Jailed British anti-Muslim activist Robinson released on bail

Wednesday, 01 August 2018

Jailed British anti-Muslim activist Tommy Robinson has been released on bail after his appeal ......

London taxi drivers mull class action suit against Uber

Tuesday, 24 July 2018

London cab drivers are examining the possibility of bringing a class action suit against Uber, their ......

Jailed British-Iranian charity worker faces new charges in Tehran

Monday, 09 October 2017

Iranian authorities have opened a new case against a British-Iranian charity worker serving five ......

UK says wants to negotiate trade deals during Brexit transition

Monday, 09 October 2017

Britain will seek to negotiate trade deals with countries outside the European Union during a Brexit ......

Saudi King Salman meets British PM Theresa May; grants her King Abdulaziz Sash

Wednesday, 05 April 2017

Saudi King Salman held an official talks session with British Prime Minister Theresa May at ......

Turkish leaders proudly remember Ottoman WWI victory in Iraq

Saturday, 30 April 2016

Turkey’s leaders on Friday celebrated the 100th anniversary of a famous victory by the Ottoman ......

France: British people will vote to stay in EU

Friday, 26 February 2016

France said Friday it believed British people would vote against leaving the European Union in a ......

U.S., allies demand U.N. action after Iran missile test

Thursday, 22 October 2015

The United States, Britain, France and Germany called on Wednesday for the United Nations Security ......

Britain urged to accept more Syrian refugees

Monday, 12 October 2015

Britain must accept more Syrian refugees faster in response to a humanitarian crisis of people ......

Britain's Osbourne wants to lead trade mission to Iran

Friday, 25 September 2015

Britain’s second most powerful man, George Osborne, will lead a trade delegation to Iran next ......

ISIS militant ‘Jihadi John’ vows to attack Britain

Sunday, 23 August 2015

ISIS militant known as Jihadi John was filmed unmasked in Syria for the first time, promising to ......

Britain says its pilots conducted Syria air strikes

Friday, 17 July 2015

British pilots have taken part in air strikes against Islamic State of Iraq and Syria militants in ......

Russian military TV station offers job to Jeremy Clarkson

Sunday, 29 March 2015

A television station owned by the Russian defense ministry is offering a job to former "Top ......

British govt to request information from web giants on extremists

Sunday, 19 October 2014

The British government summoned Google, Facebook, Twitter and Microsoft to a meeting where officials ......

Obama summoned to battle by a decision made by ISIS

Sunday, 31 August 2014

Raghida Dergham is Columnist, Senior Diplomatic Correspondent, and New York Bureau Chief for the London-based Al Hayat newspaper since 1989. She is dean of the international media at the United Nations. Dergham is Founder and Executive Chairman of Beirut Institute, an indigenous, independent, inter-generational think tank for the Arab region with a global reach. An authority on strategic international relations, Dergham is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, and an Honorary Fellow at the Foreign Policy Association. She served on the International Media Council of the World Economic Forum, and is a member of the Development Advisory Committee of the IAP- the Global Network of Science Academies. She can be reached on Twitter @RaghidaDergham

In addition to covering the crucial American-Soviet Summits in the 80s and the 27th Congress of the Soviet Communist Party, she has conducted hundreds of interviews with Heads of State and Government Leaders throughout the world and moderated a roundtable of eight Presidents and Prime Ministers for UNCTAD at Bangkok in 1991. Dergham is Contributor to The Huffington Post, Opinion Writer for Al Arabiya English, and has contributed to The New York Times, The Washington Post, and Newsweek. She was Political Analyst for NBC, MSNBC and the Arab satellite LBC for eight years as well as a Contributing Editor for LA Times Syndicate Global Viewpoint. As president of the United Nations Correspondents Association for 1997, Dergham was appointed to the Task Force on the Reorientation of Public Information by U.N. Secretary General Kofi Annan, and served as Chairman of the Dag Hammarskjold Fund Board in 2005.

Dergham is a frequent lecturer at Universities, Think Tanks and Business Councils throughout the world She spoke at Harvard, Princeton, Columbia and Georgetown among other distinguished universities. She is a frequent participant in Policy conferences and is quoted in several books. A recipient of numerous lifetime achievement awards, Dr. Dergham is in SUNY's Hall of Fame as a Distinguished Alumna and has received an Honorary Doctorate of Letters from the New York State University comprised of 64 institutions.