Worries about political turmoil in the United States led investors to sell shares on Wednesday. The dollar also lost value against other currencies.
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The newly-elected South Korean leader hopes to defuse tensions by visiting the North 'if the conditions are right'
Germany’s defence minister has come under fire over a scandal involving an army lieutenant who is accused of plotting a gun attack while posing as a Syrian…
The far right Front National leader Marine Le Pen is accused of fiddling European parliamentary expenses.
The US Congress’ Senate Intelligence Committee has reportedly turned down Michael Flynn’s request for immunity from prosecution in exchange for his testimony.
On Friday Flynn's lawyer's request that he be made immune from prosecution in exchange for testifying to Congress was turned down.
South Korea’s ousted president Park Geun-hye has reportedly been arrested.
French magistrates have placed the wife of presidential candidate Francois Fillon under formal investigation over allegations that he paid her for a fake parliamentary…
If a court decides there is enough evidence for the warrant, the 65-year-old could spend up to 20 days in a cell, while being investigated on criminal charges including bribery and corruption.
It was all change on Wednesday in one of the top jobs in French government.
Bruno Le Roux denies he has done anything wrong but says he does not want the scandal to affect the government's work.
Bruno Le Roux is facing investigation following allegations he hired his daughters for summer jobs while they were students.
Ousted South Korean leader Park Geun-hye has been question by prosecutors over a corruption scandal which has cost her the presidency.
South Korea’s Prime Minister Hwang Kyo-ahn has announced he will not run for president in an election scheduled for May 9.
Former Argentine President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner has fended off corruption allegations in court claiming she was the victim of “judicial persecution” and a media “witch…
South Korea’s special prosecutor’s office has found President Park Geun-hye colluded with her friend, businesswoman Choi Soon-sil, to receive bribes from Samsung…
Pro and counter demonstrations took place in the centre of Paris on Sunday (March 5).
Former national intelligence director James Clapper rejects President Trump's accusation Barack Obama wire-tapped him during his election campaign.
Protests erupt in the United States calling for the resignation of Senator Jeff Sessions as attorney general.
The US attorney general says he will stay out of any probe into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 election.
The French conservative presidential candidate faces calls to give way to the rival he defeated in the autumn primary.
Francois Fillon has suffered yet more blows in his bid to become the president of France.
It is proving to be an eventful day for French presidential candidate Francois Fillon.
The 62-year-old has categorically refused to give up his bid to be the next French president despite being caught up in an inquiry into alleged misuse of public funds.
The probe into the graft scandal involving South Korean President Park Geun-hye will not be extended after the country’s acting leader said it has served its…