Crackdown on fatty school meals

A crackdown on fatty and sweet foods is being launched as part of new standards on school meals unveiled by the Government today. Milk must also be available to primary and secondary pupils during the...

PM urged to tackle China on rights

Campaigners have called on David Cameron to challenge Chinese premier Li Keqiang over the country's human rights record when the pair meet today for talks aimed at boosting trade between the two nations. The Prime...

Iraq: Hague to reveal UK-Iran talks

The latest developments in the UK's relationship with Iran will be set out by William Hague today as the West prepared to look to Tehran to help resolve the crisis in neighbouring Iraq. Mr Hague...

Obama deploying US troops to Iraq

America is deploying up to 275 troops to Iraq to protect the US embassy and other interests and is considering sending special forces soldiers as the country struggles to repel a rampant uprising. But the...

India’s Footprints in Karachi Airport Attack

  By Muhammad Nawaz Khan : In the end, the loss of life and damage could have been much, much higher. The storming of the Karachi airport on midnight of Monday by militants claimed by the...

Why Sharif skipped meeting Hurriyat leaders but attended steel barons tea party

MUMBAI: On May 27, shortly after meeting with his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi, Pakistan’s Prime Minister- Nawaz Sharif attended a somewhat special tea party in New Delhi- one that hardly caught anyone’s eye in...

US to Watch Entanglement in Iraq’s Bloody Saga

  By Dr. Mahboob A. Khawaja : “We are waging war on terrorism even as we embody terrorism. No wonder we seem sometimes to be at war with ourselves, and have been for most of the...

Pope’s warning to ‘tired’ Europe

Pope Francis criticised Europe for becoming "tired" because of low birth rates and increasing numbers of young people who neither work nor study. Francis delivered the harsh assessment today when he visited a Rome basilica,...

Gwyneth Paltrow And Chris Martin Are Back Together After Just Three Months Apart?

Yep, it’s believed that Chris Martin and Gwyneth Paltrow are back together after announcing they would be divorcing a three months ago. And it’s believed that all this ‘conscious uncoupling’ was responsible for their decision to save...

15.6m stay up for England match

More than 15 million people stayed up to watch England's battling 2-1 World Cup defeat to Italy on television last night. The audience for the 11pm kick-off in Manaus peaked at 15.6 million just before...