Trump to meet Chinese president as trade talks ‘move along’
China and the United States are locked in an increasingly bitter trade war.
China birth rate set to continue decline this year: China Daily
Growing concerns about the country’s rapidly aging population prompted a move by China in 2016 to allow all couples to have a second child.
UK’s Duchess, Kate, sees letters of relatives killed in World War 1
Three children of Kate’s great-grandfather were killed during the war.
Republican senators urge Trump to suspend nuclear talks with Saudi Arabia
The five U.S. lawmakers are led by Marco Rubio.
Pakistan Supreme Court frees Christian woman accused of blasphemy
A party has launched street protests blocking roads in major cities to condemn the ruling.
Court sentences Bangladesh ex-PM to two extra years in prison
Ms Khaleda was jailed for five years in a separate case in February.Ms Khaleda was jailed for five years in a separate case in February.
Trumps, Clintons, Obama condemn Jewish Synagogue shooting killing 11
The shooter has been arrested and charged
Khashoggi’s friends hold vigil outside Saudi consulate in Istanbul
Jamal Khashoggi, a Washington Post columnist and critic of the crown prince, disappeared after entering the consulate.
Khashoggi’s son leaves Saudi Arabia for U.S., rights group says
Salah, the eldest son of murdered Saudi journalist and his family left the Gulf kingdom after the government lifted a travel ban.
Japanese Journalist taken hostage in Syria released
44-year-old Jumpei Yasuda was reportedly captured by an Al Qaeda affiliate after entering Syria from Turkey in 2015.
Erdogan says will not let those responsible for Khashoggi killing avoid justice
He said some people had been uncomfortable with him sharing evidence regarding the investigation into the killing.
Taliban bomb maker, wife, two kids killed in blast – Afghan police
The bomb had allegedly been intended to be used as a roadside bomb to target security convoys in the restive province
Riyadh must punish all Khashoggi’s ‘savage’ killers – Turkey
Turkey says pinning ”the case on some security and intelligence members” will not satisfy it or the international community.
Actor Geoffrey Rush wipes tears in Court as he denies sex allegations
Mr Rush is to have behaved inappropriately toward a young female co-star in 2015 and 2016.
Khashoggi: Germany halts arms shipment to Saudi Arabia
German Chancellor Angela Merkel frowned upon the actions of the Saudis.
U.S. warships pass through Taiwan Strait amid China tensions
The voyage risks further heightening tensions with China.
Indonesia hopes for ‘transparent, thorough’ probe of Saudi journalist, Khashoggi killing
Mr Khashoggi vanished after entering the consulate to obtain documents for his upcoming marriage.