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Afghan President leads election as UN mission chief urges all to ‘safeguard’ final stage of process

Welcoming the preliminary results for Afghanistan’s presidential election on Sunday, the head of the United Nations mission in the country urged the ...

Afghan President leads election as UN mission chief urges all to ‘safeguard’ final stage of process

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Afghan President leads election; UN mission chief urges all to ‘safeguard’ final stage of process Welcoming the preliminary results for Afghanistan’s presidential election on Sunday, the head of the United Nations mission in the country urged the ...
21:24, 2019-12-22

Following week of bloodshed, ‘suffering of the Afghan people must end’: UN mission chief In the wake of a surge in violent strikes by Taliban extremists in Afghanistan over the past week, the country’s top UN envoy has pleaded for an end ...
23:04, 2019-09-03

Peace will be ‘paramount’ issue for incoming Afghan Government: UN mission chief The search for peace will remain of “paramount importance” to Afghanistan as the country awaits the outcome of the recent presidential election, the ...
00:24, 2019-12-17

The voices of Afghan women ‘must be heard at the table in the peace process and beyond’ UN deputy chief tells Security Council Afghan women have “paid a high price” during their country’s conflict over nearly the past four decades, the United Nations deputy chief told the Sec...
22:16, 2019-07-26

Voices of Afghan women ‘must be heard at the table in the peace process and beyond’ UN deputy chief tells Security Council Afghan women have “paid a high price” during their country’s nearly four of conflict, the United Nations deputy chief told the Security Council on Fr...
22:48, 2019-07-26

Following week of bloodshed, ‘suffering of the Afghan people must end’ says UN mission chief, as Guterres calls for inclusive negotiations In the wake of a surge in violence across Afghanistan over the past week, the country’s top UN envoy has pleaded for an end to the fighting through a...
16:28, 2019-09-04

UN Afghan Mission ‘outraged’ by deadly Taliban attack in Kabul, as hardline group threatens election violence The UN Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) has expressed outrage at a Taliban attack in Kabul, that killed “scores” of civilians on Wednesday. In a Tweet,...
17:52, 2019-08-07

Support 'winds of change' in DR Congo to consolidate positive developments, urges UN mission chief Recent positive trends could help transform the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) into a stable country, the head of the UN operation there told...
21:44, 2019-10-09

Political consensus critical ahead of Somalia election: UN mission chief With Somalia scheduled to hold “one-person, one-vote” elections next year, leaders must act now to break the “stalemate” between the central governme...
21:40, 2019-11-21

Malawi President Mutharika leads election count Incumbent President Peter Mutharika is set to win a second term in the impoverished, landlocked southeast African state. With most votes counted, he ...
17:32, 2019-05-23

Norway urges its companies in Brazil to safeguard the Amazon Norway, until recently the main donor to a fund to curb Amazonian deforestation, on Tuesday called on Norwegian companies active in Brazil to ensure ...
22:00, 2019-08-27

Taiwan election: President Tsai leads early vote count Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen leads early results for the territory's presidential election. The vote is closely watched by China, which has hoped...
13:48, 2020-01-11

Tuesday’s Daily Brief: UN envoy on Middle East peace process, child labour in Nepal, latest deadly Mediterranean shipwreck, DRC's Goma 21-days free of Ebola transmission, UN chief urges ban on nuclear testing A recap of Tuesday's stories: UN envoy says tangible steps 'can, and must be taken' to reverse the 'negative trajectory' of the Palestinian-Israeli c...
00:16, 2019-08-28

Presidential election: ‘Key moment’ to reaffirm Afghanistan’s democratic political structure, UN mission chief tells Security Council  The presidential election scheduled for 28 September will be a “key moment to reaffirm the legitimacy of Afghanistan’s democratic political structure...
23:40, 2019-06-19

Presidential election: ‘Key moment’ to reaffirm Afghanistan’s democratic political structure, UN mission chief tells Security Council The presidential election scheduled for 28 September will be a “key moment to reaffirm the legitimacy of Afghanistan’s democratic political structure...
11:28, 2019-09-30

Indians vote in final stage of gruelling election campaign Constituencies going to polls include Narendra Modi’s, where he won huge majority in 2014Indians are voting in the seventh and final phase of nationa...
12:08, 2019-05-19

Why is the Afghan peace process not moving beyond talks? Washington and the Taliban are set to hold a new round of peace talks in Doha. The group has so far held several meetings with the US, and a number o...
14:44, 2019-06-28

U.S. official: American casualties in Afghan military mission KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - American and Afghan military personnel were fired on while conducting an operation in Afghanistan's eastern Nangarhar provi...
23:04, 2020-02-08

U.S. official: Americans killed in Afghan military mission A U.S. military spokesman said in a statement that both Afghan and U.S. personnel were “engaged by direct firing.”...
04:36, 2020-02-13

US official: American casualties in Afghan military mission KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - American and Afghan military personnel were fired on while conducting an operation in Afghanistan's eastern Nangarhar provi...
22:40, 2020-02-08

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: World Breastfeeding Week kickoff, Second Ebola death on DR Congo’s eastern border, UN chief lauds climate activist Thunberg, Afghan bus attack, and outgoing UN agriculture chief hands over reigns Our main stories today cover:  World Breastfeeding Week kickoff, Ebola on DR Congo side of Rwandan border, 15-year-old Greta Thunberg to said to UN c...
01:36, 2019-08-01

Wednesday’s Daily Brief: World Breastfeeding Week kickoff, Second Ebola death on DR Congo’s eastern border, UN chief lauds climate activist Thunberg, Afghan bus attack, and outgoing UN agriculture chief hands over reigns Our main stories today cover: World Breastfeeding Week kickoff, Ebola on DR Congo side of Rwandan border, 15-year-old Greta Thunberg to said to UN cl...
11:08, 2019-09-30

Mali in a ‘critical phase’ of peace process, says head of UN Mission Addressing the Security Council at UN Headquarters in New York on Wednesday, the head of the UN Mission in Mali, MINUSMA, said that amid ongoing viol...
23:52, 2019-06-12

Colombia’s peace process developments a ‘precious opportunity’ to end violence for good, says UN Mission head Thousands of former fighters from Colombia’s largest rebel group remain committed to the historic 2016 peace deal which ended more than five decades ...
21:48, 2019-10-10

Space Defender: Trump launches Space Command to safeguard final frontier President Donald Trump on Thursday announced the formal establishment of a Space Command to ensure US military supremacy in outer space. “It’s a big ...
01:04, 2019-08-30

In Pakistan, Guterres urges world to step up climate action, praises support to Afghan refugees UN Secretary-General António Guterres on Sunday began a three-day visit to Pakistan, recognizing the country’s decades of “outstanding generosity and...
22:36, 2020-02-16

In Pakistan, Guterres urges world to step up climate action, praises country’s support to Afghan refugees UN Secretary-General António Guterres on Sunday began a three-day visit to Pakistan, recognizing the country’s decades of “outstanding generosity and...
22:00, 2020-02-16

Was the Afghan presidential election a success? Voter turnout in the presidential election is reportedly lower than expected despite the Taliban's failure to pull off large-scale attacks. DW examin...
15:16, 2019-09-30

Afghan public health chief settles in UK after kidnap by Taliban Dr Mohammad Haqmal, who developed groundbreaking health initiatives in Aghanistan, granted refugee statusA senior Afghan government official has been...
12:56, 2019-05-23

‘No place for violence, intimidation or fraud’ in Afghan elections: UN chief All key actors in Afghanistan must “uphold their responsibility to support a peaceful, credible, transparent and inclusive electoral process”, UN Sec...
17:52, 2019-09-27

FIFA bans ex-Afghan football chief for life over sex abuse allegations Keramuudin Karim was also fined $1 million after world soccer's governing body received complaints that he sexually assaulted several female players....
20:04, 2019-06-08

Afghan president says he’ll visit Pakistan to improve ties KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan President Ashraf Ghani says he will visit Pakistan on June 27 to open a new chapter in his country’s uneasy re...
11:40, 2019-06-04

Afghan President Ghani: US-Taliban deal to come within days At the Munich Security Conference, the Afghan leader refused to confirm the US-Taliban deal but said a proper announcement will be made in a week to ...
01:24, 2020-02-16

Suicide bombing kills 24 at Afghan president’s rally KABUL, Afghanistan — A Taliban suicide bomber on a motorcycle targeted a campaign rally by President Ashraf Ghani in northern Afghanistan on Tuesday,...
14:01, 2019-09-17

UN mission urges financial isolation of Myanmar’s military BANGKOK (AP) — An international fact-finding mission is urging that countries cut off all business with Myanmar’s military as part of efforts t...
07:12, 2019-05-14

FAA chief says Boeing 737 Max recertification process to stretch into 2020 Boeing has repeatedly said it expects to win regulator approval for the 737 Max by the end of the year....
16:24, 2019-12-11

Confusion as Afghan election frontrunners each claim victory Declaration by Ashraf Ghani and Abdullah Abdullah mirrors poll chaos of five years agoThe frontrunners for Afghanistan’s presidency, the incumbent As...
15:52, 2019-09-30

Afghan election sees just one in five voters cast ballot Afghanistan's presidential election turnout is unofficially estimated at just over 2 million voters, said an election commission official. The first-...
12:32, 2019-09-29

Ashraf Ghani wins Afghan presidential election Incumbent gained just over 50% of September votes but Abdullah’s team reject resultsFive months after Afghans went to the polls to choose a new presi...
18:24, 2020-02-18

Deadly blast strikes near rally for Afghan President Ghani Initial reports indicated that President Ghani is safe. At least 24 people have been killed, according to local media and hospital officials....
11:28, 2019-09-17

Ashraf Ghani likely to stay on as Afghan president after term ends President Ghani's current term in office is due to end next week — four months ahead of the next presidential elections. His opponents are calling fo...
16:21, 2019-05-17

UN mission urges Houthis to remove trenches at Hodeida port CAIRO (AP) — The head of the U.N. mission in Yemen’s key port of Hodeida is urging Houthi rebels to complete the removal of prepared military p...
23:32, 2019-06-12

US urges Japan to join Persian Gulf naval mission The US defense secretary said it's time for Tokyo to "strongly consider" joining the US-led mission. Some US allies have rejected the call, saying a ...
12:00, 2019-08-07

Each MP who has stood down during the General Election process More than 70 MPs and former candidates have announced they will not seek re-election for the general election on December 12....
13:32, 2019-12-11

1 killed, dozens wounded in Taliban attacks on Afghan election day Taliban militants killed one person and wounded dozens of others in attacks at polling stations, making a chaotic election day even worse for Afghans...
18:56, 2019-09-28

Explainer: how the process of impeaching a U.S. president works Under the Constitution, the president can be removed from office for "treason, bribery, or other high crimes and misdemeanors."...
02:28, 2019-09-25

Taliban claims deadly strike near rally for Afghan President Ghani President Ghani was unharmed, officials say. At least 24 people have been killed, according to local media and hospital officials....
13:28, 2019-09-17

