USA Trump Not First US President Who Wants Greenland By Patsy Widakuswara August 16,...

WHITE HOUSE - The government of Greenland is dismissing the idea that the island is for sale, following media reports that U.S. President Donald Trump has been...

Zimbabwe protests: Opposition MDC backs down after police ban

Zimbabwe's main opposition group has called off anti-government protests in the capital Harare at the last minute, after failing to overturn a police ban.

North Korea snubs peace talks with South Korea over war drills

North Korea has rejected any further talks with South Korea, calling its decision "completely the fault of South Korea's actions". It issued a statement...

Greenland: Trump warned that island cannot be bought from Denmark

Greenland has said it is "not for sale" after President Donald Trump stated that he would like the US to buy the world's biggest island.

Philadelphia shooting: Mayor calls for gun control

The mayor of Philadelphia has joined growing calls for gun control after a shootout in his city left six officers injured as they served a drug warrant.

India PM Narendra Modi vows to ‘restore’ Kashmir’s ‘past glory’

Indian PM Narendra Modi has said his decision to strip Indian-administered Kashmir of its special status will restore the region to its "past glory".

Russia bird strike: Plane crash-lands after hitting gulls

A Russian passenger plane has made an emergency landing in a cornfield near Moscow after striking a flock of birds. At least 74 people...

Hong Kong protests: Trump urges Xi to meet demonstrators

US President Donald Trump has urged his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping to meet protesters in Hong Kong who have been demanding democratic reforms. Hong...

Iran oil tanker: Gibraltar orders release of Grace 1

Gibraltar has freed an Iranian oil tanker detained last month on suspicion of sanctions-busting, despite a last-minute plea by the US authorities. The UK...

Israel bars Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib from visiting

Israel is blocking two US Democratic lawmakers and prominent critics of Israel from visiting. Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib were due to visit the...