Paris medics fear worst of COVID wave still to come

PARIS: In the COVID-19 intensive care unit of the Antony Private Hospital south of Paris, no bed stays free for long and medics wonder...

Turkish drones kill 19 Syria troops

HAZANO: Turkish military vehicles drive through Hazano in the rebel-held northern countryside of Syria's Idlib province on the way to the...

Russia hold Syria talks with US, Saudi Arabia and Turkey – Chilly atmosphere, scant...

VIENNA: Top diplomats from Russia, the US, Saudi Arabia and Turkey held talks in a frosty atmosphere yesterday on how to end the Syrian...

Power blackout as French workers strike over labor bill – Tapping into months of...

PARIS: Striking workers created blackouts by cutting power to a big electricity line in western France and occupied train tracks at a Paris railway...

Russia pounds IS targets in Syria

BEIRUT: Russia has bombed the Islamic State group in the heaviest strikes in eastern Syria since the war began. The United Nations, meanwhile, passed...

Macron target of massive email hack

PARIS: France's election authority attempted yesterday to stop the spread of hacked documents from centrist presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron's campaign a day before the...

Johnson, Biden to deepen ties, work on climate

LONDON: Boris Johnson and Joe Biden on Saturday vowed to deepen ties and cooperate on tackling climate change in their first conversation since the...

Germany mosque bombed ahead of unity celebrations – Xenophobic and nationalist motive suspected

DRESDEN: Bomb attacks hit a mosque and an international convention centre in the eastern German city of Dresden, police said yesterday, adding that they...

‘Londongrad’: Russia influence under the spotlight in Britain

LONDON: In this file photo taken on Nov 8, 2018, a Brexit-themed billboard depicting Britain's former foreign secretary Boris Johnson waving...

Populist surge leaves Italy in limbo

Italy faces political gridlock after 5-Star surges - Matteo Salvini vows to tackle 'danger of Islam'   ROME: A surge for populist and far-right parties in...

Balloon of mayor Khan in bikini flies over London

LONDON: Critics of London Mayor Sadiq Khan yesterday launched a big balloon caricaturing him in a yellow bikini "in retaliation" for the "Baby Trump"...

COVID returnees give Bulgaria hope of stemming the exodus

SOFIA: Nicko Ventsislav is part of an unprecedented phenomenon: one of the six Bulgarians who chose to return home last year for everyone who...

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