Davos gets underway without Russia after ban over war in Ukraine

Political and business elites from around the globe have landed in Davos for the World Economic Forum which kicks off today is set to be dominated by Ukraine. Kyiv has dispatched a huge contingent of diplomats – led by foreign minister Dmytro Kuleba – as part of a charm offensive to secure new economic and … Read more

Ukraine war: Russia’s space agency chief issues fresh nuclear threat to the West

Russia will soon have 50 brand new nuclear missiles capable of reducing all enemies to a nuclear crater, the head of the country’s space agency has warned.  Dmitry Rogozin, the head of Roscosmos and a staunch Putin ally, said dozens of new Sarmat-2 missiles – measuring 14 storeys tall and weighing 208 tons – will … Read more

ANDREW PIERCE: Edward Leigh is silent on Pope’s ‘Putin altar boy’ jibe 

ANDREW PIERCE: Edward Leigh is silent on Pope’s ‘Putin altar boy’ jibe By Andrew Pierce for the Daily Mail Published: 01:52 BST, 23 May 2022 | Updated: 02:25 BST, 23 May 2022 Good Catholics like to take their lead from the Pope. So one might have expected Tory grandee Sir Edward Leigh to have publicly … Read more

Two-seater plane spells ‘make beer not war’ using its flightpath in skies over Poland

Two-seater plane spells ‘make beer not war’ using its flightpath in skies over Poland Polish jet writes ‘Make beer not war’ across 40-mile area in four-hour flight FlightRadar tracked journey to write sky message, which was followed by a heart Single-engine craft owned by flight school Smart Aviation in western city Poznan Smart Aviation did … Read more

Chelsea ‘to reveal cryptocurrency firm as new sleeve sponsor in £20m-a-year deal despite sanctions’

Chelsea ‘are set to reveal cryptocurrency firm WhaleFin as new shirt sleeve sponsor in lucrative £20m-a-year deal’ – in wake of Todd Boehly’s takeover of the club from Roman Abramovich Chelsea are set to announce a new shirt sleeve sponsor in a £20m-a-year deal  Cryptocurrency group WhaleFin are about to replace Korean company Hyundai The … Read more

UK hits Russia with third wave of trade sanctions worth £1.7bn – including precious metals imports

Britain hits Russia with third wave of trade sanctions worth £1.7bn – including precious metals imports – in latest action against Putin’s war machine Britain hits Russia with third wave of trade sanctions and targets metals imports The new package – which also hits Belarus – is aimed at £1.7bn worth of trade Ministers take … Read more

Wladimir Klitschko suggests a sensational return to boxing, after watching Tyson Fury’s fight

‘If the war in Ukraine ends soon and I’m in good shape…’: Wladimir Klitschko, 46, suggests a sensational return to boxing, after watching Tyson Fury’s fight… but only once he’s done with Russia in Kyiv’s Territorial Defence Ex-world heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko retired from boxing in 2017 Klitschko, whose brother Vitali is the Mayor of … Read more

Top Zelensky adviser says he ‘doesn’t understand’ UN Secretary General’s upcoming meeting with Putin

A top adviser to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said the United Nations Secretary-General is ‘not really’ authorized to speak for Kyiv when he meets with Russian President Vladimir Putin this week.  Speaking to NBC News’ Meet The Press on Sunday, Deputy Head of the Office of the President of Ukraine Ihor Zhovkva signaled his government was … Read more

Psaki warns price rises will be ‘extraordinarily elevated’ because of the war in Ukraine

President Joe Biden’s administration tried to get ahead of more dire inflation news, as the March consumer price index report will be released Tuesday. White House press secretary Jen Psaki said during Monday’s briefing that the White House expected ‘headline inflation to be extraordinarily elevated due to Putin’s price hike.’    Last month the same report … Read more

Russian F1 driver Nikita Mazepin has property worth £100 MILLION seized by Italian authorities

Sacked Russian Formula One driver Nikita Mazepin has had assets including property worth more than £100million seized by Italian authorities. The former Haas driver and his oligarch father Dmitry were sanctioned following Vladimir Putin’s savage invasion of Ukraine, days after he was dropped by his F1 team Haas. Today, Italian financial police seized their luxury villa … Read more