India kills Kashmir's 'most wanted militant' The Guardian
Indian security forces have killed an influential Kashmiri militant, sparking protests and fears of wider unrest, who led the first al-Qaida-affiliated cell in the ...
Is Facebook undermining democracy in Africa? BBC News
Facebook is under fire in Africa for undermining democracy, with critics saying the social media giant has allowed its platform to be weaponised for co-ordinated ...
Austria scandal: Mystery of the honey-trap video BBC News
Speculation is at fever pitch after a video results in the far right pulling out of Austria's government.
Trump orders new powers for Attorney General's surveillance probe BBC News
The move gives new authority to the attorney general, who is investigating if Mr Trump was spied on.
Majority in Brazil's top court to make homophobia and transphobia crimes BBC News
A majority in Brazil's Supreme Court has voted in favour of making homophobia and transphobia crimes. Six out of 11 judges voted to consider discrimination ...
School students walk out in global climate strike BBC News
Protests are under way in Australia and New Zealand but students from 110 countries are expected to participate.
Friday briefing: Is this May's Brexit exit? | World news The Guardian
PM expected to set out her departure timetable … Assange faces 175 years in jail … and Everest's deadly queues.
Killer tornado hurls US elderly couple from home BBC News
A tornado has killed three people in the US state of Missouri, including an elderly couple who were hurled hundreds of feet from their home. All three fatalities ...
Woman, 102, suspected of killing care home neighbour, 92 The Guardian
The suspect, who told staff she had 'killed someone', has been placed in psychiatric care after the incident in France. Agence-France Presse. Thu 23 May 2019 ...
Geoffrey Rush: Actor wins biggest ever defamation payout in Australia BBC News
Actor Geoffrey Rush has been awarded the largest ever defamation payout to a single person in Australia. The Oscar-winner was last month awarded A$2.9m ...