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Europe

Conservative UK lawmakers trigger no-confidence vote against Theresa May

May could be toppled if 158 of her 315 lawmakers vote against her.

12 Dec 2018 2:14 PM

UK home office gets receipt of Vijay Mallya's extradition order to India

Mallya told reporters outside the courtroom after Monday's verdict that he will consider all his 'options' and decide the process ahead.

12 Dec 2018 9:33 AM

France shooting: Gunman kills 3 people in Strasbourg Christmas market, flees

Some two hours after the attack, elite police cornered the suspect and shots were fired, a source close to the operation said.

12 Dec 2018 9:09 AM

Theresa May heads to Europe in bid to save Brexit deal under fire

'I will now do everything I possibly can to secure further assurances,' May told mutinous MPs.

11 Dec 2018 9:18 AM

UK court to give verdict in Vijay Mallya extradition case today

Mallya has contested his extradition on the grounds that the case against him is 'politically motivated'.

10 Dec 2018 9:30 AM

At least 31,000 'yellow vests' protesting across France, 700 detained

Paris was on lockdown with major monuments and department stores shut and some 8,000 police on streets following worst rioting in capital.

08 Dec 2018 7:33 PM

Indian-origin woman killed by husband in UK, he looked up ‘plot to kill wife’

Court was told how accused had planned to claim a GBP 2-mn life insurance payout and move to Australia with lover Dr Amit Patel.

05 Dec 2018 2:08 PM

'If US stops our oil, then no oil will be exported from the Gulf': Iran

Tensions have risen between Iran and US after Trump withdrew from nuclear deal and reimposed sanctions on the Islamic Republic.

04 Dec 2018 4:19 PM

World Bank promises USD 200 billion in 2021-25 to fight climate change

Unless we reduce emissions and build adaptation now, we'll have 100 million more living in poverty by 2030, a World Bank official warned.

03 Dec 2018 10:24 AM

France to consider state of emergency to contain violent riots

'We have to think about the measures that can be taken so that these incidents don’t happen again,' spokesperson said.

02 Dec 2018 2:02 PM

Angela Merkel to miss G20 opening after emergency landing

Merkel will leave for Madrid on Friday and head on a commercial flight for Buenos Aires with a slimmed down delegation.

30 Nov 2018 9:52 AM

Air India plane with 179 onboard hits building at Stockholm airport, passengers safe

Pictures from the scene showed the Boeing aircraft parked on the runway with the very tip of its left wing stuck in the side of a building.

29 Nov 2018 9:57 AM

Ukrainian President warns of threat of 'full-scale war' with Russia

The number of Russian units deployed along the Ukraine-Russian border has 'grown dramatically' while number of Russian tanks has tripled.

28 Nov 2018 9:03 AM

EU leaders seal Brexit deal, urge Britons to back PM Theresa May

PM May will now have to see the deal through British parliament amid fierce resistance from both supporters and opponents of Brexit.

25 Nov 2018 5:12 PM

'Save our Brexit': In letter to UK, Theresa May asks people to back her

In her letter, May urged Britons to start new era of political unity when it leaves EU on March 29, 2019.

25 Nov 2018 10:28 AM

Theresa May gives way over Gibraltar after ‘threat’

The development threatens, however, to open up a new front in Downing Street’s battle with the critics of May’s deal.

25 Nov 2018 1:52 AM

Drunk Indian-origin woman causes passenger seizure mid-air, jailed in UK

Court was told that during bumpy landing, 41-yr-old had started screaming 'we are all going to die', causing further distress to passengers.

24 Nov 2018 8:27 AM

Saudi prince gave order to 'silence' Khashoggi, CIA has recording: report

Asked about the report, a Turkish official told Reuters he had no information about such a recording.

22 Nov 2018 7:03 PM

Saudi crown prince 'red line' in Khashoggi probe, says his minister

Saudi Foreign Minister said that calls for the crown prince to be held accountable for grisly killing of Khashoggi would not be tolerated.

22 Nov 2018 2:24 PM

Vijay Mallya faces setback in legal fight to save posh London home

Swiss Bank has sought repossession of Vijay Mallya's property at Cornwall Terrace, overlooking Regent's Park in central London.

22 Nov 2018 8:36 AM