Erdogan targeting German Turks with 'propaganda': ministers

Berlin, Aug 22 Germany's foreign and justice ministers warned today that President Recep Tayyip Erdogan was using "propaganda" to divide their country's three-million- strong ethnic Turkish...

Aug 22, 2017 10:38 PM | Newsscroll

Germany's immigrant population hits new high in 2016

Berlin, Aug 1 Official statistics show that the number of people in Germany with an immigrant background rose 8.5 per cent last year to a record 18.6 million, powered by the influx of refugees and...

Aug 01, 2017 6:44 PM | Newsscroll

UK PM seeks to quell cabinet in-fighting over Brexit

London, Jul 17 British Prime Minister Theresa May will seek to reimpose order on her ministers after a series of damaging leaks pointing to cabinet splits on Brexit, her spokesman said today.The...

Jul 17, 2017 6:48 PM | Newsscroll

May signals pay rise for workers after disastrous election

London, Jun 28 British Prime Minister Theresa May's government signalled an easing of austerity today following a disastrous election result, indicating it would review a long-standing cap on wages...

Jun 28, 2017 10:02 PM | Newsscroll

Scottish leader rules out new independence vote for now

Edinburgh, Jun 27 Scotland's under-fire leader Nicola Sturgeon today deferred plans for a second independence referendum, after a British general election in which her secessionist party suffered...

Jun 27, 2017 11:01 PM | Newsscroll

Scottish leader delays plan for new independence vote

Edinburgh, Jun 27 Scottish leader Nicola Sturgeon today postponed preparations for a second independence referendum, after a British general election in which her secessionist party suffered major...

Jun 27, 2017 8:05 PM | Newsscroll

Jeremy Corbyn overtakes Theresa May in UK popularity ratings

By Aditi KhannaLondon, Jun 23 In a significant turnaround of fortunes, Britain's Opposition Labour party leader Jeremy Corbyn has edged past embattled Prime Minister Theresa May in popularity...

Jun 23, 2017 4:40 PM | Newsscroll

State opening of UK Parliament on Jun 21

By Aditi KhannaLondon, Jun 15 The state opening of the UK Parliament, marked by the Queen's Speech to set the parliamentary agenda for the year, will take place on June 21, two days later than...

Jun 15, 2017 6:11 PM | Newsscroll

May negotiates minorty govt deal with DUP, urges national

unityBy Aditi KhannaLondon, Jun 13 Embattled British Prime Minister Theresa May today held negotiations with the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) to secure a deal for her Conservatives- led minority...

Jun 13, 2017 9:07 PM | Newsscroll

Britain's May apologises to own MPs for election 'mess'

London, Jun 12 British Prime Minister Theresa May took the blame for the Conservatives' disastrous performance in last week's election as she faced her party's angry MPs today, seeking to ward off...

Jun 13, 2017 12:47 AM | Newsscroll