• Prosecutor charges Netanyahu’s wife with fraud: justice ministry

    Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu s wife Sara was charged on Thursday with fraud and breach of trust after a long police probe into allegations she falsified household expenses, the justice ministry said. “The Jerusalem district prosecutor a short time ago filed charges against the prime minister s wife,” the ministry said. The allegations announced last year […]

  • Japan halts missile drills after Trump-Kim summit: reports

    TOKYO (AFP) – Japan has halted evacuation drills simulating a North Korean missile attack in the wake of historic talks between Washington and Pyongyang, local media reported Thursday. Government officials did not immediately confirm the reports, but authorities in one town told AFP they were suspending a drill planned for next week on orders from […]

  • Ashes to kick off new World Test Championship

    June 22, 2018

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    NEW DELHI (AFP) – The Ashes between arch rivals England and Australia will kick off the mammoth new World Test Championship in July next year, according to a world governing body schedule released Wednesday. The nine top-ranked sides in the world will compete in the new touranment, with each side playing six series on a […]