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May defends British strikes in Syria against parliament critics

LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May, facing a rowdy session of parliament on Monday, defended her decision to join U.S.-led missile strikes against Syria without first seeking parliament's authorization.<p>May justified her action in bypassing a parliament vote on military action, …

Middle East

Watch: Prince Charles and Camilla take up spot of baking on Australia tour

The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall entertain children at Lady Cilento's Children's hospital in Brisbane. The royal couple are in Australia for the Commonwealth Games.

Prince Charles

Police: Russian spy was deliberately poisoned

UK police say former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter were deliberately poisoned by a nerve agent. The case is now being investigated as "attempted murder by a nerve agent." Officials are calling for an investigation of more than a dozen other people linked to Russia. CNN's Phil Black …

Nerve Agents

Brexit will knock 5% off wage growth, says Mark Carney

BoE governor says workers were already suffering as pay failed to keep up with inflation<p>The Bank of England has warned that economic uncertainty caused by the Brexit vote will knock 5% off UK wage growth by the year end.<p>Mark Carney, the bank’s governor, said British workers had already suffered a …

Bank of England

The Library of Congress will no longer archive every public tweet after 31 December - here's why

"The nature of Twitter has changed over time," the Library of Congress said.<p>The US Library of Congress will no longer archive every tweet posted …

Penny Mordaunt expected to replace Priti Patel in reshuffle

Theresa May is set to appoint a new International Development Secretary after Priti Patel resigned from the role.<p>Work and Pensions minister Penny …

United Kingdom

A small Pacific island will now let you pay for citizenship with bitcoin

You can now purchase citizenship of the country with the world’s 34th most powerful passport with bitcoin.<p>The Vanuatu Information Center, which handles applications to the Pacific island country’s honorary citizenship program, announced this month that the center has secured government approval for …

Theresa May to tell the EU: 'The ball's in your court'

Theresa May will tell the European Union “the ball is in your court” as she urges EU negotiators to show more “flexibility” in finding a deal that …

United Kingdom

موسكو تحذر من "مجازفة" شن عملية برية في اليمن

أعلن مندوب روسيا الدائم لدى الأمم المتحدة فيتالي تشوركين الخميس 7 مايو/أيار أن شن عملية برية في اليمن سيؤدي إلى تصعيد الوضع في البلاد.<p>وفي تعليقه على …

Warnings grow louder over cryptocurrency as valuations soar

Joe Kennedy, patriarch of the Kennedy clan, said he knew it was time to exit the stock market after a shoeshine boy gave him stock tips. If everyone thinks it’s time to buy, it’s time to sell, reasoned Kennedy. Then came the great crash of 1929 to prove him right. Perhaps some of that thinking …

Cryptocurrency

Kurdish referendum: Turkey's Erdogan demands vote be called off

Speaking at the UN, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has warned Iraqi Kurds to call off an independence referendum. Nearly all countries …

Middle East

Spotify kills Safari support for Mac users

If you use Spotify to stream music on your Mac, you’ll no longer be able to access the service through Safari, as the company doesn’t support Apple’s browser any more.<p>It isn’t yet clear exactly what’s caused the issue, but Spotify now suggests switching browsers or using its desktop app to get your …

Mark Zuckerberg thinks AI fearmongering is bad. Elon Musk thinks Zuckerberg doesn’t know what he’s talking about.

Ah, another classic debate about artificial intelligence.<p>Great minds don’t always think alike.<p>Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk, who isn’t afraid to speak his mind, shared some thoughts early Tuesday morning via Twitter that essentially bashed Mark Zuckerberg’s understanding of artificial …

Artificial Intelligence

Theresa May orders Tory MP's suspension for use of 'n'-word

A Conservative member of parliament's use of the 'n'-word has seen her suspended from her parliamentary party. The move puts additional pressure on …

Tim Farron

Business confidence rebounds to 18-month high despite decade's most difficult recruitment environment

Business confidence has rebounded to its strongest level in 18 months in year since the UK voted to leave the EU despite the most difficult …

Lloyds Banking Group

Brexit Negotiations Begin

Monday’s dialogue focused on setting priorities and a timetable for the U.K.’s impending departure.<p>Officials gathered at the European Commission headquarters in Brussels Monday for the first day of Brexit negotiations, which will soon set the terms of the U.K.’s divorce from the European Union. …

United Kingdom

Man heralded as oldest human dies in Indonesia 'aged 146'

Indonesia says deceased man was born in December 1870, although his age was never verified<p>A man who was heralded as being the world’s longest living human has died at a claimed age of 146.<p>According to his papers, Indonesian national Sodimedjo, also known as Mbah Ghoto (Grandpa Ghoto), was born in …

Asia

Father of former Miss World Philippines latest victim in Duterte's war on drugs

The father of 2015 Miss World Philippines has become the latest victim in a war on drugs that has claimed over 8000 lives since president Rodrigo Duterte took power last year.<p>Edmundo Parungao allegedly shot himself inside a police station in Solano, northern Philippines, after a drugs-related …

Crime

Outpouring of community help for vandalized Jewish cemetery

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Dozens of volunteers from various faiths helped clean up a Jewish cemetery on Tuesday after scores of tombstones were toppled by vandals, as people from as far as Boston came to Philadelphia to rake leaves, help document the damage and pray for peace.<p>Police have not determined …

University of Pennsylvania

Private girls' school in London to allow students to choose their own identity

St Paul's Girls' will allow students to use boys' names and boys' clothes.<p>A private girls' school in west London has decided to allow its students to …

Theresa May set to be one of the first foreign leaders to meet Donald Trump

Theresa May will be one of the first foreign leaders to hold talks with President Donald Trump, it has been reported.<p>The Prime Minister could fly out …

Donald Trump

Asgari ücretliye vergi dilimi avantajı kabul edildi

Ekonomi<p>Vergi diliminden dolayı ücretleri bin 300 TL'nin altına düşen asgari ücretliler için aradaki farkı telafi etmeyi öngören kanun teklifi, TBMM …

New Zealand

Bank of England would try to limit impact of a Brexit on UK economy

Priorities will be keeping financial markets stable and containing effect of vote to leave EU, says deputy governor Andrew Bailey<p>The Bank of England deputy governor Andrew Bailey has said its first priority in the event of a Brexit vote is to keep financial markets stable and manage the impact on …

Bank of England

Jeremy Corbyn releases first Christmas card as Labour leader

Card featuring bicycle covered in snow next to a red phonebox is mocked on Twitter, while PM’s card shows him and wife Samantha outside No 10<p>Jeremy Corbyn has broken with tradition and opted for an official Christmas card that does not include a photograph of himself or his family.<p>The leader of the …

United Kingdom

Nasa to reveal major Mars finding, prompting water speculation

Nasa is to reveal a “major science finding” from its Mars exploration mission, giving rise to rumours that the US space agency has found traces of liquid water on the red planet.<p>Water on Mars? The buildup to Nasa's 'mystery solved' announcement – live<p>Read more<p>It has invited reporters to a press …

Space Science

What the Most Successful People Do Before Breakfast

Mornings are an underutilized tool to aid productivity.<p>Let me explain.<p>We’re often at our peak in the mornings. This is why Mark McGuinness suggests …

Time Management

Chimps Are Capable of Cooking, Scientists Say

Chimpanzees have the mental abilities to cook, researchers say, and would choose to cook their food if given the opportunity.<p>Though chimps can’t heat …

Chimpanzees