Nobel Peace has been awarded to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed for his efforts to achieve peace and international cooperation, and in particular for his decisive initiative to resolve the border conflict with neighbouring Eritrea.
Turkey agreed on October 17 to pause its offensive in Syria for five days to let Kurdish forces withdraw from a “safe zone” Ankara had sought to capture, in a deal hailed by the Trump administration and cast by Turkey as a complete victory.
The Japanese government is leaning towards postponing an enthronement parade for Emperor Naruhito slated for Tuesday to deal with damage caused by last weekend's powerful typhoon Hagibis, government officials said on Oct 17.
Gang members and migrants from Vietnam keep Britain’s multi-billion dollar marijuana industry running.
Australia has refused entry to a Vietnamese woman for failing to declare 10 kg (22 lb) of raw pork, seafood and poultry on arrival in Sydney, its first expulsion under a stricter biosecurity law, authorities said on Tuesday.
U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday (Oct 14) demanded Turkey stop its military incursion in Syria and imposed new sanctions on the NATO ally.
In the aftermath of the largest typhoon to hit Japan in decades, the nation on Sunday (Oct 13) was still assessing the scope of the damage caused by the massive storm.
A powerful typhoon began lashing Japan on Saturday morning (Oct 12), leading to mass evacuation advisories and bringing the Tokyo area’s transportation network to a halt.
North Korea issued a veiled warning on Thursday that it could eventually end a freeze in long-range missile testing as it criticized a call by U.N. Security Council members for it to give up its nuclear weapons and denounced a recent U.S. missile tes
The US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Wednesday (October 9) demanded the European Union (EU) condemn and hold Iran responsible for its tanker Adrian Darya 1 carrying oil to Syria.
According to CNN, shooting stars and fireballs could create quite a show in the night sky this week courtesy of two meteor showers, namely Draconid and South Taurid.
The five European members of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) called North Korea “to take concrete steps” to abandon its nuclear weapons and ballistic missile program on Tuesday (October 8).
North Korea sent its caution to the US and Germany, France and Britain (E3) that it could continue conducting missiles launches at the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) on Monday (October 8).
North Korea on Sunday (October 6) announced not to talk with the US on denuclearization until the “hostile policy” is eliminated after two countries’ working – level meeting in Stockholm on Saturday (October 5).
The proclamation said immigrants will be barred from entering the country unless they are to be covered by health insurance within 30 days of entering or have enough financial resources to pay for any medical costs.
The North Korean delegation, headed by its chief nuclear negotiator Kim Myong Gil arrived to Stockholm, Sweden to prepare to negotiate with the US on nuclear issue on Thursday (October 3).
North Korea said on October 3 it had successfully test-fired a new submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM) from the sea to contain external threats and bolster self-defense, ahead of fresh nuclear talks with the United States.