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'Trade war a reality', French finance minister warns

Bruno Le Maire accuses the US of using "the law of the jungle" with unilateral tariffs

The National Science and Maths Quiz has kept Ghanaians thrilled for 25 years

A TV school quiz show has Ghana gripped. We meet one of the contestants and follow him on the road to victory. But did he get there?

The mafia murders that brought down Slovakia's government

Before his death, Jan Kuciak uncovered the presence of an Italian organised crime group in Slovakia.

Pakistan election: Who's who and why it matters

The lead-up to the vote has been dramatic, with an ex-PM arrested and several deadly militant attacks.

Fiat Chrysler Names Jeep Boss to Replace Stricken CEO

Fiat Chrysler named on Saturday its Jeep division boss, Mike Manley, to take over immediately for Chief Executive Sergio Marchionne, who is seriously ill after suffering major complications following surgery. The carmaker said British-born Manley, who also takes responsibility for the North America region, will push ahead with the midterm strategy outlined last month by Marchionne, who had been due to step down next April. Marchionne, 66, was credited with rescuing Fiat and Chrysler from… Read Full Article

Peru's New Justice Minister Takes Office in Wake of Scandal

Peruvian lawmaker Vicente Zeballos took over as justice minister on Saturday, a week after his predecessor, Salvador Heresi, was fired in an influence-peddling scandal that has shaken the country's judiciary. Zeballos will be responsible for an overhaul of the judicial system announced by President Martin Vizcarra after audio recordings published in local media appeared to show judges making arrangements to help criminals and swap favors with politicians and businessmen. Heresi has denied… Read Full Article

Oleksandr Usyk unifies cruiserweight division by beating Murat Gassiev

Oleksandr Usyk becomes the first man to hold all four world cruiserweight titles by beating Murat Gassiev in Moscow.

AP Fact Check: Trump’s Week of Claims on Russia, NATO

It was a week of bewilderment over what President Donald Trump really thinks about Russian interference in the U.S. election and what he and Russia’s Vladimir Putin told each other in their private meeting. The confusion was fed by Trump’s vacillating statements about the summit. On other fronts, Trump inaccurately claimed Queen Elizabeth II bestowed upon him an honor that she had never before granted during her reign and, when the president was back in the U.S., he gave a faulty account of… Read Full Article

Austria ditches Turkish language driving theory tests

The change to the theory test comes amid a souring of relations between Austria and Turkey.

Tariffs Will Hurt Economy, IMF Warns, as Trump Threatens More

The International Monetary Fund warned world economic leaders on Saturday that a recent wave of trade tariffs would significantly harm global growth, a day after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened a major escalation in a dispute with China. IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde said she would present the G-20 finance ministers and central bank governors meeting in Buenos Aires with a report detailing the impacts of the restrictions already announced on global trade. "It certainly… Read Full Article