Each candidate who has stood down during the General Election process More than 70 MPs and candidates have announced they will not seek re-election for the general election on December 12....
13:04, 2019-12-11

Ashraf Ghani wins Afghan presidential election five months after vote Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has won re-election, according to long-delayed results of five months that make those in the Iowa caucuses seem lightni...
18:12, 2020-02-18

Ghani declared winner of Afghan election - but opponent rejects result Incumbent gained just over 50% of September votes but Abdullah’s team reject resultsFive months after Afghans went to the polls to choose a new presi...
20:12, 2020-02-18

Former Afghan football president banned for life after being found guilty of sexual abuse "The former president of the Afghanistan Football Federation (AFF) has been banned from football for life after FIFA\u0027s ethics committee found hi...
19:12, 2019-06-08

Afghan president shuns foreign interference as U.S.-Taliban peace deal looms The Taliban control roughly half of Afghanistan and are at their strongest since the U.S.-led invasion toppled their five-year-old government in 2001...
18:36, 2019-08-11

Republican party files complaint over election process TUCSON – The Republican Party says that due to how the mail-in ballots were printed, with the voter’s party registration displayed on the envel...
07:24, 2019-11-12

Ashraf Ghani declared winner of Afghan election after contentious five-month delay President Ashraf Ghani has been declared the winner of Afghanistan’s presidential election after months of delay and accusations of fraud by oppositi...
17:12, 2020-02-18

Prodigal son Gonçalo Paciência leads Eintracht revenge mission | Andy Brassell • Maturing striker stars in redemptive win against Leverkusen• André Silva and Bas Dost benefit from colleague’s fine formJust deal with the first ha...
15:32, 2019-10-21

Eurovision semi-final 2019: Iceland, Australia and San Marino among 10 countries to reach final stage Iceland, Australia and San Marino are among the 10 countries through to the Eurovision Song Contest's grand final after competing in the penultimate ...
01:56, 2019-05-15

TikTok’s Chief Is on a Mission to Prove It’s Not a Menace Alex Zhu, the head of the Chinese-owned viral video app, is trying to assuage Washington’s fears. “I am quite optimistic,” he said....
10:12, 2019-11-18

U.S. President Donald Trump proposes dramatic overhaul of environmental approval process Trump did not specifically mention the long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline, which has been in a state of suspended animation virtually since it was fir...
04:00, 2020-01-10

SpaceX set to launch NASA mission, make experimental second-stage flight Enlarge / A new Falcon 9 rocket stands on the launch pad at Space Launch Complex-40 in Florida. (credit: SpaceX) A twice-flown Dragon spacecraft is r...
15:44, 2019-12-04

Stage 4 water restrictions south of Mission Creek to remain until further notice The Stage 4 water restrictions came into effect Wednesday and were expected to originally last until Thursday evening....
01:40, 2019-09-06

Woodland leads US Open at halfway stage "Throughout his career Gary Woodland as been better known for his work with a driver than a putter but that all might change after he rode a red-hot ...
13:36, 2019-06-15

Tory leadership process: How the election works and who will become interim Prime Minister on Friday At least 13 Tory MPs are vying to replace Theresa May after she announced the end to her time as Prime Minister....
11:56, 2019-06-04

Adam Yates leads as Alaphilippe wins stage six "Julian Alaphilippe powered to victory on the sixth stage of the Criterium du Dauphine, but Adam Yates continues to hold the overall lead."...
19:08, 2019-06-14

Election news latest: Party leaders in final push for votes as general election looms Party leaders are making last-ditch push for votes as the UK enters the final week of General Election campaigning ahead of the vote this Thursday....
08:44, 2019-12-09

Ending war only ‘real hope’ for prosperous Afghanistan: UN mission chief Only by ending the war in Afghanistan can there be “real hope” for a prosperous future for the country, the top UN official there said on Thursday....
17:48, 2019-12-26

Boeing CEO's meeting with FAA chief leads to several 737 Max changes CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on the changes to the 737 Max recertification timeline that emerged following the meeting between FAA Administrator Steve ...
16:24, 2019-12-13

Lawless leads Tour de Yorkshire as Kamp takes stage win "The Riwal Readynez rider took victory at the line to deny Team Ineos a first victory in their new colours."...
22:00, 2019-05-04

Continued airstrikes in western Libya ‘utterly unacceptable’, says UN mission chief The top United Nations official in Libya has condemned recent airstrikes targeting civilian installations that left three people dead and several oth...
22:40, 2019-12-29

Miguel Angel Lopez wins Stage 4, Evenepoel leads GC ahead of ITT "Miguel Angel Lopez (Astana) timed his move to perfection on Stage 4 of the Volta ao Algarve to seal a first victory of 2020."...
23:00, 2020-02-22

Dylan Groenewegen wins another Tour of Britain stage but Trentin leads • Newcastle success for Dutchman who won on Saturday• Stage-two winner Matteo Trentin holds on to green jerseyThe results sheets showed a second stag...
20:04, 2019-09-09

UN rights chief urges ‘immediate dialogue’ to end Chile unrest The top UN human rights official is calling for politicians and civil society in Chile to engage in “immediate dialogue” to resolve the deadly crisis...
20:28, 2019-10-21

UN chief urges G20 to make equitable financial reforms OSAKA, Japan (AP) — The U.N. chief is urging G-20 leaders to take action on equitable and stable reforms to strengthen the global financial safety ne...
03:16, 2019-06-28

At Davos, UN chief urges ‘big emitters’ to take climate action The world is “doomed” in the face of climate change unless major industrial nations reduce their greenhouse gas emissions, UN Secretary-General Antón...
21:56, 2020-01-23

North Korea urges UN chief to act against US ship seizure UNITED NATIONS (AP) — North Korea is denouncing the United States as “a gangster country” for recently seizing one of its cargo ships and...
23:24, 2019-05-20

UN chief urges implementation of arms embargo against Libya UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is strongly urging all countries to implement a U.N. arms embargo against Libya, saying ille...
19:48, 2019-06-10

Monday’s Daily Brief: Palestine demolitions, nuclear watchdog chief dies, UK troops to Mali, Afghan journalist murder condemned, Somalia sexual violence pledge Our main stories today: UN condemns Israel’s destruction of Palestinian property; the head of the IAEA dies at 72; UK troops will bolster Mali missio...
23:20, 2019-07-22

Eurogroup chief urges Italy to respect debt pledges BRUSSELS (AP) — Mario Centeno, who chairs meetings of the finance ministers from the 19 countries that use the euro currency, has urged Italy to reas...
14:28, 2019-06-13

London's fire chief urges: Act now to avert another Grenfell London's fire chief today called on the Government to introduce tougher building regulations "without further delay" to prevent another Grenfell Towe...
13:12, 2019-05-08

NATO chief urges action if Russia drops INF treaty NATO's leader has warned that Europe's security could be compromised by Russia's decision to exit a Cold War-era treaty. Russia has accused the US an...
01:32, 2019-06-27

‘Address root causes’ of instability in Mali through ‘aid and support’ urges UN chief Appearing before the Security Council on Friday, UN Secretary-General António Guterres said that the only way to prevent increased violence and insta...
10:40, 2019-04-09

Bring global migration compact ‘to life’, urges UN chief As “policies shaped more by fear than fact” have caused untold suffering to migrants, the UN Secretary-General is urging countries to realize the goa...
01:20, 2019-12-18

Take action on air pollution to save lives, and the planet, urges UN chief In a message to mark World Environment Day, celebrated on Wednesday, UN Secretary-General António Guterres has emphasized the link between worsening ...
22:12, 2019-06-04

WHO chief says confident in China's ability to contain virus, urges calm The head of the World Health Organization said on Tuesday he is confident in China's ability to contain a new coronavirus that has killed 106 people ...
09:36, 2020-01-28

IMF chief Georgieva urges G20 action on trade, climate, inequality IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva on Wednesday said the most pressing uncertainty facing the global economy is the coronavirus outbreak in C...
17:12, 2020-02-19

UN chief urges Russia and Turkey to stabilize Syria’s Idlib UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is appealing to Russia and Turkey to stabilize the situation in Syria’s last rebel-hel...
20:32, 2019-06-18

UN chief urges action following execution, abduction of civilians in Nigeria Those responsible for the recent execution and abduction of civilians in northeastern Nigeria must be held accountable, the UN Secretary-General has ...
21:56, 2019-12-24

UN chief urges restraint following reported Saudi-led assault in Yemen Amid reports of a Saudi-led coalition airstrike near Yemen’s port city of Hudaydah, Secretary-General António Guterres expressed concerns for the att...
20:48, 2019-09-21

Expel teams from tournaments over racism, urges Kick It Out chief Roisin Wood calls for tougher action from Uefa and asks why officials did not do more at England-Bulgaria matchEuropean football’s governing body sho...
10:04, 2019-10-15

A start-up just patented the process it uses to analyze your skin and create customized facial serums — and it marks the next stage in the high-end skin-care market Atolla, a direct-to-consumer skin-care brand, just patented its algorithmic process which creates personalized facial serums for customers, according...
13:52, 2020-02-06

Take the Stage, Mr. President Ignore all the impeachment drama in Washington. To witness presidential politics in true theatrical form, head straight to Broadway....
00:32, 2019-10-06

Bulgarian PM urges football chief to resign amid racism furore "Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borissov has called on the president of the country\u0027s football union (BFU) to resign following racist abuse that...
12:08, 2019-10-15

Statelessness for terrorists’ families, never an acceptable option, urges UN rights chief Thousands of suspected foreign ISIL terrorist fighters and their families who are being held in detention in Syria and Iraq, must be treated fairly b...
17:16, 2019-06-24

UN chief urges scaled up response for peace, across troubled Sahel’s region Humanitarian and development responses for Mali and Africa’s wider Sahel region “are falling short”, and support must be scaled up to ensure a hopefu...
00:00, 2019-09-26

UN chief urges action to make Earth carbon neutral by 2050 UNITED NATIONS (AP) — World leader after world leader told the United Nations on Monday that they will do more to prevent a warming world from reachi...
18:48, 2019-09-23

EU chief urges people to vote carefully in Europe-wide polls BRUSSELS (AP) — European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker is urging people to carefully weigh their votes in the upcoming EU elections as pol...
15:04, 2019-05-07

‘Do everything in your power to tackle climate change’ UN chief urges on Mother Earth Day Marking International Mother Earth Day, the UN on Monday debated how best to build “an equitable and sustainable future” for all, through enhanced ed...
20:04, 2019-04-22

Oil chief urges west to call out foreign meddling in Libya conflict Mustafa Sanalla says country facing disaster as blockade disrupts oil productionWorld powers will be complicit in the collapse of the rule of law in ...
06:36, 2020-01-28

UN chief urges ‘maximum restraint’ following policy shift over northeastern Syria The UN chief on Tuesday expressed “great concern” over recent policy statements made regarding northeastern Syria, following the announcement from th...
23:36, 2019-10-08

UN chief urges ‘active, substantive and meaningful participation’ on International Day of Democracy On the International Day of Democracy, the United Nations chief urged each Government to respect its citizens’ right to “meaningful participation” in...
02:12, 2019-09-15

