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    UK parliament suspended after chaos over Brexit issue

    Agence France-Presse. London | Updated at 01:18pm on September 10, 2019

    British prime minister Boris Johnson vowed to continue with his attempts to strike a new Brexit deal with Brussels, after losing yet another parliamentary vote...

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    Opposition to block Johnson’s early election bid

    Reuters . London | Updated at 12:00am on September 07, 2019

    British opposition parties said on Friday that they would block prime minister Boris Johnson’s second bid to call an early general election in mid-October, setting...

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    Women scientists lag behind career race: researchers

    New Age Online | Updated at 01:59pm on September 06, 2019

    The number of women climbing the career ladder in science is ‘disappointingly low’, say researchers after analysing data from 541 universities and research institutions in...

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    Erdogan threatens Europe with refugees if gets no support

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

    President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday warned Turkey would start allowing Syrian refugees to flee to Europe if Ankara did not get more international support....

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    Johnson loses Brexit vote, calls for general election

    Reuters. London | Updated at 09:29am on September 04, 2019

    British lawmakers defeated Boris Johnson in parliament on Tuesday in a bid to prevent him taking Britain out of the EU without a divorce agreement,...

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    Migrant rescue vessel seized in Italy

    Agence France-Presse . Rome | Updated at 03:14pm on September 03, 2019

    Italian authorities on Monday seized the charity rescue vessel Eleonore, disembarking the around 100 migrants aboard after it entered Italian territorial waters despite a ban...

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    Rouhani warns Macron of looming nuclear step

    Agence-France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 12:00am on September 02, 2019

    President Hassan Rouhani spoke with French counterpart Emmanuel Macron on Saturday, warning him Iran would take the next step in reducing its nuclear commitments unless...

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    German business morale falls as ‘export boomerang’ hits

    Reuters . Berlin | Updated at 12:00am on August 27, 2019

    German business sentiment deteriorated more than expected in August to hit its lowest in nearly seven years, a survey showed on Monday, in a further...

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    Seven killed in Mallorca aircraft collision

    Agence France-Presse . Madrid | Updated at 02:28pm on August 26, 2019

    Seven people including two children were killed in a mid-air collision between a helicopter and a light aircraft over Spain’s Mallorca island on Sunday, authorities...

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    Accord to start inspecting boilers of 1,600 RMG units in September

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on August 25, 2019

    Accord on Fire and Building Safety in Bangladesh, a consortium of European fashion brands and retailers, has decided to conduct boiler safety inspection in more...