7 November 2016

UN chief urges Cyprus leaders to seize peace deal chance

A Turkish, left, and Turkish Cypriot breakaway flag fly at a Turkish military guard post in the divided capital Nicosia in the eastern Mediterranean island of Cyprus, Sunday, Nov. 6, 2016. Past efforts to solve the ethnical division of Cyprus have failed, but the leaders are heading to the Swiss resort of Mont Pelerin for meetings next week that could be the precursor to one last summit to sort out the final details of a deal.
The United Nations chief on Monday urged the rival leaders of ethnically divided Cyprus to seize the opportunity for a reunification deal that he said is within their grasp.
U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said the two leaders are at a "critical juncture" in talks now taking place in Mont Pelerin, Switzerland, and encouraged them to make the most of the moment.

India, Britain talk trade and investment during May's visit

British Prime Minister Theresa May, left, and her Indian counterpart Narendra Modi, attend the India-U.K Tech Summit in New Delhi, India, Monday, Nov. 7, 2016. The two prime ministers have begun wide-ranging talks aimed at deepening ties between their two countries and boosting trade and investment as the U.K. plans to leave the European Union. May arrived in New Delhi late Sunday on her first bilateral visit overseas since she became prime minister in July.
British Prime Minister Theresa May and her Indian counterpart, Narendra Modi, held talks Monday aimed at deepening ties between their countries and boosting trade and investment as the U.K. prepares to leave the European Union.
May arrived in New Delhi late Sunday on her first trip outside of Europe since she became prime minister in July. She was accompanied by trade officials and a large business delegation consisting predominantly of small and medium-sized businesses.

Justin Bieber wins 3 MTV EMA Europe music awards

In this Nov. 7, 2015 file photo, Justin Bieber arrives at the Cannes festival palace in Cannes, southeastern France. Justin Bieber could add another five MTV EMA European music awards to the five he won last year. Bieber is tied with Beyonce for the most nominations at the awards show Sunday, Nov. 6, 2018, in the Dutch port city of Rotterdam.
Justin Bieber's "Beliebers" helped turn him into the biggest winner Sunday at the MTV EMA European music awards. Again.
Bieber, who carried away the most silverware at the MTV EMAs last year with five awards, won Best Song this time around for his smash "Sorry," and also took away the title of Best Canadian Act. His army of so-called Beliebers earned him his third crown of the night, Biggest Fans, in online voting via Twitter and Instagram that closed shortly before the show started.