Trump declares emergency over IT threats

Image copyright EPA President Donald Trump has declared a national emergency to protect US computer networks from "foreign adversaries". The president signed an executive order effectively barring US companies from using foreign telecoms believed to…

Chinese rover confirms Moon crater theory

Image copyright CLEP Image caption The Chang'e-4 rover has been exploring Von Kármán crater since January this year The Chinese Chang'e-4 rover may have confirmed a longstanding idea about the origin of a vast crater…

Choco Leibniz heir sparks Nazi controversy

Image copyright AFP Image caption Verena Bahlsen is an heir to the Bahlsen biscuit empire A German biscuit heiress has sparked outrage by saying the company "did nothing wrong" in its use of forced labour…

Chinas Xi urges openness amid trade war

Image copyright EPA Image caption Xi Jinping is set to meet Donald Trump at the G20 gathering in Japan next month Chinese President Xi Jinping has called for openness between countries and denounced racial supremacy…

Tech giants pledge to limit terror content

Image copyright EPA Image caption New Zealand PM Jacinda Ardern and French President Emmanuel Macron have launched the "Christchurch Call" Five global technology companies have pledged to limit terrorist material online. Facebook, Amazon, Google, Twitter…

Trump-branded properties underperforming

Image copyright Getty Images US President Donald Trump's Miami golf resort and Manhattan skyscraper, jewels in the crown of his property empire, are in decline, say US media. The Trump National Doral Miami has reported…

What to do if you see an Instagram…

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Experts say reporting the post - or contacting the poster, if you know them, could help Malaysian police say a 16-year-old girl killed herself earlier this week, after she…

US pulls non-emergency staff from Iraq

Image copyright EPA Image caption Iraq's prime minister said it had not observed "movements that constitute a threat to any side" The US state department has ordered the departure of "non-emergency employees" from Iraq, amid…