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Mikhail Gorbachev, last Soviet leader, dies at 91

Mikhail Gorbachev, who changed the course of history by triggering the demise of the Soviet Union and was one of the great figures of the 20th century, died in Moscow aged 91.

11:13 31 August 2022

Trump `declines to answer questions at probe in fraud case

Former US president Donald Trump on Wednesday declined to answer questions under oath in New York over alleged fraud at his family business, as legal pressures pile up for the former president whose house was raided by the FBI just two days ago.

22:01 10 August 2022

China starts biggest military drills around Taiwan

China kicked off unprecedented live-fire military drills in six areas that ring Taiwan on Thursday, a day after a visit by US House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi to the self-ruled island that Beijing regards as Chinese territory.

11:42 4 August 2022

3 including US lawmaker Walorski die in car crash

US Congresswoman Jackie Walorski was killed Wednesday in a car crash in her northern Indiana district along with two members of her congressional staff and another person, police said.

11:14 4 August 2022

Biden again tests positive for Covid, returns to isolation

US President Joe Biden has contracted the deadly virus again just after recovering from the coronavirus.

11:07 31 July 2022

Biden contracts COVID, ‘very mild symptoms’: W.House

United States President Joe Biden tested positive for Covid-19 on Thursday, his administration announced

21:35 21 July 2022

US disburses $1.3 bn of promised aid to Ukraine

The US Treasury Department announced Wednesday the transfer of $1.3 billion in economic aid to Ukraine as part of the initial $7.5 billion promised to Kyiv by the Biden administration in May.

14:34 30 June 2022

Abortion clinics start to close after US Supreme Court ruling

Clinics have begun closing in some US states after a Supreme Court ruling on Friday removed American women's constitutional right to abortion.

08:47 25 June 2022

Biden granddaughter Naomi to hold wedding in White House

US President Joe Biden and First Lady Jill Biden’s granddaughter Naomi Biden said Monday she will celebrate her wedding reception at the White House later this year.

19:02 5 April 2022

Biden calls Putin `a butcher` while meeting refugees

US President Joe Biden on Saturday called Russian President Vladimir Putin a "butcher" after visiting with refugees in Warsaw, Poland, in an intense criticism of the Russian leader's actions in Ukraine that have seen millions of refugees flee to neighboring countries.

22:04 26 March 2022