Six children and a teacher have died after a security guard at their nursery school sprayed them with alcohol and set them on fire, said emergency services.
Posted 2017/10/06 01:41:00
American film producer Harvey Weinstein has apologised for his past behaviour following accusations of sexual harassment.
Posted 2017/10/05 23:32:00
LONDON (Reuters) - Harry Kane's stoppage time goal earned England a 1-0 victory over Slovenia on Thursday and a place at next year's World Cup finals although his last-gasp effort barely masked a sterile Wembley display by the hosts.Source
Posted 2017/10/05 22:13:25
LONDON (Reuters) - Theresa May will carry on as prime minister because she sees it as her duty to continue, her deputy, Damian Green, said on Thursday.Source
Posted 2017/10/05 22:12:29
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump is expected to announce soon that he will decertify the landmark international deal to curb Iran's nuclear programme, a senior administration official said on Thursday, in a step that potentially could cause the 2015 accord to unravel.Source
Posted 2017/10/05 21:44:34
STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Kazuo Ishiguro, the British author of "The Remains of the Day", won the Nobel Prize for Literature on Thursday for a run of "exquisite" novels that the award body said mixed Franz Kafka with Jane Austen.Source
Posted 2017/10/05 20:18:28
BARCELONA/MADRID (Reuters) - Spain's Constitutional Court on Thursday ordered the suspension of Monday's session of the regional Catalan parliament, throwing into doubt its plans to declare unilateral independence from Spain.Source
Posted 2017/10/05 19:16:35
The National Rifle Association has called for tougher regulations on modification devices like those used by the Las Vegas attacker.
Posted 2017/10/05 18:52:00
GENEVA (Reuters) - Britain and the European Union plan to send a letter to the rest of the World Trade Organization's 164 members next week, setting out Brexit plans that have already been rejected by seven key agricultural exporters, trade officials said on Thursday.Source
Posted 2017/10/05 18:13:56
Artur Mas has warned of possible civil unrest if the Spanish government strips the region of its autonomy and sends in the army following the referendum on Catalonian independence.
Posted 2017/10/05 18:11:00
Investigators are looking into the possibility that Las Vegas gunman Stephen Paddock was planning other attacks, including a car bombing.
Posted 2017/10/05 17:31:00
SWINDON, England (Reuters) - Former British prime minister Edward Heath would have been questioned about claims he sexually abused boys if he were alive today, police said on Thursday after a two-year investigation into the allegations.Source
Posted 2017/10/05 14:23:59
Spain's constitutional court has suspended a session of the Catalan parliament where separatists were planning to declare independence.
Posted 2017/10/05 14:09:00
LONDON (Reuters) - Edward Heath, British prime minister from 1970 to 1974, would have been questioned about claims he sexually abused boys if he were alive today, police said after a two-year investigation into the allegations.Source
Posted 2017/10/05 10:07:21
Prince Charles has told Sky News that overfishing is "madness" and we must manage our oceans in order to avoid "total disaster".
Posted 2017/10/05 10:07:00
MADRID (Reuters) - The leader of Catalonia, Carles Puigdemont, said he was not afraid of being arrested for organising a banned referendum on the region's independence from Spain, which went ahead on Sunday despite Madrid using force to try to stop people voting.Source
Posted 2017/10/05 09:48:51
LAS VEGAS (Reuters) - The Las Vegas gunman who killed 58 people and himself in the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history stockpiled weapons and ammunition over decades, and meticulously planned the attack, authorities believe.Source
Posted 2017/10/05 09:39:03
LONDON (Reuters) - British new car registrations on Thursday appeared on course for their first annual fall since 2011 after a 9.3 percent tumble in September, a month which normally accounts for around 15 percent of demand.Source
Posted 2017/10/05 09:20:00
An "unbelievably huge" python ended up being fried for a village feast after biting off more than it could chew when it attacked a security guard in Indonesia.
Posted 2017/10/05 09:05:00
ROME (Reuters) - Italy's civil aviation authority said on Thursday it was preparing to impose sanctions on Ryanair over its handling of mass cancellations of flights last month.Source
Posted 2017/10/05 09:01:16