Europe


Tax rises for the UK

UK’s Boris Johnson is breaking his own election manifesto promises by hiking UK tax rises ECONOMICS | FINANCE | TAX | UK Next week will see UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson announce that he is breaking his own election manifesto promises by hiking taxes. The UK has been hit by…



Europe’s hottest ever temperature recorded in Sicily

Europe’s hottest ever temperature recorded on Italy’s largest island –  Sicily Climate Change | Mediterranean | Italy | Sicily Fact Box: Wild Fires are common in the Mediterranean, yet summer 2021 has seen record high temperatures and the most intense fires on record spreading from Turkey, across Greece, the Balkan…



UK blackouts due to electric cars

UK Black outs due to electric cars as island nations still planing to ban petrol and diesel by 2030 Cars | Electric Cars | Technology | Climate Change | Renewable Energy  Fact Box:  The UK government has faced questions and concerns regarding the strength of the island nation’s energy infrastructure….


Germany launches military ‘space command’ to tackle Russia and China

Germany launches military ‘space command’ to tackle Russia and China SPACE | MILITARY | EU | GERMANY FACT BOX: ‘The Prevention of an Arms Race in Outer Space’ is a 1981 UN resolution that reaffirms the fundamental principles of the 1967 ‘Outer Space Treaty’ and bans the weaponisation of space. The USA…


Supreme Italia boss sentenced to 8 years in prison at London court

Supreme Italia boss sentenced to 8 years by London court with his son sentenced to 3 years Fashion | Law FACT BOX: Supreme, based in USA, owned by Vanity Fair Corporation (the original brand) and Supreme Italia are not the same company nor brand nor are they owned or founded by the…


Torture complaint files against candidate for Interpol presidency

A candidate for the Interpol presidency has had torture accusations formally filed against him Interpol | Human Rights | Torture This article contains no opinion from either Al-Sahawat Times nor any journalist. All accusations are quoted from filed complaints.  Ahmed al-Raisi, the UAE candidate for the Interpol presidency has had…