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Khashoggi Case: Liam Fox Pulls Out Of Saudi Summit

3 weeks ago /

The UK's International Trade Secretary, Liam Fox, has pulled out of attending an investment conference in Saudi Arabia next week.

Khashoggi Disappearance: Last Column Published

3 weeks ago /

Missing Saudi journalist,  Jamal Khashoggi's last column - a call for press freedom across the Arab world, has been published by the Washington Post.

College Shooting Kills 17

3 weeks ago /

Dozens more wounded and at least 17 people have been killed and in a shooting at a college in Russian-annexed Crimea.

Indian Guru Sentenced To Life

3 weeks ago /

A self-styled Indian guru and 14 others have been sentenced to life in prison for killing four women and an 18-month-old baby in 2014.

Ethiopia Appoints First Female Defence Minister

3 weeks ago /

Ethiopia’s Prime Minister, Abiy Ahmed, has appointed the country's first female Defence Minister in a new cabinet in which half the posts are taken up by women.

Australia May Recognise Jerusalem As Israeli Capital

3 weeks ago /

Australia is considering recognising Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and moving its embassy there from Tel Aviv.

Jamal Khashoggi: Turkey Widens Search For Clues To Disappearance

4 weeks ago /

Turkey is widening its search for clues to the disappearance of Saudi journalist, Jamal Khashoggi to include the Saudi consul's Istanbul residence.

Turkish Officials To Search Saudi Consulate Over Khashoggi Disappearance

4 weeks ago /

Turkish officials believe Saudi agents murdered Khashoggi in the consulate nearly two weeks ago, but Riyadh strongly denies this.

Somalia Attack Death Toll Rises To 20

4 weeks ago /

The death toll from Saturday’s twin bombings in Baidoa Somalia has risen to 20 Militant group Al-shabab has claimed responsibility for the attack, which left 40 others wounded.

France Flood Kills Six

4 weeks ago /

At least six people have been killed by flash floods in the Aude region of southwestern France. Local authorities say several months' worth of rain fell in just a few hours overnight, leaving roads blocked in some areas.

Trump Accuses Climate Change Scientists Of “ Political Agenda”

4 weeks ago /

US President Donald Trump has accused climate change scientists of having a "political agenda" as he cast doubt on whether humans were responsible for the earth's rising temperatures.

E.U. Prepares For Brexit

4 weeks ago /

The European Union says it is stepping up preparations for the possibility that Britain will crash out of the bloc

Hurricane Michael Leaves 'Unimaginable Destruction'

1 month ago /

Hurricane Michael left "unimaginable destruction" as it ploughed into coastal areas of Florida, the state's governor, Rick Scott says.

Astronauts Escape Malfunctioning Soyuz Rocket

1 month ago /

A US astronaut and a Russian cosmonaut were forced to make an emergency landing after their Russian Soyuz rocket malfunctioned en route to the International Space Station (ISS).

Jamal Khashoggi: Turkish Media Says Video Shows Disappearance Plot

1 month ago /

Turkish media outlets have published CCTV footage, which they say, shows evidence of a plot linked to missing Saudi journalist,  Jamal Khashoggi.

North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un Invites Pope Francis

1 month ago /

North Korean Leader, Kim Jong Un, has invited Pope Francis to visit Pyongyang in a gesture designed to highlight peace efforts on the Korean peninsula.

Trump Apologises To Brett Kavanaugh

1 month ago /

President Donald Trump has apologised to his New Supreme Court Justice, Brett Kavanaugh, for what he described as a "campaign of lies" during the confirmation hearings.

Brazil Election Goes For Run-Off

1 month ago /

A far-right candidate, Jair Bolsonaro, has won the first round of Brazil's presidential election.

Cameroon Vote Count On-Going

1 month ago /

In Cameroon, counting of votes has begun in an election that will likely see the return of President Paul Biya for a seventh term.

 

Bulgarian Journalist Murdered

1 month ago /

Leading EU politicians and media activists urged Bulgaria on Monday to conduct a fast investigation into the murder of journalist Viktoria Marinova, as mourners planned vigils across the Balkan country.