August 1, 2018
Katy Perry visits sick fan who missed concert

Katy Perry visits sick fan who missed concert

Image copyright EPA Katy Perry paid a visit to a sick fan in Australia after she had to miss the star’s concert on Monday. Eight-year-old Grace […]
August 1, 2018
Zimbabwe’s Zanu-PF ‘has most seats’

Zimbabwe’s Zanu-PF ‘has most seats’

Image copyright AFP/Getty Images Image caption Zanu-PF supporters hold up pictures of President Emmerson Mnangagwa at a pre-vote rally Zimbabwe’s ruling Zanu-PF party has won the […]
August 1, 2018
US mulls higher tariffs on Chinese goods

US mulls higher tariffs on Chinese goods

Image copyright Getty Images The US is considering 25% tariffs on $200bn (£152bn) of Chinese goods, much higher than the 10% it previously indicated it might […]
August 1, 2018
Walking in a god’s hands on Vietnam bridge

Walking in a god’s hands on Vietnam bridge

A bridge made to look like a golden thread held up by a god is drawing tourists in Vietnam.
August 1, 2018
US release of 3D-printed gun plans blocked

US release of 3D-printed gun plans blocked

Image copyright AFP/Getty Image caption One version of a 3D printed gun A US federal judge in Seattle has blocked the release of software that allows […]
August 1, 2018
US embassy auctioning 1,200 toilet rolls

US embassy auctioning 1,200 toilet rolls

Image copyright US State Department Image caption One of several broken vacuums and packs of toilet rolls for sale on the US embassy’s online auction The […]
August 1, 2018
Canada using DNA websites to ID migrants

Canada using DNA websites to ID migrants

Image copyright Toronto Star via Getty Images Image caption Canadian officials used Ebrahim Toure’s DNA in an attempt to establish his nationality Canada is using DNA […]
August 1, 2018
Airliner crashes in Mexico – reports

Airliner crashes in Mexico – reports

Image copyright Protección Civil Durango/Twitter Image caption The plane was flying from Durango to Mexico City A passenger plane has crashed in the capital of Mexico’s […]
August 1, 2018
S Africa head vows push on land reform

S Africa head vows push on land reform

Image copyright AFP/Getty Image caption President Cyril Ramaphosa promised land reform on his election in February South Africa will push ahead with plans to amend the […]