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?
More than 60,000 people have disappeared in Mexico since the start of the country’s war on drugs in 2006, according to authorities. The number is…View More More than 60,000 Mexicans ‘disappeared’ in drug war
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?
State-run academies get a higher proportion of pupils into university than private schools, figures show A total of 87.81 per cent of 91,485 pupils from…View More Academies get more pupils into university than private schools
Sadly, Chuck Schumer probably wasn’t surprised at the flak he took for praising Rep. Peter King after the Long Island Republican announced his retirement. New…View More America needs more politicians like Pete King and Chuck Schumer
Hong Kong is facing another day of anti-government protests after a night of pitched battle at a top university. At the Chinese University of Hong…View More HK faces more protests after night of clashes
More than 60 British children are trapped in northeast Syria after fleeing IS-held areas – around double the estimated figure previously reported. The majority are…View More Syria: More than 60 British children trapped in northeast of country, Save the Children warns
More than 800 people are expected to attend the funeral of police officer Pc Andrew Harper, who was killed while responding to a burglary just…View More More than 800 expected to attend ‘hero’ Pc Andrew Harper’s funeral
The number of elephants that died after falling down a waterfall in Thailand has increased to 11. It is thought the animals may have been…View More More elephants dead after ‘trying to save calf’
Masked burglar is jailed for more than 10 years for beating up and robbing ex-public schoolgirl, 22, for her MacBook laptop after he saw her…View More Burglar jailed for more than 10 years for beating up public schoolgirl
British people are now spending more than £70 on an average night out. The Deltic Group, which runs late night venues across the country, asked…View More Britons spending £14 more on average night out – but where spends the most?
More than 100 people have died due to flooding caused by heavy rains in the Indian states of Uttar Pradesh and Bihar, officials have said.…View More More than 100 dead in fresh India flood chaos
Forget bedtime or homework, many parents will face no greater opposition from their children than when they serve up vegetables at the dinner table. The…View More More children eating vegetables as they opt for trendy ‘superfoods’ like kale, survey finds
Uber has been given just a two-month licence to continue operating in London. The ride-hailing firm has been told it must meet new conditions to…View More Uber given just two more months to operate in London