Posted in worldNews

Ecuador judge orders detention for ex-minister connected to Assange

QUITO (Reuters) – A judge in Ecuador has ordered former foreign minister Ricardo Patino be held in pre-trial detention on…

Posted in worldNews

Finnish Social Democrats and nationalist Finns Party nearly tied in election

HELSINKI (Reuters) – Finland’s leftist Social Democrats and the nationalist Finns Party emerged nearly tied to win Sunday’s general election,…

Posted in worldNews

Boeing 737 MAX jets could be grounded for weeks as black box probe to start on Ethiopia crash

WASHINGTON/PARIS (Reuters) – Boeing Co’s 737 MAX 8 and 9 planes will be grounded for weeks if not longer until…

Posted in worldNews

Yemen truce monitor mission to meet on U.N.-hired ship: sources

ADEN, Yemen (Reuters) – A committee overseeing a ceasefire in Hodeidah will hold its next meeting on a ship off…

Posted in worldNews

Germany splashes out on new VIP jets after G20 debacle

German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen attends the weekly cabinet meeting in Berlin, Germany, January 30, 2019. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch/File…

Posted in worldNews

French ‘yellow vests’ march through Paris denouncing police violence

PARIS (Reuters) – Several thousand “yellow vest” protesters marched through Paris and other French cities on Saturday on the 12th…

Posted in worldNews

Belgium to take in Ivory Coast ex-president Gbagbo: Belga

FILE PHOTO: Former Ivory Coast President Laurent Gbagbo appears before the International Criminal Court in The Hague, Netherlands, January 15,…

Posted in worldNews

Two men shot in incidents in Northern Ireland’s Londonderry: police

(Reuters) – Northern Ireland police said on Friday two men were shot in “paramilitary style attacks” at about 8 p.m….

Posted in worldNews

To Florida’s Venezuelan exiles, Pence vows more pressure on Maduro

DORAL, Fla. (Reuters) – U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on Friday listened to harrowing stories of deprivation, torture and escape…

Posted in worldNews

Northern Ireland police at scene of shooting incident in Londonderry

(Reuters) – Northern Ireland police said late on Friday they were at the scene of a shooting incident in the…