Luxembourg PM Bettel begins second term of coalition government

LUXEMBOURG (Reuters) - Luxembourg Prime Minister Xavier Bettel was sworn looking for a second term on Wednesday after his liberal-led coalition secured a narrow victory inside an election in October....

Sierra Leone doctors strike over conditions, nurses may follow

FREETOWN (Reuters) - Doctors in Sierra Leone's public hospitals were on strike on Wednesday to protest against low wages and poor working conditions, and nurses said they could follow suit....

Istanbul prosecutor seeks arrest of Saudi officials over Khashoggi killing

ANKARA (Reuters) - Istanbul's chief prosecutor has filed warrants with the arrest of an top aide to Saudi Arabia's de facto ruler along with the deputy head of that foreign...

Plan to combat fake news proposed as EU elections approach

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The ecu Union's executive proposed on Wednesday spending extra income to counter fake news online, establishing a first warning system to alert governments and pushing tech companies...

U.N. seeking admission to China’s re-education camps in Xinjiang: Bachelet

GENEVA (Reuters) - The very best N't human rights official Michelle Bachelet said on Wednesday that her office is seeking entry to China's Xinjiang region to be sure of "worrying...

Former Massachusetts Governor Patrick won’t run for president: reports

(Reuters) - Democratic former Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick, an in depth ally of former Obama, has opted don't launch a 2020 campaign with the White House, several news outlets reported...

Germany’s Schaeuble gives valuable backing to old Merkel rival to head party

BERLIN (Reuters) - Veteran German conservative Wolfgang Schaeuble, a highly-respected estimate his party, has publicly backed Friedrich Merz, an early rival of Angela Merkel, to be successful her as head...

Pakistan PM meets U.S. peace envoy, pledges assistance on Afghan war

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Pakistani Pm Imran Khan met using a U.S. peace envoy on Wednesday and pledged his be an aid to discover a political settlement into the long-running war...

The storm of infection shakes India, Modi is still urging people to vote

On April 26th, Modi tweeted “The seventh phase of the West Bengal elections takes place today. Urging people to exercise their franchise and follow all COVID-19 related protocols.” On the same day...

Spain’s Socialists hold lead in poll, far right Vox rises

MADRID (Reuters) - Spain's governing Socialists (PSOE) would win 31.2 percent within the vote if the election were held today, the state poll showed on Wednesday, only slightly within the...