World News

Video shows Canadian PM Justin Trudeau in blackface

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 13:30:00 +0100

A video showing Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau in blackface has put more pressure on his campaign for re-election less than five weeks before voters go to the polls.

Pilot caught on high-voltage power line after fighter jet crash

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 11:18:00 +0100

A Belgian fighter jet has crashed in northwest France, leaving a pilot caught on a high-voltage electricity line.

Suicide attack on Afghan hospital kills at least 20

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 11:15:00 +0100

At least 20 people have been killed and more than 90 wounded in a suicide bombing on a hospital in southern Afghanistan.

Pregnant mum stabbed to death in bed on beach holiday

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 07:41:00 +0100

A pregnant woman was stabbed to death in her bed as she slept alongside her husband and toddler son at a luxury resort in South Africa.

Footballer Kelvin Maynard shot dead in Amsterdam drive-by

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 12:54:00 +0100

Former Burton footballer Kelvin Maynard has been shot dead in his car in Amsterdam, his Dutch club has announced.

School kids suing US government over climate change

Wed, 18 Sep 2019 10:43:00 +0100

In the beautiful state of Oregon an almighty legal row with international implications is unfolding.

New Huawei Mate 30 phone to launch without Google apps

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 15:17:00 +0100

The latest flagship smartphone from Huawei will launch without crucial Google apps and services due a US trade ban on the company.

China's 'Loch Ness monster' a lot of hot air(bag)

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 09:43:00 +0100

China doesn't have its own version of the Loch Ness Monster after all, it seems.

Saudi Arabia shows 'material evidence' of Iranian involvement in oil attacks

Wed, 18 Sep 2019 17:23:00 +0100

The Saudis have displayed what they say are cruise missiles and drones proving Iran's responsibility for the recent attack on oil facilities.

'Flying taxi' stopped by police during tests in Paris

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 10:54:00 +0100

An ambitious "flying taxi" dubbed "a James Bond car for everybody" has been stopped by police during a test run above the River Seine in Paris.