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Danish PM hits back at White House living standards report

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 11:33am
Denmark's PM responds after a White House report criticising living standards in Nordic countries.

Angela Merkel's political challenges

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 10:30am
Angela Merkel was once dubbed the Queen of Germany. These are three key moments from her career.

Mid-terms round-up: Trump vows to end birthright citizenship

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 10:09am
The president's pledge, days before the election, may not be within his powers - read our mid-terms round-up.

Stray cats housed in washing machines in Portuguese town

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 9:48am
A vet in Portugal is using washing machines to house stray cats in her home town.

Italy's economy stalls as eurozone slows down

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 9:24am
Italy's economy stalls as growth in the 19-country eurozone slows to just 0.2% in the third quarter.

Tokyo ticket seller's foreigner fear costs garden thousands

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 9:08am
The man gave away tickets to foreigners after developing a fear of asking them for money.

Pittsburgh shooting: Anger at Pence rally 'Jesus prayer'

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 7:59am
Rabbi Loren Jacobs led prayers in the name of "Jesus the Messiah" at a Republican campaign rally.

Garden Route wildfire: Seven killed in George, South Africa

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 7:58am
A pregnant woman, two toddlers, and a baby are among the fatalities along the popular Garden Route.

Russian aircraft carrier Admiral Kuznetsov damaged by crane

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 7:48am
A dry dock sinks, sending a crane crashing down on the deck and leaving one ship-worker missing.

Porn-loving US official spreads malware to government network

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 7:02am
The employee at the US Geological Survey had an "extensive history" of visiting adult websites.

Filipina women detained at Halloween party in Saudi Arabia

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 6:23am
The Philippines confirms 17 women were arrested in a raid on a compound in Riyadh on Friday.

Venice under water as Italy hit by fierce wind and heavy rain

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 5:46am
Images of Venice under flood waters as at least eight people are confirmed killed by the storms across Italy.

Global hunger for soybeans 'destroying Brazil's Cerrado savanna'

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 5:26am
Brazil's highly biodiverse Cerrado is being destroyed for soybean production, conservationists say.

Mass loss of wildlife caused by human consumption, WWF says

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 5:10am
"Exploding consumption" has wiped out 60% of wildlife since 1970, conservationists say.

Pharrell orders Donald Trump to stop playing his music

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 4:00am
"No permission was granted" to play the song at a rally held hours after a mass shooting, his lawyer says.

North and South Korea: The football game that kicked off peace

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 2:59am
How a friendly chat on the sidelines opened the door for North and South Korea to start talking.

Who is George Soros?

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 1:36am
The billionaire financier and philanthropist was targeted in a US mail-bombing campaign.

US targets Chinese firm over national security fears

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 1:32am
The US said trade with Chinese chipmaker Fujian Jinhua poses a risk to "national security interests".

Julian Assange: Ecuador court rejects lawsuit over embassy rules

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 1:20am
The WikiLeaks co-founder had contested new rules imposed on him in the country's embassy in London.

Rhino horn: Alarm as China eases 25-year ban on rhino and tiger parts

Tue, 10/30/2018 - 12:29am
Experts worry this will increase demand for the animals and jeopardise efforts to protect them.


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