice presidents and high-level bureaucrats and decide on security policies


86 people killed in central Nigeria violence: police 86 people killed in central Nigeria violence: police

The discovery in the Barikin Ladi area of Plateau state comes after days of ethnic violence


36 civilians killed in Mali attack: Local group 36 civilians killed in Mali attack: Local group

The growing insecurity is a key concern ahead of the July 29 election in which President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita is running again


Erdogan wins re-election in historic Turkish polls Erdogan wins historic Turkish polls

Turkish voters cast ballots for both president and parliament in the snap elections


European countries to formalise EU defence force plan European countries to formalise EU defence force plan

Nine EU nations will on Monday formalise a plan to create a European military intervention force, a…


Erdogan claims Turkey election victory Erdogan claims Turkey election victory

With 96% of the votes for parliament counted, the president's AK Party leads with 43% of the votes, the state news agency Anadolu reports


Erdogan leads in early results of Turkey election Erdogan leads in Turkey election

If Erdogan wins more than 50% of the overall vote, he will be declared the winner and avoid the need for a second round of voting


Violence claims more lives in Nicaragua as unrest continues Violence claims more lives in Nicaragua

Protesters are calling for Ortega's ouster and opposition groups want presidential elections to be moved up by two years, to 2019


Mattis to visit China as Taiwan, S China Sea tensions rise Mattis to visit China as Taiwan, S China Sea tensions rise

Mattis will be the first defense secretary in President Donald Trump's administration to visit China


2nd person dies after blast at Ethiopia rally, minister says 2nd person dies after blast at Ethiopia rally

More than 150 people have been injured in the blast, several of them critically


Vatican ex-diplomat sentenced to five years on child pornography charges Vatican sentences priest over child porn

The former diplomat will serve his sentence in the Vatican's small prison, and pay a fine of €5,000 (£4,400; $5,800)


Italy migrant row: Malta defiant over stranded rescue boat Migrant boat stranded in angry stand-off

Both Italy and Malta refused to allow the migrant rescue ship Aquarius to dock in the previous incident, before the Spanish port of Valencia intervene


Kushner rips Abbas, says Mideast peace plan due 'soon' Kushner rips Abbas, says Mideast peace plan due 'soon'

Kushner says the plan is "almost done," but offered scant details aside from the promise of economic prosperity


Malaysian political icon Anwar Ibrahim hospitalized Malaysia's Anwar Ibrahim hospitalized

The 70-year-old was being treated late Saturday following a trip to Turkey


US military plans migrant tent camps amid Trump crackdown

US 'plans migrant camps on military bases'

The memo says the camps would be built on abandoned airfields in California, Alabama, and Arizona

‹ Start  < 50 51 52 53 54 >  End ›
Top