Thursday, October 21, 2021

Nikolas Cruz: Parkland gunman pleads guilty to murdering 17

Lawyers representing Mr Cruz had repeatedly said that he would plead guilty if the death penalty was not considered. Last week, his attorney, David...

COP26: Russia’s Vladimir Putin will not attend climate summit

No reason was given for the Russian leader's decision not to attend the conference in Glasgow.

Syria war: Deadly bomb blasts hit military bus in Damascus

"I was sleeping when I heard a strong explosion. I woke up and saw a bus on fire, which came to a halt after...

Covid: Brazil’s Bolsonaro ‘should be charged with crimes against humanity’

A big inquiry is presenting final findings into the Brazilian leader's handling of the Covid-19 pandemic.

North Korea claim test of new submarine-launched missile

Pyongyang confirmed the test a day after South Korea detected a ballistic missile had been fired.

Steve Bannon: Lawmakers vote to hold ex-Trump aide in contempt

In her opening remarks, congresswoman Liz Cheney, a Wyoming Republican and vice-chair of the committee, said Mr Bannon had had "substantial advance knowledge of...

Navy report blames crew for devastating fire on the Bonhomme Richard

The amphibious USS Bonhomme Richard was decommissioned after a fire burned on board for four days.

Polish PM accuses EU of blackmail as row over rule of law escalates

Mateusz Morawiecki clashes with EU leaders over a Polish court ruling that rejected parts of EU law.

Norway attack: Victims killed with ‘sharp object’, not arrows

Victims of last week's bow-and-arrow attack were actually killed by a "sharp object", police say.

North Korea fires ballistic missile into waters off Japan

The launch, confirmed by the South, is the latest in a series of missile tests by Pyongyang.

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