Why are Sweden and Finland not yet in Nato and does the alliance want them?

Analysis: the two countries are considering applying to join after Russia’s invasion of Ukraine

Finland and Sweden could apply for membership of the 30-nation Nato alliance within days, ending decades of military non-alignment in a historic shift triggered by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Here is a brief look at the background and implications of their decisions.

Continue reading…

Breaking news from the Washington Post

Inside the global hunt for a culprit in mysterious hepatitis cases

Breaking news from the Times of India

Gyanvapi mosque row: 3 key directions of Supreme Court

Breaking news from the Telegraph

Rebekah Vardy vs Coleen Rooney: Jamie Vardy says ‘confused’ Wayne Rooney ‘talking nonsense’ in court

Breaking news from New York Times

Poor Countries Face a Mounting Catastrophe Fueled by Inflation and Debt

Breaking news from the Washington Post

Inside the global hunt for a culprit in mysterious hepatitis cases

Breaking news from the Times of India

Gyanvapi mosque row: 3 key directions of Supreme Court

Breaking news from the Telegraph

Rebekah Vardy vs Coleen Rooney: Jamie Vardy says ‘confused’ Wayne Rooney ‘talking nonsense’ in court

Breaking news from New York Times

Poor Countries Face a Mounting Catastrophe Fueled by Inflation and Debt

Breaking news from the Guardian

‘Defenders of Mariupol are the heroes of our time’: the battle that gripped the world

Breaking news from South China Morning Post

Britain’s NHS ‘overreliant’ on China for medical supplies, report says

Breaking news from the Times of India

Gyanvapi mosque case: Varanasi court removes commissioner