People gather around the floral tributes placed at the site where Lyra McKee was shot in Northern Ireland on Saturday. Agence France-Presse
Police were called to an address in south London at 3:30am, where they found a wounded 26-year-old pregnant woman. Her baby was delivered, taken to hospital and was in a critical condition.
In a statement issued today, the Ministry affirmed the UAE's solidarity with the UK against all forms of violence, terrorism, and extremism that contravene human values and principles, stressing its rejection of terrorism in all of its manifestations.
The 37-year-old Swiss can clinch a record-extending 21st major if he manages to break free of the world number one's stranglehold.
European stocks fell on Monday following a week of strong gains, with losses in technology stocks and European suppliers of US planemaker Boeing, weighing the most. The pan-region STOXX 600 index was down 0.2 per cent at 0940 GMT, having touched eight-month highs last week. Stocks in Spain fell the most, down 0.73 per cent, while Germany’s trade sensitive DAX index fell 0.5 per cent,
Nigerian novelist and poet Lola Shoneyin was at #BookTalks at Al Rawi Café in Sharjah discussing her multiple award-winning debut novel, The Secret Lives of Baba Segi’s Wives, which explores the structure and effects of polygamy in Nigeria.
Violent hailstorms and damaging winds hit parts of New South Wales state including bushfire-affected coastal towns on Monday, but hot and windy conditions are forecast to return to many parts of NSW later in the week.
Medics said 145 people were wounded in the latest clashes, taking the casualty toll to more than 530 in two days