Wednesday, July 18, 2018
President Erdogan ushers in presidential system, appoints son-in-law finance minister

Turkey’s Erdogan sworn in with new presidential powers

Tayyip Erdogan was sworn in again as Turkey’s president on Monday, assuming sweeping powers he won in a referendum 2017 and sealed in a...
Pope condemns Gaza killings, says Mideast needs justice, peace

Catholic Church must help the poor, Pope says in southern Italy pilgrimage

The main concern of the Catholic Church must be to help the poor, Pope Francis said on a Friday pilgrimage to southern Italy in honour...
UK to reveal Nigerian property owners next year

UK to reveal Nigerian property owners next year

The British Government will give the Federal Government information about Nigerians who own property in that country next year, a presidential aide...
Britain faces economic ‘wobble’ after Brexit – Report

Britain faces economic ‘wobble’ after Brexit – Report

Britain’s decision to leave the European Union has already brought signs of a post-Brexit “wobble” in London’s economy, as growth in business activity slows...
Air France launches Joon airline targeted at younger passengers

Air France launches Joon airline targeted at younger passengers

Air France on Monday formally launched its new “Joon” lower-cost airline, which it hopes will attract a younger clientele and restore some routes to...
Merkel pledges to boost defence spending amid criticism from U.S.

German Chancellor announces bid for fourth term amid “difficult times”

German Chancellor Angela Merkel announced late on Sunday that she will run for a fourth term in office in general elections next year in...
Trump told Macron all terrorists were in Paris – reports

Trump told Macron all terrorists were in Paris – reports

U.S. President Donald Trump took a jab at his French counterpart, Emmanuel Macron, at the G7 Summit recently, saying all the terrorists were in...
Man shot dead after seizing soldier’s gun at Paris’ Orly airport

Man shot dead after seizing soldier’s gun at Paris’ Orly airport

French Interior Minister Bruno le Roux told on Saturday, said security forces shot dead a man who seized a soldier’s gun at Paris Orly...
British Court rejects General’s bid to sue Tony Blair over Iraq war

British Court rejects General’s bid to sue Tony Blair over Iraq war

Britain’s High Court on Monday rejected a bid by a former Iraqi general to file a case against former prime minister Tony Blair for...
British PM urge her party to back EU Brexit plan – Spokesman

UK to conduct major counter-terrorism exercise in October: PM May

Britain will conduct a major counter-terrorism training exercise in October across parts of Scotland and northern England, Prime Minister Theresa May said on Monday,...