US President Donald Trump has jumped in to defend his embattled nominee for the Supreme Court, saying Brett Kavanaugh most probably did not commit a sexual assault more than three decades ago.
US President Donald Trump’s plan for the establishment of a Space Force will be submitted to Congress by the Pentagon in February next year, Deputy Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan has said.
Spain says it will try to bring about a "European recognition" of an independent Palestinian state, saying the country may itself go ahead and recognize Palestine if a consensus evades the continent.
Newly-elected Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan has called on his Indian counterpart to engage in bilateral efforts to resolve outstanding disputes, including the issue of Kashmir.
Authorities in Peru have recovered over 1700 artefacts which had been stolen from the country, including pre-Hispanic relics from various lost civilizations in the Andean nation.
Britain and France have separately scrambled fighter jets to intercept two Russian long-range bombers that they said were approaching UK airspace over the North Sea.
The United States has sanctions on a Chinese military agency for buying defense equipment from Russia.
A Turkish court has ordered the release of a prominent lawmaker from the main opposition Republican People's Party (CHP), who had been sentenced to more than five years in prison for his alleged role in disclosing government secrets.
Nearly a third of US households have trouble paying their energy bills, and the problem mainly impacts racial minorities, according to a report released Wednesday by the Energy Information Administration.
Malaysian prosecutors have charged former prime minister Najib Razak with 21 counts of money laundering and four counts of abuse of power linked to the alleged looting of state fund 1MDB.