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May issues fresh plea to Conservative MPs to unite over Brexit

London, Feb 17 (IANS) British Prime Minister Theresa May has issued a fresh plea to Conservative MPs to unite and deliver…

Trump demands European allies take back captured IS militants

WASHINGTON (Rahnuma) — U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday required European allies to take back 800 Islamic State (IS) militants…

UN chief nominates Danish environmentalist as new head of UNEP

UNITED NATIONS (Rahnuma) — UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Saturday informed the General Assembly of his intention to appoint Inger…

Trump’s UN ambassador pick withdraws from consideration

Washington, Feb 17 (IANS) Heather Nauert, the incumbent spokeswoman for the US State Department and also President Donald Trump’s pick to…

EU urges Lanka to replace anti-terror law in compliance with global norms

Colombo, Feb 16 (PTI) The EU has urged Sri Lanka to repeal its controversial anti-terror law and replace with a new…

Putin, Macron agree to continue coordination on Syrian peace process

MOSCOW (Rahnuma) — Russian President Vladimir Putin and his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron agreed during a phone conversation to continue…

Venezuelan FM confirms meetings with U.S. representative

CARACAS (Rahnuma) — Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza confirmed Saturday that he has participated in two meetings with U.S. Special…

Trump meets US trade delegation after Beijing talks

Washington, Feb 17 (IANS) US President Donald Trump said that he met the team of US negotiators who had travelled last…

Macron condemns anti-Semitic abuse by ‘yellow vest’ protesters

Paris, Feb 17 (IANS) French President Emmanuel Macron has condemned anti-Semitic abuse directed at a prominent intellectual by a group of…

Merkel advocates cooperation, multilateralism in Munich

MUNICH (Rahnuma)  — German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Saturday warned off the collapse of the global political structure and hailed…
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