Ousted Pakistan PM Sharif freed from jail

Ousted Pakistan PM Sharif freed from jail

Islamabad: Pakistani authorities released former prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his daughter from jail on Wednesday after a court suspended prison sentences they received in July over the purchase of upscale apartments in London. Supporters showered Sharif's car with rose petals after he…

Swedish PM calls far-right party racist on election eve

Swedish PM calls far-right party racist on election eve

next Image 1 of 2 Jimmie Akesson, center, of the Sweden Democrats speaks after a party leader debate in SVT, Swedish national public TV broadcaster, in Stockholm Friday, Sept. 7, 2018. Sweden’s general elections will be held on Sunday, Sept. 9. (Stina…

Letter from PM Neville Chamberlain sells for £36,000

Letter from PM Neville Chamberlain sells for £36,000

Letter from PM Neville Chamberlain to Italian Ambassador in London telling of his ‘honour and pleasure’ at signing notorious ‘policy of appeasement’ with Hitler and Mussolini sells for £36,000 The letter was written less than a week after the Munich Agreement was…

Change your flag, Australia, says NZ's acting PM

Change your flag, Australia, says NZ's acting PM

Wellington: New Zealand's acting prime minister has added fuel to a trans-Tasman war of words by claiming Australia copied the Kiwi flag and should get a new one. During New Zealand's failed 2016 referendum into replacing its flag, confusion between the Australian…

New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern in labour with first child

New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern in labour with first child

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is in labour and in hospital to give birth to her first child. The Prime Minister’s Office confirmed that Ardern arrived at Auckland hospital, with her partner Clarke Gayford, to have her baby, early this morning….

PM lays down the gauntlet to Tory Brexiteers and Remainers

PM lays down the gauntlet to Tory Brexiteers and Remainers

May’s big gamble: PM lays down the gauntlet to Tory Brexiteers and Remainers by urging EU customs extension until 2023 as she paves way for major Commons showdown Theresa May has been struggling to contain Conservative infighting on Brexit Prime Minister set…

Romania’s president calls on PM to quit over Israel embassy move

Romania’s president calls on PM to quit over Israel embassy move

BUCHAREST (Reuters) – Romania’s president called on the prime minister to resign on Friday after she endorsed a secret deal to move the country’s embassy in Israel to Jerusalem, overstepping her powers on foreign policy. Romanian Prime Minister Viorica Dancila speaks during…

Theresa May embraces Canada's glamorous PM Trudeau – a day after he took a selfie with London Mayor

Theresa May embraces Canada's glamorous PM Trudeau – a day after he took a selfie with London Mayor

The PM embraced her Canadian counterpart at St James’s Palace in London at the start of the Commonwealth summit. Yesterday, right-on Mr Trudeau held a public meeting with the London Mayor, New Zealand’s PM Jacinda Ardern and dozens of schoolchildren. He hugged…

Brexit will allow Britain to build new links and get a ‘more impactful’ trade deal with Canada the day after we leave the EU, its PM Justin Trudeau declares

Brexit will allow Britain to build new links and get a ‘more impactful’ trade deal with Canada the day after we leave the EU, its PM Justin Trudeau declares

He said agreements are always “challenging” but was bullish about signing one with the UK soon after we exit the bloc – adding that “it should be fairly easy for all of us to get to an improved approach”. The Canadian leader was…

Russia will cope with latest round of U.S. sanctions: PM

Russia will cope with latest round of U.S. sanctions: PM

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia will cope with the latest round of U.S. sanctions, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said on Wednesday. Russia’s Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev attends a meeting with President Vladimir Putin in Moscow, Russia April 10, 2018. Sputnik/Alexei Druzhinin/Kremlin via REUTERS…