Police officer grabs student and slams her to the ground, South Carolina
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Police officer grabs student and slams her to the ground, South Carolina

An incident caught on camera between a school resource officer and a student at a…

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Angola: ‘Rebel’ Luaty Beiro to go on trial in November
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Angola: ‘Rebel’ Luaty Beiro to go on trial in November

Polish voters shift to the right in parliamentary elections
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Polish voters shift to the right in parliamentary elections

The Law and Justice (PiS) party – both conservative and Eurosceptic – have won Poland’s…

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UNGA: former president may face further charges
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UNGA: former president may face further charges

Prosecutors in the US say a former president of the UN General Assembly facing two…

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‘No opportunity for Mayday’ says Canada whale-watching operator
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‘No opportunity for Mayday’ says Canada whale-watching operator

The operator of a whale-watching boat which “sank off the coast of Canada”:http://www.euronews.com/newswires/3082235-tour-boat-carrying-27-sinks-off-british-columbia-coast-deaths-reported/ says there…

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China considers loosening one-child policy
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China considers loosening one-child policy

China’s one-child policy could soon change. The country of 1.3 billion people introduced its family…

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Hollande vows to find ‘truth’ about French pensioner bus crash
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Hollande vows to find ‘truth’ about French pensioner bus crash

French President Francois Hollande has promised to find “the truth” about a major bus crash…

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Profile: Alassane Outtara, Ivory Coast President
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Profile: Alassane Outtara, Ivory Coast President

Alassane Ouattara has an economic rather than a political background. He is a former senior…

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Turkey:30 arrested in further raids
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Turkey:30 arrested in further raids

Police officers have carried out night-time raids in the central Turkish city of Konya. The…

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Congo: calls for constitutional referendum to be annulled
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Congo: calls for constitutional referendum to be annulled

Officials in Congo say an overwhelming majority of citizens have approved far-reaching changes to the…

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