Category: World

Donald Trump meets Pope Francis at the Vatican

Pope Francis has welcomed US President Donald Trump at the Vatican, in a meeting that comes against a backdrop of disagreements on a range of issues, including...

Manchester clubs pay tributes to victims of Arena terror attack

Manchester United and Manchester City have paid tributes to all those killed and injured in Monday night’s terror attack at Manchester Arena. Greater Manchester Police...

Corruption trial of ousted South Korea’s president begins in Seoul

South Korea’s former President Park Geun-hye has pleaded not guilty at her trial for corruption, the latest stage in her dramatic fall from grace. The ousted president...

I have the absolute right’ to share data with Russia – Trump

Donald Trump has admitted he shared information about “terrorism and airline flight safety” with Russia. The US President met with the Russian foreign minister,...

US President Trump fires FBI director James Comey

Donald Trump has fired FBI boss James Comey, with a White House statement saying he had been “terminated and removed from office”. He was dismissed on the...

No cause for alarm’ after rumours over Queen Elizabeth II

There is “no cause for alarm” over the health of Queen Elizabeth II and her husband after a meeting of all royal staff sparked frenzied speculation, a source told...

South Sudan ‘suspends’ Al Jazeera English – report

South Sudan’s government has banned Al Jazeera English staff from working in the country, press freedom organisation Reporters Without Borders said on Wednesday in a...

South Africa’s Jacob Zuma abandons rally after being booed

South Africa’s scandal-hit President Jacob Zuma has abandoned a May Day rally after he was booed by workers demanding his resignation. Scuffles broke out between...

Sebastian Gorka expected to leave White House

Sebastian Gorka, a controversial national security aide in the White House, is expected to leave his job. Gorka is a deputy assistant to President Donald Trump and has...

Germany arrests suspected perpetrator of Dortmund team bus attack

German police on Friday arrested the suspected perpetrator of a bomb attack on Borussia Dortmund’s team bus, the public prosecutor’s office said, indicating his...