Trump, Saudi Arabia warn Iraq against Middle East conflict

RIYADH (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump issued a new threat to Tehran on Sunday, tweeting that a conflict would be the “official end” of Iran, as Saudi Arabia warned it stood ready to respond with “all strength” and said it was up to Iran to avoid war. The heightened rhetoric follows last week’s attacks on Saudi oil assets and […]

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Orban says EU conservatives must work with populists

ROME (Reuters) – Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban has said the European Parliament’s main center-right group must forge an alliance with populist, nationalist groups after impending EU elections, receiving a swift rebuke from Germany’s conservative leader. Orban’s ruling Fidesz Party was suspended from the mainstream European People’s Party (EPP) in March over its record on respect for the rule of […]

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Exclusive: Sri Lankan ex-defense chief Gotabaya says he will run for president, tackle radical Islam

COLOMBO (Reuters) – Sri Lanka’s former wartime defense chief, Gotabaya Rajapaksa, said on Friday he would run for president in elections this year and would stop the spread of Islamist extremism by rebuilding the intelligence service and surveilling citizens. Gotabaya, as he is popularly known, is the younger brother of former President Mahinda Rajapaksa and the two led the country […]

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Bristol City fans slam club’s ’embarrassing’ £7 Easter egg

Bristol City fans slam club’s ’embarrassing’ holiday deal of selling £1 Cadbury’s Easter Eggs inside team branded cardboard sleeves for £9 Bristol City is selling Cadbury’s Easter eggs wrapped in branded sleeves  Small and large eggs are on sale for £7 and £9 respectively in club shop But the eggs’ retail price in supermarkets is between £1 and £5 Club […]

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No-deal Brexit remains possible, says French government spokeswoman

PARIS (Reuters) – A “no-deal” Brexit remains a possibility, French government spokeswoman Sibeth Ndiaye told French TV station CNews on Thursday. “It is not impossible that we could again have a no-deal Brexit,” she said. European Union leaders have given Britain six more months to leave the bloc, more than Prime Minister Theresa May says she needs but less than […]

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