Former first lady leads Guatemalan election in first round GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — A former first lady is leading early results from Guatemala’s presidential election with votes tallied from a third of th...
07:44, 2019-06-17

‘Unlock opportunities’ and pave the way for sustainable development, UN chief urges on World Population Day As the number of people on the planet continues to rise, UN Secretary-General António Guterres marked World Population Day by highlighting the close ...
17:36, 2019-07-11

UN migration chief urges more support for Rohingyas fleeing Myanmar or 'thousands will suffer' The United Nations migration agency and its partners are supporting Bangladesh in coordinating assistance for the influx of hundreds of thousands of ...
23:04, 2020-01-26

End ‘shame, isolation and segregation’ of fistula sufferers, urges UN reproductive health chief Although obstetric fistula has largely been eliminated in developed countries, more than two million women and girls still live with the painful and ...
17:40, 2019-05-23

UN chief urges emergency fund support as one of the ‘most effective investments’ in humanitarian action The UN’s Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF), is “one of the most effective investments you can make in humanitarian action”, Secretary-General, A...
19:00, 2019-12-09

On Kristallnacht anniversary, UN chief urges renewed fight against 'crime' of anti-Semitism Political leaders have not yet taken up their responsibility to speak out loudly against neo-Nazism, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterre...
16:36, 2019-04-09

NYPD chief urges officers struggling with mental health to seek help following suicides Following the suicides of two veteran NYPD officers in two days, one of the department’s top cops on Friday urged fellow officers to speak up a...
00:24, 2019-06-08

UN chief urges donors to boost support for post-cyclone recovery in Mozambique Mozambique and its people desperately need support to recover from the powerful back-to-back cyclones that recently tore through the southern African...
23:00, 2019-06-01

Central African Republic: ‘Transform dreams of peace into reality’: mission chief tells Security Council Updating the Security Council on the situation in the Central African Republic (CAR) on Friday, the head of the UN Mission in the country, MINUSCA, c...
18:56, 2019-10-25

England skipper Steph Houghton urges fans to attend World Cup after empty seats mar group stage England captain Steph Houghton has called on fans to descend on France for the World Cup knockout stages after another disappointing attendance in Ni...
13:24, 2019-06-20

Mexican president leads 'celebration' rally after US tariffs dropped Andrés Manuel López Obrador tells crowd in Tijuana he is raising an ‘open hand’, not a closed fist, to Donald TrumpThe Mexican president, Andrés Manu...
08:12, 2019-06-09

USWNT vs. Sweden score: Live updates as USA leads 2-0 in last Women's World Cup 2019 group stage game A draw or a win will see the United States women's national team advance as winners of Group F...
22:24, 2019-06-20

At this ‘critical moment’, UN chief urges anti-corruption conference to adopt united front As we enter the Decade of Action to deliver the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the world must “unite against corruption” to stop precious reso...
18:36, 2019-12-16

India should ‘unlock’ freedom curbs in disputed Kashmir, urges UN human rights chief The people of Indian-administered Kashmir continue to be deprived of numerous basic freedoms, the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights said on Tuesd...
15:48, 2019-10-29

Inclusive peace in Afghanistan means ‘women at the centre’ urges UN deputy chief in Kabul The UN deputy chief issued an impassioned plea on Sunday for Afghans to reconcile with the past and put “women at the centre” of all efforts to forge...
19:28, 2019-07-21

“Act now with ambition and urgency” to tackle the world’s ‘grave climate emergency’, UN chief urges UAE meeting The world is facing “a grave climate emergency”, Secretary-General António Guterres told a climate meeting in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) capital ...
18:28, 2019-06-30

United Nations chief urges Myanmar to resolve Rohingya crisis, work on repatriation Although Myanmar and Bangladesh have a formal agreement to repatriate the refugees, none have officially returned, fearing for their safety....
16:08, 2019-11-03

‘All actors’ must lend support as humanitarian crisis continues in Haiti, UN rights chief urges Expressing deep concern for the impact on human rights of ongoing political unrest in Haiti, the UN rights chief on Friday called on all actors to ac...
17:04, 2019-11-01

‘Uphold human dignity’, dismantle ‘specious notion of racial superiority’ urges UN chief Raise awareness of the dangers of racism and “stand up against old and new forms of slavery” was the resounding message of United Nations Secretary-G...
15:47, 2019-04-09

Stop escalation, urges UN chief, as geopolitical tensions reach ‘highest level this century’ The UN Secretary-General António Guterres called on world leaders to de-escalate geopolitical tensions on Monday, which he described as being “at the...
19:16, 2020-01-06

'Act now with ambition and urgency' to tackle the world’s ‘grave climate emergency’, UN chief urges UAE meeting The world is facing “a grave climate emergency”, Secretary-General António Guterres told a climate meeting in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) capital ...
11:08, 2019-07-22

INTERVIEW: Selection of next UN Secretary-General has been game-changing process, says outgoing General Assembly President On 15 June 2015, the United Nations General Assembly elected Mogens Lykketoft – a Danish national – to serve as the President of its seventieth sessi...
23:04, 2020-01-26

Trump urges faith-based groups to support his re-election bid President Trump on Wednesday urged faith-based groups to get behind his 2020 re-election campaign because he said everything can change “very q...
20:52, 2019-06-26

German chancellor urges Turkey’s president to stop Syrian invasion German Chancellor Angela Merkel in a Sunday phone call urged Turkey’s president to immediately halt his country’s military operations in northern Syr...
08:24, 2019-10-14

Battle of the Bulge anniversary: German president urges 'united Europe' German President Steinmeier has warned against forgetting the lessons learned from "unbridled nationalism." Germany stands by its responsibility for ...
14:40, 2019-12-16

Graham urges Trump to release more details of call with Ukrainian president Sen. Lindsey Graham on Monday repeatedly encouraged President Donald Trump to release further details of his July phone call with Ukrainian President...
17:16, 2019-09-23

Pope Francis urges visiting Iraqi president to protect Christians The Iraqi president's office said peaceful coexistence between Muslims and Christians was the only way to eradicate extremism....
19:08, 2020-01-25

Romanian police chief fired after slow response leads to kidnapped teen’s death BUCHAREST – Romania’s police chief and two county officials were fired late on Friday after authorities took 19 hours to respond to emergency c...
18:28, 2019-07-29

Hayabusa-2: Japanese spacecraft lands for final asteroid mission The Hayabusa-2 craft will pick up fresh space rock that could help explain how the Solar System evolved....
09:48, 2019-07-11

Boris Johnson leads Tories to historic general election win Gamble of triggering snap poll to unite Brexit vote pays off, decimating Labour’s supportElection reaction – live updatesBoris Johnson has clinched a...
14:28, 2019-12-13

Bolivia: Evo Morales leads election, faces presidential runoff President Evo Morales is leading in early returns from the presidential election first round, but appears headed for a runoff. Morales, South America...
02:52, 2019-10-21

DHS chief walks off stage after protesters drown out immigration speech NBC – Protesters interrupted acting Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan’s speech at an immigration conference on Monday, promptin...
02:52, 2019-10-08

‘Act with restraint’ UN human rights chief urges Hong Kong authorities and protestors, following airport disruption After two consecutive days of chaos at Hong Kong International Airport, the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) Michelle Bachelet expressed...
14:48, 2019-08-14

In major new report, UN environment chief urges ambitious action to save planet from 'pollution menace' Every part of the planet and every person is affected by pollution – the world's largest killer – and while solutions are within reach, new policies,...
23:08, 2020-01-26

'Emulate his example' urges UN chief as world celebrates Nelson Mandela: a ‘global advocate for dignity and equality’  Nelson Mandela was an “extraordinary global advocate for dignity and equality” who anyone in public service should seek to emulate, Secretary-General...
10:52, 2019-07-22

Emulate his example’ urges UN chief as world celebrates Nelson Mandela: a ‘global advocate for dignity and equality’  Nelson Mandela was an “extraordinary global advocate for dignity and equality” who anyone in public service should seek to emulate, Secretary-General...
00:08, 2019-07-18

G.O.P.-Led Senate Panel Affirms Russia Attacked Election, and Urges Action A report called for steps by Congress, the Trump administration and tech firms, and reiterated a conclusion the president has resisted: Russia interf...
23:56, 2019-10-08

Salvini urges far-right supporters to march on Rome after bid to force election backfires Interior minister calls for ‘day of mobilisation’ in protest at moves to sideline LeagueMatteo Salvini has called on his supporters to descend on Rom...
13:20, 2019-08-30

Schumer urges Senate to add election security measures to defense bill Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer called Tuesday for Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to allow for votes on election security amendments to ...
18:16, 2019-06-18

Alastair Campbell urges people to vote tactically in general election Tony Blair's former spin doctor Alastair Campbell today urged people to vote tactically in a general election....
23:40, 2019-10-09

Prosecutor urges jury to convict brother of Honduran president for drug trafficking The brother of Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez “ravaged his country” to send nearly 200,000 kilos of cocaine into the United St...
04:52, 2019-10-17

Prosecutor urges jury to convict brother of Honduran president for drug-trafficking The brother of Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez “ravaged his country” to send nearly 200,000 kilos of cocaine into the United St...
03:08, 2019-10-17

Johnson urges Iranian president to free Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe at UN meeting PM calls on Hassan Rouhani to make progress in securing release of detainees in Iran, and invites him to visit BritainBritish prime minister Boris Jo...
08:20, 2019-09-25

'Joined up': US leads effort to fortify Taiwan against Chinese election interference American and British officials are fighting the Chinese “cyber army” attempting to interfere in Taiwan’s upcoming presidential elections, the Washing...
18:52, 2019-11-27

Homeland Security Chief Gets Gloriously Booed Off Stage by Immigration Protesters It’s a dark day in Washington, DC, when the Trump administration is stopped short of speaking more lies....
18:24, 2019-10-07

‘Do something’; UN relief chief urges Security Council action to stop the Syrian carnage unfolding ‘in front of your eyes’ Bombing and shelling in Syria for more than 90 days by the Government and Russia have led to “carnage in the so-called de-escalation zone” of Idlib, ...
22:04, 2019-07-30

Trump urges North Carolina to pick GOP’s Dan Bishop in special House election President Trump traveled to North Carolina Monday to show support for the Republican in a special election for a House seat that’s viewed as a toss-u...
04:36, 2019-09-10

Labour won't win, says Tony Blair as he urges Jeremy Corbyn to avoid an election Tony Blair warned today that Jeremy Corbyn and his "small group of acolytes from the far-Left" would fail to win a general election and it is in the ...
13:56, 2019-09-02

Graham urges foreign leaders to assist Barr with investigation into 2016 election Senate Judiciary Chairman Lindsey Graham on Wednesday asked several foreign leaders to continue to assist Attorney General William Barr with his inve...
02:00, 2019-10-03

Single dad and company president urges people to stop apologizing for 'having lives' in viral essay The author begs people to stop apologizing for “having lives” in a culture where “constant connectivity” is an unspoken expectation of many jobs....
18:40, 2019-05-24

