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Labour Party: Recall UK parliament to...

Labour Party: Recall UK parliament to...

Europe

Mon, Aug 19 2019

Britain has less than 74 days to resolve a three-year crisis that is pitting the country against the...

Evolving anxiety over Iran

Evolving anxiety over Iran

Muhammad Zamir

Sun, Aug 18 2019

Iran, if attacked, could easily launch in response to a hybrid war

Iran says Britain might release oil...

Iran says Britain might release oil...

World

Tue, Aug 13 2019

The commandeering of the Grace 1 on July 4 exacerbated frictions between Tehran and the West and led...

Huge power outage creates travel mayhem...

Huge power outage creates travel mayhem...

Europe

Sat, Aug 10 2019

Problems with two generators caused the massive electricity cut, the National Grid said

Britain rules out seized tanker swap...

Britain rules out seized tanker swap...

Middle East

Mon, Jul 29 2019

Britain further outraged Iran by seizing one of its tankers - the Grace 1 - on July 4 on suspicion of...

I'll make Britain great again, PM Johnson...

I'll make Britain great again, PM Johnson...

Europe

Thu, Jul 25 2019

Johnson, who was hailed by the US president as Britain's Trump, has promised to strike a new Brexit...

Theresa May fights back tears as she...

Theresa May fights back tears as she...

Europe

Wed, Jul 24 2019

May, 62, appeared to be fighting back tears as she left, stopping to shake hands with the speaker, John...

Sri Lanka orders return of smuggled...

Sri Lanka orders return of smuggled...

South Asia

Tue, Jul 23 2019

A total of 241 containers had been imported since 2017 and 130 of them had been taken to a free-trade...

Boris Johnson set to become next UK...

Boris Johnson set to become next UK...

World

Tue, Jul 23 2019

He will inherit a political crisis over Britain's exit from the European Union (EU), currently due...

Britain holds crisis talks after Iran...

Britain holds crisis talks after Iran...

Europe

Mon, Jul 22 2019

The move came two weeks after British authorities seized an Iranian tanker off Gibraltar on suspicion...

Iran warns UK against escalating tensions,...

Iran warns UK against escalating tensions,...

Middle East

Sun, Jul 21 2019

Tehran's seizure of the Stena Impero followed the July 4 capture by Royal Marines of the Grace 1...

Iran calls on Britain to release seized...

Iran calls on Britain to release seized...

World

Fri, Jul 12 2019

Iran has warned of reciprocal measures if the tanker is not released

More than 500 suspected slaves locked...

More than 500 suspected slaves locked...

Europe

Tue, Jul 9 2019

The Home Office interior ministry said no one who said they had been trafficked would be required to...

Iran denies tanker detained by UK was...

Iran denies tanker detained by UK was...

Middle East

Sun, Jul 7 2019

The 1,000ft Grace 1, capable of carrying 2 million oil barrels, was halted in the early hours of Thursday...

Eyes on Iran as Britain seizes oil tanker...

Eyes on Iran as Britain seizes oil tanker...

Europe

Fri, Jul 5 2019

The Grace 1 tanker was impounded in the British territory at the mouth of the Mediterranean Sea after...

UK PM contender Hunt sets out plans...

UK PM contender Hunt sets out plans...

Europe

Mon, Jul 1 2019

Britain is due to leave the European Union on October 31 and is yet to get a Withdrawal Agreement through...

Boris Johnson wins key Brexit backing...

Boris Johnson wins key Brexit backing...

Europe

Wed, Jun 19 2019

Ahead of another round of voting in parliament, former Brexit secretary Dominic Raab said Johnson was...

Taking aim at Johnson, British PM hopefuls...

Taking aim at Johnson, British PM hopefuls...

Europe

Sun, Jun 16 2019

With former London mayor and foreign minister Johnson keeping a low profile, the other candidates have...

Infographic: Candidates hoping to become...

Infographic: Candidates hoping to become...

Europe

Tue, Jun 11 2019

The final candidates for the Tory leadership race to succeed Theresa May have been confirmed, with 10...

UK: Over 750,000 EU nationals have applied...

UK: Over 750,000 EU nationals have applied...

Europe

Thu, May 30 2019

Britain is currently due to leave on October 31, but Prime Minister Theresa May is stepping down after...

Infographic: Who could replace Theresa...

Infographic: Who could replace Theresa...

Europe

Mon, May 27 2019

Teresa May has said she will quit as Conservative leader on June 7, paving the way for some senior Conservatives...