UK calls for pragmatism as Liz Truss leads Northern Ireland Brexit talks for 2022

The UK calls for pragmatism as Liz Truss leads Northern Ireland Brexit talks. The British government has relaunched talks with the European Union on Northern Ireland's post-Brexit status, calling for Brussels to be "pragmatic" after months of deadlock. Northern Ireland is at the centre of attention as both sides sit...

Kyrgyzstan musicians wrongful arrest in protest-hit Kazakhstan

A well-known musicians wrongful arrest - returned to his home country of Kyrgyzstan on Monday after authorities in neighbouring Kazakhstan wrongly accused him of taking part in last week’s anti-government protests that roiled the ex-Soviet nation. But for jazz pianist Vikram Ruzakhunov’s colleagues and activists, his release only highlights the...