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'Robocop' on patrol at Singapore summit

'Robocop' on patrol at Singapore summit

Hi-tech Singapore has deployed an autonomous robot with a swivelling camera for a head and flashing lights to patrol a summit venue -- arresting the attention of amused passers-by who stopped to snap selfies.

Call for open markets as world leaders gather in Singapore

Call for open markets as world leaders gather in Singapore

Singapore's prime minister made an impassioned plea Monday for open markets and warned ‘political pressures’ were driving countries apart, in a swipe at rising protectionism at the start of a gathering of world leaders.

EU leaders vow tough action on cyber attacks

EU leaders vow tough action on cyber attacks

EU leaders on Thursday condemned the attempted hack on the global chemical weapons watchdog and vowed to step up the bloc's efforts to tackle cyber attacks.

Germany holds aviation summit to tackle delays, cancellations

Germany holds aviation summit to tackle delays, cancellations

German Transport Minister Andreas Scheuer is to gather politicians and aviation business figures in a bid to take on some of the industry's woes on Friday.

Tusk suggests EU Brexit summit to avert 'catastrophe'

Tusk suggests EU Brexit summit to avert 'catastrophe'

European leaders may need to hold an extra summit in November to clinch a Brexit deal and avert ‘a catastrophe’ when Britain leaves in March, EU President Donald Tusk warned Tuesday.

Moon seeks to break nuclear deadlock at Pyongyang summit

Moon seeks to break nuclear deadlock at Pyongyang summit

South Korean President Moon Jae-in travels to Pyongyang this week for his third summit with Kim Jong Un, looking to break the deadlock in nuclear talks between North Korea and the United States.

South Korea says progress of nuclear talks a 'daily concern'

South Korea says progress of nuclear talks a 'daily concern'

South Korea's foreign minister said Thursday that making progress on denuclearisation talks with North Korea is a ‘daily concern’, as she called for fresh momentum at a joint Korean summit next week.

Putin deplores US sanctions, but lauds Trump meeting

Putin deplores US sanctions, but lauds Trump meeting

Vladimir Putin said he hoped Washington would realise that its policy of imposing sanctions on Moscow for its perceived misbehaviour was misguided.

North, South Korea agree on third summit in Pyongyang

North, South Korea agree on third summit in Pyongyang

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in met in April and May at the border truce village of Panmunjom.

Trump thanks Kim as N. Korea transfers remains of soldiers

Trump thanks Kim as N. Korea transfers remains of soldiers

The repatriation of remains of US soldiers missing in the 1950-53 conflict is seen as a modest diplomatic coup for US President Donald Trump.

Trump says Putin summit 'even better' than Nato meeting

Trump says Putin summit 'even better' than Nato meeting

Trump's news conference alongside Putin drew fire from members of both political parties.

Trump sees no reason to believe Russia behind election meddling

Trump sees no reason to believe Russia behind election meddling

Donald Trump said not a single critical word about Russia on any of the issues that have brought relations between the Washington and Moscow to a post-Cold War low.