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Hosted by Putin, Leader of France, Japan Castigate Trump

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia – The President of France spoke of an "erroneous decision". Japan's Prime Minister deplored trade disturbances. The head of the International Monetary Fund said that the latest foreign policy positions were "not the right way to go." They did not criticize President Vladimir V. Putin in Russia, as the United States tried to isolate on the world …

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Flight Center website tweaks on Taiwan "was not made under Chinese pressure" | World News

References to Taiwan had been changed to websites of Australia's largest travel agencies to expressly state that the island was a part of China. China has taken an ever-worsening attitude towards foreign companies failing to embrace its "One China" principle of Taiwan. The Civil Aviation Authority of China wrote last month to 36 of the world's largest airlines, telling them …

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Venezuelan ex-oil carries see economic collapse acceleration

FILE – Venezuelan 10 October 2014 film then Venezuela talks Foreign Minister Rafael Ramirez during a press conference embraced by a picture of independence hero Simon Bolivar in Caracas, Venezuela. Ramirez, Venezuela's previous oil crop, said Friday, May 25, 2018 that the OPEC production of raw materials will continue to shrink in the wake of President Nicolas Madour's re-election. (Ariana …

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As Ireland votes on abortion, here's what you need to know

Over the years, a series of high-profile cases have been adopted. In 1992, a 14-year rape victim was prevented from traveling to Great Britain for an abortion. Then, Irish voters approved a constitutional amendment that left the abortion ban intact, but acknowledged the woman's right to travel outside the country for abortion. Savita Halappanavar, an Indian born dentist who lived …

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Canada chasing two suspects in the restaurant blast that left 15 injured

Ottawa (AFP) – Canada police on Friday jailed two men suspected that detonated explosives at an Indian restaurant near Toronto had wounded 15 people, but the police said there was no indication that the blast was a terrorist act. [19659002] The explosion late Thursday at the Bombay Bhel restaurant in Missasauga in the western districts of Toronto, which allegedly felt …

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Behind the design of Meghan Markle Coat of Arms

Meghan, the duchess of Sussex, just got a coat of arms, full of symbolic nuts to Markle's upbringing – and yet another deviation from the royal tradition. Coat of Arms is the traditional opportunity for a royal bride-to be in the days before the wedding, People report. But with Mark's father departing the wedding, Markle received direct coat of arms …

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Newcomer struggles to give Italy the 1st populist government

Premier-nominated Giuseppe Conte treats media after consultation to form prime ministers in Rome, Thursday, May 24, 2018. Italy's Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte spent her first day at work Thursday completed her draft cabinet list as European officials promised to judge documents , not words, from a definite eurosceptic and populist Italy in their joints. (Ettore Ferrari / ANSA via AP) …

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In Russia, France's Macro makes its next charm offensive on "Cher Vladimir": Parallels: NPR

France's President Emmanuel Macron (left) and Russian President Vladimir Putin attended a meeting with Russian and French businessmen during St. Petersburg's International Economic Forum on Friday. Dmitry Lovetsky / AFP / Getty Images hide caption change caption Dmitry Lovetsky / AFP / Getty Images The French President Emmanuel Macron (left) and Russian President Vladimir Putin attended a meeting with Russian …

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