VENEZUELA’S opposition launched a bosses’ lockout yesterday — a day after declaring a rival government to President Nicolas Maduro’s.
The Democratic Unity Roundtable (Mud) coalition called the “general strike” on Monday as part of its...
Friday 21st Jul 2017
posted by James Tweedie in World
INDIA is ready to hold talks with China if both sides pull back their forces from the disputed border along the Himalayan Kingdom of Bhutan.
Indian Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj told parliament yesterday that a 2012 agreement bound China and India to settle the issue with Bhutan.
President will go ahead with constituent assembly elections
Thursday 20th Jul 2017
Donetsk president says Ukraine is a ‘failed state’ while others urge discussion
Wednesday 19th Jul 2017
VENEZUELA’S opposition, emboldened by US support, declared “zero hour” in its bid to topple the democratically elected socialist government on Monday.
Leaders of the Democratic Unity Roundtable (Mud) coalition gathered for the announcement of their takeover plan a day...
THE European Union imposed sanctions on 16 Syrian generals and scientists yesterday over an alleged but unproven chemical weapons attacks.
EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini named the eight generals, including Hasakeh provincial governor Major General Jayyiz al-Musa, and eight...
Maduro again seeks peace talks with opposition
Tuesday 18th Jul 2017
posted by Morning Star in World
THREE people were killed yesterday when a suicide bomber struck a bus station in the central Syrian city of Hama.
City governor Mohammad al-Hazzouri said two women and a man died and 11 people were injured in the attack.
Two more bombs were found in the building and diffused by...
Friday 7th Jul 2017
Catherine Marchi-Uhel previously worked for Hague tribunal on ex-Yugoslavia
Wednesday 5th Jul 2017
THE United Nations is expected to pass a new convention banning nuclear weapons on Friday after the final draft was released on Monday.
The third and final draft circulated at the three-week conference at the UN headquarters in New York stated that the only way to guarantee the tools...