How do you solve a problem like Hillary?

HOW DO YOU SOLVE A PROBLEM LIKE HILLARY?

In recent months, some reporters who cover the Trump White House have received phone calls from the last person they would expect:...

ITALIAN COALITION DECLARES END TO INTERNAL FIGHT OVER BUDGET

Italy's governing partners, the 5Star Movement and the League, declared an end to their fight over the draft budget on Saturday following...

 
 
 

MERKEL NOT SATISFIED WITH SAUDI EXPLANATION OF KHASHOGGI'S DEATH

German Chancellor Angela Merkel called Saudi Arabia's explanation for the death of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi “not sufficient”...

HUNDREDS OF THOUSANDS RALLY IN UK FOR SECOND BREXIT REFERENDUM

Hundreds of thousands of people rallied in central London on Saturday to call for a new referendum on Brexit. The People's Vote campaign...

 
 
 

EU COMMISSIONER ACCUSES ITALY'S SALVINI OF ‘BIG LIES' ON FOOD POLICY

The EU's health commissioner accused Italian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini on Saturday of telling “big lies” about the bloc's food...

NEWEST US SECURITY WORRY: TRUMP WITHOUT MATTIS

National security leaders fear that Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is on his way out - and that Donald Trump's next Pentagon chief will...

 
 
 

EU, NATO URGE QUICK MACEDONIA NAME CHANGE AFTER PARLIAMENT VOTE

The European Union and NATO called on Macedonia to swiftly complete moves to change the country's name after MPs voted to begin the...

HOW TO PUNISH SAUDI ARABIA

Saudi Arabia has now admitted that Jamal Khashoggi was murdered in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on October 2. The story: He was...

 
 
 
World's cartoonists on this week's events

WORLD'S CARTOONISTS ON THIS WEEK'S EVENTS

First published in Der Spiegel, Germany, October 13, 2018 | By Chappatte First published in Der Standard, Austria, October 17, 2018...

Can the oil threat spare Saudi Arabia from America's wrath?

CAN THE OIL THREAT SPARE SAUDI ARABIA FROM AMERICA'S WRATH?

At an oil executive gathering in India earlier this week, Saudi Energy Minister Khalid Al-Falih reminded the world that Saudi Arabia...

 
 
 

NICK CLEGG, EUROPE'S MAN IN SILICON VALLEY

LONDON - Europe hopes Nick Clegg can be the man to bridge the gap with Silicon Valley. The surprise news that the former U.K. deputy...

VIKTOR ORBÁN ADOPTS RHINOCEROS

Thick-skinned and prone to bursts of anger... and now adopted by the Hungarian prime minister. Viktor Orbán posted a video on Facebook...

 
 
 

EU TRADE ACTION ON CAMBODIA LOOMS AFTER UNSUCCESSFUL TALKS

Cambodia is moving closer to losing its preferential trade terms of trade with the European Union after the bloc's foreign policy chief...

European court orders Poland to freeze judicial changes

EUROPEAN COURT ORDERS POLAND TO FREEZE JUDICIAL CHANGES

WARSAW - The Polish government was ordered to “immediately” suspend changes to the country's Supreme Court by the European Court of...

 
 
 
Why the UK hasn't given up Brexit hope

WHY THE UK HASN'T GIVEN UP BREXIT HOPE

LONDON - The Brits had one job in Brussels this week - to make sure the Brexit door wasn't slammed shut. While all eyes were on Prime...

MIGRATION IS NOT A PROBLEM TO BE ‘MANAGED'

Last week, a piece entitled “ How Europe can stop migration ” was published in POLITICO. Even from the title, migration is presented...

 
 
 

NICK CLEGG TO HEAD FACEBOOK'S GLOBAL AFFAIRS TEAM

Facebook has hired former U.K. Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg to lead its global affairs and communications team. The 51-year-old...

