Meryl Streep vs. Donald Trump Sparks Twitter Fray

Donald Trump called Meryl Streep an "overrated actress" on Monday after the three-time Oscar winner publicly criticized him for having belittled a disabled journalist.

10 January 2017 | 09:44 AM


Kremlin Says US Hacking Allegations Are 'Reminiscent of a Witch-Hunt'

Allegations that Russia tried to influence the United States election in favor of Donald Trump amount to a witch-hunt, the Kremlin said on Monday.

10 January 2017 | 09:00 AM


Vivienne Westwood Closes London Men's Fashion Week in Eccentric Style

Britain's dame of fashion Vivienne Westwood wrapped up London Fashion Week Men's on Monday with an eclectic collection showcasing edgy designs that included dresses for men.

10 January 2017 | 08:50 AM


Protesters Vow Tiananmen Crackdown Memorial at Hong Kong Palace Museum Site

Hong Kong democracy activists vowed to use the site of a controversial museum to commemorate China's bloody crackdown on student-led protests in 1989.

10 January 2017 | 08:00 AM


Golden Globes Ratings Rise; Host Fallon Gets Mixed Reviews

The Golden Globes were a strong night for “La La Land” and FX’s “Atlanta,” but first-time host Jimmy Fallon’s performance at the movie and TV awards show received mixed reviews.

10 January 2017 | 07:50 AM


Myanmar Warns Its Workers in Malaysia After Five Hacked to Death

Myanmar said on Monday it had sent out safety instructions to its workers in Malaysia after attackers hacked five of them to death with swords.

10 January 2017 | 07:00 AM


Assad Says Ready to Discuss Everything, Vows to Take Back All Syria

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said his government is ready to negotiate on "everything" in proposed peace talks in Kazakhstan.

10 January 2017 | 06:00 AM


London Commuters Endure Transport Misery as Rail Staff Strike

Millions of Londoners struggled to work at the start of a week of travel chaos which sees rail networks brought to a standstill by a series of strikes.

10 January 2017 | 05:00 AM


Philippines Says Finalizing Deal to Observe Russian Military Drills

The Philippines is finalizing a security deal with Russia allowing the two countries' leaders to exchange visits and observe military drills.

10 January 2017 | 04:00 AM


Hong Kong Has No Right to Hold On to Our Troop Carriers, Singapore Says

Singapore's defense minister said on Monday nine armored vehicles seized in Hong Kong could not be detained or confiscated.

10 January 2017 | 03:00 AM