World news

Violent protests in US town of Ferguson

Violent protests broke out in the Missouri town of Ferguson after a grand jury announced it will not indict the cop who shot ...

Tuesday, 25 Nov 2014, 11:41

More US Snow To Hit After Deadly Storms

New York state is facing another huge snowstorm, which could leave some areas under more than eight feet (2.5m) of snow by Friday. ...

Thursday, 20 Nov 2014, 09:45

Obama condemns latest IS killing

US President Barack Obama has condemned the killing of US aid worker Abdul-Rahman Kassig as "an act of pure evil". ...

Monday, 17 Nov 2014, 09:27

Korean ferry disaster captain gets life sentence

A Korean ferry captain, who fled his rapidly sinking ship in panic and left hundreds of terrified schoolchildren to drown in ...

Tuesday, 11 Nov 2014, 09:23

Republicans win control from Obama's Democratic Party

The Republicans have won control of the Senate in the US mid-term elections, increasing their power in the final two years of ...

Wednesday, 05 Nov 2014, 09:08

US mid-term elections

Americans are voting in mid-term elections which will decide who controls the Senate and pave the way for the 2016 race for the ...

Tuesday, 04 Nov 2014, 12:47

Pistorius gets five years for manslaughter

South African track star Oscar Pistorius has been jailed for five years for the culpable homicide of his girlfriend on Valentine's ...

Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014, 10:46

Pistorius in court for sentencing

Oscar Pistorius has arrived at a South African court where he will be sentenced for the killing of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp ...

Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014, 09:40

Pistorius still awaiting sentence for manslaughter

Pistorius, 27, could face a fine and a suspended jail sentence or up to 15 years in prison after he was found guilty of culpable ...

Thursday, 16 Oct 2014, 12:12

Pistorius pre-sentencing resumes

Oscar Pistorius has returned to court for a second day of sentencing arguments over whether he should face prison for killing ...

Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014, 10:24

Pistorius sentencing today

The judge in the trial of South African athlete Oscat Pistorius is to announce his sentencing today after he was found guilty ...

Monday, 13 Oct 2014, 09:33

Syria fights back against IS

Fighting has continued overnight around the Syrian border town of Kobane, with reports of Kurdish forces launching an operation ...

Wednesday, 08 Oct 2014, 11:14

Hong Kong leader rejects calls to stand down

Hong Kong's leader, CY Leung, has said his top official will meet protest leaders in a last-minute olive branch to avoid ...

Friday, 03 Oct 2014, 13:07

Hong Kong braces for pro-democracy rally

As Hong Kong braces for huge pro-democracy rallies, leader CY Leung has urged protesters to back electoral reforms set out by ...

Wednesday, 01 Oct 2014, 10:17

Obama: US underestimated threat of IS

President Barack Obama has acknowledged that US agencies underestimated the threat posed by the Islamist insurgency in Syria. ...

Monday, 29 Sep 2014, 11:32

Local news

Home Affairs Minister's driver arrested

The driver of The Home Affairs Minister has ...

Government and Opposition: Clear difference

The Labour Party says that following the ...

Russia and the Global Shift of Power : Discussion ...

As part of its commitment to provide public ...

Simon Busuttil: Few ideas

Shortly after his Budget reply in Parliament ...

Europe

Pope Francis addresses the European Parliament

Pope Francis is addressing the European ...

UKIP win second seat in Parliament

UKIP leader Nigel Farage says predictions ...

Four dead in Jerusalem synagogue attack

At least four Israelis have been killed ...

Britian to confiscate suspected terrorists ...

Britons suspected of plotting to leave the ...

Earlier World news

Obama tells UN: Isis is death network

US President Barack Obama has called ...

Wednesday, 24 Sep 2014, 18:14

US attacks ISIS in Syria

The United States started attacking ...

Tuesday, 23 Sep 2014, 12:41

Pistorius guilty of manslaugher

Judge Masipa finds Pistorius guilty ...

Friday, 12 Sep 2014, 10:56

Pistorius arrives at court to hear verdict

Oscar Pistorius has arrived at court ...

Friday, 12 Sep 2014, 09:22

Update 3:Pistorius cleared of pre-meditated ...

The judge in the Oscar Pistorius trial ...

Thursday, 11 Sep 2014, 12:59

Obama orders airstrikes against Islamic State

President Obama has authorised air-strikes ...

Thursday, 11 Sep 2014, 08:39

Obama warns IS: Justice will be done

The US President vows to take the fight ...

Wednesday, 03 Sep 2014, 13:00

Libya's PM resigns

Abdullah al-Thinni has stepped down ...

Friday, 29 Aug 2014, 13:10

World Medical Association on WHO report of ...

Commenting on today's World Health ...

Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014, 12:46

9-year old girl accidently kills weapons ...

A nine year-old girl in the US has ...

Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014, 10:52

Gaza and Israel agree ceasefire

A long-term ceasefire has been agreed ...

Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014, 10:46

Obama warns U.S. will be relentess against ...

The United States launched a series ...

Thursday, 21 Aug 2014, 08:55

Islamic militants behead US journalist

Islamic State militants have released ...

Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014, 11:09

Teenager shooting: US National Guard called ...

Missouri Governor Jay Nixon has ordered ...

Monday, 18 Aug 2014, 12:30

Obama orders airstrikes against militants ...

President Barack Obama has authorised ...

Friday, 08 Aug 2014, 11:21