US four-star general warns of war with China in 2025

Crew members signal to a F/A-18E Super Hornet fighter jet preparing to take off for a routine flight on board the US USS Nimitz aircraft carrier during a...

Jemima Khan doesn’t need ‘politics’ in her life

British screenwriter and film producer Jemima Khan. — Photo by authorLONDON: British screenwriter and film producer Jemima Khan Saturday said she doesn't need politics in her life, mentioning...

US trade shifts on COVID and China tensions, but no ‘decoupling’ yet

A ship stacked with shipping containers is unloaded on a pier at Port Newark, New Jersey, US. — Reuters/File WASHINGTON: US trade flows are realigning on the back of...

Dispute over Germany’s Leopard tanks divides Ukraine’s allies

Comment on this storyCommentRAMSTEIN AIR BASE, Germany — Ukraine’s Western backers failed Friday to resolve a dispute over which nation will supply the government in Kyiv with powerful...

US on edge over video of fatal police beating

People attend a candlelight vigil in memory of Tyre Nichols at the Tobey Skate Park on January 26, 2023 in Memphis, Tennessee. — AFPWASHINGTON: The southern US city...

‘World dangerously unprepared for next crisis’

A logo of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is pictured in Geneva, Switzerland. —Reuters/FileGENEVA: All countries remain "dangerously unprepared" for the next pandemic, the Red...

Protesters mark Myanmar coup anniversary, junta due to make statement

Filipino activists stage a protest in solidarity with Myanmar citizens, two years since Myanmar's military coup, outside the Embassy of Myanmar in Makati City, Philippines, February 1, 2023.—...

Ukraine receiving 60 Bradley fighting vehicles after fleet departs South Carolina

A load of more than 60 Bradley fighting vehicles departed South Carolina for Ukraine last week as part of the latest $2.5 billion package in military aid that...

Chinese military aircraft enter Taiwan’s airspace as US tracks surveillance balloon

More than a dozen Chinese military aircraft and four naval vessels were detected around Taiwan on Friday morning, defense officials said. The incursions by Chinese warplanes have become almost...

Pakistan to ‘participate in Moscow meeting’ on Afghan crises

In this picture taken on February 2, 2023, an Afghan boy pushes a cart as he helps to transport a woman with a child before she crosses into...