White House to restore press pass to CNN reporter after court order
The White House had last week taking away Jim Acosta’s pass to the building, after he got into a heated exchange with President Trump.
Family, friends offer funeral prayers for Khashoggi
Jamal Khashoggi was killed in Saudi’s consulate in Istanbul, Turkey on October 2 but his remains are yet to be found.
Israel appoints first-ever Arab Christian ambassador
George Deek, 34, was born into an Arab Christian family in Tel Aviv.
Pentagon announces strengthening of 7,200 military forces serving in Africa
In West Africa, Pentagon says emphasis has shifted from tactical assistance to advising, assisting, liaising and sharing of intelligence.
Khashoggi’s murder: U.S. sanctions 17 Saudi top officials
Khashoggi was murdered at the Consulate of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in Istanbul, Turkey, on October 2.
Saudi prosecutor reveals who gave order for Khashoggi’s killing
He says investigations were still ongoing to locate the remains of the slain journalist.
UK Ministers resign over Prime Minister May’s deal to leave EU
The resignations thrust the United Kingdom into a political crisis.
U.S. media back CNN legal fight against White House
Several media have filed a “friend of the court” brief in federal court in support of CNN’s lawsuit.
Turkey calls for international investigation into Khashoggi’s murder
Mr Khashoggi, a critic of de facto Saudi ruler, Mohammed bin Salman, was killed in Saudi Arabia’s Istanbul consulate on October 2.
Israel’s Defence Minister quits over ceasefire pact with Hamas
Mr Lieberman said his decision, takes effect 48 hours after he puts it in writing.
Climate Change to cause Australia water management crisis – Report
Australia’s east coast is currently suffering through its worst drought in at least 50 years.
EU publishes contingency planning for “no-deal’’ Brexit
The Union is proposing to exempt Britons travelling to the EU from visas after Brexit.
Erdogan says Turkey conceals no details on Khashoggi case
Jamal Khashoggi, a columnist for The Washington Post, was murdered in Saudi consulate in Istanbul on October 2.
CNN sues White House over revoked credentials of correspondent
Mr Acosta’s reporting has been a frequent target of criticism by President Donald Trump.
Canada has heard Turkish recordings on Khashoggi’s killing – PM Trudeau
Mr Khashoggi, a journalist, was killed in October at the Saudi’s Istanbul consulate by a team sent from Riyadh.
Sex scandal case that rocked Nobel literature body goes to appeal
In May, the academy said that it would not award the Nobel Literature Prize this year, citing the need to regroup and restore trust.
Air India’s drunk pilot bags three years suspension
This is the second time Mr Kathpalia would be in trouble over alcohol tests.
Israeli police recommend trial of Netanyahu’s lawyer, others over bribery scandal
Police reiterate that the prime minister is not a suspect in $2 billion sale of German submarines to Israel.
Turkish court jails journalist for criticising Erdogan
Mr Mahalli was detained in December 2016 after he accused Turkey of assisting terrorist groups in Syria and called Erdogan a dictator.
Spanish police thwart plan to assassinate Prime Minister
Catalan police tweeted they had arrested a man who “wanted to kill’’ Sanchez.
Taliban attack kills 11 security personnel in Afghanistan
Twelve others were injured.