‘We need solutions’, not cynicism; UN Assembly President urges world leaders to do more to tackle global ills The fact that world leaders have convened at United Nations Headquarters in New York is “a veritable testament to the primacy of this great multilate...
19:24, 2019-09-24

Scores killed in ‘barbaric’ attack on Mali village, UN chief urges restraint, calls for ‘dialogue’ to resolve tensions Nearly 100 people were reportedly killed during an attack on a traditional Dogon hunters’ village in Mali on Sunday, prompting a call from UN chief A...
22:52, 2019-06-10

Venezuela: ‘Shocked’ by alleged torture, death of navy captain, UN human rights chief urges ‘in-depth’ investigation The UN human rights chief has expressed her deep concern over the alleged torture and subsequent death of a retired navy captain who had been impriso...
22:12, 2019-07-02

Klaebo leads Norway one-two in Ruka sprint final "Johannes Klaebo is in imperious form yet again as he leads Norway to a one-two in the Ruka sprint final. Watch LIVE on Eurosport and the Eurosport P...
12:16, 2019-11-30

Gilbert leads Higgins 5-3 after first session of semi-final "David Gilbert continued his fine form to take an early lead over John Higgins in their World Championship semi-final at the Crucible on Thursday."...
19:44, 2019-05-02

Jo Swinson urges Remainers to look at the 'national picture' after refusing to stand aside for Labour in a key election seat Aaron Chown/PA Images via Getty Images Jo Swinson defended the Liberal Democrats' decision not to stand aside in a key election seat in an interview ...
14:40, 2019-11-13

U.K. election: Johnson, Corbyn go head-to-head for final election debate Johnson pushed for the December vote, which is taking place more than two years early, in hopes of winning a majority and breaking Britain’s politica...
15:00, 2019-12-06

Election Results 2019: Poonam Mahajan Leads In Mumbai North Central Seat Poonam Mahajan was in her twenties when her father, a top BJP leader and former Union Minister Pramod Mahajan, was murdered by his brother in 2006. S...
16:24, 2019-05-23

Department of Homeland Security chief Kevin McAleenan was shouted off stage by pro-immigration protesters Reuters/Jose Luis Gonzalez Acting Secretary of Homeland Security Kevin McAleenan abandoned the podium at an immigration conference in Washington on M...
20:28, 2019-10-07

Chief During Turmoil at Children’s Hospital May Be Next UNC President Dr. William Roper led the UNC Health Care system, which is being investigated over concerns about its pediatric heart surgery program during his tenu...
19:40, 2019-07-05

Sol Campbell leads Macclesfield Town to survival on final day of League Two Sol Campbell has led Macclesfield Town to survival on the final day of the League Two season, capping a remarkable campaign for the former Arsenal an...
18:20, 2019-05-04

Gemili into 200m final as Lyles leads the way - but Hughes misses out "Adam Gemili ran the joint-third fastest time to reach the 200m final at the World Athletics Championships, but Great Britain team-mate Zharnel Hughe...
21:28, 2019-09-30

The Masters final LIVE - Bingham leads carter 5-3 at the interval "The latest news, results and videos from the 2020 Masters at the Alexandra Palace in London."...
20:36, 2020-01-19

Climate change takes centre stage in Australia's election Two contenders for PM have very different messages about how to address environmental emergencyAs political leaders travel across Australia to delive...
10:00, 2019-05-07

General election: Boris Johnson urges voters to reject 'Sturgeon-Corbyn alliance' – as it happened The prime minister delivers the first big set-piece speech of the campaign as Labour pledges £26bn extra per year for NHSRead Andrew Sparrow’s evenin...
00:16, 2019-11-14

French President Emmanuel Macron laments ‘failure’ of EU leaders to agree on top posts at summit, urges changes in bloc BRUSSELS (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron laments ‘failure’ of EU leaders to agree on top posts at summit, urges changes in bloc....
13:44, 2019-07-01

'I believe there’s a dream': Gatland urges Wales to reach World Cup final – video Wales coach Warren Gatland has called on his side to believe they can make history by reaching their first Rugby World Cup final.“When you want somet...
18:04, 2019-10-25

Yemen’s president in letter to UN chief criticizes his envoy SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemen’s president has sent a letter to the U.N. chief criticizing his envoy to the war-torn Arab country over allegedly sid...
13:12, 2019-05-24

‘Just crazy’ – Curtis Edwards leads Djurgården into final-day drama in Sweden Former Middlesbrough academy player’s team are top in a title race reminiscent of last season’s in England – but with three clubs involvedThe last fe...
14:16, 2019-11-01

Baguette leads Kitty Krew in LMES Super Final after five races Baguette Racing leads the Le Mans Esports Super Final after five of the nine races, with the team holding a slender lead over Kitty Krew...
01:12, 2019-06-15

Justin Thomas leads clutch of top names into final round in Mexico • Thomas on 15 under, one stroke ahead of Reed and Van Rooyen• Jon Rahm hits hole in one in his 61; Rory McIlroy on 11 underIt is doubtful that stirr...
01:00, 2020-02-23

Dean leads celebrations as Tranmere reach League Two play-off final "Premier League referee Mike Dean was spotted celebrating Tranmere Rovers\u0027 progress to the League Two Play-Off final on Monday night."...
10:24, 2019-05-14

British Grand Prix: Leclerc leads Ferrari one-two in final practice Charles Leclerc narrowly topped third practice for the British Grand Prix from Ferrari Formula 1 team-mate Sebastian Vettel, with Lewis Hamilton comp...
13:20, 2019-07-13

Nick Tompkins’ hat-trick leads Saracens past Gloucester and into final • Saracens 44-19 Gloucester• Replacement caps six-try display from championsThey are the best team in Europe, which means we knew already they are th...
17:00, 2019-05-25

General election: Boris Johnson urges voters to reject 'Sturgeon-Corbyn alliance' – live news The prime minister delivers the first big set-piece speech of the campaign as Labour pledges £26bn extra per year for NHSMcCluskey tells Corbyn to de...
19:44, 2019-11-13

Naesen edges Van Avermaet to win final stage "Laurens De Plus won the Binckbank Tour on Sunday after Oliver Naesen won the final stage."...
20:36, 2019-08-18

'Yes' - Ezquerra proposes during final stage of Vuelta "Watch this beautiful moment as Jesus Ezquerra proposes with a ring during the final stage of La Vuelta a Espana 2019 - and the answer appeared to be...
20:16, 2019-09-15

Mario Draghi urges governments to spend more, in final ECB outing - business live Mario Draghi warns that geopolitical risks are threatening the eurozone recovery, as he gives his final press conference as president of the European...
15:48, 2019-10-24

Angela Merkel leads European leaders in congratulating Boris Johnson on election victory as Brexit looms German Chancellor Angela Merkel was among European leaders to congratulate Boris Johnson on his election victory today, adding she looks forward to w...
11:40, 2019-12-13

Brazil president says if INPE chief betrayed his trust, he will be fired Brazilian far-right President Jair Bolsonaro said on Thursday that if the head of government space research agency INPE betrayed his confidence regar...
21:36, 2019-08-01

UN Human Rights chief urges Venezuela to halt grave rights violations The Venezuelan authorities should take immediate steps to halt widespread rights violations being perpetrated against the country’s people and work t...
21:32, 2019-07-04

Novak Djokovic leads Serbia to ATP Cup Final win over Rafael Nadal and Spain in Sydney Serbia have won the inaugural ATP Cup after victory over Spain in Sunday's final in Sydney....
16:04, 2020-01-12

Northern Ireland Open final LIVE - Trump leads O'Sullivan in Belfast "Rolling live coverage of the Northern Ireland Open as Judd Trump and Ronnie O\u0027Sullivan face off in the final in Belfast."...
16:48, 2019-11-17

Former president still looms over Kazakh election MOSCOW (AP) — For the first time in nearly three decades of independence, Kazakhstan is holding a presidential election without Nursultan Nazarbayev ...
12:56, 2019-06-07

Ensure that widows are ‘not left out or left behind’, UN chief urges on International Day  On International Widow’s Day, marked on Sunday, UN Secretary-General António Guterres is asking everyone to reflect on the “economic hardship and inc...
02:16, 2019-06-23

Porte rallies on final stage to take second Tour Down Under GC victory "Richie Porte rallied on the final stage to take overall victory at the Tour Down Under for the second time."...
11:12, 2020-01-26

Mane and Mahrez set to take centre stage in AFCON final "The Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt was perfectly set up for Mohamed Salah to lead his team to the title on home territory and crown his career but A...
17:32, 2019-07-17

De Plus takes BinckBank GC as Naesen wins final stage "Laurens De Plus won the Binckbank Tour on Sunday after Oliver Naesen won the final stage."...
18:44, 2019-08-18

Algeria’s army chief renews push for presidential election ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Algeria’s powerful army chief is stressing the need for political dialogue that would lead to a presidential election, ...
23:48, 2019-06-17

Federal election date should not be changed: chief electoral officer The chief electoral officer's detailed decision says it is not in the public interest to move voting day....
20:28, 2019-07-29

Grassy Narrows chief running for the federal NDP in fall election Grassy Narrows Chief Rudy Turtle said the Liberals haven't done enough to help with mercury contamination....
21:40, 2019-07-29

Texas’ election chief resigns after voter citizenship flub AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The embattled Texas elections chief who questioned the U.S. citizenship of nearly 100,000 voters has resigned ahead of being for...
23:56, 2019-05-27

Argentine health chief quits in abortion fight with conservative president Argentina's health secretary resigned on Friday after a protocol he signed the day before, aimed at making abortion more available, was revoked by co...
22:44, 2019-11-22

SpaceX chief Elon Musk backs Andrew Yang for president SpaceX CEO Elon Musk said that he would put his support behind Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang....
20:16, 2019-08-13

Cyprus president sacks police chief over serial killer investigation Nicos Anastasiades criticises botched inquiries after man admits to seven murdersThe president of Cyprus has fired the country’s police chief, saying...
19:24, 2019-05-03

Citi names Jane Fraser as its new president and consumer banking chief REUTERS/Erin Scott Citigroup has named Jane Fraser as its new president and head of global consumer banking. CEO Michael Corbat said the move would h...
15:48, 2019-10-25

DR Congo President and UN chief meet at a ‘historic moment’ for democracy in the country On the third and final day of his visit to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), UN chief António Guterres declared that the country is experiencin...
21:40, 2019-09-02

We need 'a lot more help from President Trump' to prevent a global recession, says Moody's chief economist REUTERS/Svitzer/Handout Moody's chief economist says that to stave off recession we're "going to need a lot of help from President Trump." In an inte...
14:36, 2019-10-16

Eden Hazard Leads Chelsea's Thumping Of Arsenal In Lopsided Europa League Final It’s probably not surprising that the Europa League final—a match rife with controversy, low attendance, and teams traveling halfway across the world...
23:12, 2019-05-29

Benjamin Netanyahu hustled off stage at election rally after rocket launched from Gaza - video Israel’s prime minister was bundled off the stage at an election rally on Wednesday after sirens rang out, warning of a rocket attack from the Gaza S...
15:56, 2019-12-26

