Economist magazine calls for Georgieva to quit IMF over World Bank data scandal

WASHINGTON (REUTERS) – The Economist magazine on Thursday (Sept 23) called for International Monetary Fund managing…

Linda Evangelista files US$50 million lawsuit over disfiguring cosmetic treatment

LOS ANGELES (REUTERS) – Former supermodel Linda Evangelista has filed a US$50 million (S$67 million) lawsuit…

Quad leaders to deliver on vaccines, infrastructure, tech, says US official

WASHINGTON (REUTERS) – A first in-person meeting of the leaders of the Quad group of countries…

Paris court confirms life sentence for Carlos the Jackal

PARIS (AFP) – Carlos the Jackal, the Venezuelan militant behind some of the biggest attacks of…

Erdogan says relations with Biden off to poor start

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdo?an speaks during the annual gathering in New York City for the…

US says window open for Iran nuclear talks, but not forever

WASHINGTON/UNITED NATIONS (REUTERS) – The window is still open to revive the 2015 Iran nuclear deal…

Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny accuses Google, Apple of becoming Putin’s ‘accomplices’

MOSCOW (AFP) – Jailed Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny accused Google and Apple on Thursday (Sept…

Pelosi pledges to avert shutdown in US as Republicans oppose debt-limit link

WASHINGTON (BLOOMBERG) – House Speaker Nancy Pelosi signalled Democrats will avert a government shutdown by passing…

Harry and Meghan visit New York 9/11 memorial

NEW YORK (AFP) – Britain’s Prince Harry and wife Meghan Markle kicked off a trip to…

Tunisia’s austere Kais Saied, ruling by decree

(FILES) In this file photo taken on November 16, 2020, Tunisian President Kais Saied gives a…