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North Korea ‘tests new high-tech weapon’

    North Korea ‘tests new high-tech weapon’

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Kim Jong-un expressed “great satisfaction” over “state-of-the-art” weapon, North Korea’s media say North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has supervised the successful test of a

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Khmer Rouge surviving leaders face genocide verdict

    Khmer Rouge surviving leaders face genocide verdict

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The pair are already serving life sentences The UN-backed Khmer Rouge tribunal is set to deliver its verdict on whether the last two surviving leaders

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Is teenage pregnancy in Kenya on the rise?

    Is teenage pregnancy in Kenya on the rise?

Image copyright AFP A controversy is raging in Kenya about teenage pregnancy. The debate was sparked following comments made by Education Secretary Amina Mohamed, who said that a “high number

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Chile promises to investigate Mapuche killing

    Chile promises to investigate Mapuche killing

Image copyright AFP Image caption The Mapuche are Chile’s largest indigenous group Chile’s President Sebastián Piñera has promised a thorough investigation after a young indigenous man was fatally shot by

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Quiz of the Week: Which superhero wasn’t Lee’s?

    Quiz of the Week: Which superhero wasn’t Lee’s?

It’s the weekly news quiz – have you been paying attention to what’s been going on in the world during

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Viral US act of kindness that raised $400,000 ‘a lie’

    Viral US act of kindness that raised $400,000 ‘a lie’

Image copyright GoFundMe Image caption Kate McClure (left) and partner Mark D’Amico (not pictured) are accused of conspiring with homeless

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Lion Air crash: Boeing sued by victim’s family over aircraft design

    Lion Air crash: Boeing sued by victim’s family over aircraft design

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Investigators examine one of the engines from the doomed Lion Air flight JT 610 The

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Lost Disney ‘Oswald’ film found in Japan

    Lost Disney ‘Oswald’ film found in Japan

Image copyright BFI/Walt Disney Animation Studio Image caption Oswald the Lucky Rabbit was Disney’s first character One of Walt Disney’s

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California wildfires: Survivors share stories of heroic rescues

    California wildfires: Survivors share stories of heroic rescues

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Authorities search for victims in Paradise, California As huge wildfires continue to devastate California,

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Nikola Gruevski: Mystery over how Macedonia ex-PM escaped

    Nikola Gruevski: Mystery over how Macedonia ex-PM escaped

Image copyright EPA Image caption Nikola Gruevski is seen here visiting a renovated prison in Macedonia in 2009 Hungary has

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