The famed clock tower’s bells at the Houses of Parliament in London will not toll for a while, but when isn’t clear. The clock will keep ticking, most of the time.
The Iranian asylum seeker set himself on fire during a visit by United Nations officials to the detention center on the Pacific island nation of Nauru.
The nomination of Mr. Tohti, selected for trying to promote dialogue in the troubled Xinjiang region of China, was all but certain to anger Beijing.
Ms. Rubin has spent much of her career covering Iraq, Afghanistan and the Balkans.
Two years before the Paris and Brussels assaults, a special branch of the group was churning out smaller attacks that the authorities repeatedly discounted as isolated or random acts.
Celebrated primarily in Britain, the unofficial Ed Balls Day commemorates a former member of Parliament’s tweet of his own name.
Jeremy Corbyn, the Labour Party leader, suspended Ms. Shah for endorsing anti-Israel posts on social media before she joined Parliament.
The suspension of Ken Livingstone came a day after Labour’s leader, Jeremy Corbyn, disciplined another party member over anti-Israel posts on social media.
The political system is malfunctioning as Kurds, Shiites and Sunnis fight to control a nation that might be better off if split among them, some experts say.
A hospital assisted by Doctors Without Borders was struck in a government airstrike, killing dozens, and rebels retaliated with deadly mortar strikes.
Once a year, Twitter users, mostly in Britain, revel in a what has come to be known as Ed Balls Day. Here is some background on the famous tweet and the annual parodies.
The city owned so many apartments that no one was certain how many there were or who lived in them, and many were doled out in a political spoils system.