- Over half Americans skeptical about Trump's ability
- As Donald Trump prepares to take the U.S. presidential oath on Jan. 20, over half of Americans are skeptical about his ability to handle an international crisis, to use military force wisely or to prevent major scandals in his administration, according to a new poll released on Monday.
- IMF chief Lagarde found guilty of negligence
- France's Court of Justice of the Republic on Monday found Christine Lagarde, International Monetary Fund (IMF) chief, guilty of negligence over a state payout in 2008, but failed to sentence her.
- Incoming UN chief appoints women to senior UN posts
- Incoming UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on Thursday announced the appointment of Ms. Amina J. Mohammed of Nigeria as his deputy secretary-general and two other women for senior management positions.