US and Brazil agree to Amazon development

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Brazil Foreign Minister Ernesto Araujo (L) and US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met on Friday The US and Brazil have agreed to promote private-sector development in the Amazon,…

Cameron: Johnson and Gove behaved appallingly

Image copyright Reuters David Cameron has accused the current prime minister, Boris Johnson, and Michael Gove of behaving "appallingly" during the EU referendum campaign. Speaking to the Times ahead of his book launch, the former…

Mounties employee held under national security act

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The Royal Canadian Mounted Police arrested the suspects Canada's top police organisation has charged one of its senior officials with violating national security laws. Cameron Ortis, a civilian member…

Vandals deface British WW2 graves in Netherlands

Image copyright EPA Image caption A big swastika was daubed inside a chapel at the cemetery Vandals have spray-painted graffiti including a big swastika at a British and Commonwealth World War Two cemetery in the…

Why Im using a drone to stop Heathrow…

Image caption Sylvia Dell will be flying a drone during the protests Environmental protesters are trying to use drones to bring flights to a halt at the UK's biggest airport, Heathrow, from Friday. Why are…

PM wont be deterred from Brexit on 31…

Image copyright Getty Images Boris Johnson has said he "won't be deterred by anybody" from leaving the EU on 31 October. The prime minister said he was "cautiously optimistic" of getting a Brexit deal, but…

Felicity Huffman faces sentencing for college scam

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionFive things to know about the college admissions scandalUS actress Felicity Huffman is due to be sentenced for taking part in a college admissions scandal that ensnared…

Dirty secret gas boosts climate warming

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The expansion of electrical grid connections has increased use of SF6 It's the most powerful greenhouse gas known to humanity, and emissions have risen rapidly in recent years, the…