President Mnangagwa invited to Queen Elizabeth’s funeral

By Oleen Ndori, International Desk Editor President Emmerson Mnangagwa has been invited to attend the state funeral for Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II on Monday next week. The UK Embassy…

Queen Elizabeth II has died, Buckingham Palace announces

BBC – Queen Elizabeth II, the UK’s longest-serving monarch, has died at Balmoral aged 96, after reigning for 70 years. Read also: What is ‘Operation London Bridge’, the British protocol…

Liz Truss’s cabinet is Britain’s first without white man in top jobs

LONDON- The new British Prime Minister Liz Truss has selected a cabinet where for the first time a white man will not hold one of the country’s four most important…

Euro zone inflation hits yet another record high in August

FRANKFURT, Aug 31 (Reuters) – Euro zone inflation rose to another record high this month, beating expectations and solidifying the case for further big European Central Bank rate hikes even…

Russia, Ukraine, Turkey, UN ink deal on Black Sea grain exports

RNA – ANKARA, July 22. /TASS/. An agreement on creating a grain corridor to export agricultural produce from Ukraine via the Black Sea was signed by representatives of Turkey, Ukraine,…

US sends more weapons to Ukraine

RT – The White House on Friday announced another $270 million worth of US “security assistance” to Ukraine. The newest batch of supplies will include four HIMARS rocket artillery launchers,…

Race to become UK PM down to final two: Rishi Sunak and Liz Truss

FORMER Finance Minister Rishi Sunak and foreign secretary Liz Truss will battle it out to become Britain’s next Prime Minister after they won the final lawmaker vote, setting up the…

After warmest night, Britain braces for record temperature

LONDON- Britain was bracing for temperatures to hit 40C for the first time on Tuesday after it recorded its warmest night on record, forcing train services to stop, some schools…

Liz Truss gains support from Frost, Braverman in UK PM race- media

UK Foreign Secretary Liz Truss has gained backing from Brexit negotiator David Frost and British lawmaker Suella Braverman to become the next UK prime minister, British media reported on Thursday.…

UK minister Cleverly says full contest for new PM is required

LONDON – British Education Secretary James Cleverly said on Friday he did not agree with calls for Prime Minister Boris Johnson to stand down immediately, saying the Conservative Party needed…