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Trump casts doubt on UK's ability to trade with US post-Brexit – CNN

Trump casts doubt on UK's ability to trade with US post-Brexit – CNN

“I think we have to take a look at seriously whether or not the UK is allowed to trade. Because you know, right now, if you look at the deal, they may not be able to trade with us,” Trump said on the White House’s South Lawn. All 27 remaining European Union leaders approved Britain’s […]

Brexit: Theresa May updates MPs on draft deal

Brexit: Theresa May updates MPs on draft deal

Brexit: Theresa May updates MPs on draft deal  BBC News Britain will head into unknown if Brexit deal is rejected: May  Reuters Divorce papers signed, now Brexit battle moves to Parliament  Yahoo News Confused About Brexit? Here’s What You Need to Know  Washington Post Parliament to Vote on May’s Deal on December 11: Brexit Update  Bloomberg Full coverage Source link

Migrants Run to US Border in Tijuana, but Fall Back in Face of Tear Gas

Migrants Run to US Border in Tijuana, but Fall Back in Face of Tear Gas

TIJUANA, Mexico — A peaceful march by Central American migrants waiting at the southwestern United States border veered out of control on Sunday afternoon, as hundreds of people tried to evade a Mexican police blockade and run toward a giant border crossing that leads into San Diego. In response, the United States Customs and Border […]

Taiwan rebukes ruling party, emboldens China-friendly opposition

Taiwan rebukes ruling party, emboldens China-friendly opposition

TAIPEI (Reuters) – Voters in Taiwan have delivered a strong rebuke to the island’s pro-independence ruling party in local elections, emboldening the China-friendly opposition, one of whose main figures says he will now reach out to Beijing to forge more friendly ties. Taiwan’s opposition Nationalist Kuomintang Party (KMT) Taipei mayoral candidate Ting Shou-chung announces he […]

With child coming, it's off to the suburbs for Harry, Meghan

With child coming, it's off to the suburbs for Harry, Meghan

Britain’s Meghan, The Duchess of Sussex leaves after a visit to the Hubb Community Kitchen in London, Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2018. The visit is to see how the funds raised by ‘Together: Our Community Cookbook’ are already making a difference. ‘Together’ features over 50 recipes from women whose community was affected by the Grenfell Tower […]

'All Our Lives They Wanted to Ruin Us.' For Decades, Myanmar Sought to Drive Out Rohingya

'All Our Lives They Wanted to Ruin Us.' For Decades, Myanmar Sought to Drive Out Rohingya

Myanmar’s government described the country’s bloody military clampdown on Rohingya Muslims last year as a one-off spasm of violence, triggered by local terrorists. A consensus is building among international investigators that it was something else: a decisive and deliberate purge of the ethnic minority after decades of intensifying atrocities that amounts to genocide. The… Source […]

Hillary Clinton: Europe Must 'Get a Handle' on Migration to Thwart Populism

Hillary Clinton: Europe Must 'Get a Handle' on Migration to Thwart Populism

Europe’s leaders need to send a much stronger message that they will no longer offer “refuge and support” to migrants if they want to curb the right-wing populism spreading across the Continent, Hillary Clinton warned in an interview published Thursday. Mrs. Clinton said that while the decision of some nations to welcome migrants was admirable, […]

Australia flags removing citizenship from home-grown radicals

Australia flags removing citizenship from home-grown radicals

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Australian nationals convicted of terror offences would be stripped of their citizenship if the government believes they are entitled to apply for residency from another country, Prime Minister Scott Morrison proposed on Thursday. Prime Minister Scott Morrison speaks to the media during a press conference at Parliament House in Canberra, Australia, October […]

Italian banks lift European markets after global equity sell-off; Babcock shares down 5%

Italian banks lift European markets after global equity sell-off; Babcock shares down 5%

The pan-European Stoxx 600 was up around 0.35 percent during lunchtime deals, with most sectors and major bourses in positive territory. Europe’s banking index was among the top performers Wednesday morning, up more than 1 percent amid support from Italy’s notoriously fragile lenders. Banco BPM, Ubi Banca and Intesa Sanpaolo all surged higher amid reports […]

Explosion rips through large Sunni gathering in Kabul, killing at least 50

Explosion rips through large Sunni gathering in Kabul, killing at least 50

KABUL — A suicide bomber attacked a religious gathering Tuesday in the Afghan capital, killing at least 50 Muslim scholars and clerics who had gathered to mark the birth anniversary of the prophet Muhammad, officials said. The victims included religious delegates from various parts of Afghanistan, Interior Ministry spokesman Najib Danesh said. He said the […]