Erdogan accuses former admirals of ‘political coup’

ANKARA: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan yesterday accused dozens of retired admirals of eyeing a "political coup" by attacking his plans for a canal...

Paris Champs-Elysees ‘attack’ – Car crashes into police van

PARIS: A car loaded with gas canisters rammed into a police van on the Champs-Elysees avenue in Paris yesterday, leaving the driver dead in...

Are they any use? With Europe’s black-box apps – it’s hard to tell

VANTAA, Finland: Medical personnel wait for passengers at the corona virus testing point of the Helsinki-Vantaa airport in Vantaa, Finland. Finland...

Europe pays tribute to Kohl, ‘a giant’ of post-war history

STRASBOURG: European leaders joined with former US president Bill Clinton at an emotional tribute in Strasbourg yesterday for former German chancellor Helmut Kohl, the...

Two children rescued days after quake

IZMIR, Turkey: A handout picture shows Elif Perincek, a three-year-old survivor, holding the thumb of a rescue worker as she is...

COVID-19 vaccines offer hope; World leaders plan for future

An illustration picture shows a vial with COVID-19 vaccine sticker, a syringe and a globe. - AFP PARIS:...

Venice braced for more floods, strong winds

VENICE: Venice was on alert for more floods and fierce winds yesterday after an exceptionally high tide swamped the city of canals,...

NATO leaders anger Trump with mockery

US President says Trudeau 'two-faced' after hot mic row, cancels press conference LONDON: Leaders of NATO alliance countries...

Massive clampdown on Navalny protesters

MOSCOW: Police detained hundreds of people across Russia and blocked off the center of Moscow yesterday in a massive clampdown on protests demanding the...

Europe ramp up security after Berlin attack

BERLIN/PARIS: European capitals tightened security on Friday ahead of New Year's celebrations, erecting concrete barriers in city centres and stepping up police numbers after...

Fuming over Brexit, youth help swing UK vote

LONDON: A surge in youth turnout fuelled by last year's shock Brexit vote played a pivotal role in stripping British Prime Minister Theresa May...

Coronavirus lands British PM in hospital, but Europe offers hope

SURABAYA, Indonesia: A man walks past a mural depicting the COVID-19 coronavirus yesterday. - AFP LONDON: Europe's hardest-hit...

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