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Russia-Trump: FBI chief Wray defends agency

Russia-Trump: FBI chief Wray defends agency

Russia-Trump: FBI chief Wray defends agency 7 December 2017 Related Topics Russia-Trump inquiry Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionFBI Director Wray denies Trump claim bureau ‘is in tatters’ FBI Director Christopher Wray has launched...
Facebook chief warns of harassment 'backlash'

Facebook chief warns of harassment 'backlash'

Facebook’s chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg has warned of a “backlash” against women in the workplace following recent high-profile sexual harassment scandals. In a revealing Facebook post, the businesswoman said she had already heard...
'Roadmap agreed' with Mugabe, says army chief

'Roadmap agreed' with Mugabe, says army chief

Zimbabwe’s military chief Constantino Chiwenga says a roadmap has been agreed with deposed president Robert Mugabe. Mr Chiwenga also added that vice president Emmerson Mnangagwa, whose firing led to the unrest in the country, will return to Zimbabwe...
Mugabe allies hit out at Zimbabwe army chief

Mugabe allies hit out at Zimbabwe army chief

Mugabe allies hit out at Zimbabwe army chief 14 November 2017 From the section Africa Image copyright AFP Image caption Zimbabwe Army General Constantino Chiwenga warned of a military takeover Allies of Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe have warned the military...
Rohingya crisis: Myanmar army chief fired

Rohingya crisis: Myanmar army chief fired

The army general in charge of the Rakhine state in Myanmar where 600,000 Rohingya Muslims have fled has been replaced. Myanmar’s army gave no reason as it moved Major General Maung Maung Soe from his role as head of Western Commands in Rakhine. Major General Aye...
Trump ex-campaign chief surrenders to FBI

Trump ex-campaign chief surrenders to FBI

Donald Trump’s former campaign manager, Paul Manafort, has turned himself in to the FBI’s Washington field office. It comes as the FBI is expected to bring charges as part of an investigation into allegations of Russian interference in the US election. Mr...
WHO chief 'rethinking' Robert Mugabe's appointment

WHO chief 'rethinking' Robert Mugabe's appointment

WHO chief ‘rethinking’ Robert Mugabe’s appointment 22 October 2017 From the section Africa Image copyright Reuters Image caption Robert Mugabe is frequently taken to task over human rights abuses The new head of the World Health Organisation (WHO) is...
IMF chief 'cannot imagine' no deal on Brexit

IMF chief 'cannot imagine' no deal on Brexit

The head of the International Monetary Fund has said she “cannot imagine” there will be no deal on Brexit. At the IMF’s annual meeting in Washington, Christine Lagarde made her most strongly worded intervention since the negotiations began, urging...
Brazilian Olympics chief arrested in Rio

Brazilian Olympics chief arrested in Rio

Brazilian Olympics chief arrested in Rio 5 October 2017 From the section Latin America & Caribbean Image copyright Reuters Image caption Carlos Nuzman served as president of the Rio 2016 Olympics organising committee Brazilian police have detained the president of...
Bank chief sentenced to death for fraud

Bank chief sentenced to death for fraud

Vietnam fraud trial: Death penalty for ex-head of OceanBank 29 September 2017 From the section Asia Image copyright VIETNAM NEWS AGENCY/AFP Image caption Nguyen Xuan Son was sentenced to death at the People’s Court in Hanoi The former head of a major Vietnamese...
Chief diplomats' words too late to stop Myanmar

Chief diplomats' words too late to stop Myanmar

Boris Johnson and Rex Tillerson come from two different worlds but will have found much in common as they talked in the regal splendour of Lancaster House in London. Perhaps they compared notes on the fact they are both the subject of rumours they are on the verge of...
Uber hires new chief executive from internet giant

Uber hires new chief executive from internet giant

Uber has picked former Expedia boss Dara Khosrowshahi as its new chief executive to lead the firm out of a nearly year-long crisis. Mr Khosrowshahi will take on the tasks of repairing frayed relations with investors and making the business profitable after seven years...
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