TURKEY’S ruling party appeared to step back from demands for regime change in Syria yesterday after Wednesday’s summit with Russia and Iran in Sochi.
Presidents of the three nations met before next week’s UN-sponsored peace talks in Geneva.
Friday 24th Nov 2017
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BRITAIN is preparing a post-coup support package for Zimbabwe after Africa Minister Rory Stewart’s arrival in the country.
Mr Stewart(pictured), who flew to South Africa on Wednesday night, called the ousting of President Robert Mugabe by sacked vice-president Emmerson Mnangagwa...
US PRESIDENT Donald Trump shared Israeli intelligence on an Isis bomb-making cell in Syria with Russia in May, according to Vanity Fair.
Reporter Howard Blum claims that Israeli counter-terrorism force Sayeret Matkal and Mossad spooks infiltrated southern Syria by helicopter to plant...
DRIVING TEST examiners have agreed to take industrial action against plans to increase their workload and change working conditions.
The examiners have launched a work to rule and will strike on December 4 and 5 following an 84 per cent vote for strike action on a 70 per cent...
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A NEW campaigning group against school cuts is being launched in Calderdale in West Yorkshire, writes Peter Lazenby.
Calderdale Against School Cuts (CASC) brings together school governors, teachers, head teachers, parents and families.
The group said that government cuts will...
MORE than 70 people were rescued in north Lancashire yesterday as torrential rain caused flooding and power blackouts in north-west England and north Wales.
Emergency services received more than 500 flood-related calls on Wednesday night and attended over 100 incidents.
RICHARD LEONARD urged the Scottish government yesterday to extinguish cuts to the fire service.
The newly elected Scottish Labour leader made the demand as he addressed a rally with firefighters outside Holyrood.
Organised by the Fire Brigades Union (FBU), the protest was held...
LABOUR condemned reforms to the disastrous universal credit scheme as “feeble” yesterday, arguing that the supposed improvements will only worsen the suffering of hard-up claimants.
Work and Pensions Secretary David Gauke has announced a £1.5 billion package of...
Suburbicon (15)Directed by George Clooney2/5
In 1988, George Clooney memorably starred in Return of the Killer Tomatoes.
In that same decade, the Coen brothers began scripting Suburbicon and offered it to Clooney,...
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MARIA DUARTE sees an engrossing film on tennis legend Billie Jean King’s battle with Bobby Riggs on and off court