Egypts speaker praises Hitler to justify spending

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Ali Abdel Aal later said his remarks were "taken out of context" Egypt's parliamentary speaker has sparked outrage online after praising Nazi dictator Adolf Hitler's infrastructure projects. Ali Abdel…

More than a quarter of UK mammals face…

Image copyright PA Image caption The Scottish wildcat is on the brink of disappearing More than a quarter of mammals are facing extinction, according to a detailed and devastating report on the state of the…

EU open but unconvinced by UK PMs Brexit…

Image copyright EPA Image caption EU Council chief Donald Tusk is one of several leading EU figures to question Boris Johnson's plans The European Union is "open but not convinced" by the UK PM's new…

Gandhis ashes stolen on 150th birthday

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Mahatma Gandhi led the fight for India's independence from British colonial rule Thieves stole some of Mahatma Gandhi's remains on what would have been his 150th birthday, police say.…

Trudeau defends number of campaign planes

Image copyright The Canadian Press Image caption Liberal leader Justin Trudeau enters one of his campaign planes Liberal leader Justin Trudeau is facing criticism over his campaign's use of two planes. None of the other…

First witness testifies in Trump impeachment probe

Image copyright Getty Images US President Donald Trump has publicly called on Ukraine and China to investigate Joe Biden and his son. Ex-Vice President Joe Biden is a Democratic frontrunner in the 2020 race to…

Las Vegas shooting victims win $735m settlement

Image copyright Reuters Image caption More than 800 people were injured in the attack Victims of the 2017 Las Vegas shooting have won a settlement of at least $735m (£592m) from MGM Resorts International. The…

NI abortion law found to breach human rights

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionSarah Ewart - pictured with her mother Jane Christie - says the ruling is a turning point for womenNorthern Ireland's abortion law breaches the UK's human rights…