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UK PM Theresa May to ask lawmakers to vote on a second Brexit referendum UK PM Theresa May to ask lawmakers to vote on a second Brexit referendum
World NewsMay 21, 2019

UK PM Theresa May to ask lawmakers to vote on a second Brexit referendum

LONDON: British Prime Minister Theresa May said her government will include in her Withdrawal Agreement Bill a requirement for lawmakers...

Venezuelans fleeing crisis deserve refugee status: UN Venezuelans fleeing crisis deserve refugee status: UN
World NewsMay 21, 2019

Venezuelans fleeing crisis deserve refugee status: UN

LONDON: British Prime Minister Theresa May said her government will include in her Withdrawal Agreement Bill a requirement for lawmakers...

Sweden asks for detention of WikiLeaks’ Assange Sweden asks for detention of WikiLeaks’ Assange
World NewsMay 20, 2019

Sweden asks for detention of WikiLeaks’ Assange

WASHINGTON: The US military said one of its warships sailed near the disputed Scarborough Shoal claimed by China in the...

US warship sails in disputed South China Sea amid trade tensions US warship sails in disputed South China Sea amid trade tensions
World NewsMay 20, 2019

US warship sails in disputed South China Sea amid trade tensions

PARIS: The Eiffel Tower was evacuated on Monday afternoon after a man was spotted climbing up the Paris landmark, the...

France’s Macron forced to curb his ambitions for Europe France’s Macron forced to curb his ambitions for Europe
World NewsMay 19, 2019

France’s Macron forced to curb his ambitions for Europe

PARIS: French President Emmanuel Macron sees himself as Europe’s savior and next week’s European Parliament elections as a make-or-break moment...

Former CIA chief Brennan to brief Dems on Iran Former CIA chief Brennan to brief Dems on Iran
World NewsMay 19, 2019

Former CIA chief Brennan to brief Dems on Iran

PARIS: French President Emmanuel Macron sees himself as Europe’s savior and next week’s European Parliament elections as a make-or-break moment...

Queen Elizabeth II attends yet another wedding at Windsor Queen Elizabeth II attends yet another wedding at Windsor
World NewsMay 18, 2019

Queen Elizabeth II attends yet another wedding at Windsor

COX’S BAZAR: Bangladesh authorities prevented 84 Rohingya refugees from Myanmar from attempting a perilous boat journey to Malaysia, officials said...

Bangladesh stops 84 Rohingyas from perilous sea journey Bangladesh stops 84 Rohingyas from perilous sea journey
World NewsMay 18, 2019

Bangladesh stops 84 Rohingyas from perilous sea journey

MULLAITTIVU, Sri Lanka: Still reeling from the Easter terror attacks, Sri Lanka commemorates this weekend 10 years since the end...

Council of Europe to allow Russia to vote again, move angers Kiev Council of Europe to allow Russia to vote again, move angers Kiev
World NewsMay 17, 2019

Council of Europe to allow Russia to vote again, move angers Kiev

GENEVA: The UN said Friday it has registered more than 250,000 Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh, providing many with their first...

Some 250,000 Rohingya refugees receive first ID cards Some 250,000 Rohingya refugees receive first ID cards
World NewsMay 17, 2019

Some 250,000 Rohingya refugees receive first ID cards

GENEVA: The UN said Friday it has registered more than 250,000 Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh, providing many with their first...

Former Australian prime minister Bob Hawke passes away Former Australian prime minister Bob Hawke passes away
World NewsMay 16, 2019

Former Australian prime minister Bob Hawke passes away

SYDNEY: Australia’s longest-serving Labor prime minister Bob Hawke died Thursday aged 89.“Today we lost Bob Hawke, a great Australian —...

Bangladesh launches trafficker crackdown after Mediterranean deaths Bangladesh launches trafficker crackdown after Mediterranean deaths
World NewsMay 16, 2019

Bangladesh launches trafficker crackdown after Mediterranean deaths

SYDNEY: Australia’s longest-serving Labor prime minister Bob Hawke died Thursday aged 89.“Today we lost Bob Hawke, a great Australian —...

