North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un believes a summit with U.S. President Donald Trump will be a landmark opportunity to end decades of confrontation, South Korea's President Moon Jae-in said Sunday (May 27th) following his surprise meeting with Kim.
Ireland has voted by a landslide to liberalise some of the world's most restrictive abortion laws in what its prime minister described as the culmination of a "quiet revolution" in what was one of Europe's most socially conservative countries.
A White House team will leave as scheduled for Singapore this weekend to prepare for a possible summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, a White House spokeswoman said on Saturday (May 26th).
European countries have until the end of May to propose ways to mitigate the effects of the U.S. withdrawal from a landmark nuclear deal between world powers and Tehran, a senior Iranian official said on Friday (May 25th).
Russia said Friday (May 25th) the Netherlands had provided no evidence that Moscow was directly behind the 2014 shooting down of flight MH17 over east Ukraine, accusing the Dutch of promoting their own agenda.
Queen Elizabeth's grandson Prince William will visit Jerusalem and Ramallah when he becomes the first senior member of Britain's royal family to visit Israel and the Palestinian territories next month.
A deadly Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo has a clear "potential to expand", the World Health Organization warned Wednesday (May 23rd), saying it aimed to vaccinate 10,000 people within a month.
A U.N. Security Council committee has agreed to lift a travel ban on North Korean officials heading to Singapore for the planned summit between Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un next month, diplomats said.
(VNF) – Today, May 22 is the International Day for Biodiversity (IDB), proclaimed by the United Nations, aiming to increase understanding and awareness of biodiversity issues. This year, IDB has another special meaning, as 2018 marks the 25th anniversary of the entry into force of the Convention on Biological Diversity.
Deadly white clouds of acid and fine shards of glass boiled into the sky over Hawaii on Monday as lava from the Kilauea volcano flowed into the ocean, creating a new hazard from a more than two-week eruption.
(VNF) – The latest update on the world's largest children charity World Vision Fanpage on May 20 was a congratulation message to its former enthusiastic Global Ambassador, actress Meghan Markle on her big day.
Thirty-six hours after several classmates were gunned down in a massacre, Santa Fe High School athletes took the field Saturday to partake in a longstanding and, for at least one evening, healing Texas pastime: baseball.
U.S. President Donald Trump and South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Sunday (May 20th) discussed North Korea's recent threats to cancel its unprecedented summit with Washington, Seoul's presidential office said.
Washington and Beijing have agreed to abandon any trade war and back off from imposing tariffs on each other, Chinese state media reported Sunday (May 20th).
Prince Harry and his bride Meghan set off on a carriage procession around the town of Windsor after marrying on Saturday (May 19th) in a dazzling ceremony in front of British royalty, celebrities and a global TV audience of millions.
A Cuban state airways plane with 110 passengers and crew on board crashed shortly after taking off from Havana on Friday (May 18th), leaving a mass of twisted and smoldering fuselage, as the country's president warned many people were feared dead.
One is the 33-year-old grandson of the Queen of England and sixth in line to the throne; the other is the 36-year-old star of legal drama series Suits, who also happens to be a divorcee of mixed parentage. It is a recipe for drama in a British household that is predominantly white and is expected to uphold the Christian faith, which traditionally frowns upon divorce.