Merkel on tightrope over disputed migrant policy

BERLIN: German Chancellor Angela Merkel was fighting yesterday to stamp out the first major row within her uneasy coalition, as disputes over her refugee...

UK PM gambles on election to decide the fate of Brexit

First December election since 1923 LONDON: The fate of Britain's departure from the European Union could be decided in...

Montenegro’s shunned donkey’s milk new health trend

GRADINA MARTINICKA: Machines long ago usurped a donkey's traditional role as the farmer's beast of burden, but the animals are winning new fans in...

Syria ceasefire deal: Major diplomatic win for Russia – Coordination despite powers backing opposing...

MOSCOW: The ceasefire deal that could see coordinated US-Russia military action in war-torn Syria comes after months of Moscow calling on Washington to join...

Sisters who killed abusive father spark Russia domestic violence debate

MOSCOW: A case against three teenage sisters who killed their father after what lawyers say was years of beatings and sexual abuse...

Swedish law recognizes sex without consent as rape

Govt to allocate 120 m krona to combat sexual abuse STOCKHOLM: A tough new law that recognizes sex without explicit consent as rape came into...

UK police quiz two ex-foster children over subway bomb

LONDON: The two suspects detained over last week's London subway bombing are an 18-year-old refugee from Iraq and a 21-year old believed to be...

BBC: Pope John Paul II had intense friendship with married woman

LONDON: Pope John Paul II had a close relationship with a married woman which lasted over 30 years, according to letters which feature in...

Britain hunts for leaker of cables calling Trump ‘inept’

London distances itself from ambassador Darroch's views LONDON: Britain scrambled yesterday to stem damage to its relations with Washington...

Protests as Catalan leader reportedly mulls backdown on independence

Not clear whether the central government would back off BARCELONA: Thousands of Catalan activists protested in Barcelona yesterday as separatist leader Carles Puigdemont prepared to...

MI5 launches internal probe over Manchester warnings

  MANCHESTER: Britain's MI5 intelligence service launched an internal inquiry on Monday into whether vital clues were missed in the run-up to the Manchester suicide...

Russians hit out at Kremlin ban on flights to Georgia

TBILISI: Participants attend a rally in front of the Parliament building in Tbilisi. The head of Georgia's parliament quit on...

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