Switzerland, facing an erosion of the banking secrecy laws that helped make it the world’s banker, is now touting its reputation as a safe and stable haven to become a global data vault.
China’s yuan has become the world’s fifth most widely used payments currency, with the value of cross-border deals settled in it more than doubling in 2014, data from transactions organisation SWIFT s
Weird and wonderful murals are seen in the sleazy district of Malaga, thanks to a once renegade art movement
Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams lived up to their top billing on Wednesday with the world number ones ripping apart Milos Raonic and Dominika Cibulkova to power into the Australian Open semi-finals
New York authorities and meteorologists on Tuesday defended a decision to shut down America’s biggest city for a storm that skirted the Big Apple, dumping the worst snow east and north.
Jordan offered Wednesday to free a female jihadist in exchange for a Jordanian pilot held by the ISIS group, which is threatening to execute the airman and a Japanese journalist.
US President Barack Obama led a heavyweight delegation to Saudi Arabia to meet new King Salman and discussed the two countries’ ongoing fight against the Islamic State group.
Merkel wishes Tsipras strength and success; anti-austerity economist named finance minister
The Indonesian military on Tuesday called off efforts to recover the wreckage of an AirAsia plane that crashed into the Java Sea last month, after failing to find any more bodies inside the fuselage.
More than a decade after 9/11, Americans who come across a turban-wearing Sikh are still prone to mistaking him for a Muslim, according to a study released on Monday.