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‘Brexit’ Aftershocks: More Rifts in Europe, and in Britain, Too
Fri, 24 Jun 2016 17:08:00 GMTLONDON — Britain’s startling decision to pull out of the European Union set off a cascade of aftershocks on Friday, costing Prime Minister David Cameron his job, plunging the financial markets into turmoil and leaving the country’s future in doubt.
Critics call foul as Qatar's 2022 World Cup city built with 'slavery'
Fri, 24 Jun 2016 20:59:00 GMTQatar is building it with what human rights activists are calling “modern slavery” – and are hoping that when the dust settles, 450,000 will come. Lusail Iconic Stadium, part of a $45 billion city springing up on the outskirts of Doha, is scheduled ...
Britain shocks world, breaks with European Union; British leader steps down
Fri, 24 Jun 2016 16:22:00 GMTLONDON — British voters defied their leaders and international allies by cutting ties with the European Union in a stunning result Friday that threw financial markets into chaos, forced Britain’s prime minister to resign and unleashed a new ...
Anti-establishment tsunami sweeps Europe
Fri, 24 Jun 2016 19:24:00 GMT(CNN)The United Kingdom's vote to leave the European Union is part of a tsunami of anti-establishment sentiment washing over a bitterly divided region. The decision upended global markets, led to UK Prime Minister David Cameron's plans to resign and blew a ...
Young Colombians look ahead to a peace they've never known
Fri, 24 Jun 2016 21:42:00 GMTBOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Carlos Ordonez has no idea what peace looks like since his town has been under constant threat from rebels for as long as he remembers. But the 25-year-old believes he's about to find out now that Colombia's largest rebel group ...
UK vote to Leave EU after 43 years triggers sterling collapse
Fri, 24 Jun 2016 21:47:00 GMTBritain has voted to quit the 28-nation European Union. The UKIP leader's comments came shortly before the Out campaign passed the winning post with an unassailable lead of more than one million votes - a margin of 51.8% to 48.2%. Shadow chancellor John ...
Brexit produces winners, losers on world stage
Fri, 24 Jun 2016 18:15:00 GMTA British Union Jack flutters above a German national flag at a beach in the village of Benalmadena, in Costa del Sol, southern Spain, June 24, 2016, one day after the UK decided to leave the Europe Union. Some 50,000 British people reside in La Costa del Sol.
North Korea Launches Its First Successful Missile
Fri, 24 Jun 2016 21:54:00 GMT"With our respected comrade Kim Jong-un's delicate caring and endless inspections, our scientists have succeeded in launching the intermediate-range ballistic missile Hwasong-10 [on Wednesday], bolstering the nation's nuclear capabilities", the state-run ...
Head of Mission Contextualizes Hardships in Venezuela
Fri, 24 Jun 2016 22:00:00 GMT“The media has also made a gross lie against Venezuela. In fact, yesterday in Washington there was a meeting with the OAS at the request of Secretary General Luis Almagro where they presented a report on Venezuela with a huge amount of lies, seeking ...
India's NSG hopes dim by the minute
Fri, 24 Jun 2016 21:54:00 GMTBut an NSG statement after the Seoul plenary did not mention about membership applications from India or any other country, including Pakistan, indicating that the grouping could not arrive at a consensus on allowing the countries that have not signed the ...
eNCA | Brexit day: When a reality show becomes a reality. Las Vegas Blog
Fri, 24 Jun 2016 21:48:00 GMTHe’s an Englishman!He’s an Englishman!For he himself has stated it,& it is tremendously to his credit,That he’s an Englishman!That he’s an Englishman!For he may need been a Roosian,A French, or Turk, or Proosian,Or maybe Itali-an!Or maybe Itali-an!
Poll on Day of EU Referendum Puts Remain Ahead, 52 to 48
Fri, 24 Jun 2016 21:55:00 GMTFine weather in Scotland heartened Remain campaigners, who are relying on a high turnout north of the border, where voters are thought to be strongly pro-EU. "It's not acceptable, I don't think, for the serving backbenchers, for this man to stay on".
'Explosive Shock' As Britain Votes To Leave EU, Cameron Quits
Fri, 24 Jun 2016 09:10:00 GMTBritain voted to leave the European Union, forcing the resignation of Prime Minister David Cameron and dealing the biggest blow to the European project of greater unity since World War Two. Global financial markets plunged on Friday as results from a ...
Report: Islamic State Calls for Attacks to ‘Paralyze’ Europe Following Surprise Brexit Success
Fri, 24 Jun 2016 21:35:00 GMTIn the hours following the U.K.’s historic vote to leave the European Union, the Islamic State has reportedly called for attacks in Brussels and Berlin in order to “paralyze” Europe. Britons voted Thursday my a margin of 52 percent to 48 percent to ...
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