Le Bourget (France) (AFP) - Some 150 heads of government and state on Monday kicked off a high-stakes negotiation to curb global warming and help poor countries cope with its impacts.

Istanbul (AFP) - Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu on Monday urged Greek premier Alexis Tsipras to focus on a "positive agenda" after he lashed out at Turkey over the shooting down of a Russian …

Tokyo (AFP) - Japan on Monday submitted a bid for a huge submarine contract with Australia, Japanese officials said, as France and Germany also vie to win the multi-billion dollar contract.

Vatican City (AFP) - The controversial trial of five people involved in the latest Vatican leaks scandal was adjourned Monday until next week after one of the accused asked for more time to prepare …

Le Bourget (France) (AFP) - If mankind fails to curtail global warming, we will have to deal with fallouts, ranging from massive refugee crises and submerged cities to scorching heatwaves and …

Le Bourget (France) (AFP) - As the Paris climate summit opens, 183 countries have submitted pledges for greenhouse gas (GHG) curbs meant to underpin a 195-nation climate rescue pact.

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's top share index edged lower on Monday, with mining company BHP Billiton falling on the prospect of a hefty fine in Brazil and Aberdeen Asset Management slipping after it …

The federal government has confirmed Australia won't sign a New-Zealand led communique to phase out fossil fuel subsidies at major climate talks in Paris.

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