UK economy set to have weakest performance of G7: IMF

Britain’s economy will slam into reverse this year and will have the worst performance of the advanced nations, the IMF warns.

Memphis prosecutor sees more charges possible in Nichols case

Memphis prosecutors could bring more criminal charges against police officers and others involved in the events leading up to and following the fatal beating of Tyre Nichols, the county district attorney said in a statement on Twitter on Tuesday.

Myanmar 2 Years Later Myanmar Commander-in-Chief Senior General Min Aung Hlaing has pledged to hold an election in August.
US, UK, Canada, Australia plan new sanctions on Myanmar

The United States government along with its allies will impose sanctions on several Myanmar officials and companies, a statement indicates.

Italy faces attacks by global anarchists: minister

International anarchists backing jailed militant Alfredo Cospito are being “mobilised against the Italian state,” Foreign Minister Antonio Tajani says.

Pakistan mosque blast death toll rises to 100

Officials say 100 people, mostly policemen, have been killed after the bombing of a mosque in Peshawar.

Ambulance staff in England set to strike

A union says thousands of ambulance workers in England will take part in strike action on February 10 in a dispute over pay and staffing.

Norway’s wealth fund posts record $233 billion loss

After years of soaring profits, Norway’s wealth fund has ended up a staggering $A233 billion in the red as Ukraine, inflation and rate hikes took their toll.