NO.10 RESPONDS TO TRUMP PRAISE FOR CONGRESSMAN WHO BODY-SLAMMED REPORTER

LONDON - Downing Street issued an indirect rebuke of Donald Trump, stating that any violence or intimidation of journalists is “completely...

 
 
 

ITALIAN GOVERNMENT SPLITS OVER BUDGET

ROME - The Italian government isn't just at loggerheads with Brussels, it's also at war with itself. Economic Development Minister...

ELECTIONS POSE BIG TEST FOR POLAND'S RULERS - AND THEIR CRITICS

WARSAW - Poland's local elections this Sunday are a crucial test for both the ruling Law and Justice party and its opponents. It's...

 
 
 



Huddersfield 0-1 Liverpool: Mohamed Salah strikes

Huddersfield 0-1 Liverpool: Mohamed Salah strikes

IAN HERBERT AT THE JOHN SMITH'S STADIUM: David Wagner could rue the fact that his side failed to beat a Liverpool side who were a shadow of their best. The look on his face... Read more ...

Jose Mourinho sack: Chelsea win would have done THIS for Man Utd boss - Gary...

Jose Mourinho sack: Chelsea win would have done THIS for Man Utd boss - Gary Neville

JOSE MOURINHO would have bought himself “a good few weeks” with less pressure and scrutiny over his future as Manchester United manager if his side had have held out to beat... Read more ...

Lionel Messi injury: Cristiano Ronaldo and Messi's Barcelona and Real Madrid...

Lionel Messi injury: Cristiano Ronaldo and Messi's Barcelona and Real Madrid record to end

LIONEL MESSI's injury last night caused Barcelona a huge setback with the La Liga champions now facing around three weeks without their main man after he broke a bone in his... Read more ...

Lionel Messi forced off with arm injury during Barcelona's La Liga clash...

Lionel Messi forced off with arm injury during Barcelona's La Liga clash with Sevilla

Messi was substituted in the 17th minute after appearing land awkwardly on his right arm during a tussle for the ball Read more ...

Strictly Come Dancing viewers convinced show bosses ‘hid' Neil Jones at the...

Strictly Come Dancing viewers convinced show bosses ‘hid' Neil Jones at the back after wife Katya and Seann Walsh's Quickstep

STRICTLY Come Dancing viewers are convinced show bosses ‘hid' Neil Jones at the back after wife Katya and Seann Walsh's Quickstep tonight. The couple danced to Jake Bugg's song... Read more ...

Sunday's London weather forecast - fog will clear for a bright morning with...

Sunday's London weather forecast - fog will clear for a bright morning with possible rain in the afternoon

SUNDAY morning will see fog patches slowly clear across the capital, leading to a a bright morning with sunny spells. During the afternoon it will get cloudier with a chance of... Read more ...

Donald Trump says US will withdraw from nuclear weapons treaty with Russia

Donald Trump says US will withdraw from nuclear weapons treaty with Russia

The President repeatedly claimed that Russia had "violated" the treaty Read more ...

Prince Harry flies solo after encouraging pregnant Meghan Markle to rest up...

Prince Harry flies solo after encouraging pregnant Meghan Markle to rest up following busy start to royal tour

Harry kicked off day six of the royal tour alone after Kensington Palace confirmed Meghan would be cutting back on her engagements after a busy first few days Read more ...

Salah back on the goal trail & Shaqiri stakes a claim - 5 talking points...

Salah back on the goal trail & Shaqiri stakes a claim - 5 talking points from Huddersfield 0-1 Liverpool

Liverpool returned to winning ways with a 1-0 victory at Huddersfield but it was a mixed 90 minutes for Jurgen... Read more ...

Actress Selma Blair reveals she has multiple sclerosis in heartbreaking...

Actress Selma Blair reveals she has multiple sclerosis in heartbreaking Instagram post

Actor Selma Blair revealed on Saturday that she's been diagnosed with multiple sclerosis, in a heartfelt tribute to her costumer and the rest of the team on set of Netflix's... Read more ...