Warriors beat Trail Blazers in overtime to reach NBA Finals Warriors beat Trail Blazers in overtime to reach NBA Finals
sports NewsMay 21, 2019

Warriors beat Trail Blazers in overtime to reach NBA Finals

BERLIN: Three-time Formula One world champion Niki Lauda, who won two of his titles after a horrific crash that left...

F1 champion and aviation entrepreneur Niki Lauda dies at 70 F1 champion and aviation entrepreneur Niki Lauda dies at 70
sports NewsMay 21, 2019

F1 champion and aviation entrepreneur Niki Lauda dies at 70

BERLIN: Three-time Formula One world champion Niki Lauda, who won two of his titles after a horrific crash that left...

Leonard stars as Raptors claw back with win over Bucks Leonard stars as Raptors claw back with win over Bucks
sports NewsMay 20, 2019

Leonard stars as Raptors claw back with win over Bucks

Philippines clinches top two spots in Saudi Arabian women’s bowling competition ALKHOBAR: The Philippines claimed the top two spots in...

Philippines clinches top two spots in Saudi Arabian women’s bowling competition Philippines clinches top two spots in Saudi Arabian women’s bowling competition
sports NewsMay 20, 2019

Philippines clinches top two spots in Saudi Arabian women’s bowling competition

Philippines clinches top two spots in Saudi Arabian women’s bowling competition ALKHOBAR: The Philippines claimed the top two spots in...

Green triple-double fuels Warriors’ comeback win Green triple-double fuels Warriors’ comeback win
sports NewsMay 19, 2019

Green triple-double fuels Warriors’ comeback win

LOS ANGELES: Draymond Green exploded for a seventh career playoff triple-double Saturday as the Golden State Warriors rallied for a...

Man City completes sweep of English trophies with FA Cup win Man City completes sweep of English trophies with FA Cup win
sports NewsMay 19, 2019

Man City completes sweep of English trophies with FA Cup win

LOS ANGELES: Draymond Green exploded for a seventh career playoff triple-double Saturday as the Golden State Warriors rallied for a...

Bucks top Raptors 125-103 for 2-0 East finals lead Bucks top Raptors 125-103 for 2-0 East finals lead
sports NewsMay 18, 2019

Bucks top Raptors 125-103 for 2-0 East finals lead

MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin: Giannis Antetokounmpo had 30 points and 17 rebounds, Ersan Ilyasova came off the bench to add 17 points...

Antetokounmpo, Harden, George finalists for NBA MVP award Antetokounmpo, Harden, George finalists for NBA MVP award
sports NewsMay 18, 2019

Antetokounmpo, Harden, George finalists for NBA MVP award

MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin: Giannis Antetokounmpo had 30 points and 17 rebounds, Ersan Ilyasova came off the bench to add 17 points...

Warriors rally from 15 down at halftime, hold off Blazers Warriors rally from 15 down at halftime, hold off Blazers
sports NewsMay 17, 2019

Warriors rally from 15 down at halftime, hold off Blazers

ROME: Australian firebrand Nick Kyrgios was disqualified from the Italian Open after an expletive-laden rant on Thursday as defending champion...

Kyrgios disqualified as Federer, Nadal, Djokovic advance in Italian Open Kyrgios disqualified as Federer, Nadal, Djokovic advance in Italian Open
sports NewsMay 17, 2019

Kyrgios disqualified as Federer, Nadal, Djokovic advance in Italian Open

ROME: Australian firebrand Nick Kyrgios was disqualified from the Italian Open after an expletive-laden rant on Thursday as defending champion...

Bucks finish with a flourish, rally to top Raptors 108-100 Bucks finish with a flourish, rally to top Raptors 108-100
sports NewsMay 16, 2019

Bucks finish with a flourish, rally to top Raptors 108-100

MILWAUKEE, US: Brook Lopez scored 13 of his 29 points in the fourth quarter, Giannis Antetokounmpo added 24 and the...

Al-Ittihad star Al-Mowallad faces ban for doping Al-Ittihad star Al-Mowallad faces ban for doping
sports NewsMay 16, 2019

Al-Ittihad star Al-Mowallad faces ban for doping

MILWAUKEE, US: Brook Lopez scored 13 of his 29 points in the fourth quarter, Giannis Antetokounmpo added 24 and the...