Benjamin Netanyahu hustled off stage at election rally after rocket launched from Gaza – video Israel's prime minister was bundled off the stage at an election rally on Wednesday after sirens rang out, warning of a rocket attack from the Gaza S...
16:24, 2019-12-26

Togo President Gnassingbé wins re-election Incumbent candidate Faure Gnassingbé has won his fourth presidential term. Both the president and challenger Agbeyome Kodjo had previously declared v...
04:24, 2020-02-24

From Process Automation To Autonomous Process The big idea of AI and cognitive technologies is to address and tackle problems that require human cognitive capabilities. Organizations looking to p...
06:48, 2020-02-14

Highlights of Stage 7 as four race favourites tear it up on final climb "Stage 7 of La Vuelta delivered in spades, with Alejandro Valverde defying his age to battle on final climb."...
19:20, 2019-08-30

De Plus pounces to win BinckBank Tour as Naesen takes final stage "Laurens De Plus won the BinckBank Tour after finishing third on the final stage, which saw Oliver Naesen edge Greg Van Avermaet for victory."...
20:36, 2019-08-18

Dramatic route change confirmed for final stage of Tour "The Tour de France have confirmed that Stage 20 on Saturday will be shortened due to poor weather and possible landslides."...
22:00, 2019-07-26

Ken Block to drive Extreme E prototype at end of final Dakar stage Off-road star Ken Block will sample the Extreme E Odyssey 21 prototype on a section of the final stage of the 2020 Dakar Rally...
10:32, 2020-01-10

Longtime Kenzo designers stage final show in Paris It was quite literally the final curtain for Kenzo’s Carol Lim and Humberto Leon at Paris Fashion Week on Sunday, after the duo’s eight successful ye...
20:28, 2019-06-23

Highlights of final Vuelta stage as Jakobsen wins in Madrid "Fabio Jakobsen wins Stage 21 in Madrid as Primoz Roglic completes his first Grand Tour title triumph at the 2019 Vuelta."...
22:24, 2019-09-15

AFN chief vows to influence party platforms in advance of federal election Perry Bellegarde said 61.5 per cent of eligible First Nations voters cast their ballots in 2015, and he wants that number to increase during the upco...
00:28, 2019-07-24

Tory grandee and chief Remainer Sir Oliver Letwin to stand down at next election Tory grandee and prominent Remainer Sir Oliver Letwin is to stand down at the next election, his office has said....
18:04, 2019-08-21

Patrick Shanahan: US President Donald Trump says his choice for Pentagon chief has withdrawn US President Donald Trump has announced that his choice for defence secretary has withdrawn his nomination to lead the Pentagon....
20:44, 2019-06-18

Israeli president Reuven Rivlin backs chief rabbi on Jeremy Corbyn The president of Israel has praised Britain's chief rabbi for his "clear voice and leadership" after his criticism of Labour's record on anti-Semitis...
14:04, 2019-11-28

Texans 26-3 Jaguars: Deshaun Watson leads Houston to comprehensive win over Jacksonville in final NFL London clash The Houston Texans claimed divisional bragging rights over the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday as the 2019 NFL London series drew to a close....
19:08, 2019-11-03

Monday’s Daily Brief: UN chief talks climate action at G7, WFP official visits camp in Central African Republic, Deadly violence at Lesvos migrant centre, Security Council meets on AU-UN Darfur mission A recap of Monday’s stories: UN chief urges more action from G7 leaders to tackle ‘climate emergency’; WFP official visits camp for displaced in Cent...
00:28, 2019-08-27

Greek president OKs request for early election on July 7 ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece is on track to hold a national election July 7, three months before schedule, after the country’s president accept...
18:24, 2019-06-10

Greek prime minister to ask president for early election ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has a meeting set with Greece’s president to ask him to call an early national election by ...
21:56, 2019-06-09

Ukraine election: early results indicate big win for president's party Volodymyr Zelenskiy expected to command outright majority with 42.4% of the voteThe Ukrainian president’s party has won a majority of seats in Sunday...
11:48, 2019-07-22

Bolivia: Interim President Anez calls for election 'soon' Jeanine Anez has called for a fresh vote to be held as former leader Evo Morales promised to return, repeating allegations of a coup. Protesters from...
23:48, 2019-11-13

Hundreds protest as Indonesia confirms president’s re-election The General Election Commission (KPU) confirmed unofficial counts by private pollsters in the April 17 election, giving Widodo a 55.5 percent share o...
18:40, 2019-05-21

Nauru president Baron Waqu loses election The president of Nauru, the world's smallest republic, lost his seat after six years in power. President Baron Waqu was a strong supporter of Austral...
10:44, 2019-08-25

Mauritanian president’s candidate claims election victory NOUAKCHOTT, Mauritania (AP) — The candidate chosen by Mauritania’s outgoing president has claimed victory only hours after polls closed. Mohame...
13:44, 2019-06-23

Nauru President Baron Waqa loses election The president of Nauru, the world's smallest republic, lost his seat after six years in power. President Baron Waqa was a strong supporter of Austral...
21:44, 2019-08-25

Trump: Will the President Survive Impeachment and Win the 2020 Election? On Thursday, Dec. 5, Socionomic Institute Director Matt Lampert appraises the president's prospects to remain in office and win a second term, as onl...
16:40, 2019-12-04

Bolivia election: President Evo Morales poised to win reelection President Evo Morales has closed in on winning a 10-point margin of victory over his rival Carlos Mesa, who has accused the government of fraud. A su...
03:24, 2019-10-22

Trump: Will the President Survive Impeachment and Win the 2020 Election On Thursday, Dec. 5, Socionomic Institute Director Matt Lampert appraises the president's prospects to remain in office and win a second term, as onl...
16:00, 2019-12-04

Taiwan election: President Tsai wins landslide Tsai Ing-wen has won with a 57% share of the vote and her main rival, the pro-China Han Kuo-yu, admitted defeat. In a thinly veiled criticism of Beij...
17:16, 2020-01-11

Uefa chief Aleksander Ceferin urges football community to 'wage war on racists' after England stars suffer abuse Uefa president Aleksander Ceferin has urged the football community to "wage war on the racists" following the abuse suffered by England players in So...
15:24, 2019-10-15

Rally Sweden WRC: Commanding lead for Evans ahead of final stage Elfyn Evans is closing in on his second World Rally Championship win as he leads Rally Sweden by 17.2 seconds to Ott Tanak...
16:48, 2020-02-15

Asgreen fires up in final moments to seize stage two victory in California "Deceuninck-Quick-Step’s Kasper Asgreen won stage two of the Tour of California as the riders completed the first mountain section of this year’s rac...
10:00, 2019-05-14

Hermans wins Tour of Utah, Doombrowski claims final stage "Israel Cycling Academy rider Ben Hermans capped a consistent week of climbing success by winning the 2019 Tour of Utah."...
12:28, 2019-08-19

Van der Poel wins final stage to claim overall Tour of Britain victory "Mathieu van der Poel won the sprint finish ending stage eight in Manchester to become the Tour of Britain champion."...
16:52, 2019-09-14

New 2020 Land Rover Defender entering final stage of testing News 30 Apr, 2019 The final stage of the new Land Rover Defender’s development programme will be a field test based in Kenya with Tusk ...
11:56, 2019-05-02

Gas pipeline construction shortens final Dakar 2020 stage running The final stage of the Dakar Rally on Friday will be shortened due to the construction of gas pipelines in the planned route...
18:04, 2020-01-16

Mathieu van der Poel takes final stage and Tour of Britain glory • Dutch rider gets up in photo-finish to win in Manchester• Matteo Trentin third on day and second overallMathieu van der Poel capped his glorious To...
17:12, 2019-09-14

Liverpool stage sensational comeback to beat Barcelona and reach final Of all the incredible nights at Anfield, where does this one count? It has to be somewhere near the top and, genuinely, there is no hyperbole whatsoe...
23:08, 2019-05-07

Brad on a Bike: Champagne moments as Wiggins rides the final stage "Bradley Wiggins was on top form in the final episode of Brad on a Bike at the 2019 Tour de France."...
18:52, 2019-07-29

Carapaz wins Giro d’Italia, Haga clinches final stage VERONA, Italy (AP) — Richard Carapaz clinched his first Grand Tour victory as he won the Giro d’Italia on Sunday, while American Chad Haga was ...
17:48, 2019-06-02

U.K. Labour Party chief Jeremy Corbyn apologizes after crushing election defeat British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Conservative Party won 365 of the 650 seats in the House of Commons in Thursday’s landslide election. Labour t...
14:00, 2019-12-15

UN chief appeals to Bolivian parties to ensure credible elections as President Evo Morales resigns United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has urged all concerned parties in Bolivia to “refrain from violence, reduce tension and exercise m...
06:00, 2019-11-11

Ukraine president dissolves parliament, names lawyer with ties to tycoon chief of staff Volodymyr Zelenskiy has named Andriy Bogdan as head of his presidential administration. The lawyer has ties to one of Ukraine's richest men and a for...
00:20, 2019-05-22

Tina Tchen Takes Charge: Michelle Obama’s Former Chief of Staff Is the New President and CEO of Time’s Up Eight months after the untimely departure of former Time’s Up President Lisa Borders, the women’s advocacy organization has a new head—with a familia...
00:12, 2019-10-10

Brexit LIVE: Boris Johnson rules out a general election as he urges MPs not to delay Brexit Boris Johnson today ruled out calling a general election as he urged MPs not to delay Brexit....
19:16, 2019-09-02

Boris Johnson urges Britain to 'let the healing begin' after historic election win Boris Johnson has urged the British public to "find closure and let the healing begin" as he addressed the nation after his landslide election win ....
17:28, 2019-12-13

'Game of Thrones' won't have a final season re-do despite fan backlash, HBO chief says The clamor from “Game of Thrones” fans for a do-over of the drama’s final season has been in vain....
14:24, 2019-07-25

USA star Alli Long urges every women's team to join fight for equal pay after boos at World Cup Final World Cup winner Allie Long urged every national team in women's football to join the fight for equal pay, after FIFA chief Gianni Infantino was humi...
16:44, 2019-07-08

USA star Allie Long urges every women's team to join fight for equal pay after boos at World Cup Final World Cup winner Allie Long urged every national team in women's football to join the fight for equal pay, after FIFA chief Gianni Infantino was humi...
18:24, 2019-07-08

Catalan president to call early election as divisions grow Quim Torra address lays bare splits over best way to achieve independence from SpainCatalonia’s separatist president, Quim Torra, has announced he wi...
17:20, 2020-01-29

Taiwanese president’s re-election expected to escalate fight with China Taiwan’s president won re-election Saturday in a historic victory, showing support for her strong stance against the Chinese government’s...
23:36, 2020-01-11

Namibia election: president wins second term despite scandal and recession Hage Geingob re-elected but ruling party takes hit at the polls, with two-thirds parliamentary majority whittled downNamibia’s president has won anot...
03:24, 2019-12-01

