New Zealand PM announces royal commission inquiry into Christchurch attack

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced on Monday a royal commission, a powerful form of public inquiry, into the events leading up to a March 15 attack on two mosques in Christchurch that killed 50 people.

Posted on 25 March 2019 | 6:57 am

Russian lawmaker proposes 'reset' in U.S. ties after Mueller report

Moscow would be happy to mend ties with Washington after a report by U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller found no evidence of collusion between Donald Trump's campaign and Russia in the 2016 election, a senior Russian lawmaker said on Monday.

Posted on 25 March 2019 | 6:56 am

Brexit up in the air as May pushes divorce deal for third time

(This March 24 story corrects to show the petition is to revoke Article 50, not for another vote)

Posted on 25 March 2019 | 6:48 am

'Time's up, Theresa' Sun newspaper says of British PM May

Rupert Murdoch's The Sun newspaper said in a front page editorial that Prime Minister Theresa May must on Monday announce she will stand down as soon as her Brexit deal is approved and the United Kingdom has left the European Union.

Posted on 25 March 2019 | 6:48 am

Boeing invites pilots, regulators to briefing as it looks to return 737 MAX to service

Boeing Co said it invited more than 200 global airline pilots, technical leaders and regulators for an information session on Wednesday as it looks to return the 737 MAX to commercial service.

Posted on 25 March 2019 | 6:26 am

Israel says six wounded near Tel Aviv in long-range Gaza rocket attack

A long-range rocket launched from the Gaza Strip struck a house in central Israel on Monday, wounding six people in the first such incident since a 2014 war in the Palestinian enclave, Israeli authorities said.

Posted on 25 March 2019 | 6:25 am

North Korean officials return to inter-Korean liaison office: South Korea

North Korea sent back its officials to an inter-Korean liaison office in the North's border city of Kaesong on Monday, reversing a decision two days ago to withdraw the officials, South Korea's Unification Ministry said.

Posted on 25 March 2019 | 6:07 am

Rivals voice suspicions as Thailand's pro-army party leads election race

Two major political parties raised doubts on Monday about the results of Thailand's general election after a party linked to the military took a surprise lead in the popular vote that suggested the country's junta chief will remain in power.

Posted on 25 March 2019 | 5:49 am

Caravan of migrants in Mexico starts moving towards U.S.

A caravan of some 1,200 migrants from Central America and Cuba began moving towards the U.S. border from southern Mexico this weekend, migration authorities said on Sunday.

Posted on 25 March 2019 | 4:19 am

New Zealand PM says she will meet President Xi in China

New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Monday she will travel to China at the end of the week for a meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping, amid concerns of strained relations between the countries.

Posted on 25 March 2019 | 4:09 am

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