Pakistan fuel tanker owners end strike, bringing halt to panic buying

KARACHI/ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Owners of Pakistani fuel tankers ended their protest strike on its third day on Wednesday, dispelling fears of a fuel shortage...

Panama opens embassy in Beijing after break with Taiwan

PANAMA CITY (Reuters) - Panama has opened an embassy in China, the Central American country's Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday, deepening its links with...

UK government to discuss Brexit implementation period later this year –...

BIRMINGHAM, England (Reuters) - Britain's business minister said the government will discuss later this year how a transitional period after Brexit might work, a...

Man jailed for life after beating child to death over lost...

LONDON (Reuters) - A man who beat his girlfriend’s five-year-old son to death in a British park because the child had lost a shoe...

Theresa May takes a break from Brexit politics on visit to...

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May was photographed with her husband Philip on holiday in Italy on Tuesday, the first leg of...

U.S. says progress with China on North Korea U.N. sanctions, true...

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The United States is making progress in talks with North Korean ally China on imposing new United Nations sanctions on...

“Silk Road Gazette” News Website Launched in China – Langfang

(City of Langfang - China): - On 22nd July 2017, Senior Chinese diplomat H.E. Yao Peisheng officially launched the Silk Road Gazette news website www.silkroadgazette.com , in Chinese...

England to ban the sale of new ‘leasehold’ houses

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain unveiled proposals on Tuesday to ban the sale of new leasehold houses which oblige the owner of the lease to...

Government backs plans for new cross-London rail line

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's government backed a new 30 billion-pound passenger rail project in and around London on Monday but told the capital it...

Top Merkel aide says Turkey’s conduct ‘unacceptable’

BERLIN (Reuters) - Turkey's behaviour is "unacceptable" and Germany has a duty to protect its citizens and companies but also wants to maintain strong...

French President Macron’s popularity rating drops

PARIS (Reuters) - French President Emmanuel Macron's popularity rating has slumped by 10 percentage points this month, according to an Ifop poll on Sunday...

Olympic champion Horton battles into 400 freestyle final

BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Australia's Olympic champion Mack Horton was forced into an early tussle to qualify for the men's 400 metres freestyle final alongside...

Female stars call on BBC to ‘act now’ to close gender...

LONDON (Reuters) - Some of the most high-profile female presenters at the BBC called on the head of Britain's public broadcaster on Sunday to...

Britain needs transitional deal with EU, to end before next election:...

LONDON (Reuters) - British trade minister Liam Fox said on Sunday that he backed a transition agreement to smooth Britain's departure from the European...

Chelsea’s Pedro leaves pre-season tour after suffering concussion

(Reuters) - Chelsea playmaker Pedro will leave the club's pre-season tour and return to England after suffering a concussion during their 3-0 win over...

De Gea staying put at Man United, says Mourinho

(Reuters) - Manchester United goalkeepr David De Gea will stay put at the Premier League club this season, manager Jose Mourinho said, amid media...

British princes regret rushed conversation with mother Diana

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's Prince William and Harry have spoken of their regret over the last conversation they had with their mother Princess Diana...

New portrait released as Prince George celebrates fourth birthday

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's Prince William and his wife Kate released a new official portrait of their son George on Friday to celebrate the...

China vows increased cooperation with Tunisia on Belt and Road

BEIJING, July 20 (Xinhua) -- China will strengthen cooperation with Tunisia under the Belt and Road Initiative, Chinese Vice President Li Yuanchao said Thursday. Li...

Xi calls for world-class military research, educational institutions

BEIJING, July 19 (Xinhua) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping has called on the country's major military research and educational institutions to cultivate more talent...