Europe

  • Images

    Nobel literature body expands jury after scandal

    Agence France-Presse . Stockholm, Sweden | Updated at 12:33am on November 20, 2018

    The Swedish Academy, which has awarded the Nobel Literature Prize since 1901, said Monday it would expand its prize jury to include outsiders for the...

  • Images

    Germany says will bar 18 Saudis over Khashoggi murder

    Agence France-Presse . Brussels | Updated at 12:00am on November 20, 2018

    Germany will bar 18 Saudis from entering its territory and Europe’s Schengen passport-free zone over their alleged links to the murder of Jamal Khashoggi, foreign...

  • Images

    World powers clash over chemical arms watchdog’s new role

    Agence France-Presse . The Hague | Updated at 12:00am on November 20, 2018

    World powers traded accusations of hypocrisy in bitter clashes on Monday over the global toxic weapons watchdog’s new ability to attribute blame for attacks like...

  • Images

    EU ministers agree terms of ‘painful’ Brexit divorce

    Agence France-Presse . Brussels | Updated at 12:00am on November 20, 2018

    European ministers signed off Britain’s draft divorce deal on Monday as they launched a ‘painful’ final week of negotiations on future cross-Channel ties.Brexit negotiator Michel...

  • Images

    Macron urges European revival to prevent global ‘chaos’

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 01:07am on November 19, 2018

    French president Emmanuel Macron said Sunday in Berlin that Europe must grow stronger and more sovereign in order to fulfil its duty of preventing “chaos”...

  • Images

    Climate change protests block London bridges

    Agence France-Presse . Londres | Updated at 12:00am on November 19, 2018

    Hundreds of climate change protesters blocked London bridges on Saturday demanding a dramatic new environmental policy....

  • Images

    Pope says world mustn’t turn a blind eye to migrants, poor

    Reuters . Vatican City | Updated at 12:00am on November 19, 2018

    Pope Francis criticised rising wealth inequality and the treatment of migrants on Sunday, saying the world should not ignore those ‘tossed by the waves of...

  • Images

    May takes pot-shot at plotters

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:00am on November 18, 2018

    British prime minister Theresa May on Saturday told the plotters planning to overthrow her that their alternative Brexit plans would not make all the problems...

  • Images

    FB vied to conceal Russia meddling: NYT

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on November 16, 2018

    Facebook misled the public about its knowledge of Russian hackers’ use of the powerful platform to meddle in the 2016 US presidential election, a New...

  • Images

    May battles for survival over Brexit deal

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:00am on November 16, 2018

    British prime minister Theresa May battled for political survival on Thursday as she tried to defend her draft Brexit deal before a hostile parliament after...

Advertisement

images