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Pompeo accuses Europe of inaction over Iran arms

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Sunday said European leaders "haven't lifted a finger"...

Thousands of faithful gather as Angolan church reopens

Thousands of Angolan Christians attended a church service in Luanda on Sunday, their first since...

Trump and new Japan PM Suga discuss ‘free and open Indo-Pacific’: US

US President Donald Trump on Sunday spoke to Japan's new prime minister, Yoshihide Suga, to...

Hollywood stars don pajamas for pandemic-era ‘virtual’ Emmys

TV stars picked out their favorite pajamas ahead of Sunday's reinvented, pandemic-hit Emmys, which will...

Forty years since the Iran-Iraq war began

On September 22, 1980, Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein sent troops into neighbouring Iran, starting an...

Fire ravages Uganda’s top university

A huge fire has destroyed part of the main building of Uganda's prestigious Makerere University,...

Mbappe inspires PSG to victory in Nice

Kylian Mbappe returned to the starting line-up for Paris Saint-German on Sunday and scored the...

Djokovic into 10th Italian Open final

Top men's seed Novak Djokovic advanced to the final of the Italian Open for the...

Iran says US faces ‘maximum isolation’ as world powers dismiss sanctions

Iran said Sunday its arch-foe the United States is facing "maximum isolation" after major powers...

Thousands march in Germany urging EU to take in refugees

Thousands of people demonstrated Sunday in Berlin and other German cities, urging the European Union...

US judge halts ban on WeChat downloads

A US judge on Sunday blocked the government's ban on WeChat downloads, hours before it...

Egypt discovers 14 ancient tombs at Saqqara

Egypt's antiquities ministry announced Sunday the discovery of 14 coffins in the Saqqara area that...

Finnish cruise ship evacuated after running aground in Baltic sea

A Finnish passenger cruise ship ran aground off the island of Aland in the Baltic...

India to loan virus-hit Maldives US$250m

India on Sunday announced a US$250 million loan to the Maldives to boost its coronavirus-battered...

Novichok scientist apologises to Navalny

A scientist involved in the secret Soviet programme to create the Novichok nerve agent has...

Coronavirus global death toll update

The novel coronavirus has killed at least 957,948 people since the outbreak emerged in China...

South Koreans defy virus to attend drive-in circus

A clown juggled and acrobats launched themselves through the air above a stage in an...

Activists accuse Italy of halting ship rescue mission

Rights activists on Sunday accused Italian authorities of blocking migrant rescue ship Sea-Watch 4 from...

Belarus opposition to march after police crackdown

Belarusian authorities on Sunday brought military trucks and barbed wire into central Minsk ahead of...

Activists accuse Italy of halting ship rescue mission

Rights activists on Sunday accused Italian authorities of blocking migrant rescue ship Sea-Watch 4 from...