Iran pulls out of parts of nuclear deal

Image copyright AFP Image caption The US has been ratcheting up the pressure on Iran over the past year Iran has pulled out of "some commitments" under the 2015 international nuclear deal, a year after…

Teenager killed in US school shooting

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Both suspects are now in custody A teenager has been killed and seven others injured after two pupils allegedly opened fire in a US school. The attack at the…

Explosion outside Sufi shrine in Lahore

At least three people have been killed in an explosion outside a major Sufi Muslim shrine in the Pakistani city of Lahore, officials said. Many are feared injured according to local news broadcaster Geo News,…

Seven dead in Guatemala prison shooting

Image copyright Reuters Image caption About 1,500 police officers and soldiers were deployed to Pav√≥n prison At least seven people have been killed in a shooting at a prison near the Guatemalan capital Guatemala City.…

Row over Lithuania memorial to Nazi collaborator

Image copyright Lithuanian foreign ministry Image caption Family members as well as Lithuania's foreign minister attended the unveiling in the US on Sunday A monument to a Lithuanian hero in the US city of Chicago…

Pompeo visits Iraq amid tensions with Iran

Image copyright AFP Image caption Mike Pompeo, right, cancelled a planned visit to Germany in order to go to Baghdad US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has made an unscheduled, fleeting visit to Iraq, amid…

Protests after Indias top judge cleared

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Dozens of protesters gathered outside the Supreme Court Indian police briefly detained more than 50 women protesting at the Supreme Court, a day after the chief justice was cleared of…

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…