Libya has been beset by chaos since Nato-backed forces overthrew long-serving ruler Col Muammar Gaddafi in October 2011. The oil-rich country, a key departure point…View More Why is Libya so lawless?
It’s crawl over! Bungling burglar is caught on CCTV ducking past window before being confronted by homeowner as he tries to raid house for second…View More Burglar is caught on CCTV as he tries to raid house for second time
Given the significance of General Qasem Soleimani and the passions that his killing aroused, Iran’s military strike against US bases in Iraq was a modest…View More Is there more to come from Iran?
In theory, the Iran nuclear deal is still in existence. But only just. The country has announced that it will no longer be bound by…View More Is the Iran nuclear deal dead and buried?
NHS 111 helpline is linked to more than 20 deaths in five years, including a two-year-old girl who was misdiagnosed with a stomach bug Several…View More NHS 111 helpline is linked to more than 20 deaths in five years
Cheryl wants a sperm donor: Singer says she is planning to have more babies but isn’t looking for a new man Cheryl said she wants…View More Singer Cheryl says she is planning to use a sperm donor
Family is devastated after thieves steal sausage dog and her entire litter of six puppies from south London home Dachshund and her pups were taken…View More Family is devastated after thieves steal sausage dog and six puppies
The ousting of Sudan’s long-time ruler Omar al-Bashir was arguably the most significant event in Africa in 2019. The BBC’s former Sudan correspondent James Copnall…View More ‘The revolution is on the curriculum’
Paralysed woman, 35, who was described as ‘inspiring’ by Princess Diana is stranded in Singapore after losing part of her custom-built wheelchair Gemma Quinnm, 35,…View More Paralysed woman, 35, is stranded in Singapore
Four men found guilty of the gang rape and murder of a woman on a bus in Delhi in 2012 are due to be executed…View More Why is India passing more death sentences?
A regulation, inspired by colonial-era laws, is being used to shut down protests against a controversial new citizenship law in India. The ban has been…View More How a draconian law is being used against protesters
One British tourist is shot dead and a second is injured in armed robbery outside a five-star hotel in Argentina Gunmen opened fire on the…View More One British tourist is shot dead in Argentina and second injured
(Reuters) – Israel’s aviation regulator has ordered airlines with Boeing Co (BA.N) 737 jets converted to freighters by Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) to comply with…View More Regulator puts loading curbs on 737 jets converted to freighters by Israel Aerospace
Greta Thunberg, the Swedish schoolgirl who inspired a global movement to fight climate change, has been named Time magazine’s Person of the Year for 2019.…View More Greta Thunberg is youngest Time Person of the Year