The board of the U.N.’s cultural body Wednesday began vetting eight candidates, including one from Lebanon, vying to head an organization accused of bias in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and foot-dragging on reforms.
La Estrella de Panamá has kept Panama's citizens informed since 1849. Now, as the country prepares for elections next year, the existence of the major newspaper, along with that of its sister title, E ... Read more
President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump met privately with victims of the Las Vegas shooting at a hospital Wednesday, praising them and the doctors who treated them as he visited a city st ... Read more
Signatories to the MOU for Phase Two of the Joint Hydrographic Survey at the 10th Co-operation Forum. Photo: Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore To demonstrate multilateral cooperation between li ... Read more
Receding media freedom in established European democracies and in the United States has emboldened authoritarian governments in Russia and other former Soviet countries to crack down on independent vo ... Read more