Opposition urges 'Russia without Putin' in rally for slain liberal

Opposition supporters attend a march in memory of murdered Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov in downtown Moscow. It is the first such rally since Russia’s Vladimir Putin announced controversial changes to the …

Snake eats towel: A vet explains her strangest day at work

It could have been the end for Monty the jungle carpet python, who got a bit peckish recently and decided to eat an entire beach towel. Footage of vet Dr Olivia …

U.K. Home Office Head Quits Over Priti Patel Bullying Row

(Bloomberg) — Philip Rutnam, one of the U.K.’s most senior civil servants, quit his job at the government department responsible for policing, counter-terrorism and immigration over what he claims was an …

Opposition urges 'Russia without Putin' in rally for slain liberal

Opposition supporters attend a march in memory of murdered Kremlin critic Boris Nemtsov in downtown Moscow. It is the first such rally since Russia’s Vladimir Putin announced controversial changes to the …

Snake eats towel: A vet explains her strangest day at work

It could have been the end for Monty the jungle carpet python, who got a bit peckish recently and decided to eat an entire beach towel. Footage of vet Dr Olivia …

U.K. Home Office Head Quits Over Priti Patel Bullying Row

(Bloomberg) — Philip Rutnam, one of the U.K.’s most senior civil servants, quit his job at the government department responsible for policing, counter-terrorism and immigration over what he claims was an …

Three die in dry-ice incident at Moscow pool party

Image copyright Getty ImagesImage caption Dry ice was dumped into the pool, apparently to cool it down Three people have died after dry ice was poured into a swimming pool at …

Iran dismisses 'rumours' as virus deaths jump to 43

A municipal cleaner disinfects a metro train in Tehran as part of efforts to stem the spread of the coronavirus which has now killed 43 in Iran, according to official figures …

The ‘Puppet Master’ of Putin’s Kremlin Is Out, but His Sinister Policies Are Still In

ALEXEI NIKOLSKY/AFP via Getty Images More Trump’s Fury at Intel Briefing Shows Putin’s Bet Keeps Paying Off He also became Russia’s ruthless hand in rebellious eastern Ukraine through the last six …

The Taliban Peace Deal Might Have Been Had Many Years and Thousands of Lives Ago

John Moore More The end was closing in on them. Not two months after the U.S. invaded Afghanistan in 2001, the Taliban’s Kandahar stronghold was about to fall to its Northern …

Iran's coronavirus death toll rises to 43, 593 people infected

DUBAI, Feb 29 (Reuters) – Iran’s death toll from the coronavirus outbreak has reached 43, a health official told state TV on Saturday, adding that the number of infected people across …