Floyd death was 'premeditated murder' - US lawyer
Floyd death was 'premeditated murder' - US lawyer
A lawyer for the family of George Floyd, whose death sparked unrest across the US, has accused a police officer of "prem...
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Astronauts on historic mission enter space station
Astronauts on historic mission enter space station
US astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken have docked with, and entered, the International Space Station (ISS). Their Dra...
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Brazil now fourth-highest in Covid-19 deaths
Brazil now fourth-highest in Covid-19 deaths
The number of coronavirus fatalities in Brazil has risen by almost 1,000 in a day, making the country's overall death to...
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Mining firm sorry for destroying Aboriginal caves
Mining firm sorry for destroying Aboriginal caves
Mining giant Rio Tinto has apologised for blowing up 46,000-year-old Aboriginal caves in Western Australia dating back t...
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Protesters set Minneapolis police station ablaze
Protesters set Minneapolis police station ablaze
A police station in Minneapolis has been set alight during a third night of protests over the death of an unarmed black ...
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Ex-officer held over US death of unarmed black man
Ex-officer held over US death of unarmed black man
A man sacked as a police officer following the death of unarmed black man George Floyd in the US city of Minneapolis has...
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Sweden excluded from Denmark-Norway travel bubble
Sweden excluded from Denmark-Norway travel bubble
Norway and Denmark say they will open up tourism between their two countries from 15 June but will maintain restrictions...
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China fury amid global pressure over Hong Kong
China fury amid global pressure over Hong Kong
China is facing mounting criticism over its plan to impose a security law on Hong Kong which would make it a crime to un...
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US and allies defend HK as 'bastion of freedom'
US and allies defend HK as 'bastion of freedom'
The US, UK, Australia and Canada have issued fresh condemnation of Beijing's new security law for Hong Kong, which they ...
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Clashes escalate after death of US man in custody
Clashes escalate after death of US man in custody
Police and protesters have clashed for a second night in the US city of Minneapolis after an unarmed black man died in p...
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France to reopen cafes, bars and restaurants
France to reopen cafes, bars and restaurants
France's PM Edouard Philippe has announced the reopening of bars and restaurants nationally, although Paris will need ca...
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How is lockdown being lifted across Europe?
How is lockdown being lifted across Europe?
Across Europe, lockdown measures are being lifted cautiously, in phases. Businesses are reopening and many children are ...
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US coronavirus deaths top 100,000
US coronavirus deaths top 100,000
The US has passed 100,000 deaths in the coronavirus outbreak in less than four months. It has seen more fatalities than a...
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Fancy a pint? Five ways Europe is easing lockdown
Fancy a pint? Five ways Europe is easing lockdown
Europe is opening up further, with its citizens tasting freedoms they missed during the coronavirus pandemic. The scope ...
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Americans flock to beaches on Memorial Day weekend
Americans flock to beaches on Memorial Day weekend
Americans have flocked to beaches and lakes for Memorial Day weekend, often flouting restrictions imposed to tackle the ...
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Hong Kong 'needs security law to fight terrorism'
Hong Kong 'needs security law to fight terrorism'
Hong Kong needs a controversial new security law to tackle "growing terrorism", the territory's security chief has said. ...
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Israeli PM Netanyahu goes on trial for corruption
Israeli PM Netanyahu goes on trial for corruption
The trial of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on corruption charges has opened in Jerusalem, days after he bega...
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HK police fire tear gas at security law protesters
HK police fire tear gas at security law protesters
Police in Hong Kong have fired tear gas and water cannon at protesters rallying against China's plans to impose a new se...
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'Once-in-a-decade' storm hits western Australia
'Once-in-a-decade' storm hits western Australia
Australia's western coast is being battered by a huge storm, with strong winds buffeting the main city of Perth. Torrenti...
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Coronavirus outbreak closes world's deepest mine
Coronavirus outbreak closes world's deepest mine
Operations at the world's deepest gold mine, in South Africa, have been halted after 164 cases of coronavirus were detec...
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