Argentina's ex-President Cristina Fernandez on trial ahead of election bid Former President Cristina Fernandez has accused her rivals of orchestrating a corruption trial to thwart her October election bid. She can be prosecu...
20:08, 2019-05-21

Israeli president tells parliament to find new PM or face election Benjamin Netanyahu and rival Benny Gantz have each failed to form a governmentIsrael’s president, Reuven Rivlin, told parliament on Thursday to find ...
15:32, 2019-11-21

Bolivian president Evo Morales resigns after election result dispute President quits after nearly 14 years in power, hours after promising fresh electionsBolivia’s president, Evo Morales, is to resign after the militar...
22:56, 2019-11-10

Electric off-road racer to drive shakedown, final Dakar stage in 2020 The Extreme E ODYSSEY 21 car will make its first full appearance as part of a motorsport event, joining the final stage of the 2020 Dakar Rally...
11:20, 2019-11-21

Rugby World Cup parade: London set to stage Tuesday celebration if England win the final London is set to host a victory parade next Tuesday if England go on to win the Rugby World Cup against South Africa this weekend....
12:20, 2019-10-29

Veteran Valverde takes stage win as Vuelta favourites duke it out on final climb "Alejandro Valverde won a stunning Stage 7 of La Vuelta ahead of Primoz Roglic to underline his General Classification credentials."...
17:44, 2019-08-30

Giro d’Italia: Pello Bilbao breaks clear on final climb to win stage seven • Spanish rider attacks 1.5km from finish in L’Aquila• Valerio Conti in pink after uneventful day in pelotonSpain’s Pello Bilbao claimed the seventh ...
17:44, 2019-05-17

Daniel Craig's final mission: 'James Bond' star says 'No Time to Die' will be his last Bond film Daniel Craig, longstanding James Bond, has confirmed that the 25th Bond film, "No Time to Die," will be his last. It hits screens on April 8, 2020. &...
22:04, 2019-11-23

Ivory Coast issues arrest warrant for ex-rebel chief ahead of presidential election The arrest warrant against Guillaume Soro threatens to pluge the West African country into political uncertainty and violence. The former rebel leade...
03:12, 2019-12-24

Canada’s chief electoral officer to review election date, conflict with Jewish holiday Under the Canada Elections Act, the chief electoral officer's decision must be made by Aug. 1....
00:28, 2019-07-24

Mike Dean leads the wild celebrations as Tranmere reach League Two Play-Off Final at Forest Green Rovers Premier League referee Mike Dean led the celebrations in the away end as Tranmere Rovers booked their place in the League Two Play-Off Final on Monda...
09:08, 2019-05-14

'Game of Thrones' won't have a final season redo despite fan backlash, HBO chief says The clamor from “Game of Thrones” fans for a do-over of the drama’s final season has been in vain....
17:28, 2019-07-25

Trump 2020: president to launch election campaign in Orlando – live While his base remains fired up, Trump heads into his re-election campaign as a historically unpopular presidentSign up for the US briefing and get a...
23:24, 2019-06-18

Supporters of former Bolivia president leave barricades after deal is struck for new election A date for a new election has not yet been set, but it should be within three months of when the interim government took office following Morales’ re...
06:08, 2019-11-23

Bolivia president feels election heat amid anger over wildfires Polls suggest Evo Morales may face a run-off vote after being blamed for devastating blazesHeavy rains have all but extinguished the wildfires that t...
13:56, 2019-10-11

Bolivian President Evo Morales resigns amid massive election protests Bolivia's president has resigned after nearly 14 months in power amid massive election protests....
11:00, 2019-11-11

Ukraine high court approves president’s early election order MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine’s constitutional court has ruled in favor of the president’s order to dissolve the parliament and call snap electio...
19:56, 2019-06-20

John Hickenlooper is right: Sanders socialism will ‘FedEx the election’ to President Trump Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper isn’t exactly a household name, but he just made a point that will resonate with Americans across the country. In a h...
04:28, 2019-07-31

Canada supports Bolivia’s interim president, calls for democratic election The Canadian government says it is monitoring the situation "very closely" and encourages the country to hold democratic elections as soon as possibl...
20:44, 2019-11-15

Bolivian President Evo Morales resigns after weeks of protests over disputed election AP Bolivian President Evo Morales announced on Sunday that he will resign from his post after 14 years at the helm of the South American nation. His ...
23:16, 2019-11-10

Rand Paul: Election 'chaos' is goal of Democrats, 'they hate the president so much' President Trump’s legal team and his supporters on Capitol Hill are turning their attention to a potential, though still unlikely, scenario should th...
15:40, 2020-01-31

Trump 2020: The President's Racist Rhetoric Might Be Hurting His Re-Election Chances Trump's racist appeals to voters might be less helpful to him the Trump 2020 bid than they were in 2016, according to a new Reuters poll....
15:52, 2019-08-20

Bolivia Senate approves new election call that bars ex-president from running After Morales left for asylum in Mexico, his own supporters took to the streets in protest....
23:28, 2019-11-23

Liverpool Stage Utterly Sensational 4-0 Comeback Over Barcelona To Reach Champions League Final Liverpool have shocked the world. Heading back to Anfield after losing a dispiriting 3-0 first leg in Barcelona, Liverpool needed something resemblin...
00:24, 2019-05-08

Demare too strong in final Route d'Occitanie stage sprint as Valverde takes title "Arnaud Demare sprints to victory in the fourth and final stage of the Route d\u0027Occitanie."...
18:20, 2019-06-23

Bernal claims title as Carthy wins final stage with fabulous solo effort "British rider Hugh Carthy produced a fabulous solo effort on Sunday to win the final stage of the Tour de Suisse, with Egan Bernal claiming the over...
18:20, 2019-06-23

Tory leadership rivals face double-elimination day before contest enters final stage Boris Johnson and his rivals in the Tory leadership race today face a double elimination before contest enters its final phase....
03:20, 2019-06-20

Indonesia’s national police chief says 6 people have died in post-election rioting in the capital Jakarta JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia’s national police chief says 6 people have died in post-election rioting in the capital Jakarta....
09:52, 2019-05-22

General election: CBI chief claims 'extreme' views on right and left harming economy – live news PM to unveil business tax cuts and Labour to expand on immigration plans. Follow the latest developments, liveBoris Johnson to shelve planned cut in ...
15:44, 2019-11-18

Eagles' meaningless freak touchdown on game's final play leads to a huge payday for some bettors and a six-figure hit against Vegas sportsbooks Geoff Burke-USA TODAY Sports Las Vegas sportsbooks got burned on two wild endings during Sunday's NFL action. First, the Eagles pulled out a miraculo...
16:32, 2019-12-16

How Privately’s AI could help developers and device makers safeguard children Privately provides developers and companies with the tools to add AI-powered child-safety features to their digital products.Read More...
14:00, 2019-12-30

Coronavirus: Here's what airlines and airports are doing to screen, safeguard passengers Visitors from the virus' epicenter in China are being routed to five U.S. airports for screening. Here's what airports around the world are doing. &#...
18:12, 2020-01-23

US calls for coalition to safeguard seas off Iran and Yemen The US is calling on allies to join a coalition to safeguard waters off Iran and Yemen. The plan would see the US play a command and intelligence rol...
07:16, 2019-07-10

FROM THE FIELD: Stopping aquatic hitchhikers to safeguard environments at sea A plan to protect the global marine environment from the dangers of non-indigenous invasive aquatic species has been launched by the UN Development P...
22:04, 2019-05-01

Tottenham's Champions League Final means I finally understand Mauricio Pochettino's mission, says Danny Rose Danny Rose has admitted he never thought Tottenham could reach a Champions League Final but says he finally understands Mauricio Pochettino's desire ...
13:28, 2019-05-29

Bolivia’s president resigns amid increasing pressure over election fraud allegations Morales' claim to have won a fourth term last month plunged the country into the biggest crisis of his nearly 14 years in power....
23:16, 2019-11-10

President Trump's Re-Election Rally Tops This Week's Internet News Roundup Last week President Trump announced his bid for re-election. The internet also got into a heated discussion about the definition of concentration cam...
15:32, 2019-06-23

New NRA President Claims Black Privilege Is the Reason Rep. Lucy McBath Won Her 2018 Election Rep. Lucy McBath (D-Ga.) was the mother of Jordan Davis. In 2012 Davis was mercilessly gunned down after a crazed white man shot into a car full of t...
20:52, 2019-05-06

Former New York Fed president says central bankers should interfere with the 2020 election to oust Trump Want to know how to spot someone who was unaffected by the last recession? Look for the people who argue now that another economic disaster would be ...
18:16, 2019-08-27

Ukraine election: rock star set for coalition talks with comedian-turned-president President ready for talks with singer Svyatoslav Vakarchuk as exit polls point to victory but as part of coalitionAs if a comedian becoming the presi...
10:28, 2019-07-22

He’s running: Michael Bloomberg launches election bid, joins 2020 race for president As a centrist with deep ties to Wall Street, Michael Bloomberg is expected to struggle among the party’s energized progressive base....
18:12, 2019-11-24

Turkey’s president calls for a redo after Istanbul’s election — drawing international criticism The results of Istanbul's mayoral election are being scrapped and rescheduled after allegations of electoral fraud — just weeks after the opposition ...
20:24, 2019-05-07

Preliminary results in Kazakhstan’s presidential election show ally of former president win by landslide. MOSCOW (AP) — Preliminary results in Kazakhstan’s presidential election show ally of former president win by landslide....
09:04, 2019-06-10

Bolivia’s president claims to be victim of a ‘coup’ as election dispute protests grow Evo Morales, Bolivia's first indigenous president and the region's longest-ruling leader, repeated his claim that he won outright and said his oppone...
00:52, 2019-10-24

Vancouver protesters stage final rally against Trans Mountain pipeline ahead of Ottawa decision The rally is being billed as the final push from opponents before the federal government makes its decision on the pipeline by June 18....
02:16, 2019-06-10

Artist on a mission: how a creative carver transformed a derelict, rat-infested Deptford mission into a dream studio home Developers wanted to demolish a damp, rat-infested old chapel in Deptford. A skilled carver and gilder saw its potential for salvation....
16:52, 2019-05-03

Cyprus’ president fires police chief, says botched missing person cases may have let serial killer claim more victims NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Cyprus’ president fires police chief, says botched missing person cases may have let serial killer claim more victims....
15:56, 2019-05-03

Final day to register to vote in primary election TUCSON – With local politicians gearing up for the primary election on Aug. 29, residents have only a few more hours to register to vote. For t...
02:28, 2019-07-30

UK development bank accused of failure to safeguard Congolese workers UK-backed plantation firm vows to address claims that underpaid palm oil workers have been exposed to toxic chemicalsThe UK development bank has been...
08:28, 2019-11-25

China drafts law to combat illegal fishing, safeguard stocks China has invited public responses to a draft law to prevent illegal fishing and depletion of coastal fish stocks, as current legislation is inadequa...
09:32, 2019-08-28

2020: the year for action, to ‘rise up’ and safeguard ocean life With the ocean in deep crisis, members of civil society and philanthropic organisations are urging governments and corporations to take bold action t...
22:28, 2020-02-05

