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World 19 Apr 2012 | 12:00 AM Premium

Sarkozy, cornered, threatens Left with a "lesson"

PARIS (Reuters) - With his back against the wall, President Nicolas Sarkozy brushed off opinion polls that show he will lose France's presidential election to deliver a defiant speech three days from the first round of the vote.

World 19 Apr 2012 | 12:00 AM Premium

Sarkozy, cornered, threatens Left with a "lesson"

PARIS (Reuters) - With his back against the wall, President Nicolas Sarkozy brushed off opinion polls that show he will lose France's presidential election to deliver a defiant speech three days from the first round of the vote.

World 01 May 2012 | 12:00 AM Premium

Mysterious Vienna death of Gaddafi oil boss arouses suspicion

VIENNA (Reuters) - The mysterious drowning of Muammar Gaddafi's former oil boss in Vienna has shaken friends and colleagues, who suspect he was murdered by enemies - who knew he couldn't swim and had reason to want him silenced.

Nation 21 May 2012 | 12:00 AM Premium

Don’t set preconditions if you are sincere, Mustapa tells PAS

PETALING JAYA: PAS should not set any preconditions if it is sincere about having a muzakarah (discussion) with Umno, said Kelantan Umno chief Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed.

World 04 Jul 2012 | 12:00 AM Premium

Can turning Taliban foot soldiers turn the Afghan war?

KABUL (Reuters) - Former Taliban fighter Mullah Rassoul is a man with few friends.

World 05 Jul 2012 | 12:00 AM Premium

Defection cheers anti-Assad coalition at Paris meet

PARIS (Reuters) - Reports of the defection of a general and personal friend of Bashar al-Assad will cheer the Syrian leader's enemies at a meeting in Paris on Friday of the Western and Arab states that want to drive him from power.

World 05 Jul 2012 | 12:00 AM Premium

Defection cheers anti-Assad coalition at Paris meet

PARIS (Reuters) - Reports of the defection of a general and personal friend of Bashar al-Assad will cheer the Syrian leader's enemies at a meeting in Paris on Friday of the Western and Arab states that want to drive him from power.

World 06 Jul 2012 | 12:00 AM Premium

Friend of Assad deserts Syria for France

BEIRUT (Reuters) - Syrian general Manaf Tlas, a friend and ally of President Bashar al-Assad who headed a unit of the elite Republican Guard, has fled Damascus and is on his way to Paris, a close family friend and the French government said on Friday.

World 06 Jul 2012 | 12:00 AM Premium

Defection cheers anti-Assad coalition at Paris meet

PARIS (Reuters) - Reports of the defection of a general who is a personal friend of Bashar al-Assad will cheer the Syrian leader's enemies at a meeting in Paris on Friday of the Western and Arab states that want to drive him from power.

World 11 Jul 2012 | 12:00 AM Premium

No foul play in death of Gaddafi oil boss - Austria

VIENNA (Reuters) - Vienna prosecutors have ruled out foul play in the death of Libya's Gaddafi-era prime minister and oil chief Shokri Ghanem, concluding he drowned after suffering a heart attack, Austrian media reported on Wednesday.