When Steve Smith reached three figures at Pune in February he thumped his chest so hard it must have left a bruise. It was an innings he assessed as the best of his life.
Pope Francis led a jubilant mass for thousands of Egyptian Catholics on Saturday during a visit to support the country's embattled Christian minority and promote dialogue with Muslims.
Indonesia yesterday praised Afghan President Ashraf Ghani for his efforts to bring peace to his violence-ravaged country, as he embarked on his first official trip to South-East Asia.
A delegation from the Gulf Organisation for Industrial Consulting’s (Goic) recently visited Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah University of Science & Technology (KAUST) to promote cooperation in the fields of scientific research and innovation to support industries in the GCC.
Washington’s new ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley, has vowed to show US strength, bluntly warning those who oppose President Donald Trump’s policies that she is “taking names” and will respond.
A shocked Syrian boy pictured sitting in an ambulance covered in blood and dust after an air strike became a symbol of civilian suffering in Aleppo yesterday, drawing worldwide attention.
International Energy Agency (IEA) chief Fatih Birol said yesterday that oil prices may have bottomed out, providing that the health of the global economy does not pose a concern.
Japan’s biggest trading companies, stalwarts of the nation’s economy, expect to book combined write-downs of at least ¥970bn ($8.6bn) as ill-timed investments in commodities ranging from shale gas to copper mines erode profitability.