German police find Islamic State flag after suspected attack on railway

BERLIN: German police said on Tuesday they had found a flag of the Islamic State (IS)…

Pope urges peace, ‘fraternity’ as millions celebrate Christmas

VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis called for peace and “fraternity” among peoples, as millions across the world celebrated…

Indonesian tsunami death toll reaches 429 with ‘many victims still to be found’

Rescuers were last night still searching for survivors of the ­ Indonesia tsunami as the death…

Twins, 6, allowed to get married as ‘parents believe they were lovers in past life’

Brother and sister twins have been married in a Buddhist ceremony because their parents believe they…

Merry Christmas!

WNU Editor: This is my favorite time of year. The music. The food. The excitement in…

US-led coalition reports recent air strikes on ISIS in Syria

WASHINGTON: The U.S.-led coalition in Syria conducted air strikes last week that destroyed facilities used by…

Trump's plan to hand war against Isis to Turkey is fraught with risks

Turkey has begun bolstering military positions along its southern frontier as Ankara and the Donald Trump administration prepared…

He’s not an official: Macron’s office left red-faced explaining ex-aide Benalla’s luxury trip

Days before Emmanuel Macron visited French troops in Chad for Christmas, his scandal-plagued former aide Alexandre…

Fake priest who fooled believers for 18 years unmasked ahead of Xmas in Spain

For years believers in Colombia, and then in Spain, confessed, were baptized and celebrated weddings under…

Russia-US relationship 'practically non-existent', Moscow's UN ambassador says

Russia-US relations are “practically non-existent” with little prospect of improvement while Donald Trump is president, Moscow’s…