US city braces for far-right rally

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Last month saw clashes between antifa and the far right in Portland Far-right groups are preparing to rally in the north-western US city of Portland, Oregon, amid fears of…

Who Framed Roger Rabbit animator dies

Image copyright Ronald Grant Image caption Bob Hoskins starred alongside Williams' creation Jessica Rabbit in the 1988 fim Richard Williams, the Oscar-winning animator who worked on the hit film Who Framed Roger Rabbit, has died…

Killed PC died of multiple injuries

Image caption PC Andrew Harper was killed in Berkshire on Thursday Detectives investigating the death of a police officer have said he died of "multiple injuries", as they were given more time to question 10…

Kashmir communications partially restored – India

Image copyright AFP Image caption A Kashmiri Muslim talks on a landline phone in Srinagar on Saturday Landline telephone services are being restored to parts of Indian-administered Kashmir, India says. Seventeen out of 100 phone…

Slum fire leaves 50,000 homeless in Bangladesh

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The fire left thousands of the poor dwellers homeless A massive fire has swept through a slum in the capital of Bangladesh, Dhaka, leaving 50,000 people homeless. About 15,000 homes…

Famous dugong dies after eating plastic

Image copyright AFP Image caption Mariam the dugong died from an infection caused by bit of plastic in her stomach An orphaned dugong, made famous after it was rescued earlier this year in Thailand, has…

Sudan power-sharing agreement to be signed

Image copyright AFP Image caption Hemeti is widely regarded as the most powerful man in Sudan A key military leader in Sudan has promised to abide by a power-sharing agreement with the opposition. Mohamed Hamdan…

Man shocked as hundreds attend wifes funeral

Antonio Basco was expecting a near-empty church for the funeral of his wife who died in the El Paso mass shooting in Texas, US, in August. But after extending an opening invite to the community,…