Trump hits Brazil, India commerce after clinching North American trade deal

(Reuters) - Fresh from clinching an updated North American commerce pact, U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday criticized Indian and Brazilian trade tactics, describing...

Explainer: Why Idlib matters and the obstacles Assad faces there

BEIRUT (Reuters) - The Syrian conflict has turned towards the northwestern Idlib region, where government preparations for a Russian-backed offensive have sparked a concerted...

Merkel lowers expectations before talks with Putin

BERLIN (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Friday she did not expect her Saturday meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin to produce...

Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, accuser face scrutiny at Senate hearing

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The woman who accused U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her in 1982 will testify at a high-stakes...

Taoiseach ‘serious’ about 2020 election proposal as the ‘country needs stability’

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Unai Emery offers his support Mesut Ozil after dramatic week

Unai Emery offers his support Mesut Ozil after dramatic week Ozil. Photo: Getty Images Arsenal boss Unai Emery is keen to offer Mesut Ozil a semblance...

Syria brands evacuation of White Helmets ‘criminal’

Syria brands evacuation of White Helmets ‘criminal’ The foreign ministry called the move a smuggling operation designed to destabilise the country. A member of the White...

Turkey police fire tear gas at mothers’ protest

Police in the Turkish city of Istanbul have forcefully broken up a regular protest by mothers remembering relatives who disappeared during violence in the...

Dublin Theatre Festival 2018: Full programme of new, classic, Irish and...

Dublin Theatre Festival 2018: Full programme of new, classic, Irish and international productions announced Actress Ruth Negga will play Hamlet at The Gate as part...

Former cricketer Imran Khan leads in slow count after Pakistan election

Former cricketer Imran Khan leads in slow count after Pakistan election The winner will face a crumbling economy and bloodshed by militants. Pakistan army troops outside...

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Device detonated outside US embassy in Beijing

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Irish-speaking priest can face drink drive trial – court

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