Tuesday, October 23, 2018
Merkel pledges to boost defence spending amid criticism from U.S.

Merkel pledges to boost defence spending amid criticism from U.S.

German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, has vowed to significantly boost defence spending amid criticism from the United States that it is not pulling its weight...
Merkel says cannot attend Germany’s world cup match against South Korea in Kazan

Merkel says cannot attend Germany’s world cup match against South Korea in Kazan

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Tuesday said she would not be able to attend Germany’s FIFA World Cup match against South Korea in the...
Merkel pledges to boost defence spending amid criticism from U.S.

Undocumented migrants should have no choice of country to request for asylum – Merkel

Undocumented migrants should not have the right to choose a country, where they will request for asylum, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said. On Sunday, European...
British police arrest man claiming to have bomb at London rail station

British police arrest man claiming to have bomb at London rail station

British police on Friday said they had arrested a man at London’s Charing Cross railway station who claimed he had a bomb. Emergency vehicles, with...
Macron reiterates importance of INFT in talks with Trump

Trump told Macron all terrorists were in Paris – reports

U.S. President Donald Trump took a jab at his French counterpart, Emmanuel Macron, at the G7 Summit recently, saying all the terrorists were in...
Merkel pledges to boost defence spending amid criticism from U.S.

Merkel struggles to avoid coalition crisis on migrant policy

German Chancellor Angela Merkel struggled on Thursday to find a compromise on migrant policy with her Bavarian allies to avert a crisis in her...
Pope condemns Gaza killings, says Mideast needs justice, peace

Pope calls for a “change in mindset’’ on migration, as Italy, France clash

Pope Francis called on Thursday for a “change in mindset’’ on migration policies, saying international cooperation was vital, as Italy and France engaged in...
Macron’s proposed visit to Nigeria will boost inbound tourism, says stakeholders

Without France, Lebanon would probably be at war, Macron says

French President, Emmanuel Macron, has claimed credit for solving a political crisis in Lebanon in 2017, stating publicly that Saudi Arabia held Prime Minister,...
Gaza: UN chief urges Israel, Palestine to avoid further bloodshed

Gaza: UN chief urges Israel, Palestine to avoid further bloodshed

UN Secretary-General António Guterres has urged both sides of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict to show restraint, as Gaza violence left dozens of people dead on...
Merkel pledges to boost defence spending amid criticism from U.S.

Merkel says U.S. exit from Iran deal breaks trust in int’l order

German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, on Friday criticised the U.S. for leaving the Iran nuclear deal unilaterally. “This breaks the trust in the international order. “Although the...