Deadly bomb attack hits Afghan election rally

Image copyright Reuters Image caption President Ashraf Ghani at an earlier election rally A bomb attack at an election rally in Afghanistan has killed at least 24 people, medical officials say. The meeting was about…

Woman first to swim Channel four times non-stop

Image copyright Jon Washer Image caption Sarah Thomas dedicated her swim to all those who had battled cancer An American woman has become the first person to swim the English Channel four times non-stop. Sarah…

PM to see what judges say on Parliament…

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionBoris Johnson: "I have the greatest respect for the judiciary"Boris Johnson has said he will "wait and see what the judges say" before deciding whether to recall…

Israelis vote in second election in five months

Image copyright AFP Image caption Polls suggest no clear route to government for Benjamin Netanyahu (2nd L) or Benny Gantz (R) Israelis are voting in their country's second general election in five months. Prime Minister…

Musk says pedo guy tweet was not accusation

Image copyright AFP Image caption Mr Musk (R) called British diver Mr Unsworth "pedo guy" Tesla CEO Elon Musk has said he did not intend to accuse a British diver of being a paedophile when…

Helium shortage: Prices just keep going up

Image copyright Getty Images If you want to buy a helium-filled balloon for a celebration, then it's likely you'll be paying a bit more for the privilege. "Prices just keep going up and up," says…

WeWork may delay stock market listing

Image copyright WeWork The hotly-anticipated stock market listing of WeWork's parent company could be delayed until at least October, according to reports. We Company's planned flotation has been dogged by worries that investors are going…

Zimbabwe doctors protest at unionists abduction

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The march was the second consecutive day of protest action organised by the doctors Hundreds of doctors have marched through the Zimbabwean capital, Harare, to condemn the alleged abduction…

Saturday Night Live fires new comedian for slurs

Image copyright Jeff Kravitz/Getty Images Image caption Shane Gillis performs at the Clusterfest comedy festival in San Francisco US comedy sketch show Saturday Night Live has dropped a new cast member after videos surfaced online…

Three million could return to safe zone in…

Image copyright AFP/Getty Images Image caption Turkey is hosting more than 3.6 million Syrians who have fled the civil war Turkey's president has said that up to three million Syrian refugees could return to their…