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A long shadow on democracy

A long shadow on democracy

Muhammad Zamir

Sat, Mar 18 2017

Is the world about to be ruled by populists?

Trump ignores handshake request with...

Trump ignores handshake request with...

North America

Sat, Mar 18 2017

The leaders were seated in the Oval Office posing for cameras then

On the knife edge  of catastrophe

On the knife edge of catastrophe

Peter Apps , Peter Apps

Tue, Mar 14 2017

Europe is going through a rough time

Brexit set to begin as bill enters final...

Brexit set to begin as bill enters final...

Europe

Mon, Mar 13 2017

British prime minister promised months ago to invoke Article 50 of the EU's Lisbon Treaty, starting the...

Merkel meets Trump in clash of style...

Merkel meets Trump in clash of style...

North America

Sun, Mar 12 2017

German officials say the detail-oriented Angela Merkel, 62, has been preparing assiduously for her trip...

Poland threatens to derail EU summit...

Poland threatens to derail EU summit...

Europe

Thu, Mar 9 2017

The Tusk issue nevertheless highlights a growing split between the older, western EU nations led by Germany...

Theresa May accuses SNP of Scottish...

Theresa May accuses SNP of Scottish...

Europe

Fri, Mar 3 2017

Scots voted against independence in 2014 and opinion polls show that while more people may now vote in...

Panic and confusion among EU nationals...

Panic and confusion among EU nationals...

Europe

Tue, Feb 28 2017

Sylvia Gawron, a Polish national who studied at Dundee University and has just finished a PhD, said:...

EU states back call for UK to agree...

EU states back call for UK to agree...

World Tribune

Sun, Feb 26 2017

The British government has said there should be parallel talks on the terms of the UK’s withdrawal and...

What is Merkel’s next step?

What is Merkel’s next step?

Paul Wallace

Thu, Feb 23 2017

The Trump doctrine presents new challenges for Angela Merkel

PM seeks global support for relocating...

PM seeks global support for relocating...

Foreign Affairs

Sun, Feb 19 2017

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has sought support of international community to arrange temporary accommodation...

Merkel: Islam is not the source of...

Merkel: Islam is not the source of...

World

Sat, Feb 18 2017

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Islam itself was not the source of terrorism, on Saturday during...

Germany picks 'anti-Trump' Steinmeier...

Germany picks 'anti-Trump' Steinmeier...

Europe

Sun, Feb 12 2017

Frank-Walter Steinmeier, the former foreign minister criticised those who ‘make politics with fear......

Lords aim to attach conditions to Brexit...

Lords aim to attach conditions to Brexit...

Europe

Fri, Feb 10 2017

The fact the bill passed through the House of Commons without amendment has raised expectations it will...

Hasina-Merkel meeting likely on February...

Hasina-Merkel meeting likely on February...

Foreign Affairs

Wed, Feb 8 2017

The discussion will likely focus on bilateral, regional and global issues, a foreign ministry official...

New Brexit legal challenge blocked by...

New Brexit legal challenge blocked by...

Europe

Fri, Feb 3 2017

Campaigners demanded MPs get a separate vote on leaving the European Economic Area

Merkel in Turkey  to salvage battered...

Merkel in Turkey to salvage battered...

World

Fri, Feb 3 2017

German Chancellor Angela Merkel was visiting Turkey on Thursday to meet President Recep Tayyip Erdogan...

Key points from Britain's Brexit White...

Key points from Britain's Brexit White...

Europe

Thu, Feb 2 2017

The 77-page paper reiterated the 12 priorities already set out by Prime Minister Theresa May including...

UK's new ambassador to EU tough...

UK's new ambassador to EU tough...

Europe

Fri, Jan 6 2017

Before becoming the ambassador to Russia, Barrow was at UK's EU embassy in Brussels as the UK representative...

UK’s top EU diplomat resigns ahead of...

UK’s top EU diplomat resigns ahead of...

Europe

Tue, Jan 3 2017

Rogers, a veteran civil servant, was due to leave his post in November 2017 but is stepping down...

Asia on Christmas alert as police foil...

Asia on Christmas alert as police foil...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Dec 23 2016

Security forces across Asia were on alert on Friday ahead of the Christmas and New Year holidays, as...