North Korea to dismantle nuclear site in May ceremony

North Korea to dismantle nuclear site in May ceremony

Image copyright DigitalGlobe Image caption A satellite image of the Punggye-ri nuclear test site in North Korea North Korea says it will begin dismantling its nuclear test site in less than two weeks in a ceremony attended by foreign journalists. Pyongyang said it was taking “technical measures” to carry out the process between 23-25 May, […]

Margaret River shooting: Relatives ‘stunned’ by killings

Margaret River shooting: Relatives ‘stunned’ by killings

Image copyright Katrina Miles/Facebook Image caption Katrina Miles lived on the property with her parents and four children Relatives of the family at the centre of a suspected murder-suicide in Western Australia say they are “stunned” by what has happened. The unnamed relatives of the Miles family said they were “still trying to understand how […]

R Kelly gives defiant performance amid protests in North Carolina

R Kelly gives defiant performance amid protests in North Carolina

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Campaign groups are joining forces to boycott singer R Kelly R&B singer R Kelly took defiantly to the stage in the US state of North Carolina amid a campaign over his treatment of women. The singer told the crowd on Friday night that he had “been through a lot” […]

Silvio Berlusconi: Ban on former PM holding office scrapped

Silvio Berlusconi: Ban on former PM holding office scrapped

Image copyright EPA Image caption Silvio Berlusconi was sentenced to four years in prison for tax fraud in 2013 An Italian court has lifted a ban on former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi holding public office. He was barred in 2013 after receiving a four-year sentence for tax fraud, although he never spent time in prison. […]

Trump-Kim Jong-un summit set for Singapore on 12 June

Trump-Kim Jong-un summit set for Singapore on 12 June

Media captionPresident Trump speaks to reporters as he welcomes detainees freed from North Korea US President Donald Trump will meet North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in Singapore on 12 June, he has said. “We will both try to make it a very special moment for World Peace!” the US leader tweeted. In March, Mr Trump […]

Iran’s Rouhani warns Trump of ‘historic regret’ over nuclear deal

Iran’s Rouhani warns Trump of ‘historic regret’ over nuclear deal

Image copyright EPA Image caption President Rouhani (right) says Iran is ready to “confront” any decision made by President Trump Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has warned that the US will face “historic regret” if Donald Trump scraps the nuclear agreement with Tehran. Mr Rouhani’s comments come as the US president decides whether to pull out […]

Kilauea: Hawaii emergency declared over volcano eruption

Kilauea: Hawaii emergency declared over volcano eruption

Media captionThe Kilauea volcano erupted after a series of earthquakes on the island Kilauea volcano has erupted near a residential area on Hawaii’s largest island, prompting a local state of emergency and the mandatory evacuation of 1,700 residents. Streams of lava have been seen running through woods and bubbling on to roads. Extreme levels of […]

German teens condemn ‘unfair’ English exam in petition

German teens condemn ‘unfair’ English exam in petition

Image copyright AFP Image caption School gyms are filled with teenage angst at exam time Grappling with the Statue of Liberty and Brexit in one English exam proved too much for more than 30,000 German school students, who are protesting in an online petition. They say the texts they had to analyse were “unfair” – […]

Stormy Daniels case: Trump denies campaign funds paid off porn actor

Stormy Daniels case: Trump denies campaign funds paid off porn actor

Image copyright Getty Images President Donald Trump has denied money used to buy a porn star’s silence came from election campaign funds. He admitted, in a series of tweets, that lawyer Michael Cohen had paid off Stormy Daniels during the campaign and that he was reimbursed. It was the first time the president has referred […]