UK’s teachers and civil servants join mass strike on ‘Walkout Wednesday’

Up to 500,000 people are expected to join the strike in the UK The government says…

Canadian province tries decriminalizing drugs to fight overdose crisis

VANCOUVER, Jan 31 (Reuters) – The western Canadian province of British Columbia on Tuesday launched a…

France hit by new wave of strikes against Macron’s pension reform

The reform raises the retirement age from 62 to 64 Schools, transport networks, oil refineries were…

Suicide bomber breaches high security, kills 47 in Pakistani mosque

The bomber breached the heavily fortified Red Zone complex When the bomb exploded, up to 400…

Iranian military factory hit by drone attack

DUBAI, Jan 29 (Reuters) – A massive explosion rocked a military industrial plant near the central…

Israel hits Gaza as conflict flares after West Bank clashes

Rockets fired from Gaza set off alarm bells in Israeli communities After an Israeli offensive in…

Pakistani rupee plummets as markets adjust to removal of unofficial controls

The biggest day in two decades is coming: analysts The Pakistani rupee has been in free…

EU wants to send more migrants away as irregular arrivals grow

EU border agency says 2022 illegal arrivals, highest since 2016 Ministers will discuss curbing immigration and…

Analysis: Europe Inc earnings season a test for market optimism

LONDON, Dec 23 (Reuters) – Europe’s upcoming corporate earnings season may show whether the renewed optimism…

Chris Hipkins set to replace Jacinda Ardern as New Zealand prime minister

WELLINGTON, Jan 21 (Reuters) – Chris Hipkins, who played a key role in New Zealand’s response…