Deadly Nipah virus claims victims in India

Image copyright AFP Image caption Bats are mainly considered to be virus’s natural host. Health officials in the south Indian state of Kerala say nine people have died in confirmed and suspected cases of the deadly Nipah virus. Three victims tested positive for the virus in the last fortnight. The results of the remaining six […]

South China Sea dispute: China lands bombers on island

Image copyright Google/Digital Globe Image caption An H-6K bomber is believed to have landed on Woody Island China has for the first time landed bombers on disputed territory in the South China Sea, its air force said, prompting fresh US warnings that it is destabilising the region. The long-range H-6K bomber was among those which […]

Malaysia police seize cash and luxury goods in Najib-linked raids

Image copyright EPA Image caption Luxury handbags from Birkin, Hermes and Louis Vuitton were among the items seized Police in Malaysia say they have seized hundreds of boxes of luxury items and handbags full of foreign currency from properties linked to ex-PM Najib Razak. The raids on properties across the capital, Kuala Lumpur, were related […]

Where are the missing Commonwealth Games athletes?

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Arcangeline Fouodji Sonkbou is one of missing Cameroon athletes It has been just over a month since several athletes at the Commonwealth Games in Australia disappeared. The first to be reported missing were eight teammates from the Cameroon delegation. However the estimated number is now between 20 and 100. […]

North Korea summit: Trump contradicts Bolton on ‘Libya model’

Media captionTrump on Kim meeting: ‘North Korea would be very rich’ US President Donald Trump has contradicted his own national security adviser, saying the so-called “Libya model” for denuclearisation is not being pursued with North Korea. The suggestion by John Bolton angered the North, which threatened to pull out of a summit with Mr Trump […]

North Korea summit: Trump contradicts Bolton on ‘Libya model’

Media captionTrump on Kim meeting: ‘North Korea would be very rich’ US President Donald Trump has contradicted his own national security adviser, saying the so-called “Libya model” for denuclearisation is not being pursued with North Korea. The suggestion by John Bolton angered the North, which threatened to pull out of a summit with Mr Trump […]

North Korea summit: Trump contradicts Bolton on ‘Libya model’

Media captionTrump on Kim meeting: ‘North Korea would be very rich’ US President Donald Trump has contradicted his own national security adviser, saying the so-called “Libya model” for denuclearisation is not being pursued with North Korea. The suggestion by John Bolton angered the North, which threatened to pull out of a summit with Mr Trump […]

North Korea summit: Trump contradicts Bolton on ‘Libya model’

Media captionTrump on Kim meeting: ‘North Korea would be very rich’ US President Donald Trump has contradicted his own national security adviser, saying the so-called “Libya model” for denuclearisation is not being pursued with North Korea. The suggestion by John Bolton angered the North, which threatened to pull out of a summit with Mr Trump […]

North Korea summit: Trump says no ‘Libya model’

Media captionTrump on Kim meeting: ‘North Korea would be very rich’ US President Donald Trump says the so-called “Libya model” for denuclearisation is not being pursued with North Korea. In 2003, Libya’s leader Muammar Gaddafi agreed to give up his nuclear programme but was killed by western-backed rebels years later. The suggestion, put forward by […]

North Korea summit: Trump says no ‘Libya model’

Media captionTrump on Kim meeting: ‘North Korea would be very rich’ US President Donald Trump says the so-called “Libya model” for denuclearisation is not being pursued with North Korea. In 2003, Libya’s leader Muammar Gaddafi agreed to give up his nuclear programme but was killed by western-backed rebels years later. The suggestion, put forward by […]

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