Turkey's election board declares Erdogan winner

Turkey's national electoral board has pronounced incumbent President Recep Tayyip Erdogan as the winner of the country's presidential election with an "absolute majority" of valid votes.
Jun 25, 2018 11:54 IST

Jared Palestine flutter

Jared Kushner, US President Donald Trump's senior adviser, said Washington would announce its West Asian peace plan soon, and press on with or without Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas.
Reuters Jun 25, 2018 00:00 IST

A name for 'Prime Miniature'

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced on Sunday she had named her new-born daughter Neve Te Aroha as she prepared to leave hospital amidst an outpouring of public excitement.
Reuters Jun 25, 2018 00:00 IST

UK recalls Bangla-born diplomat

Britain has abruptly recalled Bangladeshi-born Anwar Choudhury after barely three months as governor of the Cayman Islands following "a number of complaints against him".
Amit Roy Jun 25, 2018 00:00 IST

No courts for illegal immigrants, says Trump

President Donald Trump said on Sunday that people who enter the US illegally should be sent back immediately to where they came from without any judicial process, likening them to invaders who are trying to "break into" the country.
Reuters Jun 25, 2018 00:00 IST

Erdogan heads for victory

Tayyip Erdogan and his ruling AK Party were heading for victory in Turkey's presidential and parliamentary elections on Sunday, according to preliminary results, as the President sought to extend his 15-year rule.
Reuters Jun 25, 2018 00:00 IST

UK berates Airbus for Brexit 'threat'

A British minister accused Airbus and other major companies of issuing "completely inappropriate" threats and undermining Prime Minister Theresa May in a sign of growing tensions with businesses leaders over Brexit.
Reuters Jun 25, 2018 00:00 IST

Toddler in shared photo still with her mom

The photograph of a Honduran toddler, sobbing as she stares up at her mother, became a symbol of outrage this week at the Trump administration's practice of separating children and parents detained for illegally crossing the border.
Laura M. Holson and Sandra E. Garcia Jun 24, 2018 00:00 IST

Erdogan iron grip on voters loosens

When President Recep Tayyip Erdogan called early elections two months ago, he seemed assured of victory. But as Sunday's vote approaches, the man who has transformed Turkey over 15 years in power appears increasingly vulnerable.
Carlotta Gall Jun 24, 2018 00:00 IST

Marchers demand final Brexit deal vote

Around 100,000 supporters of the EU marched through central London on Saturday to demand that the British government hold a final public vote on the terms of Brexit, organisers said.
Reuters Jun 24, 2018 00:00 IST

Leaders are cowards: Sting

British singer and actor Sting called world leaders "half men and cowards" on Saturday for their inability to solve the refugee crisis.
Reuters Jun 24, 2018 00:00 IST


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