UK defends tough new plans for terror convicts

LONDON: The British government on Tuesday (Feb 4) defended proposals to extend prison sentences of c..

Coronavirus outbreak: Britain tells its citizens to leave China after airlines...

LONDON: Britain told its citizens on Tuesday (Feb 4) to leave China if they could, saying the suspen..

Buttigieg leads Iowa, Sanders second: Democratic partial results

MANCHESTER, United States: Democratic White House candidate Pete Buttigieg seized a shock lead in th..

Commentary: Hot and dry climate may end the novel coronavirus –...

SINGAPORE: The 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) that infected more people in China than the Severe..

Trump gloats over Democrats’ woes ahead of State of Union

WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump goes into his State of the Union speech on Tuesday (Feb 4) gloati..

Coronavirus outbreak: Britain charters final Wuhan evacuation flight

LONDON: Britain will charter what it said was a "second and final" flight this weekend to evacuate n..

Russian priests urged to stop blessing weapons of mass destruction

MOSCOW: Russian priests should refrain from the practice of blessing nuclear weapons and other weapo..

Wife of former Malaysian PM, Rosmah Mansor, goes on trial for...

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia's former first lady, who allegedly bankrolled a luxurious lifestyle with..

Bullying accusations against me ‘total and utter rubbish’ – Bercow

John Bercow has said accusations he "brutalised" parliamentary staff and politicians are "total and ..

FTSE 100 joins global stock rally to finish firmly higher

FTSE 100 index closes 113 points up Commodity stocks drive the index higher US indices up 5.05pm: F..