India halts space mission an hour before launch

The launch of India's second lunar mission has been halted less than an hour before the scheduled blast-off, due to ...

13 hours ago

Trump under fire for racially-charged tweets against congresswomen

US President Donald Trump has been accused of racism after posting tweets attacking Democratic congresswomen.He claimed the women "originally came ...

15 hours ago

Armed man dies after attacking US immigration jail

An armed man who attacked an immigration detention centre in the US city of Tacoma died after police officers opened ...

14 Jul 2019

Trump scrapped Iran nuclear deal 'to spite Obama'

Donald Trump abandoned the Iran nuclear deal to spite Barack Obama, according to a leaked memo written by the UK's ...

14 Jul 2019

Turkey defies US as Russian defence system arrives

Turkey has received the first parts of a Russian S-400 missile defence system despite opposition from the US.The shipment arrived ...

12 Jul 2019

Trump retreats on census citizenship question

President Donald Trump will no longer pursue adding a question on citizenship to the 2020 US census questionnaire.Instead, he said ...

12 Jul 2019

Iranian boats 'tried to intercept British tanker'

Armed Iranian boats are reported to have tried to intercept a British oil tanker in the Strait of Hormuz - ...

11 Jul 2019

UK ambassador to US quits after leaked cables enrage Trump

Britain's ambassador to the United States resigned Wednesday after being branded a fool and made a diplomatic nobody by President ...

11 Jul 2019

US to enlist military allies in Gulf waters

A senior general has said the US wants to create an international military coalition to safeguard waters around Iran and ...

10 Jul 2019

Trump criticises UK ambassador over leaked 'inept' emails

US President Donald Trump has criticised the UK ambassador who said in leaked emails that his administration was "inept".Mr Trump ...

08 Jul 2019