Google DLP Makes It Easier to Safeguard Sensitive Data Troves Google's Data Loss Prevention tool finds and redacts sensitive data in the cloud. A new user interface makes now makes it more broadly accessible....
21:04, 2019-04-11

Sale owner: Game ‘needs to sort itself out’ to safeguard clubs financially • Simon Orange urges more transparency over players’ contracts• Premiership Rugby ‘plans changes’ after Saracens fineThe Sale co-owner, Simon Orange,...
23:24, 2019-11-20

Virginia Beach is getting a $22 million sand replenishment to safeguard It from hurricanes Here's what you need to know if you're traveling to Va. Beach.       ...
16:52, 2019-06-11

Uefa apologise for Europa League Final travel chaos but defend decision to stage the match in Baku Uefa have apologised to Arsenal and Chelsea over the travel chaos fans must face to attend the Europa League Final in Baku....
12:52, 2019-05-17

Austria’s president recommends September election after vice chancellor resigns over video scandal Austria's president on Sunday recommended a new election be held in early September, saying he wanted to restore trust in the government after a vide...
15:48, 2019-05-19

Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen wins ruling party primary, setting up likely run for re-election in January TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen wins ruling party primary, setting up likely run for re-election in January....
07:08, 2019-06-13

Ukraine’s new president signs decree to disband parliament, calls snap parliamentary election KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine’s new president signs decree to disband parliament, calls snap parliamentary election....
17:52, 2019-05-21

UK election news LIVE: Jeremy Corbyn condemned by Chief Rabbi and ex-Labour MPs... as deadline to register to vote looms Jeremy Corbyn will face the cameras tonight for a BBC interview with Andrew Neil after the Chief Rabbi slammed his handling of alleged anti-Semitism ...
12:52, 2019-11-26

UK Election: Johnson and Corbyn spar in final TV debate Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn went head-to-head for last time before next Thursday's general election. The pair clashed over Brexit, the NHS and na...
00:16, 2019-12-07

India’s national election reaches final phase Indians voted Sunday in the seventh and final phase of a grueling national election that lasted more than five weeks....
14:44, 2019-05-19

Trudeau pitches to B.C. voters on final day of campaign before election The Liberal campaign will make several stops in and around Vancouver today, including in ridings held by New Democrats, before heading to Victoria fo...
22:08, 2019-10-20

Trudeau makes final pitch to voters on last day before election in B.C. The Liberal campaign will make several stops in and around Vancouver today, including in ridings held by New Democrats, before heading to Victoria fo...
21:40, 2019-10-20

Final scramble for votes in 'most important election in a generation' Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn stick to core messages in bid to sway wavering votersBoris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn are to embark on a final frantic...
01:40, 2019-12-11

France bids final farewell to former President Jacques Chirac PARIS — Former French President Jacques Chirac was given full military honors on Monday as past and current world leaders gathered in Paris to attend...
17:44, 2019-09-30

‘There has never been a more urgent time,’ to safeguard children’s right to safe water and sanitation, says UNICEF Access to safe drinking water is a right critical to a child’s survival, yet protracted crises have left some 420 million children without basic sani...
05:20, 2019-08-28

UK's Royal Navy might not have the ships required to safeguard Strait of Hormuz from Iran The United Kingdom is planning an ambitious joint operation with European partners to help secure shipping through the strategically crucial Strait o...
01:00, 2019-07-25

Haiti earthquake victims honoured at UN, with pledge to safeguard the nation’s future More than 200,000 Haitians who perished in the devastating earthquake which struck the island nation ten years ago, were honoured in a solemn ceremon...
19:16, 2020-01-17

Fermanagh bomb attack: Police chief urges politicians to 'take action' and 'not take peace for granted' after five attempts to murder officers this year Leaders in Northern Ireland need to "take action" to resolve the country's political crisis following five separate attempts to murder police officer...
17:24, 2019-08-19

Boris Johnson vs Jeremy Hunt LIVE: Latest on new Prime Minister as race for Number 10 enters final stage The race for Number 10 is set to enter its final stage as the postal ballot closes this afternoon in the vote for the next Conservative party leader....
13:08, 2019-07-22

President Trump fires Director of National Intelligence after warning House of Russian election interference (NBC News) U.S. intelligence officials have warned Congress that Russia is once again working to help President Trump get re-elected. According to th...
23:12, 2020-02-21

Top court rules against challenge to Indonesian election result, paving way for Joko Widodo’s second term as president JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Top court rules against challenge to Indonesian election result, paving way for Joko Widodo’s second term as presiden...
16:20, 2019-06-27

Boris Johnson is trying to keep his distance from Donald Trump amid fears the US President could blow up his election campaign Getty Boris Johnson will limit his appearances with US president Donald Trump amid fears that he could cost the prime minister his chances of winning...
11:24, 2019-12-03

NewsBreak: Turkish president’s spokesman calls invalidated Istanbul mayoral election a ‘victory for democracy’ ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — NewsBreak: Turkish president’s spokesman calls invalidated Istanbul mayoral election a ‘victory for democracy’...
23:52, 2019-05-06

Indian opposition Congress party chief Rahul Gandhi concedes loss of his parliamentary seat in Modi’s BJP election sweep NEW DELHI (AP) — Indian opposition Congress party chief Rahul Gandhi concedes loss of his parliamentary seat in Modi’s BJP election sweep....
15:04, 2019-05-23

Thursday's Daily Brief: UN chief remembers former Assembly President, Council on Africa's Great Lakes, FAO data shows stable food prices A recap of Thursday's stories: Guterres addresses climate emergency in op-ed; UN envoy highlights 'golden opportunity' for Africa's Great Lakes regio...
23:24, 2019-10-03

South Africa sweeps into final election campaign weekend JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa’s political parties are sweeping into the final weekend of campaigning ahead of Wednesday’s election in ...
14:16, 2019-05-04

Indians vote in final phase of grueling national election KOLKATA, India (AP) — Indians voted Sunday in the seventh and final phase of a grueling national election that lasted more than five weeks, as Prime ...
12:36, 2019-05-19

Fridge-hiding, the final frontier in election WTF-ery | Marina Hyde The prime minister now has something in common with honey, potatoes and avocadosWe begin with a fact-check. This general election campaign has offici...
20:52, 2019-12-11

Final votes cast as EU awaits parliamentary election results France, Germany, Italy and others go to polls on Sunday, with gains expected for nationalist partiesThe western world’s largest democratic exercise i...
09:32, 2019-05-26

US Senate pushes Trump to safeguard last Russian nuclear arms control treaty Exclusive: Bipartisan bill seeks New Start extension– the last formal restraint on the world’s major arsenals Bipartisan Senate legislation introduce...
12:00, 2019-08-01

UN chief 'commends' leadership of Greece and former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, as name dispute draws to final close The United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres congratulated the Greek Parliament over its ratification of a name change for the former Yugosl...
16:12, 2019-04-09

Chelsea chief Bruce Buck writes to fans confirming review into Baku Final shambles Chelsea chairman Bruce Buck has taken the unusual step to write to fans confirming the club are looking into how they dealt with providing travel to ...
15:08, 2019-06-20

Boris Johnson vs Jeremy Hunt news LIVE: Latest on new Prime Minister as race for Number 10 enters final stage The race for Number 10 is set to enter its final stage as the postal ballot closes this afternoon in the vote for the next Conservative party leader....
10:20, 2019-07-22

Mohamed Salah urges Liverpool fans to 'bring Anfield to Madrid' for Champions League Final vs Tottenham Mohamed Salah has challenged Liverpool fans to channel the atmosphere of Anfield when they take on Tottenham in the Champions League Final in Madrid ...
15:24, 2019-05-13

Donald Trump UK visit: US President will make trip across pond ahead of general election, White House says U.S. President Donald Trump will travel to the UK for a two-day visit ahead of the general election next month, the White House has said....
15:12, 2019-11-15

General election latest news LIVE: Jeremy Corbyn condemned by Chief Rabbi and ex-Labour MPs... as deadline to register to vote looms Ex-Labour MPs today hit out at Jeremy Corbyn's handling of anti-Semitism after the Chief Rabbi branded him unfit for high office....
10:00, 2019-11-26

Corbyn and Johnson deliver final messages as election polls narrow Party leaders spend day travelling to key marginals urging voters to back their vision for the countryGeneral election – live newsJeremy Corbyn urged...
00:00, 2019-12-12

Party leaders make final appeal to undecided voters on eve of U.K. election All 650 seats in the House of Commons seats are up for grabs in the election, which is being held more than two years early in a bid to break the pol...
12:12, 2019-12-11

Singh makes final pitch to young voters ahead of election day The New Democrat leader says young voters have told him they often feel ignored by political parties and by government decision-makers....
21:04, 2019-10-20

Israeli talks ramp up as final election count tightens deadlock President Rivlin required by law to choose a prime minister by next WednesdayIsrael’s two main parties have entered what could be several days of ten...
12:48, 2019-09-25

UK parties make final appeal to voters ahead of Thursday’s election All 650 seats in the House of Commons are up for grabs Thursday when voters will pass judgment on a divisive election that will determine Britain's f...
17:40, 2019-12-08

Jeremy Corbyn tells Labour to go 'flat out' in final pre-election push Leader in last-ditch quest for votes as John McDonnell warns of ‘dark age’ with Johnson majorityGeneral election latest – live newsJeremy Corbyn has ...
17:04, 2019-12-11

U.K. parties make final appeal to voters ahead of Thursday’s election All 650 seats in the House of Commons are up for grabs Thursday when voters will pass judgment on a divisive election that will determine Britain's f...
22:44, 2019-12-08

Federal leaders make final campaign push ahead of election day The contenders in Monday's federal election are staging one final, frantic barrage of sales pitches before voters go to the polls, and they're doing ...
13:24, 2019-10-20

TikTok chief says if China's president asked for a video to be taken down or access to TikTok user data he would refuse Greylock Partners/YouTube TikTok chief Alex Zhu said he would turn down the Chinese government's requests for user data or to censor content, even if...
16:44, 2019-11-18

Brexit LIVE: Boris Johnson insists he 'does not want' a general election as he urges MPs not to delay Brexit Boris Johnson said he does not want a general election as he urged MPs not to delay Brexit....
21:40, 2019-09-02

More than a million register to vote in UK in final week as election application deadline looms More than a million people have sent voter applications to secure their say in the general election over the past week....
12:52, 2019-11-26

Perfect stage for England to prove they are world-beaters in Cricket World Cup final England have generally been hopeless at World Cups and the last time they were at Lord's 16 days ago, this campaign — which they planned so meticulou...
13:56, 2019-07-12

BBC debate: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn clash over Brexit and NHS in final election showdown Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn clashed over their rival visions for Brexit and the NHS in the final head-to-head TV debate in the run up to the gene...
22:56, 2019-12-06

Brain Genius Alex Rodriguez Explains Why "Even Leads" Are Better Than "Odd Leads" Alex Rodriguez undoubtedly knows more about baseball than I will ever know about anything, and so I choose to take the following clip not as cause fo...
17:40, 2019-09-02

