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Germany enters Qatar Crisis talks and warns of war

By Aisha Butt  Germany has entered the Qatar-Crisis talks with warnings against escalating towards war German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel has warned that the ever intensifying crisis between Qatar and its Arab neighbors of the Gulf region could end in war.   Gabriel said in comments published yesterday that there was…



Nigel Farage | Lonely and broke

By Haroon Al-Said  Nigel Farage |Lonely and broke UK Politics | The controversial former leader of far right group UKIP gave a deeply personal interview to the BBC.   He told the BBC that his work campaigning to take the UK out of the EU had heavily damaged his personal life….


UAE | Princess to stand trial on Human Trafficking and Slavery charges in Belgium

By Zakiya Afzani UAE | Princess to stand trial on Human Trafficking and Slavery charges in Belgium Eight Emirati princesses are standing trial in Brussels after being accused of trafficking servants into Belgium and holding them in near “slavery” conditions, Newspaper ‘ The Independent’ has reported.   It has been…




Half of Europeans no longer believe in democracy

By Malik Shahid  Half of European citizens no longer believe democracy is the way forwards Only around half of young Europeans think of democracy as the best form of government, a new survey has found, while three-quarters see the EU as more of an economic pact rather than a group…


UK left with €113bn Brexit bill

By Zakiya Afzani UK need to pay out €113bn in overdue EU contributions before it can leave the block via Brexit Brussels will slap a hefty price tag on Britain’s Brexit bill by demanding an upfront gross payment of €113bn it has been reported.   The Financial Times has analysed…


Marine Le Pen steps down

By Zakiya Afzani Marine Le Pen steps down as face of far-right France The party leader of Frances far-right National Front, Marine Le Pen last night came second in the first round of the French Presidential election, putting her through to the final run-off next week Al-Sahawat Times | Global…