China is poised to overtake the United States in artificial intelligence with a surge in academic research on the key technology, an analysis published on Wednesday (Mar 13) showed.
To retaliate or show restraint? Toughen sanctions or negotiate? The US administration, divided between hard-line hawks and a Donald Trump who fears plunging the country into another "endless" war, is struggling to define its strategy against Iran.
Russian President Vladimir Putin on June 7 slammed US moves against Chinese tech giant Huawei.
Prime Minister of Cambodia Samdech Hun Sen has criticized Singaporean PM Lee Hsien Loong’s recent statement on Vietnam’s position in the fight against Khmer Rouge.
UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on May 30 warned Europe must remain united if it wants to avoid a new "cold war" in tumultuous political times.
As the world’s lens turns on Việt Nam, the country has had a rare chance to put on a show and demonstrate its status as one of Southeast Asia’s brightest stars and worthy of a place in the international political arena.
President Trump met with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un in Hanoi, Vietnam last week as a follow-up to their previous summit in Singapore last June. Despite the media reports, there has been significant progress.
British Prime Minster Theresa May's Brexit deal faces a heavy defeat in parliament on Tuesday (Mar 12) because she has so far secured no major changes from the European Union, the leaders of two major eurosceptic factions in parliament said on Sunday
Billions of tonnes of meltwater flowing into the world's oceans from the Greenland and Antarctic ice sheets could boost extreme weather and destabilise regional climate within a matter of decades, researchers said on Wednesday (Feb 7).
The first images of their meeting in the Vietnamese capital showed them both walking towards each other against a backdrop of intertwined flags hands outstretched, before they clasped and turned in sync to face the flashes of the media.
At least one of the weapons North Korea fired at the weekend had many of the hallmarks of a missile, but that was the one word conspicuously missing from descriptions of the tests by Washington, Seoul, and even Pyongyang.
After a long trend toward greater safety in air travel, there has been an uptick in airline accidents and deaths in 2018 and 2019.
The Trump administration is considering reversing policy to make it easier to deport US legal permanent residents who have used public benefits, part of an effort to restrict immigration by low-income people.
France's culture minister pleaded Thursday (Apr 18) for an end to the controversy over the €850 million (US$950 million) pledged to restore Notre-Dame cathedral, which critics have suggested would be better spent on the poor.
Britain's Brexit turmoil has many here gripped, for the largest employer in Brashten is a single farm nearly 2,500km (1,500 miles) away in the English county of Kent.
Air pollution will shorten the life expectancy of children born today by an average of 20 months and will have the greatest impact in South Asia, according to a study published Wednesday (Apr 3).
2018 was the year of women’s resistance. From the launch of the #TimesUp Legal Defense Fund to tackle sexual harassment in workplaces nationwide, to the Nobel Peace Prize being won by those working to end the use of sexual violence as a weapon of war, this year was all about advocating for women’s rights. Women and gender equality activists from around the globe are using their voices to call out inequality and rally communities for a better future for all.