Coronavirus: Japan to repatriate 200 citizens from Wuhan
Germany has reported its first case of the virus, while the U.S., and Canada have upgraded their travel warnings.
White House to release Middle East peace plan Tuesday – Trump
Mr Trump says he had been waiting for Israeli third election in a year to conclude before coming out with the plan.
China sends medics to Wuhan as coronavirus death toll rises to 80
Apart from 80 deaths, 2,744 people have been confirmed infected by coronavirus across China as of Monday.
Coronavirus: First suspected case recorded in Africa
Health personnel are carrying out further tests on an unnamed student who returned from Beijing on Saturday.
U.S. to bar pregnant foreign nationals from entering the country
The U.S, Department of State says the move will address “endemic abuses’’ of the tourism visas and protect the U.S. from attendant national security risks.
Saudi Arabia denies involvement in Jeff Bezos phone hacking
Jeff Bezos is the owner of the Washington Post newspaper, whose columnist, Jamal Khashoggi, was murdered inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul in 2018.
Trump to offer first detailed impeachment defence as pivotal week begins
Trump is charged with abusing the powers of his office and obstructing a congressional inquiry into his conduct.
Putin sends amendments to parliament to change presidential term limits
The amendments have induced suspicion that Mr Putin is preparing options for retaining a leadership position when his current term ends in four years.
World leaders, CEOs, celebrities arrive Davos for WEF
Nigeria will be represented by some ministers and top government functionaries.
Iran president says U.S. sanctions made nation “stronger”
Mr Rouhani was quoted as saying that Iran’s resistance and responses to the U.S. threats had compelled the Americans to step back.
Britain summons Iranian ambassador for detaining diplomat
Iran accused British Ambassador Rob Macaire on Sunday of attending an “illegal demonstration” in Tehran.
Iran warns Trump of ‘dangerous response’ to further action by U.S.
Trump had said on Wednesday that Iran now “appears to be standing down.’’
China’s Vice Premier Liu to sign trade deal with U.S. next week
U.S. President Donald Trump said on December 31 that the Phase 1 deal with China would be signed on January 15 at the White House.
China says shares similar views, positions with Russia on middle East issue
President Xi Jinping of China and Vladimir Putin of Russia have met more than 30 times since 2013
Asian shares rebound as U.S., Iran stand down, yen retreats
U.S. President Donald Trump responded to an Iranian attack on U.S. forces with sanctions, not violence.
U.S. forces in Syria on alert after Iranian attacks
Iran fired over a dozen ballistic missiles at two bases hosting U.S. forces in Iraq in the early hours of Wednesday.
LIVE UPDATES: Trump outlines next steps after Iran retaliates against America
PREMIUM TIMES reported how Iran fired over a dozen ballistic missiles on two Iraqi airbases hosting American troops.