Monday, June 24, 2019

Brexit: PM under pressure over Commons Brexit votes

Theresa May is due to make a statement on Brexit to MPs later, which will be followed by a debate on next steps. MPs are...

Iran’s President Rouhani Calls for Unity to Face ‘Unprecedented’ U.S. Pressure

President Hassan Rouhani called on Saturday for unity among Iran's political factions to overcome conditions which he said may be harder than those during...

Malmö sees third explosion attack in 24 hours

An explosion shook an apartment block in Malmö early on Wednesday morning -- the third unexplained blast in the city in just 24 hours. Police...

New Zealand bans sale of assault, semi-automatic rifles: PM

hristchurch, New Zealand - New Zealand has banned the sale of assault rifles and semi-automatic weapons after the country's worst-ever attack that killed 50...

President Donald Trump’s daughter Ivanka In Ethiopia For Women Empowerment Initiative

Ethiopian President Sahle-Work Zewde today received and held talks with President Donald Trump’s daughter and senior adviser, Ivanka Trump, at the Presidential Palace in...

Saudi Arabia’s role in banishing piracy from regional waters

DUBAI: A decade ago, during the peak years of the Somali piracy crisis, the waters of the Arabian Gulf faced frequent threats from armed...

PM May has already set out timetable for her departure: UK...

LONDON - Prime Minister Theresa May does not need to spell out a timetable for her departure, prisons minister Robert Buckland said on Sunday,...

Myanmar pilot safely lands plane on its nose after landing gear...

YANGON - A Myanmar pilot safely landed a passenger jet without its front wheels on Sunday, after landing gear on the Myanmar National Airlines...

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange was arrested by British police

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange was arrested by British police Thursday at the Ecuadorian embassy in London after having his asylum from Ecuador revoked. The revocation...

Iran, the US and the Gulf: What now?

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has swiftly and categorically pointed the finger of blame at Tehran. "This assessment," he said, was "based on intelligence,...