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    Britain's May seeks more time from MPs for Brexit talks

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 11:40am on February 11, 2019

    The British government is seeking to win more time to secure EU concessions on Brexit that could pass parliament and avert a chaotic split from...

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    Last 4 years hottest on record: UN

    Agence France-Presse . Paris, France | Updated at 12:00am on February 08, 2019

    The last four years were the hottest since global temperature records began, the UN confirmed Wednesday in an analysis that it said was a ‘clear...

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    May for Brexit renegotiation

    Reuters . Brussels/ London | Updated at 11:34am on February 07, 2019

    Prime minister Theresa May was in Brussels on Thursday to plead with EU leaders to change the Brexit divorce deal she negotiated last year, in...

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    British woman jailed for slapping Bali immigration officer

    Agence France-Presse . Denpasar | Updated at 12:00am on February 07, 2019

    A British woman was handed a six-month jail term Wednesday for slapping an immigration officer in Bali after she missed her flight because of an...

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    Karl Marx’s tomb vandalised

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:29pm on February 06, 2019

    Vandals have damaged the London tomb of Karl Marx in what the cemetery said on Tuesday appeared to be a sustained and targeted attack. A...

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    Russia must develop new types of missiles in next 2 years

    Agence France-Presse . Moscow | Updated at 12:00am on February 06, 2019

    Russia’s defence minister Sergei Shoigu on Tuesday said the country must develop new types of missile systems in the next two years after Washington and...

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    Fake bomb threats prompt mass evacuations in Moscow

    Agence France-Presse . Moscow | Updated at 07:38pm on February 05, 2019

    Thousands of school children, office workers and shoppers were evacuated from over 100 buildings in and around Moscow on Tuesday, reports said, in the latest...

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    Dutch former anti-Islam MP becomes Muslim

    Agence France-Presse . The Hague | Updated at 04:50pm on February 05, 2019

    A Dutch former far-right MP and right-hand man of anti-Islam politician Geert Wilders has set tongues wagging in the Netherlands after revealing he has converted...

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    10 dead in Paris apartment block fire

    Agence France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 11:11am on February 05, 2019

    At least 10 people died and 30 were injured in an overnight blaze at an apartment block in Paris that police suspect was deliberately started...

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    Elizabeth to be evacuated in case of Brexit unrest

    Reuters . London | Updated at 01:09am on February 04, 2019

    British officials have revived Cold War emergency plans to relocate the royal family should there be riots in London if Britain suffers a disruptive departure...