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Transgender people 'can't serve' US army

Transgender people 'can't serve' US army

Transgender people ‘can’t serve’ US army 26 July 2017 From the section US & Canada US President Donald Trump says transgender people cannot serve in “any capacity” in the military. His tweet appears to reverse the Obama...
French fires force evacuation of 10,000 people

French fires force evacuation of 10,000 people

At least 10,000 people have been forced to flee campsites and homes after a new fire broke out along the French Riviera. Wildfires have already consumed swathes of forest in the region as well as on the island of Corsica in recent days. The new blaze is raging near...
Musk: Build moon base to get people 'fired up'

Musk: Build moon base to get people 'fired up'

Elon Musk has said humans need to build a base on the moon to get the public “fired up” again about space exploration. Humans first landed there 48 years ago today [20 July], but nobody has stepped foot on the moon since the final mission of the Apollo...

Assad's son: People don't understand my father

The teenage son of Syrian President Bashar al Assad has said people are “blind” to the “reality” of his father’s character and what is going on in the country. Hafez Assad said they did not understand the situation in Syria, which has...
Theme park rollercoaster crash injures 26 people

Theme park rollercoaster crash injures 26 people

At least 26 people have been injured at a theme park in Spain after two train cars collided on a rollercoaster. The accident occurred when a car completed a loop and failed to stop, crashing into the back of another car. An emergency services spokesman said:...
President Trump sued for blocking people on Twitter

President Trump sued for blocking people on Twitter

President Trump sued for blocking people on Twitter 12 July 2017 From the section US & Canada Image copyright @realDonaldTrump/Handout via REUTERS Image caption The president’s personal Twitter account has a huge 33.7 million followers President Donald Trump...
People feared trapped in building collapse

People feared trapped in building collapse

About 15 people are feared trapped after a seven-storey building collapsed in a residential area in Kenya’s capital. Kenya Red Cross said the building, in Nairobi’s Pipeline estate, had been vacated minutes before the collapse on Monday night but some...
UK fears Qatar blockade is hurting its people

UK fears Qatar blockade is hurting its people

The UK’s Government says it is concerned that collective action by Gulf states is having an adverse impact on the lives of ordinary people in Qatar. Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson is meeting officials from several Gulf countries this week, and is urging his...
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