The Chinese yuan fell to its lowest level against the dollar since August 2010 in morning trade on Monday, fueling speculation that Beijing is allowing currency depreciation to counter threatened US tariffs.
Iran conceded an 89-97 defeat to Japan in the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 Asian Qualifiers on Thursday to see its chance of a place at the global extravaganza tied to a better performance in its next match against Aussies.
The top commander of Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) says the United States is on decline and faced with Iran's increasing power, does not dare to mention the military option against the Islamic Republic anymore.
Violence against the National Health Service (NHS) staff in England reached its highest level in five years, with one in seven health professionals attacked in the course of their work last year, figures reveal.
The United States will begin withdrawing from a UN postal pact that lowers rates for foreign postal deliveries of small packages, the latest move by President Donald Trump's administration to challenge practices it sees as unfairly advantageous to China.
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said Israel is working against peace and security by killing and displacing Palestinians and building settlements on occupied land with the support of the ‘biased’ US.