Nadal launches US Open bid, Swiatek, Raducanu head women’s draw

NEW YORK: Rafael Nadal opens his bid for a 23rd Grand Slam title at the… Read More

Moving to Canada: an insider’s view on whether the grass is actually greener

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UN appeals for $160.3m: ‘Pakistan is awash in sufferings’

ISLAMABAD: The United Nations and the government of Pakistan on Tuesday jointly launched a flash… Read More

China’s Communist Party to hold Congress set to cement Xi’s rule

BEIJING: China’s ruling Communist Party will begin its 20th Party Congress on October 16, state… Read More

Sri Lanka says IMF bailout talks in ‘final stage’

COLOMBO: Cash-strapped Sri Lanka’s president announced further tax hikes and sweeping reforms on Tuesday, saying… Read More

US consumer spending misses expectation in July; inflation slows

WASHINGTON: US consumer spending barely rose in July, but inflation eased considerably, which could give… Read More

Sweden, Finland pledge to fight ‘terror’ at NATO talks: Ankara

Turkey on Friday said Sweden and Finland renewed their commitment to fight “terror” at the… Read More

Fed’s Powell sees inflation battle lasting ‘some time,’ warns of economic pain

JACKSON HOLE: The U.S. economy will need tight monetary policy "for some time" before inflation… Read More

Russia a strategic challenge for NATO in arctic, Stoltenberg says

OTTAWA: Russia's capabilities in the North are a strategic challenge for NATO, its Secretary General… Read More

US Justice Dept. unveils new details about Trump documents probe

WASHINGTON: The U.S. Department of Justice on Friday unveiled new details about its investigation into… Read More

Zelenskiy urges world to force Russia from nuclear site after incident

KYIV: Ukraine's president urged the world to act much faster to force Russian troops to… Read More

Taming inflation will inflict ‘pain’ on Americans: Fed

JACKSON HOLE, Wyo: Americans are headed for a painful period of slow economic growth and… Read More

Takeover of NDTV by India’s richest man worries journalists

NEW DELHI: For years Indian television company NDTV pursued an independent line critical of the… Read More

US warns of sanctions against Turkey over Russia ties

ISTANBUL: Turkey’s top business association has confirmed receiving a letter from the US Treasury warning… Read More

Dry pastures force Texas ranchers to slaughter ever more cows

CROCKETT: With almost all of Texas in drought, ranchers are sending ever more cattle off… Read More