E.U.’s Leadership Seeks to Contain Hungary’s Orban

“It would be easy to, say, establish a new formation from like-minded Central European parties — or, indeed, a Pan-European anti-immigration formation,” Mr. Orban said in a June speech dedicated to Mr. Kohl’s memory. “There is no doubt that we Read more…


Brexit: Tory MPs say technology key to avoiding hard Irish border

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The future management of the Irish border is one of three main priorities in UK-EU Brexit talks A hard border on the island of Ireland can be avoided by using “established” technology and “modifying” Read more…


New York senate candidate accuses Israeli PM’s spokesman of sexual assault | US news

Julia Salazar, a candidate for New York’s state senate, has accused the Israeli prime minister’s spokesman of sexually assaulting her. David Keyes denied the accusation and said Salazar was “dishonest”. Salazar, 27, said on Twitter that she had been informed Read more…


Super Typhoon Mangkhut Heads Toward Philippines and China

HONG KONG — A super typhoon packing winds of up to 150 miles per hour is heading toward the Philippines, picking up speed over the Pacific on a route that also has Taiwan and the heavily populated southeastern coast of Read more…


Skripal poisoning: Putin says suspects ‘civilians, not criminals’

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionOn the Novichok suspects’ trail The two suspects in the poisoning of ex-Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter are civilians, not criminals, Russian President Vladimir Putin says. The UK government named Read more…


Skripal poisoning suspects are civilians, not criminals, says Putin | UK news

The two men accused by the UK of carrying out a nerve agent attack have been identified and are civilians, not criminals, the Russian president Vladimir Putin has said. Putin said Alexander Petrov and Ruslan Boshirov may soon make appearances Read more…


Bombing in Afghanistan Kills at Least 68 at Peaceful Protest

JALALABAD, Afghanistan — Extremists in eastern Afghanistan bombed a peaceful protest on Tuesday, killing at least 68 people, officials said, the deadliest in a series of attacks in Nangarhar Province over the day. The bombings, which also struck three schools, Read more…


News Daily: MPs discuss May’s future, and the crash, 10 years on

If you want to get this briefing by email, sign-up here Brexiteers on manoeuvres “Everyone I know says she has to go.” “She’s a disaster.” “This can’t go on.” Just some of the sentiments apparently uttered by Conservative MPs who Read more…


Calvin Klein is all bite in New York with Jaws homage | Fashion

The Jaws theme is one of the most famous in cinema – but it’s fair to say it hasn’t had a fashion moment. Until now. On Tuesday evening in New York, it signalled the start – along with a floor-to-ceiling Read more…


Mark Carney, Bank of England Governor, Will Stay in Charge Until 2020

LONDON — Mark J. Carney, the governor of the Bank of England, will stay in his role until the end of January 2020, the government said on Tuesday, which means that he would run the central bank for 10 months Read more…