Queen returns to Windsor after reaching Platinum Jubilee milestone

The Queen will begin her Platinum Jubilee year with a series of major events as the country gears up for celebrations to...

Police step in as Sir Keir Starmer targeted by mob near...

Police had to bundle Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer into a car after a mob shouting “traitor” ambushed him near the Houses...

African Union summit reverses decision on Israel’s observer status

Decision to grant Israel an observer status drew protests from several countries, particularly Algeria, South Africa. The African Union...

N. Korea continues nuclear program, profits from cyberattacks: UN

North Korea has continued to improve its nuclear and ballistic missile programs in 2021 and cyberattacks on cryptocurrency exchanges turned out to...

Workers to be hit twice by Boris Johnson’s National Insurance rise

Workers across the country will be hit twice by Boris Johnson’s tax increase, according to a bombshell official assessment, as leading businessmen and...

UK reports 60,578 new cases of coronavirus and further 259 deaths

The UK has reported 60,578 new cases of COVID-19 today, as well as a further 259 deaths within 28 days of a...

Turkey’s population is now 84.6 million, Istanbul reverts to rise

Turkey's population grew but got older while Istanbul, the most populated city, held on to the title after a rare drop...

Israeli forces injure 82 Palestinians in West Bank anti-settlement rallies

RAMALLAH, Palestine At least 82 Palestinians sustained injuries on Friday as Israeli forces fired rubber-coated bullets and tear gas...

EU Commission chief warns Russia of tougher sanctions in Ukraine conflict

EU Commission President Ursula von der Leyen on Friday threatened Russia with tougher sanctions if the Ukraine conflict escalates.

China will do its best to deliver “streamlined, safe and splendid”...

BEIJING, Feb. 3 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping on Thursday delivered a video address at the opening ceremony of the 139th...

Bank of England increases interest rates to 0.5% amid rising inflation

The Bank of England (BoE) has increased interest rates to 0.5% as it warns on UK inflation and the rising cost of...

Turkish president arrives in Ukraine for official visit

KRAMATORSK, Ukraine Turkiye's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan arrived in Ukraine on Thursday for an official visit.

Biden announces US military forces kill Daesh/ISIS leader in Syria raid

American forces conduct counterterrorism operation in northwest Syria on Wednesday night, says President Biden. The so-called leader of the...

Snow to hit Britain with big freeze as temperatures plunge to...

The UK is set to face plunging sub-zero temperatures as snow and gales are forecast for later this week.

US, Caspian countries discuss improved cooperation

Countries in Caspian Sea region, US mark 30th anniversary of establishment of diplomatic relations. The US and the countries...

Spike in energy prices expected as Ofgem brings forward price cap...

Energy regulator Ofgem will on Thursday reveal what is expected to be a crippling rise in energy bills for millions of households.

UK’s wider Covid-19 death toll passes 180,000

More than 180,000 people in the UK have had Covid-19 recorded on their death certificate since the pandemic began, new figures show.

£8.7bn written off by Government in relation to Covid pandemic PPE

Some £8.7 billion spent by the Government on personal protective equipment (PPE) during the pandemic has been written off, according to annual...

Turkiye does not want war between Russia, Ukraine: President Erdogan

ANKARA  Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Tuesday that his country does not want a war between Russia and...

Union Flag will not fly over Belfast City Hall on Prince...

Belfast City Council have confirmed that the Union Flag will not fly over city hall to mark the Duke of York’s birthday...