AFP
EMIRATES AIRLINE POSTS FIRST L...

Dubai-based Emirates airline on Thursday posted a $3.4 bn half-year loss, its first in more than three decades, saying it had been badly hit by the global lockdown that brought air transport to "a li...

AUSTRALIA ESTABLISHES AFGHANIS...

Australia on Thursday moved to prosecute alleged war crimes by its special forces deployed in Afghanistan, years after harrowing reports emerged of civilians and prisoners being killed.Prime Minister...

AUSTRALIA APPOINTS AFGHANISTAN...

Australia announced the appointment of a special prosecutor to investigate alleged war crimes by Australian special forces in Afghanistan on Thursday after media uncovered evidence of civilians and p...

AUSTRALIA APPOINTS AFGHANISTAN...

Australia on Thursday announced the appointment of a special prosecutor to investigate possible war crimes committed by Australian forces in Afghanistan, with Prime Minister Scott Morrison insisting ...

GERMANY TO BUY 38 NEW EUROFIGHTER JETS

European plane maker Airbus said Wednesday it had signed a contract to supply 38 new Eurofighters to Germany's air force, as Berlin updates an ageing fleet of combat aircraft.MPs had already approved...

DANISH COMPANY CHARGED WITH VI...

Denmark's financial crimes unit on Wednesday announced charges against a Danish company suspected of violating EU sanctions on Syria by delivering large quantities of fuel to Russian warplanes there....

TRUMP AND BIDEN ATTEND SEPARAT...

President Donald Trump and President-elect Joe Biden attended separate Veterans Day events Wednesday in a stark illustration of the chasm between the incoming and outgoing administrations.Trump atten...

BIDEN COULD REVERSE GERMANY TR...

US President-elect Joe Biden could reverse course -- at least partially -- on the Trump administration's move to withdraw some 12,000 US troops from Germany, according to Biden's defense advisers. Mi...

PHILIPPINES EXTENDS MILITARY P...

The Philippines will extend a key military pact with the United States for another six months, the foreign minister said Wednesday. President Rodrigo Duterte had given notice to Washington in Februar...

HONG KONG AND SINGAPORE TO LAU...

Hong Kong and Singapore will launch a "travel bubble" on November 22, their governments said Wednesday, in a rare piece of good news for the pandemic-battered airline and tourism industries.A quota o...

FRANCE TO HONOUR WWI WRITER GE...

France will on Wednesday move the remains of World War I writer Maurice Genevoix into its Pantheon of national heroes in Paris, an honour championed by President Emmanuel Macron to encourage remembra...

BOEING SEES MORE CANCELLED ORD...

Boeing said Tuesday it was hit with another 12 cancelled orders for the 737 MAX, as the flagship aircraft is close to returning to the skies after being grounded since March 2019 following two deadly...