On his visit to Baghdad and Erbil, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu brought with him Turkey’s mixed signals about the planned referendum on Iraqi Kurdish independence, asking for its cancellation but naming no consequences from his country.
U.S. stock benchmarks opened higher on Friday and looked set to log weekly gains as investors focused on the possibility of tax reform and the start of the Jackson Hole symposium of central bankers in ... Read more
Over fifty people including women, children, and security personnel were killed or wounded in a coordinated attack on a mosque in Kabul city this afternoon. The incident took place after a group of in ... Read more
Iraqi government forces broke through Islamic State's lines inside Tal Afar on Friday, and reached the old city centre and the neighbourhood around the Ottoman-era citadel, according to a military sta ... Read more
Broadcaster hopes to cash in on show’s popular status but advertisers have been cautious amid economic uncertainty Channel 4’s hopes that The Great British Bake Off will recoup the £25m a year it need ... Read more