Tuesday, October 26, 2021

Doctors fear Assange ‘could die’ in UK jail

LONDON: More than 60 doctors wrote an open letter published yesterday saying they feared Julian Assange's health was so bad that the...

Kremlin: US-Russia relations at ‘impasse’ ahead of summit

MOSCOW: A top aide to Vladimir Putin said US-Russia relations are at an "impasse" but this week's summit with Joe Biden in Switzerland could...

Election may reflect Germany’s management of migrant influx

COLOGNE: German Chancellor Angela Merkel adopted a mantra when citizens questioned her decision to open the country to refugees fleeing wars: "We'll manage." She...

Merkel’s rule collapsing?

BERLIN: For an outsider looking in, Germany's press appeared to suggest that Chancellor Angela Merkel is on her way out as leader of Europe's...

Greek firefighters control forest fire near Athens

ATHENS: Greek firefighters said yesterday they were slowly bringing under control a major forest fire in a nature conservation area near Athens as the...

World leaders mark 100 years since WWI Armistice in Paris

Macron urges leaders to 'build hope, not fear' PARIS: World leaders gathered under driving rain in Paris yesterday to lead global commemorations marking 100 years...

UK election campaign hots up on Brexit day that never was

Johnson riding high in opinion polls LONDON: Britain’s Labor Party leader Jeremy Corbyn (center) gestures as he launches...

Poland’s Mayor of Gdansk dies after stabbing

'There is an atmosphere of aggression in Poland' GDANSK: A man is held on the ground by security...

Cybersecurity: Rising risk for airlines

NEW YORK: After remaking their security procedures following the 9/11 attacks to stop airline hijackings, carriers are now faced with rising threats targeting computers...

Planetary pact: China, Russia to launch lunar space station

MOSCOW: Russia and China unveiled plans for a joint lunar space station, as Moscow seeks to recapture the glory of its space pioneering days...

Bell rings on virus-era reality at hundreds of Italian schools

ROME: Italian Education Minister Lucia Azzolina said that more than 5,000 extra classrooms had been created. - AFP

Britain’s PM and Johnson battle it out as Brexit deadline looms

May and her main rival woo party members BIRMINGHAM: British Prime Minister Theresa May and her main rival Boris Johnson battled yesterday to woo their...

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