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May bows to Brexit pressure in parliament

May bows to Brexit pressure in parliament

Prime Minister Theresa May bowed to pressure from Brexit supporters in her governing Conservative Party yesterday, accepting their changes to a customs bill that underpins Britain’s departure from the...

July 17, 2018, Tuesday


EU immigration to Britain drops to lowest in 5 years

EU immigration to Britain drops to lowest in 5 years

The number of European Union immigrants coming to Britain fell to a five-year low last year, as fewer people arrived without a firm job offer during the first full calendar year since June 2016’s Brexit...

July 17, 2018, Tuesday


Hungry headache: Giant catfish dogs German city

Hungry headache: Giant catfish dogs German city

A German city is looking for a way to get rid of a giant catfish that is believed to have developed a taste for ducklings after eating all of its fellow fish in the municipal pond....

July 17, 2018, Tuesday


Children among 8 migrants suffocated in Libyan truck

Children among 8 migrants suffocated in Libyan truck

Eight migrants, mostly children, suffocated to death trapped in a refrigerator truck carrying around 100 people in western Libya, security forces said yesterday....

July 17, 2018, Tuesday


Trump, Putin promise a fresh start to troubled relations

Trump, Putin promise a fresh start to troubled relations

PRESIDENTS Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin vowed a fresh start to troubled relations between the world’s greatest nuclear powers at their first summit yesterday, as the American leader rejected a chance ...

July 17, 2018, Tuesday


School hopes to avert demolition

School hopes to avert demolition

Palestinian children queue up yesterday before the early start of classes at a school in the Bedouin village of Khan al-Ahmar in the occupied West Bank, during the Palestinian Prime Minister’s visit to the village. The Palestinian ministry of education has decided to start the school year early in a Bedouin village in the West Bank that is slated for demolition. The ministry says it’s trying to preempt any Israeli move by starting school early for 170 elementary students in Khan al-Ahmar and four nearby Bedouin communities. ...

July 17, 2018, Tuesday


Nerve agent was in ‘perfume bottle’

Nerve agent was in ‘perfume bottle’

A British man exposed to Novichok, four months after the same nerve agent was used against a former Russian spy nearby, had found it in a perfume bottle, his brother said....

July 17, 2018, Tuesday


Tent collapse

Tent collapse

Fifteen people were injured yesterday at a public rally for Narendra Modi after a tent collapsed on the Indian prime minister’s audience, police said....

July 17, 2018, Tuesday


Fierce heatwave hits Japan flood recovery

Fierce heatwave hits Japan flood recovery

A blistering heatwave smothered swathes of flood-hit western Japan yesterday, hampering cleanup efforts as survivors and relief workers toil in stifling temperatures a week after devastating inundations...

July 17, 2018, Tuesday


Preacher expelled

Preacher expelled

France expelled a radical Islamic preacher to Algeria yesterday after his release from prison, where he became a mentor to at least two jihadis who carried out deadly attacks on a satirical newspaper and...

July 17, 2018, Tuesday




 

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