Florida shooting – a 19 years old man

A former student at a Florida high school returned to his campus with deadly intent on Wednesday, reportedly donning a gas mask and killing at...

South Africa – new president

South Africa's parliament will elect Cyril Ramaphosa as new president at 2pm local time (12pm UK) on Thursday and have him take the oath of...

Israeli police invetigates Benjamin Netanyahu

Israeli police have recommended charging Benjamin Netanyahu with accepting bribes worth 1 million shekels (£200,000), dealing a potentially serious political blow to the long-serving...

New faces who could replace Angela Merkel

Achanging of the guard is under way in Germany. Angela Merkel may still be clinging on to power, but months of intrigue as she...

Exams at early age

Children should sit more exams at a younger age as an antidote for exam pressure, the Schools Minister has said. Defending reforms to the examinations...

Secret talks about succession

The Commonwealth has begun secret deliberations to decide who will succeed the Queen as its head, it has been reported. Although Prince Charles will become...