Pakistan floods: Scores of people evacuated
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Pakistan floods: Scores of people evacuated

A torrent of water released from an Indian dam has exacerbated the effect of monsoon…

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Hong Kong protests: Youth try to define city’s future
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Hong Kong protests: Youth try to define city’s future

Hong Kong’s youth continue to have a large presence in the city’s protest movement. With…

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Russian humanoid robot Fedor to travel to space
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Russian humanoid robot Fedor to travel to space

Fedor, a robot that resembles a human body, is making waves in Russia. Moscow is…

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Bolivia: Opposition rallies against president’s re-election bid
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Bolivia: Opposition rallies against president’s re-election bid

Opposition groups have held a strike across much of Bolivia. They’re angry with President Evo…

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Brexit: UK’s Boris Johnson in Europe to lobby leaders
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Brexit: UK’s Boris Johnson in Europe to lobby leaders

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is getting mixed messages from European leaders on Brexit. French…

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Amazon burning: Brazil reports record surge in forest fires
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Amazon burning: Brazil reports record surge in forest fires

Fires raging in Brazil’s Amazon rainforest have hit a record high this year, and satellite…

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Afghanistan election: Taliban violence may stop vote
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Afghanistan election: Taliban violence may stop vote

Afghanistan is heading to polls to elect a new president next month, with incumbent President…

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Hong Kong: Missing British consulate worker’s supporters protest
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Hong Kong: Missing British consulate worker’s supporters protest

The campaign to free a British consulate official detained in mainland China is continuing. Simon…

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Trump cancels visit to Denmark after PM rejects sale of Greenland
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Trump cancels visit to Denmark after PM rejects sale of Greenland

US President Donald Trump has defended his decision to cancel his trip to Denmark. He…

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Are black Americans the true “founding fathers”?
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Are black Americans the true “founding fathers”?

Four hundred years ago this month the first enslaved Africans arrived in The New World…

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