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US students topple Confederate soldier statue in North Carolina

Tuesday 21st of August 2018, 11:12
related countries: United States United States
related places: Confederate

Protesters pulled down the controversial Silent Sam statue at a North Carolina university campus.
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Nazi guard Palij deported by US to Germany

Tuesday 21st of August 2018, 10:56
related countries: Germany Germany, United States United States

For years Germany had refused to take Jakiw Palij, who has been stateless since 2003.
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Arsène Wenger to get honour from Liberia's George Weah

Tuesday 21st of August 2018, 10:29
related countries: Liberia Liberia

The former Arsenal manager is to be decorated by his ex-player, Liberia's President George Weah.
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Kabul's diplomatic area targeted by mortars during Eid speech

Tuesday 21st of August 2018, 9:56
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan
related places: Kabul

Militants launch an attack during a televised speech by the Afghan president to mark a holiday.
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Asia Argento: #MeToo figurehead 'accused of sexual assault'

Tuesday 21st of August 2018, 9:37
related countries: Italy Italy

Italian actress and #MeToo accuser reportedly reached a settlement with a man 20 years her junior.
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UK wants 'malign' Russia to face action

Tuesday 21st of August 2018, 8:56
related countries: Russia Russia, United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: Salisbury, Washington

The foreign secretary urges the EU to copy Washington's response to the Salisbury nerve agent attack.
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Microsoft claims win over 'Russian political hackers'

Tuesday 21st of August 2018, 8:16
related countries: Russia Russia, United States United States

Cyber-attacks on US political groups are stopped after Microsoft grabs key net domains, the company says.
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Radioactive device goes missing in Malaysia

Tuesday 21st of August 2018, 5:27
related countries: Malaysia Malaysia

It's not the first time a device like this has vanished but authorities say there's no reason to panic.
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Between two popes: Ireland's transformation

Tuesday 21st of August 2018, 5:22
related countries: Ireland Ireland

How Ireland has changed between the visit of Pope John Paul II in 1979 and the forthcoming papal visit.
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Eleven hikers killed in flash flooding in southern Italy

Tuesday 21st of August 2018, 5:16
related countries: Italy Italy

A rescue official says walkers were "catapulted out like bullets" when a stream in a gorge flooded.
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Venezuela crisis: More migrants cross into Brazil despite attacks

Tuesday 21st of August 2018, 4:03
related countries: Venezuela Venezuela, Brazil Brazil

The number of people crossing the border increases, as Venezuela tries to stabilise its economy.
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Mueller inquiry: Trump fears 'perjury trap' in Russia inquiry

Tuesday 21st of August 2018, 3:49
related countries: Russia Russia, United States United States
related places: Trump

The US president also suggested he could take over the investigation into alleged Russian meddling.
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Malcolm Turnbull: Australian PM survives leadership challenge

Tuesday 21st of August 2018, 3:30
related countries: Aruba Aruba

Malcolm Turnbull narrowly wins the party vote he had called to avoid speculation about his future.
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Is roaring US economy a mirage?

Tuesday 21st of August 2018, 0:02
related countries: United States United States
related places: America

President Donald Trump often celebrates America's buoyant economy, but one number seems stuck - real wages.
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