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    European voters urged to mobilise behind child climate activists

    Agence France-Presse . Strasbourg, France | Updated at 12:00am on April 17, 2019

    Sweden’s teenage activist Greta Thunberg on Tuesday urged Europeans to vote in next month’s elections on behalf of young people like her who cannot yet...

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    Climate demonstrators block London roads

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:39am on April 16, 2019

    Climate change protesters brought a bridge in London to a standstill on Monday and blocked major roads in the capital, kicking off days of planned...

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    Fire guts Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris; Macron pledges to rebuild

    Reuters. Paris | Updated at 11:51pm on April 15, 2019

    A massive fire consumed Notre-Dame Cathedral on Monday, gutting the roof of the Paris landmark and stunning France and the world, though firefighters saved the...

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    Ecuador’s president says Assange tried to use its embassy to spy

    Rreuters . London | Updated at 12:00am on April 16, 2019

    WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange repeatedly violated his asylum conditions and tried to use the Ecuadorian embassy in London as a centre for spying, Ecuador’s president...

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    India, Britain mark ‘horrific’ colonial massacre centenary

    Agence France-Presse . Amritsar | Updated at 12:56am on April 14, 2019

    Britain’s high commissioner to India laid a wreath on Saturday at commemorations for the 100th anniversary of the Amritsar massacre, one of the worst atrocities...

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    May faces quit call after securing Brexit delay

    Agence-France-Presse . London | Updated at 01:10am on April 13, 2019

    British prime minister Theresa May faced down a call to resign on Thursday as she implored MPs to resolve the Brexit impasse at last after...

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    Assange arrested in London

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:00am on April 12, 2019

    WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange’s nearly seven-year hideout in Ecuador’s London embassy abruptly ended Thursday when police entered the building and arrested him ahead of possible...

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    May seeks to sell new Brexit delay

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:00am on April 12, 2019

    British prime minister Theresa May will try to convince her splintered country Thursday to accept a Brexit delay of up to six months she secured...

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    Merkel backs longer Brexit delay than London seeking

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 12:00am on April 11, 2019

    German chancellor Angela Merkel said Wednesday that she was open to giving Britain more time to arrange its exit from the EU than the June...

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    British MPs pass law to block no-deal Brexit

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:00am on April 10, 2019

    British MPs on Monday passed a new law aimed at preventing a no-deal Brexit this week by obliging the government to ask EU leaders for...