Tear gas and rubber bullets in Brazil

Troops are to guard Brazil’s government buildings after thousands of protesters clashed with police in Brasilia and set fire to the Agriculture Ministry. Unions and leftist parties organised the demonstration to call for President Michel Temer’s removal; it started peacefully but turned violent with police using tear gas, rubber bullets and stun grenades. Tear gas […]

Manchester attack: Young Ariana Grande fans describe scene inside

Young Ariana Grande fans describe the panic inside the Manchester Arena when a bomb went off on Monday night. Salman Abedi, 22, has been named by police as the suspected suicide bomber who killed 22 people and injured 59 at the concert venue. Manchester attack: Young Ariana Grande fans describe scene inside

Donald Trump: A rare opportunity to bring peace

President Trump has landed in Israel for a visit expected to focus on reviving the Middle East peace process. Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu remarked on his arrival from Saudi Arabia and hoped that someone in his position might be able to fly to Riyadh. While Mr Trump added that there was a “rare opportunity to […]

Trump to Muslim nations: Drive out the terrorists

President Trump tells Muslim nations to take the lead in combating radicalisation. Addressing Arab and Muslim leaders at a summit in Riyadh, Mr Trump said the nations of the Middle East “could not wait for American power to crush the enemy for them”. Trump to Muslim nations: Drive out the terrorists