Rishi Sunak to be Britain’s new prime minister as rival Penny Mordaunt drops out of race

Rishi Sunak has been named the UK’s new prime minister after defeating rival Penny Mordaunt in the country’s fast-paced leadership race. Holly Adams | Getty Images News | Getty Images LONDON – With the appointment of Rishi Sunak as the UK’s new prime minister, the race for the Conservative Party leadership has begun to fill … Read more

Ukraine seeks to root out occupiers, collaborators and saboteurs in reclaimed territory; ‘hard to tell’ if war is at a turning point, Biden says

Russian propagandists mistakenly published an article announcing victory, then removed it Just two days after the Kremlin invasion in late February, Russian state media mistakenly published and then quickly deleted an article claiming victory in Ukraine and declaring “the beginning of a new era.” The Atlantic said In a report on Monday. The incident has … Read more

UK energy bills to rise by 80% in October as regulator announces hike

LONDON – Britain’s energy regulator announced on Friday it would raise the main cap on consumers’ energy bills from £1,971 a year to an average of £3,549, as campaign groups, think tanks and politicians urged the government to tackle the life-energy crisis. . The standard charge for their combined electricity and gas bill in England, … Read more

25 confirmed dead after Russian attack on Ukraine Independence Day; UK to send Kyiv new drones package

The State Department condemned Russia’s ‘so-called tribunals’ in Mariupol US State Department spokesman Ned Price holds a press conference on Afghanistan on August 16, 2021 at the State Department in Washington. Kevin Lamarck | Reuters The State Department condemned Moscow’s “so-called tribunals” in the Russian-controlled city of Mariupol. “The Kremlin is trying to deflect responsibility … Read more

UK inflation hits new 40-year high of 10.1% as food and energy price surge continues

Liz Truss and Rushie Sunak between The Sun Showdown: The Fight for Number 10, the latest debate for the Conservative Party leadership candidates. As food and energy prices rise and real incomes fall, the next prime minister will be forced to confront historic cost of living. Dominic Lipinski | pa image | Getty Images LONDON … Read more

Russia urged to withdraw forces from Ukrainian nuclear power plant; Putin turns to North Korea for friendship

Brittany Griner defense team appeals against Russian drug convictions US Women’s National Basketball Association (NBA) basketball player Brittany Griner, who was detained at Moscow’s Sheremetyevo Airport and later charged with possession of marijuana, awaits the verdict in the defendants’ cage before a court hearing in Khimki outside Moscow on August. 4, 2022. Evgenia Novozhenina | … Read more

Zelenskyy slams Ukrainian officials for revealing tactics; details of Crimea airbase blasts emerge

Eleven rockets hit Kramtorsk, Ukraine at 2 a.m., mayor says Eleven Russian rockets hit the eastern Ukrainian city of Kramatorsk, its mayor, Oleksandr Honcharenko, reported on his Facebook page. “Private houses were destroyed. There is no information about the victims. The occupiers destroy everything in their path – a terror tactic,” he wrote in a … Read more

Satellite images show Russian warplanes destroyed in Crimea; Moscow’s military exports under strain

Ukraine’s defense minister says Russia succeeds when it ‘succeeds in dividing us Ukraine’s Defense Minister Oleksiy Reznikov attends a meeting of the Ukraine Security Advisory Group at Ramstein Air Base on April 26, 2022 in Ramstein-Miesenbach, Germany. Thomas Lohnes | Getty Images Ukrainian Defense Minister Oleksiy Reznikov thanked his British, Danish and American counterparts for … Read more

Satellite images show Russian warplanes destroyed in Crimea; Moscow’s military exports under strain

Ukraine’s defense minister says Russia succeeds when it ‘succeeds in dividing us Ukraine’s Defense Minister Oleksiy Reznikov attends a meeting of the Ukraine Security Advisory Group at Ramstein Air Base on April 26, 2022 in Ramstein-Miesenbach, Germany. Thomas Lohnes | Getty Images Ukrainian Defense Minister Oleksiy Reznikov thanked his British, Danish and American counterparts for … Read more

Zelenskyy vows to liberate Crimea; Ukraine fears Russian damage to major nuclear plant

Ukrainian agricultural exports could reach 5 million tons a month under the grain initiative, the UN says Aerial view of Barbados flagged empty grain ship “Fulmar S” and representatives of Russia, Ukraine, Turkey and the United Nations (UN) Joint Coordination Center (JCC) inspect the ship in Istanbul, Turkey on August 05, 2022. . Islam Yakut … Read more