18 migrants found hiding in truck on British motorway

LONDON: Eighteen migrants have been found stowing away in a lorry on a British motorway, police said yesterday. The migrants were found after the...

Shipwreck survivors grieve children swept from arms – Crossing was to start a new...

PALERMO: Their children slipped out of their grasp as the boat overturned and were lost to the waves. Now, traumatised parents brought to safety...

Kuwaiti pavilion visitors may reach 1 million: General Consul

MILAN: Kuwait's General Consul in Milan Abdulnasser Boukhaddour has expressed satisfaction for the high turnout of visitors to the Kuwaiti pavilion at Expo Milan...

Refugees cheer, pray, embrace strangers as they reach Greece

LESBOS: The man in a red and white checked shirt gingerly waded through the water holding an infant. Seconds after shrugging off a life...

Survivors head to Sicily after new shipwreck ‘horror’ – Search for remaining survivors to...

ROME: Survivors of a shipwreck off the coast of Libya in which some 200 migrants were feared drowned were being brought to safety in...

Nuclear peace: Mankind’s most dangerous bluff?

PARIS: In the nervous aftermath of the Hiroshima bombing 70 years ago, citizens spent decades on alert for a nuclear war that would wipe...

Migrant boat capsizes, at least 25 dead – Hundreds feared drowned off Libya

ROME: Hundreds of migrants attempting the perilous journey across the Mediterranean were feared to have drowned yesterday after their overcrowded fishing boat capsized off...

Mafia’s sheep code cracked, godfather’s goons arrested

ROME: Italian police yesterday arrested 11 suspects linked to the fugitive head of the Sicilian Mafia, including a former boss who ran a secret...

Britain and France vows to end migrant disaster

PARIS: France and Britain vowed yesterday that a cross-Channel migrant crisis was their “top priority” in a united front that belied simmering anger over...

Migrant bids to reach UK sharply down overnight – France sends more police officers...

CALAIS: French police said yesterday some 300 migrants in Calais attempted to reach Britain via the cross-Channel tunnel overnight, a significant drop from previous...

French foil 1,000 bids to cross via Channel – London readies emergency talks on...

CALAIS: French police said they had prevented more than 1,000 desperate attempts by migrants to get into Britain via the Channel Tunnel yesterday, as...

Man dies in Channel Tunnel as migrant crisis deepens – France and Britain struggle...

LONDON/PARIS: A Sudanese man died yesterday as migrants desperate to enter Britain from France stormed the channel tunnel entrance, prompting governments in both countries...

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