World markets slump on trade war fears

Image copyright Getty Images Stock markets around the world have slumped after US President Donald Trump's unexpected threat to impose new tariffs on Chinese exports. In the US the Dow Jones ended 1.8% down while…

Liverpool 1-0 Barcelona – Origi scores early to…

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Elephant-feet stools presented to leaders

Image caption President Mokgweetsi Masisi handed over the stools made from elephant feet to his counterparts from Zimbabwe, Zambia and Namibia Stools made from elephant feet have been presented to three African leaders by their…

UK has to fight European elections

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionBrexit: European elections will go ahead says senior ministerThe UK will have to fight European elections, despite hopes from the government a Brexit deal would be done…

Trial begins for Nxivm sex cult leader

Image copyright Keith Raniere Conversations/ Youtube Image caption Prosecutors claim he oversaw a "slave and master" system in the group A Brooklyn courtroom has heard opening statements at the sex trafficking and conspiracy trial of…

Erdogan faces outcry over Istanbul re-run

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionProtests have erupted across Istanbul over the decision to re-run the electionThe EU and leading member states have sharply criticised a decision in Turkey to re-run Istanbul's…

Bartender charged for serving US gunman

Image copyright Plano Police Department Image caption Lindsey Glass is accused of serving the gunman when it was clear he was intoxicated and dangerous A Texas bartender who served a man the night he shot…

US attorney general faces contempt vote

Image copyright MANDEL NGAN/Getty Image caption Congressional Democrats will vote on whether Attorney General William Barr will be held in contempt Democrats in the US House of Representatives have decided to launch contempt proceedings against…