World news

Pistorius guilty of manslaugher

Judge Masipa finds Pistorius guilty of culpable homicide, South Africa's version of manslaughter. Sentencing will follow ...

Friday, 12 Sep 2014, 10:56

Pistorius arrives at court to hear verdict

Oscar Pistorius has arrived at court to hear whether he will be found guilty of culpable homicide for killing his girlfriend. ...

Friday, 12 Sep 2014, 09:22

Update 3:Pistorius cleared of pre-meditated murder

The judge in the Oscar Pistorius trial has ruled out a verdict of premeditated murder, saying the prosecution failed to prove ...

Thursday, 11 Sep 2014, 12:59

Obama orders airstrikes against Islamic State

President Obama has authorised air-strikes against the Islamic State. "I have made it clear that we will hunt down terrorists ...

Thursday, 11 Sep 2014, 08:39

Obama warns IS: Justice will be done

The US President vows to take the fight to the killers of Steven Sotloff, saying: "Our reach is long and justice will be ...

Wednesday, 03 Sep 2014, 13:00

Libya's PM resigns

Abdullah al-Thinni has stepped down as Libya's prime minister in a move to end the power struggle in the country. The cabinet ...

Friday, 29 Aug 2014, 13:10

World Medical Association on WHO report of E cigarettes

Commenting on today's World Health Organisation announcement on e-cigarettes, Dr. Mukesh Haikerwal, Chair of the World MedicalAssociation, ...

Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014, 12:46

9-year old girl accidently kills weapons instructor

A nine year-old girl in the US has killed her shooting instructor by accident while being shown how to use a high-powered automatic ...

Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014, 10:52

Gaza and Israel agree ceasefire

A long-term ceasefire has been agreed between Israel and Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip. The truce, ending seven weeks ...

Wednesday, 27 Aug 2014, 10:46

Obama warns U.S. will be relentess against terrorists

The United States launched a series of airstrikes on Wednesday against ISIS forces in Iraq, the same day President Barack Obama ...

Thursday, 21 Aug 2014, 08:55

Islamic militants behead US journalist

Islamic State militants have released a video that purportedly shows the beheading of a US journalist who went missing two years ...

Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014, 11:09

Teenager shooting: US National Guard called in

Missouri Governor Jay Nixon has ordered the National Guard to Ferguson amid rising tensions following the shooting by police ...

Monday, 18 Aug 2014, 12:30

Obama orders airstrikes against militants in Iraq

President Barack Obama has authorised airstrikes against Islamist militants in northern Iraq and ordered airdrops of supplies ...

Friday, 08 Aug 2014, 11:21

WHO declares Ebola outbreak an international emergency

The World Health Organization on Friday declared the outbreak of Ebola in west Africa an international health emergency. At ...

Friday, 08 Aug 2014, 11:15

Pistorius: Snowball of lies says prosecution

South African athlete Oscar Pistorius has been accused of being a "deceitful witness" who told the court a "snowball ...

Thursday, 07 Aug 2014, 12:58

Local news

Russian man found dead in sea

The body of a Russian man was found floating ...

Duchess visit. Decision on Thursday

Kensington Palace says a final decision ...

Hunter fined 5,000 euros for shooting protected ...

A man from St Julians was fined 5,000 euros ...

Young boy injured in car accident

A young boy, aged 11 was seriously injured ...

Europe

Scotland.Decision day

Scottish voters go to the polls on Thursday ...

Cameron's plea to Scotland to stay in Union

Prime Minister David Cameron has made an ...

Flight MH-17 hit by numerous objects

Crash investigators say flight MH17 was ...

Duchess of Cambridge expecting second baby

The Duchess of Cambridge is pregnant with ...

Earlier World news

Airlines cancel flights to Liya

Embassies have closed and flights have ...

Sunday, 03 Aug 2014, 08:01

Greece evacuates embassy staff from Libya

Greece evacuated embassy staff and ...

Friday, 01 Aug 2014, 10:28

Libya crisis deepens

As the violence in the Libyian capital ...

Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014, 08:57

More bodies of MH 17 due to arrive in Holland

More bodies from Malaysian Airlines ...

Thursday, 24 Jul 2014, 10:52

Ukraine plane crash bodies arrive at station

A train with the remains of victims ...

Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014, 11:11

Ukraine plane crash: 298 believed dead

Malaysian Airlines plane crashed in ...

Friday, 18 Jul 2014, 08:39

Pistorius murder trial resumes in South Africa

The murder trial of Oscar Pistorius ...

Monday, 30 Jun 2014, 09:41

Kerry arrives in Baghdad as Iraq crisis deepens

US Secretary of State John Kerry has ...

Monday, 23 Jun 2014, 10:58

Iraq: Battle for oil-fields

The Iraqi army says it has beaten off ...

Wednesday, 18 Jun 2014, 13:10

Pakistani jets attack militants

Pakistani fighter jets are reported ...

Monday, 16 Jun 2014, 11:18

3 police officers killed in Canada shooting

A manhunt is under way in the Canadian ...

Thursday, 05 Jun 2014, 11:05

Pele's son jailed for drug smuggling

One of Brazilian football legend Pele's ...

Monday, 02 Jun 2014, 09:45

Missing British sailors presumed dead after ...

The search for four missing British ...

Saturday, 24 May 2014, 17:41

Pope Francis begins Middle East visit

Pope Francis has praised Jordan for ...

Saturday, 24 May 2014, 17:34

Six dead in U.S. University shooting

A gunman has killed six people in drive-by ...

Saturday, 24 May 2014, 17:30