May 20 2019 19:25 International
On Sunday, as per state media reports, at least 14 people were wounded after a roadside explosion targeted a tourist bus, carrying 25 South African citizens, close to Egypt's Giza Pyramids.
May 20 2019 19:06 International
On Monday, United States Senator, Kamala Harris, one of two dozen Democrats vying for the 2020 presidential nomination, proposed closing the gender pay gap by requiring companies to disclose pay data and secure an “equal pay certification” or be fined.
May 20 2019 19:00 International
On Monday, a Swedish prosecutor said that Swedish authorities issued a request for a detention order against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who is now jailed in Britain.
May 20 2019 18:48 International
On Sunday, a top Saudi diplomat said that Saudi Arabia does not want war but will not hesitate to defend itself against Iran, after the kingdom's energy sector was targeted this past week amid heightened tensions in the Persian Gulf.
May 20 2019 18:44 International
A billionaire technology investor said at a US college in Atlanta when he announced at their commencement that he would pay off their student loans, estimated at $40 million.
May 20 2019 18:30 International
On Monday, Ukrainian comedian Volodymyr Zelensky will formally become the country's new president at a ceremony in the capital, Kiev.
May 20 2019 18:14 International
United States President, Donald Trump issued a stern warning to Iran, suggesting it will be destroyed if a conflict breaks out between the two countries.
May 20 2019 18:13 International
Australian PM, Scott Morrison is close to securing a majority government as the election's final results are being counted.
May 20 2019 15:02 International
On Friday, United States President Donald Trump denied friction with his hawkish foreign policy advisers on Iran, specifically giving statements of support to White House national security adviser John Bolton and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.
May 20 2019 14:49 International
On Sunday, Qatari state-funded broadcaster Al Jazeera suspended two journalists over a video they produced claiming the extent of the Holocaust was being misrepresented by Jews.
May 20 2019 14:02 International
According to the United States military, on Sunday, one of its warships sailed near the disputed Scarborough Shoal claimed by China in the South China Sea, a move likely to upset Beijing at a time of tense ties between the world's two biggest economies.
May 20 2019 13:56 International
On Sunday afternoon, at least 11 people were killed and one other sustained injury in a mass shooting incident at a bar in Brazil's northern state of Para.