Royal Biographer: Prince Harry is a "difficult teenager" – TalkTV

Royal Biographer: Prince Harry is a "difficult teenager" – TalkTV

Royal Biographer: Prince Harry is a “difficult teenager”  TalkTV Shocking reason Prince Harry turned down Prince William’s efforts to reconcile: book  New York Post Prince Harry snubbed William’s peace offering amid family ‘crisis’: book  Page Six Why Prince Harry snubbed Prince William’s offer of secret summit to heal rift  Daily Mail Prince Harry turned down a crisis meeting with … Read more

Truss’s ‘yes’ boosts Macron’s new European forum initiative

Truss’s ‘yes’ boosts Macron’s new European forum initiative

44 EU and non-EU countries to attend Prague summit on Oct. 6 European Political Community is brainchild of France’s Macron Some diplomats deride talking shop but others see benefits PARIS, Oct 3 (Reuters) – UK Prime Minister Liz Truss’s decision to join the inaugural summit of a pan-European grouping this week has given a boost … Read more

UK’s Truss forced into humiliating tax U-turn

UK’s Truss forced into humiliating tax U-turn

Truss had defended the policy on Sunday Kwarteng now says it was a distraction Cut in highest tax rate was small part of overall plan Markets concerned about how plan was to be financed BIRMINGHAM, England, Oct 3 (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Liz Truss was forced on Monday into a humiliating U-turn, reversing plans … Read more

Tencent shifts focus to majority deals, overseas gaming assets for growth

Tencent shifts focus to majority deals, overseas gaming assets for growth

HONG KONG, Oct 1 (Reuters) – Tencent is resetting its M&A strategy to put more focus on buying majority stakes mainly in overseas gaming companies, as the tech giant eyes global expansion to offset slowing growth at home in China, people with direct knowledge of the matter said. Tencent Holding Ltd (0700.HK) has for years … Read more

Oil rebounds 3% as OPEC+ weighs biggest output cut since 2020

Oil rebounds 3% as OPEC+ weighs biggest output cut since 2020

OPEC+ considers cut of more than 1 mln bpd -sources China issues largest oil products quota this year SINGAPORE, Oct 3 (Reuters) – Oil prices jumped more than 3% in early Asian trade on Monday, as OPEC+ considers cutting output by more than 1 million barrels a day for its biggest reduction since the pandemic, … Read more

UK ‘blind’ to devastating wave of new Covid variants, experts warn

UK ‘blind’ to devastating wave of new Covid variants, experts warn

T he UK is “blind” to new Covid variants which could cause a devastating new wave, health experts have warned. Covid infections in the UK have risen by 14 per cent in a week, according to the Office for National Statistics, in a sign that the autumn wave of infections is underway. More than 1.1 … Read more

UK’s Truss tries to reassure on economic plan

UK’s Truss tries to reassure on economic plan

Defends economic plan, saying it is right Also tries to reassure Says Kwarteng made decision on high tax rate BIRMINGHAM, England, Oct 2 (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Liz Truss tried to reassure her party and the public on Sunday by saying she should have done more to “lay the ground” for an economic plan … Read more

Stampede, riot at Indonesia football match kill 174, league suspended

Stampede, riot at Indonesia football match kill 174, league suspended

East Java stadium disaster apparently worst since 1964 Around 180 injured during crowd stampede Indonesia football association suspends league to investigate Police say they fired tear gas to control crowd MALANG, Indonesia, Oct 2 (Reuters) – At least 174 people were killed and 180 injured in a stampede and riot at a soccer match in … Read more

UK’s Labour Party has 19-point lead over Conservatives, Opinium poll shows

UK’s Labour Party has 19-point lead over Conservatives, Opinium poll shows

LONDON, Oct 1 (Reuters) – Britain’s opposition Labour Party has extended its lead over Prime Minister Liz Truss’s Conservative Party to 19 points, an opinion poll by market research company Opinium showed on Saturday, on the eve of the Conservatives’ annual conference. Opinium’s is the latest in a series of polls to show a growing … Read more

Britain has ‘too many’ low-skilled migrants, interior minister says

Britain has ‘too many’ low-skilled migrants, interior minister says

LONDON, Oct 1 (Reuters) – Britain has too many low-skilled migrant workers and very high numbers of international students, who often brought dependents with them, the country’s new interior minister Suella Braverman said in an interview with The Sun on Sunday newspaper. Braverman said new Prime Minister Liz Truss’s government aimed to stick to a … Read more