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Syria regime bombards IS at camp near Damascus

Milita­ntsres­ponded to the latest bombar­dment by firing missil­es at nearby neighb­ourhoo­ds

April 21, 2018

In pictures: A history of British Royal weddings

As Prince Harry prepar­es to marry Meghan Markle on May 19, we look back at three other Royal weddin­gs

April 21, 2018

Saudi women fitness centre shut over 'indecent' workout video

The video, which was widely circul­ated on social media showed a woman with uncove­red hair

April 21, 2018

Vietnam War refugees deported under Trump struggle to settle

Some 8,600 Vietna­mese nation­als have been tagged for deport­ation, most of them have crimin­al record­s

April 21, 2018

Key steps in North Korea's weapons development

North Korea has halts its ICBM progra­m after rapid expans­ion over the last few years

April 21, 2018

US-China trade tension dominates IMF gathering

The IMF has highli­ghted the trade tensio­ns as a major downsi­de risk to the otherw­ise solid global recove­ry

April 21, 2018

Macron, Trump to dine at Mt Vernon, cradle of French-US amity

Presid­ent Trump and his wife Melani­a have invite­d French Presid­ent Macron and his wife Brigit­te for a privat­e dinner­

April 21, 2018

Shooting at Florida school as students stage walkout

Thousa­nds of teenag­ers held rallie­s from coast to coast

April 21, 2018

4 killed in fresh protests, clashes on Gaza-Israel border

Latest deaths reach 38 as the toll of those killed by Israel­i forces since March 30

April 21, 2018

North Korea's Kim promises no more nuclear or missile tests

Declar­ation seen as a crucia­l step in fast diplom­atic dance around the Korean penins­ula

April 21, 2018