October 11, 2018
A different way to measure wealth

A different way to measure wealth

Image copyright Matt Cardy/Getty Images Image caption More investment in education and health tends to lead to higher productivity, says the World Bank How do you […]
October 11, 2018
Man charged over US elections ‘bomb plot’

Man charged over US elections ‘bomb plot’

Image copyright AFP/Getty Images Image caption The National Mall is located in central Washington DC A man who planned to blow himself up in Washington DC […]
October 11, 2018
‘Flexitarian’ diets can limit future risks

‘Flexitarian’ diets can limit future risks

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Increased production of fruit and vegetables will be needed if diets change If the world wants to limit climate change, […]
October 11, 2018
Record-breaking ‘hell’ hurricane mauls US

Record-breaking ‘hell’ hurricane mauls US

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionDevastation as Michael makes landfall The most powerful hurricane ever to hit north-west Florida has flooded beach towns, […]
October 11, 2018
‘I believe my son is still alive’

‘I believe my son is still alive’

Nearly two weeks after a devastating earthquake and tsunami hit the Indonesian city of Palu, major search and rescue operations are due to end. More than […]
October 11, 2018
Donald Trump and a world of disorder

Donald Trump and a world of disorder

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Trump has often cut an isolated figure on the world stage At a moment when America has been focussed myopically […]
October 11, 2018
Will young people bother to vote in US?

Will young people bother to vote in US?

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionHang on, what ARE the US ‘mid-terms’? This election has been billed as one in which young people […]
October 11, 2018
Trump ‘demands answers’ on missing Saudi

Trump ‘demands answers’ on missing Saudi

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionJamal Khashoggi: What we know about the journalist’s disappearance President Donald Trump has vowed to “get to the […]
October 10, 2018
‘Monstrous’ hurricane set to hit Florida

‘Monstrous’ hurricane set to hit Florida

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Florida Governor Rick Scott warned state residents that “this storm could kill you” Powerful Hurricane Michael is set to make […]