Italy quake: Emergency declared as hopes for more survivors fade

Italy declares a state of emergency in the regions worst hit by Wednesday’s earthquake as hopes of finding more survivors fade. BBC News – World  More...

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By admin On Thursday, August 25th, 2016

Italy earthquake: Search for survivors as death toll tops 160

Thousands of rescuers search through the night for survivors following Wednesday’s deadly earthquake in a mountainous area of central Italy. BBC News – World  More...

By admin On Wednesday, August 24th, 2016

North Korea submarine fires ballistic missile

North Korea has fired a ballistic missile from a submarine, which flew for 500km (300 miles) before falling in the sea, say the US and South Korea. BBC News – World  More...

By admin On Tuesday, August 23rd, 2016

Turkey strikes IS and Kurdish positions in Syria ahead of offensive

Turkey bombards so-called Islamic State (IS) targets in northern Syria ahead of a ground offensive it is backing against the group. BBC News – World  More...

By admin On Monday, August 22nd, 2016

Rio Olympics 2016: Spectacular closing ceremony as Olympic flag goes to Tokyo

The Rio Olympics end with a spectacular carnival-inspired closing ceremony and the official handover to 2020 hosts Tokyo. BBC News – World  More...

By admin On Sunday, August 21st, 2016

Turkey wedding blast: 30 dead and 90 hurt in Gaziantep

An explosion at an outdoor wedding party in the southern Turkish city of Gaziantep kills at least 30 people and injures 94 more, the region’s governor says. BBC News – World  More...

By admin On Saturday, August 20th, 2016

Rio Olympics 2016: Usain Bolt wins ninth Olympic gold as Jamaica take 4x100m relay

Usain Bolt ends his Olympic career by claiming an unprecedented ‘triple triple’ and ninth gold as Jamaica win the 4x100m relay final. BBC News – World  More...

By admin On Friday, August 19th, 2016

Rio 2016 Olympics: Two US swimmers to leave Rio after ‘robbery’ row

US swimmers Gunnar Bentz and Jack Conger prepare to fly out of Rio de Janeiro after being questioned by Brazilian police. BBC News – World  More...

By admin On Thursday, August 18th, 2016

California wildfires: Ferocious fires evict thousands

Firefighters are continuing to tackle a huge blaze in southern California, with several of them describing it as the most ferocious they have ever seen. BBC News – World  More...

By admin On Wednesday, August 17th, 2016

Donald Trump defends Milwaukee police shooting

Republican Donald Trump says initial evidence suggests the fatal shooting of a black man by police in Wisconsin on Saturday was justified. BBC News – World  More...