Tuesday, September 25, 2018

World

Amnesty: Firm at Qatar 2022 World Cup not paying wages

Amnesty: Firm at Qatar 2022 World Cup not paying wages

Amnesty International is accusing a contractor involved in building a stadium for the 2022 FIFA World Cup of not paying its workers
Updated: 1 hour ago

Correction: China Missing Celebrity story

Correction: China Missing Celebrity story
Updated: 2 hours ago
Trump to meet with Netanyahu, chair Security Council meeting

Trump to meet with Netanyahu, chair Security Council meeting

Trump to meet with Netanyahu, chair Security Council meeting during another day at the United Nations
Updated: 2 hours ago
Mourners pay tribute at funeral of Vietnam's late president

Mourners pay tribute at funeral of Vietnam's late president

Hundreds of mourners pay tribute to late Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang, praised for his contributions to the revolutionary cause
Updated: 2 hours ago
In most global of settings, UN ponders populism's problems

In most global of settings, UN ponders populism's problems

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres paints a grim picture of the state of the world as leaders open their annual meeting
Updated: 2 hours ago
Clouds on horizon as trade wars, debt weigh on Asia's growth

Clouds on horizon as trade wars, debt weigh on Asia's growth

Clouds on horizon as trade wars, debt disrupt industries, weigh on Asia's growth, ADB says
Updated: 2 hours ago
Wife of Malaysia's ex-PM arrives for questions in 1MDB case

Wife of Malaysia's ex-PM arrives for questions in 1MDB case

The wife of Malaysian former Prime Minister Najib Razak has arrived at the anti-graft agency for questioning over the multibillion-dollar looting of a state investment fund
Updated: 3 hours ago
Asian markets rally ahead of US Fed rate hike

Asian markets rally ahead of US Fed rate hike

Asian shares advance in anticipation of US rate hike
Updated: 3 hours ago
Japan preschools using tablets to prep tots for digital age

Japan preschools using tablets to prep tots for digital age

Japan preschool programs use tablets to help prepare tots for the digital age
Updated: 4 hours ago
Governments to discuss tackling tuberculosis at UN summit

Governments to discuss tackling tuberculosis at UN summit

Governments from around the world will address the persistent scourge of tuberculosis at a high-level meeting Wednesday on the sidelines of the U.N. General Assembly
Updated: 4 hours ago