Juventus president to attend Europa League Final amid interest in Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri Juventus president Andrea Agnelli is attending tonight's Europa League final as the Serie A club's managerial target Maurizio Sarri raises more doubt...
11:48, 2019-05-29

Donald Trump UK visit LIVE: US President to hold meetings with Tory leadership hopefuls on final day of trip Donald Trump is set to meet Tory leadership hopefuls today as the third day of his UK visit gets under way....
06:48, 2019-06-05

General election 2019: exit polls due at 10pm as final hour of voting under way – live news Exit polls, first results and the biggest winners and losers after Britain votes in the ‘most important poll in a generation’As they happen: full ele...
22:52, 2019-12-12

UK general election news LIVE: Party leaders in final push for votes as polling day looms Party leaders are making last-ditch push for votes as the UK enters the final week of General Election campaigning ahead of the vote this Thursday....
10:16, 2019-12-09

General election: Party leaders cross country in final push for votes – live news Labour and the Conservatives in scramble for votes on the final day of campaigningPoll: hung parliament a possibility | Latest opinion poll trackerEl...
18:36, 2019-12-11

Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn in final scramble for votes as rivals prepare for last day of election campaign The Prime Minister outlined his key pledges as the Labour leader urged the public to "vote for hope" in the "the most important election in a generat...
00:12, 2019-12-11

Labour leadership election LIVE: Candidates Emily Thornberry and Clive Lewis in final push for nominations Emily Thornberry and Clive Lewis are to learn whether they have made it through the first round in the race to replace Jeremy Corbyn this afternoon a...
09:44, 2020-01-13

General Election 2019 LIVE: UK polls tip Tories to win as Britons dash to cast votes in final hour Voters have less than an hour to cast their ballots in the UK's third general election in less than five years....
22:32, 2019-12-12

General Election 2019 LIVE: UK polls tip Tories to win as Britons dash to cast votes in final hours Voters have less than two hours to cast their ballots in the UK's third general election in less than five years....
21:32, 2019-12-12

General election news - LIVE: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn make final pledges to voters With under 24 hours to go until the polls open in the general election, Jeremy Corbyn and Boris Johnson are making their final speeches and stops bef...
10:00, 2019-12-11

General election 2019: voting enters final hours in 'most important poll in a generation' – live news Both Labour and Conservatives say vote offers stark choice between the two parties. Follow the latest developments liveWho to vote for: bite-size gui...
20:36, 2019-12-12

Brexit vote latest: Boris Johnson to ditch withdrawal bill in final push for early election after three defeats Boris Johnson will today try one more time to force a general election before Christmas despite his bid being rejected in the Commons three times alr...
03:44, 2019-10-29

UK election polls: Boris Johnson's Tories maintain double figure lead in final weekend before December 12 vote Boris Johnson's Tories still have a double-figure poll advantage over Labour as the parties rally in the last weekend before the election....
12:52, 2019-12-07

Election news LIVE: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn make final pledges to voters with one day left until polls open With under 24 hours to go until the polls open in the general election, Jeremy Corbyn and Boris Johnson are making their final speeches and stops bef...
09:08, 2019-12-11

Election news LIVE: Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn make final pledges to voters with one day left until the polls open With under 24 hours to go until the polls open in the general election, Jeremy Corbyn and Boris Johnson are making their final speeches and stops bef...
08:40, 2019-12-11

Saracens chief Mark McCall hails extra preparation for Gloucester Premiership semi-final as a 'godsend' Saracens head coach Mark McCall says the extra week his side have had to prepare for their Premiership semi-final with Gloucester has been a "godsend...
12:16, 2019-05-22

Tata Steel axes 1,000 jobs in Britain to 'safeguard long-term future' Tata Steel has announced it expects to cut 1,000 jobs across the UK as part of a new business "transformation"....
20:52, 2019-11-27

President's ex-adviser Fiona Hill: Stop 'fictional narrative' of Ukraine meddling in US election Republicans loyal to Donald Trump have been told to stop pushing the "fictional narrative" that Ukraine meddled in the 2016 election....
01:04, 2019-11-22

Giro 2020: Game of Thrones inspired stage-by-stage route "Check out the route for next year’s Giro d’Italia, with more than a hint of Game of Thrones’ iconic introduction."...
18:00, 2019-10-25

Boris Johnson begins three-day 'blitz' of Labour seats in final election week push Boris Johnson will begin a blitz of Labour's heartlands in a bid to convince Leave voters that Jeremy Corbyn's Brexit position is akin to a "great be...
09:44, 2019-12-09

Tour de France 2019: stage-by-stage guide This year’s race begins in Brussels before quickly heading to the mountains and building towards an Alpine climaxTour de France 2019: full team-by-te...
11:32, 2019-07-01

Boris Johnson to blast Labour for Brexit cop-out in final push for 'red wall' seats as election week arrives The Prime Minister will blast Labour for sticking "two fingers up to the public" on Brexit during his tour of Labour Leave-voting seats....
23:52, 2019-12-08

General election latest: Boris Johnson begins three-day 'blitz' of Labour seats in final countdown to polling day Boris Johnson will begin a blitz of Labour's heartlands in a bid to convince Leave voters that Jeremy Corbyn's Brexit position is akin to a "great be...
07:12, 2019-12-09

General election build up LIVE: Boris Johnson calls for 'controlled' immigration as party leaders make final pitches for votes Boris Johnson has called for "controlled" immigration as he outlined his desire for an Australia-style system....
10:56, 2019-12-08

Early stage fintech funding took a dip in 2019, while late-stage funding reached a five-year high This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Fintech Pro subscribers earlier this morning. To get this story plus others to your inbox e...
15:48, 2020-02-21

Intra-Afghan dialogue – end of war more likely than ever Experts say the first direct talks between the Taliban and Afghan officials are crucial because the Islamists had previously refused to engage with K...
20:24, 2019-07-06

Afghan capital hit by three bombings KABUL, Afghanistan — Three bombings struck the Afghan capital on Thursday, killing at least ten people including five women and one child, officials ...
14:32, 2019-07-25

Former Vice President Joe Biden says he 'absolutely agrees' with comment that Trump is an 'illegitimate president' AP Photo/Michael Dwyer During a campaign event in New Hampshire, former Vice President Joe Biden said he agreed with a woman who said that President...
23:16, 2019-05-15

Former Vice President Joe Biden Burns Trump in New Viral Ad: ‘A President the World Is Laughing At’ Former Vice President Joe Biden may be the designer imposter fragrance version of Donald Trump, but damn if he didn’t release a fire ad torching the ...
23:24, 2019-12-05

President Trump releases rough transcript of first call with Ukraine president WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Friday released the summary transcript of his April congratulatory call with Ukraine’s president-elect, t...
17:56, 2019-11-15

President Trump says Mark Zuckerberg running for president 'wouldn't be too frightening' (FB) Facebook/Donald Trump President Trump was asked about Facebook and its CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, in a new interview with CNBC's Squawk Box. "I heard he's...
21:00, 2020-01-23

Former Vice President Al Gore Says President Trump’s Conviction After Impeachment Is Unlikely — But Not Impossible On Thursday, former Vice President Al Gore told former TIME editor-in-chief Nancy Gibbs that he thinks that, while unlikely, there’s a possibil...
18:24, 2019-10-17

Alec Baldwin plays President Trump on SNL. He asked Twitter if he should play president in real life, too. The actor, who has an adversarial relationship with the president, said beating Trump would be “so easy.”...
15:56, 2019-04-12

Iran’s President Rouhani mocks President Trump, says the White House is ‘afflicted by mental retardation’ TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s President Rouhani mocks President Trump, says the White House is ‘afflicted by mental retardation’...
10:24, 2019-06-25

Surprise! Beloved President Ronald Reagan Was a Racist: Unearthed Call to Then-President Nixon Proves It History has been kind to former President Ronald Reagan. In death, the story of Reagan, the racist actor-turned-racist president has morphed into Rea...
17:36, 2019-07-31

Afghan peace deal, but at what cost? The West appears to be making many concessions to the Taliban to forge a peace deal. Do they also involve a compromise on fundamental human rights? D...
13:36, 2020-02-15

Afghan boy dances with joy after receiving prosthetic leg The video of five-year-old Ahmad dancing — and wearing a brilliant smile — was shared on Twitter earlier this week by a physiotherapist and has been ...
20:20, 2019-05-10

Trump says he could win Afghan war 'in a week … but I don't want to kill 10m' President hosts Pakistani PM Imran Khan amid aid disputeUS pursues talks with Taliban with Islamabad’s cautious supportDonald Trump has announced tha...
20:56, 2019-07-22

Mexico President: ‘El Chapo’ had same power, influence as president MEXICO CITY (AP) - Mexico President Andrés Manuel López Obrador closed out 2019 with a parting shot at his predecessors, saying imprisoned drug kingp...
02:36, 2020-01-02

A comedian who played a president on TV is elected president of the Ukraine A comedian whose only political experience consists of playing a president on TV is cruising to a huge landslide victory in Ukraine's presidential el...
12:16, 2019-04-22

Were Afghan peace talks in Qatar a success? Representatives of the Afghan government and the Taliban reached an agreement on a roadmap to end nearly 18 years of war. But much more difficult wor...
17:16, 2019-07-09

A Different View of the Afghan War Yields the Same Grim Truth Carsten Jensen’s novel “The First Stone” follows the brutal experiences of a platoon of Danish soldiers deployed in the American-led coalition....
11:44, 2019-09-01

UN: Monthly Afghan casualties highest since 2017 KABUL, Afghanistan — July saw the highest number of civilian casualties in Afghanistan in a single month since 2017, the U.N. mission said Saturday. ...
12:52, 2019-08-03

How Trump trips up his own Afghan peace efforts 'Why would the Taliban give up anything in exchange for something the president has already said he wants to do?' asks one critic....
00:44, 2019-08-17

Afghan wedding massacre followed by independence day bombings At least 34 people wounded in Jalalabad as country marks 100 years of independenceA series of bombings have struck restaurants and public squares in ...
12:20, 2019-08-19

Explosion at Afghan mosque kills dozens The attack on the mosque killed worshippers attending Friday prayers. More than 250 people were inside the mosque during the attack....
18:12, 2019-10-18

Afghan war — What to expect from the US-Taliban Doha talks The US and the Taliban are close to finalizing a deal to end the 18-year-long Afghan war. But Kabul is still not completely on board, and this could ...
20:24, 2019-08-27

U.S.-Taliban negotiations appear stopped for now, Afghan government says Trump in a series of tweets cited a bombing in the past week in Kabul that killed 12 people, including a U.S. soldier....
16:16, 2019-09-08

Afghan government says it has freed 490 Taliban prisoners KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Afghan government says it has freed 490 Taliban prisoners from jails across the country in a gesture of good will as pa...
10:36, 2019-06-13

War auditor compares Afghan policy to ‘lobotomy’ The long-serving auditor of the U.S. war in Afghanistan said that administration after administration has swapped out top officials so often that it ...
17:00, 2020-02-18