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    French ‘yellow vests’ march through Paris denouncing police violence

    Reuters . Paris | Updated at 01:07am on February 03, 2019

    Several thousand ‘yellow vest’ protesters marched through Paris and other French cities on Saturday on the 12th weekend of action against the government despite opinion...

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    Russia suspends nuclear missile treaty after US move

    Agence Francew-Presse . Moscow | Updated at 01:01am on February 03, 2019

    President Vladimir Putin on Saturday said Russia was suspending its participation in a key Cold War-era missile treaty in a mirror response to a US...

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    Pope wants new page in history in UAE visit

    Reuters . Vatican City/ Abu Dhabi | Updated at 12:00am on February 02, 2019

    Pope Francis is hoping to persuade a country enmeshed in a regional war that he has condemned to give Catholics more freedom when he becomes...

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    MPs’ break scrapped as Brexit clock ticks down

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:00am on February 01, 2019

    The British government announced Thursday it was scrapping MPs’ February holiday in the rush to get ready for Brexit on March 29 but hinted it...

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    May seeks to revise Brexit deal but EU rules out changes

    Agence-France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:00am on January 31, 2019

    British prime minister Theresa May is pinning Brexit hopes on fresh talks with EU leaders after winning a mandate from lawmakers to try to renegotiate...

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    British MPs back baby leave proxy voting

    Agence-France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:00am on January 30, 2019

    British lawmakers have approved a year-long trial of proxy voting for MPs on parental leave from Tuesday.MPs have been discussing the idea for several months...

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    EU urges internet firms to intensify fake news fight

    Agence France-Presse . Brussels | Updated at 05:02pm on January 29, 2019

    The EU on Tuesday urged advertising trade associations and US internet giants to intensify the fight against disinformation campaigns from suspects such as Russia, ahead...

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    Thousands protest in France, Belgium over climate crisis

    Agence-France-Presse . Paris | Updated at 03:43am on January 29, 2019

    Tens of thousands of people marched across France and in Belgium on Sunday to protest the lack of state action to halt climate change....

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    Corbyn’s Brexit stance loses support with young

    Reuters . Edinburgh | Updated at 03:38am on January 29, 2019

    The Brexit stance taken by the opposition Labour Party is losing it support among young people while only 12 per cent of people in its...

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    Britain seeks greater control of Brexit

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 11:51am on January 28, 2019

    After British MPs rejected prime minister Theresa May’s Brexit deal, they will vote Tuesday on what they want her to do next. The House of...