German Chancellor, Angela Merkel 


Angela Merkel elected German Chancellor for fourth term

Ms. Merkel said she expected a better result.

President Trump [Photo credit: Instagram - @realdonaldtrump]

U.S. to replace travel ban with targeted restrictions – Report

Trump’s travel ban faced a series of legal challenges that are to be heard by the Supreme Court in October.

A boat lays across US 1 after Hurricane Irma in Big Pine Key, Florida, U.S., September 14, 2017. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Hurricane Irma death toll reaches 82, 1.5 million without power

Hurricane Irma hit the U.S. mainland on Sunday.

North Korean leader, Kim Jong-un [Photo Credit: Al Jazeera]

UN Security Council To Meet After North Korea Fires Another Missile Over Japan

The missile was the second to be fired by the Asian country in two weeks.

North Korean leader, Kim Jong-un [Photo Credit: Al Jazeera]

UN Security Council Steps Up Sanctions On Defiant North Korea

The decision was triggered by North’s sixth and largest nuclear test earlier this month

North Korean leader, Kim Jong-un [Photo Credit: Al Jazeera]

North Korea warns U.S. over sanctions push ahead of UN vote

North Korea conducted its sixth nuclear test on September 3, which it said was of an advanced hydrogen bomb

Muslim men protest against what they say is the persecution of the Rohingya Muslim minority in Myanmar, outside of Myanmar's embassy in Jakarta, Indonesia September 6, 2017.   REUTERS/Darren Whiteside

Thousands of Indonesians join anti-Myanmar rally in Jakarta

The protest was also to demand for the snapping of ties between the two countries.

Antonio Guterres

World leaders, UN, participants from 120 countries to discuss global peace in South Korea in September

More than 1,000 global figures from 120 countries are expected to participate.

U.S. President, Donald Trump

U.S. gives Russia 48 hours to close three missions

US ‘prepared to take further actions.’

Benazir Bhutto [Photo: New York Times]

Pakistan court jails police officers for 2007 Benazir Bhutto murder

The court also declared former military ruler, Pervez Musharraf, a fugitive.

Hurricane Harvey makes second landfall [Photo: USA Today]

Hurricane Harvey makes second landfall

‎ The National Hurricane Centre in the United States said the landfall had been downgraded to a tropical storm.

Joel Osteen [Photo:]

U.S. Pastor Joel Osteen opens church to Harvey flood victims after online criticism

14 people have been reported dead and scores missing

President Trump [Photo: The Boston Globe]

Trump visits hurricane-ravaged Texas, says premature to congratulate local officials

The president’s trip had been criticised in some quarters as coming too early.

U.S. President, Donald Trump

World has received North Korea’s latest message loud and clear — Trump

The U.S. president says all options are on the table after Pyongyang fired a missile over Japan.

North Korean leader, Kim Jong-un [Photo Credit: Al Jazeera]

North Korea ignores UN, U.S., others, fires missile over Japan

The U.S. disarmament ambassador, Robert Wood, described the test as “another provocation.”

The European Union headquarters in the Belgian capital, Brussels [Photo: Press TV]

EU pledges to intervene in visa problem for Nigerian scholarship awardees

There was a pre-departure orientation for 17 awardees of the 2017 edition of the scholarship.

Texas flood. [Photo credit: Sky News]

U.S. moves troops, search-rescue aircraft, vehicles to Texas

“Continuing rainfall from the hurricane is expected to cause devastating and life-threatening flooding throughout this week.”

German killer nurse. [Photo credit: Sky News]

German killer nurse suspected of 84 more murders — Police

The number is likely higher as some victims were cremated.

Pilgrims in Saudi Arabia. [Photo credit: PBS]

Saudi Arabia expects Hajj revenues to exceed $4.2 billion

Pilgrims mainly spend on accommodation, transportation, food and gifts.

USS John Mccain. [Photo credit: The Daily Beast]

U.S. Navy recover remains of all 10 sailors missing after collision

Divers had been searching for the sailors inside damaged compartments of the ship.

U.S. President, Donald Trump

Trump renews threat to scrap NAFTA

Mr. Trump, a Republican, promised during his campaign to overhaul or eliminate the North American Free Trade Agreement.


Germany brings home gold reserves ahead of schedule

The 3,378-tonne, 140 billion-euro gold stockpile had been a symbol of Germany’s ascent.

Russian President, Vladimir Putin and U.S. President, Donald Trump [Photo Credit: BBC]

No cold war between Russia, U.S. – Russian deputy FM

The official also said there were no negotiations on some diplomatic property.

Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu

Netanyahu warns Putin on Iran’s growing threat to Middle East

Israel had long been concerned that Iran could be developing a nuclear weapon.

Sisi and Trump [Photo:]

Egypt says U.S. decision to withhold aid could have negative impact

“Egypt sees this measure as reflecting poor judgment…”