August 24, 2018
Russia says 63,000 troops sent to Syria

Russia says 63,000 troops sent to Syria

Image copyright AFP Image caption Russian forces have played a key role in consolidating the Syrian president’s position Russia has revealed the extent of its military […]
August 23, 2018
UK to publish ‘no-deal’ Brexit advice

UK to publish ‘no-deal’ Brexit advice

Image copyright PA The UK government will begin advising people, businesses, and other groups about how to plan for the possibility of leaving the EU without […]
August 23, 2018
Australia PM faces new leadership challenge

Australia PM faces new leadership challenge

Image copyright EPA Image caption Malcolm Turnbull is facing calls for a second leadership vote Australian PM Malcolm Turnbull is fighting to retain his position as […]
August 23, 2018
What was song Hotel California about?

What was song Hotel California about?

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The band has two of the top three selling albums in history Michael Jackson’s Thriller has been overtaken as the […]
August 23, 2018
Why Scotland has dumped Canada’s first PM

Why Scotland has dumped Canada’s first PM

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Statues of Sir John A Macdonald, like this one in Toronto, are being debated in Canada Canada’s first prime minister […]
August 23, 2018
Iowa suspect ‘forgot dead jogger in car’

Iowa suspect ‘forgot dead jogger in car’

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Ms Tibbetts had planned to study psychology at university A Mexican immigrant accused of murdering Iowa student Mollie Tibbetts claims to […]
August 23, 2018
Saudi oil giant share sale ‘called off’

Saudi oil giant share sale ‘called off’

Image copyright Reuters Saudi Arabia is reported to have cancelled its plans to sell shares in state oil giant Aramco, which had been billed as the […]
August 23, 2018
Trump heaps praise on ‘brave’ Manafort

Trump heaps praise on ‘brave’ Manafort

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionTrump voter: ‘Everybody lies’ President Donald Trump has praised his former campaign chairman Paul Manafort, now a convicted […]
August 23, 2018
DNA shows cave girl was half Neanderthal

DNA shows cave girl was half Neanderthal

Image copyright B Viola, MPI-EVA Image caption Denisova cave in Siberia: Scene of an ancient liaison Once upon a time, two early humans of different ancestry […]