U.S. says China destabilising Indo-Pacific – Pentagon chief

SYDNEY (Reuters) – The United States says China is destabilising the Indo-Pacific, U.S. Defence Secretary.

Gunman kills 20, wounds 26 at Walmart store in El Paso, Texas

EL PASO, Texas (Reuters) – A man armed with a rifle opened fire at a.

‘Many killed’ in shooting at Walmart in El Paso; suspect arrested

EL PASO, Tx. (Reuters) – A gunman killed multiple people at a Walmart in El.

Thousands flee disputed Kashmir region after alert; India says it killed militants

SRINAGAR/ISLAMABAD (Reuters) – Thousands of Indian tourists, pilgrims and workers began leaving the disputed region.

Hong Kong police fire tear gas as protests again roil the city

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Hong Kong police fired tear gas on Saturday night in confrontations.

U.S. Defence Secretary says he favours placing intermediate-range missiles in Asia

SYDNEY (Reuters) – U.S. Defence Secretary Mark Esper said on Saturday that he was in.

Iran to further reduce commitments to nuclear deal – foreign minister

FILE PHOTO: Iranian Foreign Minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, speaks during a news conference with Iraqi.

Majority of U.S. House Democrats favour starting impeachment proceedings

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A majority of Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives now favour.

Puerto Rico governor swears in hand-picked successor; Senate leader outraged

SAN JUAN (Reuters) – Disgraced Puerto Rico Governor Ricardo Rosselló swore in the lawyer he.

Firing recommended for New York police officer who killed Eric Garner with chokehold

NEW YORK (Reuters) – A white New York City police officer who killed an unarmed.

Indonesia tells residents near coast to get to high ground after tsunami alert

JAKARTA (Reuters) – Indonesian authorities urged coastal-dwellers to head for higher ground on Friday after.

After INF treaty’s demise, U.S. seeks funds for missile tests

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States will no longer be prohibited from having ground-launched intermediate-range.

North Korea increases pressure with latest missile launches

SEOUL (Reuters) – North Korea fired missiles for the third time in eight days on.

Pompeo criticises China after meeting top diplomat in Bangkok

BANGKOK (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Thursday criticised China’s actions in.

Trump plays down new apparent North Korea test, still open to talks

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday played down what appeared to be.

Puerto Rico Senate leader rejects lawyer Pierluisi as next governor

SAN JUAN (Reuters) – Puerto Rico’s Senate leader on Thursday said the lawyer tapped by.

Mogadishu’s mayor dies in Qatar while getting treatment for wounds

MOGADISHU (Reuters) – The mayor of Somalia’s capital Mogadishu has died of wounds sustained in.

Shell not taking British-flagged tankers through Hormuz

FILE PHOTO: Oil tankers pass through the Strait of Hormuz, December 21, 2018. REUTERS/Hamad I.

Biden steadies ship while setting up impending clash with Warren

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – After two sets of Democratic presidential debates, it appears that Joe Biden.

German Foreign Minister rules out joining U.S.-led Hormuz mission

WARSAW/BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany will not participate in a U.S.-led naval mission in the Strait.

Be patient, top Republican senator tells Trump on USMCA trade deal

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump should be patient with House Democrats as they.

A horse for Barron Trump: Mongolian president seeks name for gift steed

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Mongolian President Battulga Khaltmaa will visit the White House on Wednesday, seeking.

Algerian justice minister fired amid anti-graft investigations

FILE PHOTO: Algerian upper house chairman Abdelkader Bensalah is pictured after being appointed as interim.

Fifth Bulgarian pig farm hit by African swine fever

SOFIA (Reuters) – Bulgarian authorities said on Wednesday that they would cull 17,000 pigs after.

Germany’s Scholz ‘very sceptical’ about U.S. mission for Strait of Hormuz

FILE PHOTO: German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz speaks during a news conference at the G7.

Indian coffee tycoon Siddhartha’s body found – police

FILE PHOTO: V.G. Siddhartha, chairman of Coffee Day Enterprises Ltd, speaks during a news conference.

North Korea fires multiple unidentified projectiles – South Korean military

SEOUL (Reuters) – North Korea fired multiple unidentified projectiles early on Wednesday, less than a.

Trump warns China not to wait for 2020 U.S. election to make trade deal

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday warned China against waiting out his.

Tanzanian police arrest prominent investigative journalist

DAR ES SALAAM (Reuters) – Tanzanian police said on Tuesday they had arrested a prominent.

Hungary charges former swimming executive with murder of business rival

BUDAPEST (Reuters) – Hungarian prosecutors charged former international swimming executive Tamas Gyarfas on Tuesday with.

Gunman scorned California garlic festival on social media before mass shooting

GILROY, Calif. (Reuters) – Police on Monday identified a 19-year-old California man as the gunman.

Hong Kong protesters disrupt train services, cause commuter chaos

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Hundreds of Hong Kong protesters blocked train services during the early.