Policeman killed, another wounded in Paris shooting

Policeman killed, another wounded in Paris shooting

One policeman was killed and another wounded in a shooting incident in central Paris on Thursday night, a police source said. A person who fired...
PM May wants to give parliament time to debate Syria strikes: spokesman

Britain’s May announces plan for general election on June 8

British Prime Minister Theresa May called on Tuesday for an early election on June 8, saying it was the only way to guarantee political...
Britain working closely with allies on new Iran measures – PM May

Opposition Labour party backs May’s election plan

Britain’s largest opposition party, Labour, welcomed Prime Minister Theresa May’s plan to hold a general election on June 8. “I welcome the prime minister’s decision...
Spanish woman becomes oldest European

Spanish woman becomes oldest European

Barcelona resident Ana Vela, who was born on Oct. 29, 1901 close to the city of Cordoba in southern Spain, is now the oldest...
PM May wants to give parliament time to debate Syria strikes: spokesman

UK’s May unleash scathing attack on Britain’s main opposition party

Prime Minister Theresa May unleashed a scathing attack on Britain’s main opposition party on Thursday, launching a campaign for local elections scheduled for May...
PM May wants to give parliament time to debate Syria strikes: spokesman

Theresa May backs church in row over ‘Easter-less’ egg hunts

Prime Minister Theresa May added her voice on Tuesday to church leaders’ criticism of the omission of the word Easter from the name of...
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...
UK to reveal Nigerian property owners next year

Brexit: ‘UK not leaving its EU heritage’ – envoy

The UK is leaving the EU but not leaving its partners, values or intetests about Europe, Permanent Representative to the UN, Amb. Matthew Rycroft,...
Police erect new security barriers around Queen’s Windsor castle after London attack

Police erect new security barriers around Queen’s Windsor castle after London attack

Police on Tuesday erected new barriers around Queen Elizabeth’s Windsor Castle home to boost protection a week after a man killed four people in...
Cyclone: Powerful storm makes landfall in Australia

Cyclone: Powerful storm makes landfall in Australia

A powerful cyclone carrying winds of up to 263km/h (163 mph) has reached the coast of Queensland, Australia. More than 25,000 people were urged to...