LONDON (Reuters) - Prime Minister Theresa May will outline her wishes for Britain's post-Brexit ties with the European Union next week after winning support from key ministers, although European Council President Donald Tusk on Friday called the ideas floated so far "pure illusion".
UN Security Council to vote on 30-day Syria ceasefire as death toll in Eastern Ghouta continues to rise.
The United States asked the United Nations Security Council on Friday to blacklist a number of North Korean entities involved in smuggling oil and coal in violation of sanctions resolutions. The US request came after President Donald...Show More Summary
BEIRUT/UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - A new wave of bombs struck Syria's eastern Ghouta district on Friday, witnesses said, ahead of a U.N. Security Council vote to demand a 30-day ceasefire to end one of the deadliest bombing campaigns of the seven-year-old civil war.
The member states of the UN Security Council have gathered to discuss calling for an end to the violence in Eastern Ghouta, but people there are still dying, and any action is a long way away.
CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuela's election council said on Friday it was considering holding legislative elections separately from the presidential vote scheduled for April 22, contradicting a proposal by President Nicolas Maduro to unify the two polls.
Amidst growing concerns over the low uptake of flu shots in Europe, scientists from the Italian National Research Council and the JRC confirm that vaccinations remain the best way forward when it comes to stopping the spread of infectious diseases.
Russia rejected a draft resolution Friday that would condemn Iran for failing to block supplies of missiles to Yemen's Huthi rebels and call for measures against Tehran, diplomats said. The Security Council is expected to vote on Monday...Show More Summary
UN security council to vote on resolution to end bloodshed in rebel-held Syrian enclave Emmanuel Macron and Angela Merkel wrote to Russia’s Vladimir Putin on Friday urging him to back a UN security council resolution for a ceasefire in Syria to end one of the deadliest bombing campaigns of the war, France’s presidency said. Show More Summary
When thinking about introducing AI and chatbots into company operations, what’s one thing to do or keep in mind? These answers are provided by Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. Show More Summary
The UN Security Council will vote Friday on a draft resolution demanding a 30-day ceasefire in Syria to allow for humanitarian aid and medical evacuations. A slightly amended text was circulated to council members late Thursday but it was unclear whether Russia would support the measure which has been under negotiations for two weeks. Show More Summary
BEIRUT (Reuters) - A new wave of bombs struck Syria's eastern Ghouta on Friday, which a witness in one town described as the worst yet, ahead of a U.N. Security Council vote to demand a 30-day ceasefire across the country.
Here are some more killer facts and figures on Glasgow City Council's 'unfit for purpose' WPBR pay scheme. Percentage of women who receive no (zero, nada) NSWP payment - 81,07% Percentage of men who receive no (zero, nada) NSWP payment...Show More Summary
While senior officials in Glasgow City Council continue to defend and hide behind their WPBR Pay Monster, councillors from the Green Party appear to have taken a principled stand. Here's the response one Glasgow claimant received from...Show More Summary
I have just sent the following email to all elected councillors in Glasgow City Council. I plan to raise the issue directly with my own local councillor, MSP and MP - and hope that lots of readers and equal pay claimants will do the same. Show More Summary
The possibility of strike action in Glasgow's fight for equal pay has generated lots of comment which is a good thing if you ask me. Because it puts the council on notice that people are getting fed up to the back teeth with senior officials...Show More Summary
The US Grains Council (USGC) recently undertook a market assessment mission to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Pakistan to analyse the ethanol demand potential in both countries and engage with policymakers and industrial officia...
City pols are pushing to give free diapers to needy parents.