Batman byelection: Labor's Ged Kearney defeats Greens' Alex Bhathal

Small swing towards ALP secures inner-city Melbourne seat for the former ACTU president Labor has declared victory in the Batman byelection for former Australian Council of Trade Union president Ged Kearney.A 1.4% swing to Labor saw Kearney leading 52.2%


Syria: More than 11,000 people flee Eastern Ghouta as government forces step up assault on rebel enclave

President Assad's troops continue offensive with help from Russian air power, marking week of violence which has left 1,300 civilians dead


How Trump’s trade policy resurrects COMECON, US-style

What the U.S. president really means by pleading for “fairness” is simply for the U.S. to have its way


What makes Kim Jong Un tick?

President Donald Trump will need to understand what makes the North Korean leader tick before meeting


North Korean minister to meet again with Swedish counterpart

North Korea's foreign minister is set to meet again with his Swedish counterpart amid growing speculation about a possible meeting in the Scandinavian country between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.


Russia retaliates against Britain by expelling diplomats over ex-spy's poisoning

The move comes after Britain's foreign minister claimed it was "overwhelmingly likely" President Vladimir Putin directly ordered the attack.        


China Ex-Antigraft Chief Named Vice President

Chinese President Xi Jinping installed a trusted ally as deputy head of state, keeping an experienced troubleshooter by his side to help handle Beijing’s rocky ties with Washington.


Trump lawyers seek $20m in damages from porn star Stormy Daniels

The legal filings mark the first time the president has become directly involved in the case.


Chinese President Xi Jinping reappointed and granted the right to continue indefinitely

Reuters Chinese President Xi Jinping was reappointed with no limit on the number of terms he can serve. Xi, 64, is considered the most powerful Chinese leader since Mao Zedong. Chinese officials defended the move saying it would bring the presidency in-l


Xi Jinping is re-elected as China's president

China's largely rubber-stamp parliament on Saturday unanimously re-elected Xi Jinping as the country's president.


Former FBI deputy head McCabe sacked

The justice department fires the FBI's ex-deputy director, whom President Trump had accused of bias.


McCabe says he was fired as FBI deputy director because of what he witnessed after Trump fired Comey

REUTERS/James Lawler Duggan FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe says he was fired because of the events he witnessed in the "aftermath of the firing of James Comey." McCabe was one of three top FBI officials former FBI Director James Comey apprised of his


Oscars Academy chief John Bailey 'faces harassment allegations'

The Academy has launched an inquiry into its own president, John Bailey, Hollywood media report.


Oscars chief reportedly accused of sexual misconduct

The president of the Academy of Motion Pictures, the organisation that hands out the Oscars, is reportedly being investigated for sexual misconduct.


VAR will be used at Russia World Cup, says FIFA

BOGOTA (Reuters) - Video assistant referees (VARs) will be used at the World Cup for the first time when the finals get underway in Russia in June, FIFA president Gianni Infantino said on Friday.


U.S. and South Korean Presidents Discuss North Korea Nuclear Talks

South Korean President Moon Jae-in and U.S. President Donald Trump agreed to closely coordinate policies “at every stage” of the coming denuclearization talks with North Korea during a 35-minute phone conversation, Seoul’s presidential office said.

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Trump, SKorea's Moon vow to keep max pressure on NKorea

President Donald Trump and South Korean President Moon Jae-in, who are both planning to meet North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un this spring, pledged Friday to maintain "maximum pressure" on his authoritarian regime and seek action on giving up his nukes, th


Crimeans to vote for Russian president for first time

Crimeans to vote for Russian president for first time.        


Who is John Kelly? A look at Trump's White House chief of staff

From John Kelly's extensive military career to his time hitchhiking across the country, here are five things to know about President Trump's White House chief of staff.

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