Hungary blasts EU amid refugee chaos at train station – Migrants scuffle as police...

BUDAPEST: Hungary's leader railed yesterday at Germany and EU leaders for lacking urgency in dealing with Europe's migrant crisis as chaos reigned back home,...

Family of drowned Syrian boy wanted to come to Canada

OTTAWA: The family of a Syrian boy whose dead body washed up on a Turkish beach had been trying to emigrate to Canada, a...

Image of dead boy piles pressure on Cameron

LONDON: British Prime Minister David Cameron came under pressure yesterday to take in more refugees after the image of a dead Syrian toddler washed...

Thousands of refugees arrive in Athens – Migrants crisis piles pressure on EU

ATHENS: Thousands of refugees and migrants arrived in Athens yesterday, piling further pressure on increasingly divided European nations as they struggle to cope with...

Migrant crisis threatens Britain’s EU referendum – Voters believe action needs to be taken

LONDON: After a lengthy summer break, Prime Minister David Cameron is buckling down for months of hard graft over Britain’s referendum on leaving the...

Afghan hopes to complete father’s flight from war – Migrant picks up next leg...

MORIA: Three decades after his father fled war in Afghanistan to seek safety in Iran, Abdullah Bakhshi is now on the next leg of...

Budapest main train station closed to migrants – Chaos as figures show gravity of...

BUDAPEST: Hungarian police evacuated Budapest’s main international rail station yesterday after hundreds of migrants tried to board trains to western Europe, as new figures...

Pope tells priests to pardon women who have abortions

VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis will give all priests discretion to formally forgive women who have had abortions during the Roman Catholic Church’s upcoming Holy...

London’s Notting Hill Carnival shimmies under downpour

Colourfully-dressed revelers partied under umbrellas and raincoats on Monday as the grand finale of London’s Notting Hill Carnival was hit with stormy downpours of...

Deadly clashes in Kiev over rebel legislation

KIEV: A policeman was killed and dozens injured yesterday in street battles with protesters in Kiev as Ukrainian lawmakers gave their initial backing to...

Refugee crisis tests Europe’s core ideals – Austria stops migrants at Hungarian border

BERLIN: German Chancellor Angela Merkel yesterday said the refugee crisis facing Europe is testing the core ideals of universal rights at the heart of...

Germany calls for fairer distribution of refugees

BERLIN: Germany and a handful of other European Union states cannot go on absorbing a disproportionate share of refugees arriving in the bloc and...

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