Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan is citing a “painful” family situation as he steps down from the position before his formal nomination has even been sent to the Senate.
The Swiss government will retaliate with measures to defend Swiss stock exchanges if the European Commission blocks their access to EU investors in a row over a stalled treaty, it said on Tuesday.
Turkey condemned a statement Tuesday by the European Union’s General Affairs Council (GAC), saying it produced conclusions in a "partisan way".
Airbus and Boeing bagged a combined $15 billion of plane deals on day two of the Paris Airshow, as their sales teams scrapped for orders after a downturn in business at many airlines and the grounding of Boeing's top-selling jet.
A new dwarf planet captured by NASA is "unlike anything humanity has seen before" claims the space agency.
U.S. President Donald Trump formally kicked off his 2020 re-election campaign at a rally in Orlando, Florida, on Tuesday night.
The world’s population is expected to increase from 7.7 billion currently to 9.7bn by 2050, and Pakistan will be among the nine countries where more than half of the projected increase will be concentrated, according to projections released by the...
A rocket landed near an Iraqi military base hosting US forces in the northern city of Mosul late on Tuesday, an Iraqi military statement said, the second such incident in two days, Reuters reports.
Unpopular in power and deposed after huge protests, Egypt's ex-president Mohamed Morsi could be humanised in the eyes of many Egyptians after his death in court Monday.
Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam apologized on Tuesday and said she had heard the people "loud and clear" after massive protests over a controversial extradition bill.