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S.Korea, DPRK to begin Red-Cross talks to discuss reunion of separated families

South Korea and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea will begin Red-Cross talks on Friday morning to discuss humanitarian issues.
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Melania Trump's jacket mixes message during visit to detained immigrant children

Melania Trump, the wife of US President Donald Trump, on Thursday visited children displaced by the country's immigration crisis in Texas.
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Suspect arrested in killing of rapper XXXTentacion

A Florida man with a criminal history has been arrested over the shooting death of rapper XXXTentacion, with more suspects being sought, authorities said on Thursday.
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Yoga regains popularity, becomes latest fad in India

Yoga is one of India's crowning glories, and today, Indians understand yoga as their unique and valuable cultural resource.
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Chinese company starts testing Mecca Light Rail for upcoming Hajj pilgrimage

China Railway Construction Corporation Limited started on Wednesday the testing of the Mecca Light Rail in preparation for Hajj pilgrimage in August.
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New Zealand prime minister gives birth to healthy baby girl

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern gave birth to a baby girl in an Auckland hospital on Thursday, becoming only the second world leader to do so while in office.
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Trump backs down on separating immigrant children, legal problems remain

US President Donald Trump on Wednesday backed down and abandoned his policy of separating immigrant children from their parents on the US-Mexico border.
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May fends off Brexit defeat in House vote

Prime Minister Theresa May won a crucial Brexit vote in parliament yesterday, keeping her deeply divided government's plans to end Britain's partnership with EU on track.
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US bucks OECD migration trend with rise in asylum applications

The number of people fleeing war or strife for more stable parts of the world declined significantly in 2017, although the US registered a sharp increase in asylum applications.
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#MeToo makes waves in Australia with workplace sex harassment probe

Australia launched a national inquiry into workplace sexual harassment, in a sign governments are beginning to respond to a global issue highlighted by the massive #MeToo movement.
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