BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany’s Angela Merkel turns to the task of sounding out partners to build a coalition government after securing a fourth term as chancellor in Sunday’s election, although she has been weakened by a surge in support for the far right.
TOKYO (Reuters) – Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will dissolve parliament’s lower house on Thursday for a snap election, a party official said, in a move aimed at taking advantage of improved ratings and opposition disarray.
SEOUL/UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump dialed up the rhetoric against North Korea again at the weekend, warning the country’s foreign minister that he and leader Kim Jong Un “won’t be around much longer”, as Pyongyang staged a major anti-U.S. rally.
The chain blames the profit fall on efforts to keep prices low and the cost of opening new stores.
London Mayor Sadiq Khan says Uber is using ‘aggressive’ tactics with an ‘army’ of PR experts and lawyers.
ERBIL, Iraq (Reuters) – Voting started on Monday in an independence referendum organized by the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) in northern Iraq, ignoring the threats of the Kurds’ neighbors and fears of further instability and violence across the Middle East.
PARIS (Reuters) – French trade unionists blocked access on Monday to several fuel depots in protest against an overhaul of employment laws, seeking to test the government’s will to reform the economy.
MARAWI CITY, Philippines (Reuters) – With a grimace, Brigadier General Melquiades Ordiales of the Philippines 1st Marine Brigade recounted the painful gains made against Islamist militants in Marawi City.
Airlines at Auckland Airport will receive more jet fuel supplies after a burst pipe was repaired.