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India election 2019: PM Narendra Modi takes spiritual break

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 12:03pm
The Indian PM meditates in a cave on the eve of the final day of voting in the national election.

Iran-US tensions: 'There will be no war', says Zarif

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 9:38am
Amid growing concerns over US tensions, the foreign minister insists Iran does not want a conflict.

Austria minister Heinz-Christian Strache resigns amid video scandal

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 7:52am
Vice-Chancellor Heinz-Christian Strache quits a day after a video mired him in a corruption scandal.

The Iraqi orphan: Finding mum after 30 years

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 6:23am
Amar was brought to the UK following a napalm attack - for three decades he thought his mother was dead.

Ohio State University doctor 'abused 177 male students'

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 4:26am
The findings of an investigation by the university says the doctor abused athletes from 1979-1997.

Kevin Mallory: Ex-CIA agent jailed for spying for China

Sat, 05/18/2019 - 12:41am
Kevin Mallory, 62, is sentenced to 20 years in prison for disclosing military secrets.

Colonia Dignidad: Germany to compensate Chile commune victims

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 10:58pm
Victims of an abusive sect founded by a former Nazi soldier in southern Chile will be compensated.

Huawei: Which countries are blocking its 5G technology?

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 7:36pm
Huawei is facing opposition to its 5G expansion from the US - but which other countries allow it to operate?

Why Ukraine has become ensnared in US collusion claims

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 7:35pm
A Kiev prosecutor revives allegations that Ukraine worked with Democrats to damage the Trump campaign.

The Google city that has angered Toronto

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 7:30pm
Canada is not Google's lab rat, say those protesting plans to build a smart city in Toronto.

Alabama abortion ban: Should men have a say in the debate?

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 7:28pm
Many of the US states passing abortion bans have male-majority legislatures - does that matter?

Gun-loving Swiss asked to toughen laws or risk EU tension

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 7:08pm
Switzerland is full of gun clubs, but now the EU is urging tougher controls.

Sri Lanka's war 10 years on: Finding Father Francis

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 7:01pm
The priest boarded military buses with 360 people at the end of Sri Lanka's civil war - they were never seen again.

Kentucky Derby: Maximum Security's owner issues $20m challenge to rivals

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 6:55pm
Racehorse owner plans legal action after request to appeal against the disqualification of Maximum Security as Kentucky Derby winner is rejected.

Heinz-Christian Strache: Vice-chancellor in damning video

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 6:43pm
The video show Mr Strache offering government contracts to a Russian in exchange for political support.

Germany labels Israel boycott movement BDS anti-Semitic

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 4:54pm
MPs in German parliament say the BDS movement uses methods reminiscent to those used by the Nazis.

Alabama abortion ban: 'I had to give birth to my rapist's child'

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 4:01pm
Dina says Alabama's ban on abortion even in cases of rape and incest treats women as "an incubator".

2019 Australia election: 'Generational issues' dominate vote

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 3:58pm
A record number are registered to vote in a poll that comes months after a brutal leadership tussle.

European elections 2019: Why adults are giving kids their vote

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 3:57pm
Climate-conscious adults are allowing children to cast their ballots at the 2019 European election.

'Shut up and drive': Uber's quiet option for silent rides

Fri, 05/17/2019 - 3:50pm
The ride-hailing firm is giving its customers the option to silence chatty drivers.


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