• World
    Nato offers people-smuggling patrols

    Nato is ready to patrol the Aegean Sea to deter people-smugglers taking migrants from Turkey to Greece, US Defence Secretary Ashton Carter says. …read more Read more here: Nato offers people-smuggling patrols

  • Pro-Erdogan Turkish papers ‘attacked’

    Assailants hurl petrol bombs and fire shots at the offices of two pro-government Turkish newspapers in Istanbul, the papers and the police say. …read more Read more here: Pro-Erdogan Turkish papers ‘attacked’

  • Anxiety drags down European markets

    London’s top shares fall nearly 3%, while other European markets see even bigger falls, amid anxiety about the health of the global economy. …read more Read more here: Anxiety drags down European markets

  • World
    VIDEO: Brit lives in Dunkirk migrant camp

    Winter rains have led to squalid conditions in the migrant camps of northern France. Yet one British citizen has chosen to live in Dunkirk, to be with his family. …read more Read more here: VIDEO: Brit lives in Dunkirk migrant camp

  • Business
    There’s A Lesson In Spain’s Surreal, Unfinished Cities

    By Kate Abbey-Lambertz In a memorable scene in “The Big Short,” the Oscar-nominated 2015 movie about the financial crisis, a real estate agent shows the main characters around a desolate Florida subdivision. She insists that the market is just in a lull as they drive past rows and rows of vacant homes. But it wasn’t […]

  • Politics & News
    HuffPost Rise: What You Need To Know On February 11

    By Jade Walker Welcome to the HuffPost Rise Morning Newsbrief, a short wrap-up of the news to help you start your day. — This feed and its contents are the property of The Huffington Post, and use is subject to our terms. It may be used for personal consumption, but may not be distributed on […]

  • India schools shut over leopard fears

    More than 100 schools are closed in Bangalore after reports that another leopard is sighted on the outskirts of the Indian city. …read more Read more here: India schools shut over leopard fears

  • VIDEO: On the border of Kaesong industrial park

    The BBC’s Steve Evans reports from the border between North and South Korea on the shutting down of operations by South Korea, in the Kaesong industrial park. …read more Read more here: VIDEO: On the border of Kaesong industrial park

  • World
    Russia Proposes March Truce In Syria, But No Agreement Has Been Reached

    By Jade Walker World powers pressed Russia on Wednesday to stop bombing around Aleppo in support of a Syrian government offensive to recapture the city and a Western official said Moscow had presented a proposal envisaging a truce in three weeks’ time. Secretary of State John Kerry is pushing for a ceasefire and more aid […]