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Second summit

Second summit

US President Donald Trump is to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong-un for a second summit by the end of February, the White House says. The announcement came after Mr Trump met top North Korean negotiator Kim Yongchol at the White House. He had been expected to deliver a letter from Kim Jong-un to

Palestine, Syria dominate Arab ministers’ meeting

Palestine, Syria dominate Arab ministers’ meeting

The concerns of the people of Palestine, Syria, Iraq and Yemen were the main topic of the opening session of a meeting of Arab ministers held in preparation for the Arab development summit on Sunday in Beirut, Arab News reported last night. The meeting in the Lebanese capital’s Phoenicia Ho

Sagan closes in on lead with stage win

Sagan closes in on lead with stage win

Triple world champion Peter Sagan held off former race winners Luis Leon Sanchez and Daryl Impey to win stage three and close in on the overall lead of Australia’s Tour Down Under yesterday. The Slovak Bora-Hansgrohe sprint super

Serena, Djokovic in charge

Serena, Djokovic in charge

Serena Williams stepped up her drive for a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam yesterday by swatting aside Eugenie Bouchard, as world number one Novak Djokovic won an emotional 2008 Australian Open final rematch with Jo-Wilfried Tsonga. B

US shutdown after 4 weeks

US shutdown after 4 weeks

Four weeks into the US government shutdown, cashstrapped federal workers are tapping life savings, selling possessions and turning to soup kitchens to make ends meet -- ramping up pressure Wednesday for leaders in Washington to strike

Back on the brink

Back on the brink

British Prime Minister Theresa May has reached out to her opponents after narrowly surviving a confidence vote sparked by the crushing defeat in parliament of her Brexit deal. After a tumultuous 24 hours which she admitted voters might