The president nominates William Barr for attorney general and Heather Nauert as US ambassador to the UN.
Image copyright Hajung Lim After his landmark meeting with leader Kim Jong-un, US President Donald Trump said he would consider dropping sanctions against North Korea, once it’s made progress on nuclear disarmament. But how might this economic change make its way through to ordinary people in the impoverished country long shut off from the outside […]
Image copyright AP Image caption Geert Wilders, left, and Prime Minister Mark Rutte went head-to-head in televised debates Voters are going to the polls in the Netherlands in the first of three crucial eurozone elections this year. The race is dominated by Prime Minister Mark Rutte’s centre-right party and that of Geert Wilders, running on […]
Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Education for girls has helped reduce the number of child marriages There has been a significant drop in the number of child marriages worldwide, the United Nations children’s agency says. Unicef estimates that 25 million child marriages have been prevented in the past decade. One in five girls are […]