Hungary PM suggests giant migrant city in Libya

Hungary PM suggests giant migrant city in Libya

Image copyright AP Image caption Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban has taken a hardline stance on refugees and migrants entering the EU The European Union should set up a “giant refugee city” on the Libyan coast to process African asylum seekers before they reach Europe, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban has said. Mr Orban, who […]

David Cameron ‘let down’ by Theresa May, says former PM aide

David Cameron ‘let down’ by Theresa May, says former PM aide

Image copyright PA Image caption David Cameron felt let down by Theresa May, Sir Craig Oliver said Former PM David Cameron felt “badly let down” by Theresa May during the EU referendum campaign, his former director of communications has said. Sir Craig Oliver, a former key aide to Mr Cameron, said the then home secretary […]

Irish abortion laws: Protests held across the world

Irish abortion laws: Protests held across the world

Image copyright EPA Image caption Protestors marched across many European cities Thousands of people have marched across Dublin and 20 other world cities to protest against Ireland’s strict abortion laws. Protesters are calling for a referendum to repeal the laws in the mainly Catholic country. Across Twitter #repealthe8th hashtag was popular among supporters, referring to […]

Corbyn re-elected UK Labour leader

Media captionJeremy Corbyn: Let’s wipe that slate clean, from today, and get on with the work we have got to do as a party together Jeremy Corbyn has been re-elected as Labour leader, comfortably defeating his challenger Owen Smith. He won 61.8% of the vote, a larger margin of victory than last year. He vowed […]

Myanmar ‘child slavery’ outrage sparks investigation

Myanmar ‘child slavery’ outrage sparks investigation

Image copyright AFP/Ye Aung Thuye Aung Thu Image caption The girls’ hands and arms are covered in scars The Burmese president has ordered an investigation into the case of two girls who say they were kept prisoner and tortured for five years in a tailor shop. The teenagers were freed last week after a journalist […]

David Cameron ‘let down’ by Theresa May, says former PM aide

David Cameron ‘let down’ by Theresa May, says former PM aide

Image copyright PA Image caption David Cameron felt let down by Theresa May, Sir Craig Oliver said Former PM David Cameron felt “badly let down” by Theresa May during the EU referendum campaign, his former director of communications has said. Sir Craig Oliver, a former key aide to Mr Cameron, said the then home secretary […]

Police release bodycam footage of Keith Scott shooting

Media captionDashcam and bodycam footage released by the police. Police in Charlotte, North Carolina, have released officer bodycam and dashcam footage of a controversial shooting of a black man on Tuesday. They also released pictures of a handgun and marijuana that police say Keith Lamont Scott possessed. Calls for the footage to be released increased […]

Washington State gun attack suspect in custody

Washington State gun attack suspect in custody

Image copyright Washington Police Image caption Police released a photo of Arcan Cetin from Oak Harbor A suspect sought over a fatal gun attack at a shopping centre in Washington state on Friday evening has been captured, police say. Police have named him as Arcan Cetin, 20, of Oak Harbor, Washington. He was born in […]

Cambridges touch down in Canada

Cambridges touch down in Canada

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The family landed in Victoria, the capital of British Columbia The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have arrived in Canada with their children, five years after they visited the country as newly-weds. The couple, along with Prince George, 3, and 16-month-old Princess Charlotte, were greeted by Canadian PM Justin Trudeau […]

John Lewis hails new Museum of African American History and Culture

US politician and civil rights leader John Lewis has hailed the opening of a new museum dedicated to African American History and Culture. The representative for Georgia’s 5th congressional district spoke at the opening of the latest Smithsonian Institution’s museum in Washington, attended by both President Barack Obama and former President George W Bush. Mr […]