Khashoggi death: Saudi Arabia says journalist was murdered

Khashoggi death: Saudi Arabia says journalist was murdered

Media captionHow Saudi critics keep going missing Saudi Arabia has blamed the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi on a “rogue operation”, giving a new account of an act that sparked a global outcry. Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir told Fox News “the murder” had been a “tremendous mistake” and denied the powerful crown prince had ordered […]

Russia nuclear treaty: Bolton in Moscow amid missile tensions

Russia nuclear treaty: Bolton in Moscow amid missile tensions

Image copyright Reuters Image caption John Bolton is reported to have pushed for withdrawal from the arms treaty US national security adviser John Bolton is in Moscow for talks after Russia gave a frosty reception to news the US was dropping a nuclear treaty. President Donald Trump said Russia had violated the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces […]

Russia nuclear treaty: US warned over threat to scrap deal

Russia nuclear treaty: US warned over threat to scrap deal

Image copyright EPA Image caption Russia denies building missiles that violate the accord Russia has condemned US plans to withdraw from a Cold War-era nuclear weapons treaty and threatened to retaliate for a “very dangerous step”. On Saturday, President Trump said he intended to “terminate” the three-decade-old 1987 Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) treaty. He said […]

New York witches place hex on Brett Kavanaugh

New York witches place hex on Brett Kavanaugh

Image copyright Catland Books/Facebook Image caption Catland Books used a fiery image of Brett Kavanaugh to promote their event The occult turned partisan on Saturday as a coven of New York witches placed a hex on US Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh. Dozens attended the event at Brooklyn’s Catland Books, which was also streamed online. […]

Vote delayed after police chief murdered

Vote delayed after police chief murdered

Image copyright AFP Image caption Gen Raziq was a powerful opponent of the Taliban Parliamentary elections in the Afghan province of Kandahar have been delayed by a week after the assassination of a powerful local police chief. Gen Abdul Raziq was shot dead by a rogue bodyguard on Thursday. The Taliban claimed the attack, which […]

Trump hails body slamming Congressman Greg Gianforte in Montana

Trump hails body slamming Congressman Greg Gianforte in Montana

Media captionPresident Trump mimics the violent move at a rally US President Donald Trump has praised a Republican congressman who assaulted a journalist last year with a “body slam”, referring to him as “my guy”. “Greg is smart,” Mr Trump said of Montana Congressman Greg Gianforte, adding “by the way never wrestle him”. “Any guy […]

China economy at slowest pace since 2009

China economy at slowest pace since 2009

Image copyright Getty Images China has reported its slowest quarterly growth rate since the global financial crisis. The growth figure for the July to September quarter was 6.5% from a year earlier, the National Bureau of Statistics said. The result fell short of Reuters analyst forecasts of 6.6%. Policymakers have moved to support the cooling […]

Migrant caravan: Mexico sends police to southern border

Migrant caravan: Mexico sends police to southern border

Image copyright AFP Image caption The caravan set off from northern Honduras last week Mexico has sent hundreds of police to its southern border as a caravan of thousands of Central American migrants approaches from Guatemala. The move came after President Donald Trump threatened to use military force to completely close the US-Mexico border over […]

Jamal Khashoggi disappearance: Last column published

Jamal Khashoggi disappearance: Last column published

Image copyright AFP Image caption Turkish officers again searched the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on Wednesday and Thursday The Washington Post has published missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s last column – a call for press freedom across the Arab world. The newspaper said it decided to go ahead after accepting Mr Khashoggi was not going […]

Crimea attack: Kerch students left with horrific bomb injuries

Crimea attack: Kerch students left with horrific bomb injuries

Image copyright AFP Image caption Shocked mourners gathered at a makeshift shrine at the college Students have been left with horrific injuries after a bomb went off at a college in Crimea and a gunman killed 20 people with a rifle. The killer has been named as Vladislav Roslyakov by Russia, which annexed Crimea in […]

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