Finance ministers from the Group of 20 leading economies have reached a broad consensus that free trade and open markets is better for promoting global economic growth, German senior officials said on Friday. [Detail]
The 91st birthday of Britain's monarch Queen Elizabeth II was marked with a series of gun salutes across the country on Friday. [Detail]
Photo taken on April 21 , 2017 shows the site of a traffic accident on the R25 between Verena and Bronkhorstpruit in the north of Gauteng .[Detail]
A wooden sign which reads " Prime Minister Shinzo Abe " is seen on a ritual offering , a " masakaki " tree , from Abe to the Yasukuni Shrine , inside the main shrine at the controversial shrine for war dead , in Tokyo , Japan , April 21 .[Detail]
British Prime Minister Theresa May meets with President of the European Parliament Antonio Tajani at 10 Downing Street in London , Britain on April 20 .[Detail]
US President Donald Trump holds a joint news conference with Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni at the White House in Washington , US , April 20 .[Detail]
Nigerian prosecutors have charged 53 men with conspiracy to organize a gay wedding and related crimes punishable by up to 14 years in jail , a court clerk told AFP on Thursday .[Detail]
China is still embracing open trade, as the country has lifted millions of people out of poverty through engaging more and more in trade, said World Bank President Jim Yong Kim on Thursday. [Detail]
A French policeman was shot dead and two others severely injured in central Paris on Thursday night in an attack carried out days before presidential elections and quickly claimed by the Islamic State militant group. [Detail]
One day after saying his back was progressing, Tiger Woods had a fourth back surgery to alleviate pain and will go through another year without playing a major. [Detail]
'Tea road' takes a Sri Lankan to Chinese home
Anura Banda has been in China for over 20 years but he will never forget the fragrant aroma of his first sip of Chinese tea. [Detail]
Facing a backlash over an incident this month involving an Asian-American passenger, United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz is planning a visit to China. [Detail]
Facebook Inc on Wednesday pulled aside the curtain on a secretive unit headed by a former chief of the Pentagon's research arm, disclosing that the social media company is studying ways for people to communicate by thought and touch. [Detail]
Fox News Channel's parent company fired Bill O'Reilly on Wednesday following an investigation into harassment allegations, bringing a stunning end to cable news' most popular program and one that came to define the bravado of his network over 20 years. [Detail]
Members of Parliament (MPs) in the British House of Commons gave their backing Wednesday to Prime Minister Theresa May's call for a snap general election on June 8. [Detail]