Category: World News

Wozniacki Sees Off Suarez Navarro To Reach Semi-finals

MELBOURNE – Former world number one Caroline Wozniacki marched into her second Australian Open semi-final by beating Spain’s Carla Suarez Navarro 6-0 6-7(3)...

Indias Top Court Rejects Bid To Re-instate Ban On Film As Hindu Groups Protest

NEW DELHI/MUMBAI – India’s Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected bids by two states to re-instate a ban on the release of controversial Bollywood film...

South Korea Rejects Pyongyang Olympics Criticism

SEOUL – Seoul’s presidential Blue House rejected criticism on Tuesday that next month’s Winter Games had been hijacked by North Korea, saying the event...

Shocking Video Of A Deformed Baby Cow Staggering Around On Its Back Legs Sparks Fury Online As Owners Are Slammed For Not Doing More To Help It

DISTURBING footage of a deformed baby cow staggering around upright on its back legs has sparked fury online. The animal, who has no front legs, looks in utter...

We Are The Champions Basketball Film Wows Russians Before Election

MOSCOW – A Russian film about a Soviet Cold War sports victory over the United States has broken box office records months before a presidential election by...

Bobsleigh British Womens Pair Selected After Crowd-funding

LONDON – Two British women bobsledders who resorted to crowd-funding to keep alive their hopes of competing at the Pyeongchang Olympics were named on Tuesday in a...

Tillerson To Present Us Strategy On Syria To European Arab Allies

PARIS – Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will give an outline of the United States’ strategy to stabilize Syria and push ahead with a political solution when...

Un Urges Rethink Of Rohingya Repatriations To Ensure Safeguards

PALONG KHALI, Bangladesh/NAYPYITAW, Myanmar – The U.N. refugee agency and other groups have urged a rethink of the plan to send Rohingya refugees back to Myanmar...

North Korea Us Clash At Disarmament Forum

GENEVA – North Korea said on Tuesday it had a “powerful and reliable” nuclear deterrent to thwart any attack and accused the United States of deploying...

Quarter-final Curse Fells Nadal Again As Cilic Advances

MELBOURNE – Rafa Nadal’s Australian Open quarter-final curse struck again on Tuesday, an injury forcing the top seed to retire in the fifth set against...