The government has announced stricter immigration and citizenship rules to come into place after Brexit, with Sajid Javid later telling the Guardian’s editor-in-chief Katharine Viner that he was unworried by the suggestion such rules would have prevented his own father entering the UK.
After days of chaos in Canberra, Scott Morrison has emerged as the new leader of the Liberal party and the new prime minister of Australia. It's been almost impossible to keep track of every twist and turn in this Shakespearean drama, to help you get your head around it, we've pulled together
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Some Afghans lined up for hours to cast their vote Saturday in a chaotic start to parliamentary elections that are being protected by tens of thousands of security forces on alert nationwide following a campaign marred by relentless violence. In some parts of the capital Kabul
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is "deeply troubled" by the confirmation by Riyadh of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi's death, a United Nations spokesman said on Friday.
SYDNEY (AP) — Prince Harry paid tribute to Australian service members by opening a new wing of a war memorial on Saturday before heading to a delayed opening of the Invictus Games as he and wife Meghan continued their visit to Australia and the South Pacific.
Six days after Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi disappeared, U.S. President Donald Trump tried to play down the crisis, saying "hopefully that will sort itself out". It did not, and on Oct. 10, amid a growing outcry, Trump’s son-in-law Jared Kushner and national security adviser John Bolton
The Royal Voluntary Service, which runs lunch clubs, said its survey of 1,000 people over the age of 70 suggested that one in five eat all their main meals alone.
Anthony Yarde insists he is ready to fight for a world title but is opting instead to extend his boxing education. The unbeaten Ilford-based light heavyweight seeks his 17th straight win against Argentine Walter Gabriel Sequeira at the Brentwood Centre on Saturday. Only one opponent has survived the
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australia has pulled out of an investment summit in Saudi Arabia in protest at the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, Australian government minister said on Saturday.
A British-built spacecraft fitted with Star Trek-style "impulse engines" has jetted off to Mercury, the planet closest to the sun. The set of BepiColombo probes were blasted into space from the European space port at Kourou, French Guiana, at about 2.45am this morning UK time. It was carried
Slovakia has threatened to freeze relations with Vietnam over the case of a Vietnamese businessman who Germany says was kidnapped by Vietnamese agents and smuggled back home through Slovakia, the Slovak foreign ministry said on Saturday. German prosecutors have said businessman Trinh Xuan Thanh, who
Some Afghans lined up for hours to cast their vote Saturday in a chaotic start to parliamentary elections that are being protected by tens of thousands of security forces on alert nationwide following a campaign marred by relentless violence. In some parts of the capital Kabul, voters waited for polls
A former cabinet minister has said Theresa May is heading for a "dead end" in the Brexit talks, which can only be solved by a fresh referendum. Dominic Grieve, an ex-attorney general, said the prime minister's deal "looks pretty second rate" and the Brexit being delivered is
Several thousand pro-independence demonstrators rallied in Taiwan's capital on Saturday to protest against Beijing's "bullying" and called for a referendum on whether the self-ruled island should formally declare independence from China. The rally, one of the largest seen on Taiwan
The White House said on Friday it would press for justice after Saudi Arabia announced that journalist Jamal Khashoggi had died in the kingdom's consulate in Istanbul and that 18 Saudis had been arrested in connection with his death. "We will continue to closely follow the international investigations
Saudi Arabia's crown prince had no knowledge of the specific operation that resulted in the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in the kingdom's consulate in Istanbul this month, a Saudi official familiar with the investigation said on Friday. "MbS had no knowledge of this specific operation
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republican U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham, who has been sharply critical of Saudi Arabia after the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, said on Friday he was highly sceptical of the Saudi explanation for Khashoggi's death.
DUBAI/GLENDALE, Ariz./WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia said on Saturday that journalist Jamal Khashoggi had died in a fight inside its Istanbul consulate - Riyadh's first acknowledgement of his death there after two weeks of denials that it had anything to do with his disappearance. Saudi King
Saudi Arabia has said Jamal Khashoggi was killed inside the country's consulate in Istanbul after a fight broke out. Mr Khashoggi, 59, went missing on 2 October during a visit to get papers for his marriage and intense pressure had been growing on Saudi Arabia to explain his disappearance. Saudi
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said on Saturday that the approval by Macedonia's parliament of a proposal to change the country's name on Friday opens the way for the implementation of an "historic" deal between the two countries. "Today is a symbolic and historic day after
More than 100,000 people are expected to take to the streets of London on Saturday to demand a second Brexit referendum. MPs from every major party have united to make an appeal for a People’s Vote on the final deal, in what is expected to be the largest anti-Brexit demonstration to date. Crowds, led
SHANGHAI (AP) — Carlota Ciganda of Spain fired a 5-under 67 Saturday to share the lead with Sei Young Kim after the third round of the LPGA Shanghai.