Business secretary Andrea Leadsom said the government had reached an agreement to keep troubled airline Flybe operating. Ms Leadsom said that the decision would be…View More Flybe rescue deal agreed by ministers
Twenty-one states are increasing their minimum wage for the new year with workers from Arizona to Vermont set to see an increase. As Keith Mestrich,…View More 21 states are raising their minimum wage for 2020
In an Associated Press investigation, migrants recount ordeals in EU-funded detention centres run by human traffickers. When the European Union started funnelling millions of euros…View More Libya militias rake in millions in European migration funds: AP
Commuters, holidaymakers and those driving home for Christmas could face motoring misery on Friday, as millions of people take to the country’s roads on the…View More UK travel: Motorists facing misery as millions begin Christmas getaway
KAOHSIUNG, TAIWAN (AFP) – Protests that have paralysed Hong Kong for nearly six months are pushing residents to seek new lives abroad, with many turning…View More Protests send Hong Kongers to Taiwan in search of new lives
Rail chaos and misery for morning commuters as they battle long delays and overcrowded trains on the first day of month-long strike that will hit…View More Twenty-seven days of travel misery begins as SWR strike starts
Sentencing for scholar Salman al-Awda, who could face the death penalty, has been postponed until October 30. A verdict in the trial of a Saudi…View More Verdict delayed in trial of Saudi dissident: family
Thailand’s King Maha Vajiralongkorn has ordered some key army units to be transferred under his direct command in his latest move asserting the authority of…View More Thailand’s king puts key army units under palace authority
US pre-eminence in the Pacific is no more. For a long time experts have been speaking about China’s rapid military modernisation referring to it as…View More Is the US still Asia’s only military superpower?
Twenty-six candidates – many political heavyweights – will run in next week’s presidential vote. With the death of President Beji Caid Essebsi in late July,…View More Tunisia's presidential election: What's the big deal?
Vancouver police are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing 89-year-old woman with dementia who was last seen Sunday evening at 8:00 p.m.…View More VPD searching for missing woman with dementia
Health authorities in Michigan have warned residents to protect themselves against mosquito bites that can transmit a virus that has recently sickened three people in…View More Michigan Warns Residents About Mosquito-Borne Illness After a Death
SOPORE, Kashmir — Four men carrying pistols and wearing black masks knocked a week ago on the Hamidullah family’s gate. Furious that the wealthy apple…View More Abused by Soldiers and Militants, Kashmiris Face Dangers in Daily Life
Peel Regional Police say an 88-year-old woman is dead after being attacked with a weapon in Mississauga Tuesday evening. Police said emergency crews were called…View More Suspect in custody after 88-year-old woman dies in ‘targeted incident,’ Peel police say