Business

Thomas Cook Goes Bankrupt, Leaves Travellers Stranded

Thomas Cook, the world’s oldest travel firm, collapsed on Monday, stranding hundreds of thousands of holidaymakers around the globe and sparking the largest peacetime repatriation effort in British history. Chief Executive Peter Fankhauser said it was a matter of profound regret that the company had gone out of business after it failed to secure a […]

Sports

How Joshua overpowered Povetkin

Britain’s Anthony Joshua retained his world heavyweight titles by inflicting the first stoppage defeat of Alexander Povetkin’s professional career with a ruthless seventh-round finish at Wembley Stadium on Saturday. A previously close contest turned in Joshua’s favour decisively when he sent the Russian crashing to the canvas with a straight right hand and left hook. […]

Diplomatic Channel

Hope diminishes for Brexit as senior negotiator resigns

Britain’s hope of exiting the European Union has been dealt a big blow with David Davis, the most senior official in charge of the negotiation resigning two days after Prime Minister Theresa May announced she had finally united her quarrelsome government to support the plan. Davis who was Brexit Secretary told May in a letter […]