Trump to raise tariffs on Chinese goods

Image copyright Getty Images Donald Trump has said he will raise tariffs on $200bn in Chinese goods this week, because talks on a US-China trade deal are moving "too slowly". The US president tweeted that…

Russian plane makes emergency landing

A Russian plane has made an emergency landing at Moscow airport after a fire broke out mid-flight, state media report. Videos on social media show passengers using emergency exit slides to escape the aircraft. Other…

Top Australian DJ dies in accident

Image copyright Adam Sky Facebook Australian DJ Adam Sky has died in an accident on the Indonesian holiday resort of Bali. The 42-year-old is said to have been badly hurt trying to help a friend…

Nigeria uninhabitable for young people

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Cardinal Onaiyekan said the best way to curb migration was to make things better at home The Catholic Archbishop of Abuja has warned Nigeria's leaders are making the country…

Taliban attack Afghan police headquarters

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The attack began with a suicide bombing Taliban fighters have attacked the police headquarters in the northern Afghan city of Pul-e-Khumri. A suicide bomber started the assault, and more attackers…

Pope Francis begins three-day Balkan visit

Image copyright AFP Image caption Orthodox leaders said they would not take part in joint services or prayers with the Pope Pope Francis has begun a three-day visit to Bulgaria and North Macedonia aimed partly…

Elephant Mans forgotten grave found

Image copyright PA Image caption Joseph Merrick surprised doctors with his intelligence and sensitive nature The unmarked grave of Joseph Merrick - who is better known as the Elephant Man - has been traced after…

Surge in Gaza violence intensifies

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionRockets were seen in the sky above Ashkelon in IsraelIsrael and militants in the Gaza Strip have stepped up their attacks on each other, in one of…