US cooperates with India to sabotage China-Pakistan CPEC project, says...

The United States and India are cooperating to sabotage the multibillion-dollar China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project, a Pakistani official said. The rare direct charge came from...

Sudan’s military arrests PM Hamdok, ministers amid reports of coup

Military forces detained at least five senior Sudanese government figures and put the country's Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok under house arrest on Monday, officials...

Democrats close to reach deal on Biden’s social spending plan

WASHINGTON, Oct. 24 (Xinhua) -- U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Sunday that Democrats are close to reach a deal on President Joe...

Policing bill could undermine trust and ‘exacerbate violence’, ex-chiefs warn

Former police chiefs have warned parts of a controversial Bill could further undermine trust in forces and “exacerbate” serious violence. The group of ex-police leaders,...

London Stock Exchange Group backs CEO’s 25% pay hike

LONDON (Reuters) - The London Stock Exchange Group confirmed a 25% pay increase for its CEO David Schwimmer on Monday, saying most shareholders backed...

Turkey reaffirms win-win approach in ties with African countries in post...

President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on Friday once again reaffirmed that Turkey’s approach in its ever-growing relations with African countries is based on equal partnership...

British MPs prepare for whistleblower’s revelations on inner workings of Facebook

The inner workings of Facebook are set to be laid bare by a whistleblower once again on Monday as MPs in the UK prepare...

What the Cop26 climate summit in Glasgow could achieve

The Cop26 summit in Glasgow is being billed as the biggest UN climate conference since countries secured the Paris Agreement at talks in the...

Gun violence in U.S. surges 30% last year

WASHINGTON, Oct. 23 (Xinhua) -- Rates of gun violence in the United States surged by almost a third during last year's COVID-19 pandemic, according...

UK Royal Navy tests new ‘anti-boat swarm’ missile in Pacific Ocean

The Royal Navy has tested new missiles which are designed to help protect aircraft carriers from attacks by small boats. Wildcat helicopters fired the lightweight...

England – £65m pledged to help vulnerable renters in arrears

Vulnerable renters who have fallen into arrears during the pandemic will be helped with a £65 million support package this winter, the Government has...

Covid-19 UK Government adviser fearful of another ‘lockdown Christmas’

A prominent adviser to the Government on Covid-19 has said he is “very fearful” there will be another “lockdown Christmas” as he urged the...

Turkey’s MIT (intelligence) brings down 15-member Mossad spy network

BY ABDURRAHMAN ŞIMŞEK - daily Sabah; A 200-person team from the National Intelligence Organization (MIT) exposed that a network of operatives working for the Israeli...

‘Significant’ jump in Death rates in England and Wales last month

Mortality rates in England and Wales in September were “significantly” higher this year than in 2020, new figures show. Some 966.2 deaths per 100,000 people...

Nicola Sturgeon urged to intervene to stop rail strike hitting Cop26...

Nicola Sturgeon is being urged to personally intervene and try to resolve a long-running rail dispute which could see staff take strike action during...

British Queen spent night in hospital for ‘preliminary investigations’ after rest...

The Queen spent Wednesday night in hospital for “preliminary investigations”, Buckingham Palace has confirmed. The 95-year-old monarch, who...

Britain reaffirms Asia ’tilt’ as new navy warship makes Singapore stop

By Chen Lin SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Britain's new aircraft carrier the HMS Queen Elizabeth made a stop in Singapore on Monday, part of a move...

Nobel Prize 2021 in economics goes to 3 US-based economists

David Card, Joshua D. Angrist, Guido W. Imbens deemed worthy of prize for contributions to labor economics, analysis of causal relationships. ANKARA Three US-based economists jointly...

Russia registers highest number of new coronavirus cases for this year

Russia registered 29,409 new coronavirus cases over the past 24 hours, the highest number so far this year, taking the nationwide tally to 7,804,774,...

U.S. general calls Afghan war “strategic failure”

WASHINGTON, Sept. 28 (Xinhua) -- Gen. Mark Milley, chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff, said on Tuesday during a Senate hearing that...