Russia jails former US diplomat for smuggling drugs

Russia jails former US diplomat for smuggling drugs

A Moscow court has sentenced a former US diplomat to 14 years in prison for "large-scale" cannabis smuggling, the latest American to be caught up in Russia's legal system.

US diplomat involved in fatal traffic accident leaves Pakistan

US diplomat involved in fatal traffic accident leaves Pakistan

The diplomat -- described as the defence attache in an earlier report -- departed Islamabad late on Monday, a senior Pakistani government official said.

Trump to top US diplomat: Don't bother talking to North Korea

Trump to top US diplomat: Don't bother talking to North Korea

US President Donald Trump on Sunday dismissed the prospect of talks with North Korea as a waste of time a day after his own secretary of state said the United States was maintaining open lines of communication ...

Nepal protesters lynch wounded policeman

Nepal protesters lynch wounded policeman

Protesters dragged a wounded police officer out of an ambulance and killed him yesterday in an area of southern Nepal...