Russians indicted over US poll meddling
A Russian internet agency and more than a dozen Russians interfered in the US election campaign from 2014 through 2016 in a multi-pronged effort with the aim of supporting Donald Trump and disparaging his rival Hillary Clinton, the US Special Counsel says in an indictment.
FBI warned about school shooter last month
A person close to the 19-year-old accused of killing 17 people at a Florida high school warned the Federal Bureau of Investigation of his desire to kill people and investigators mishandled the tip, the FBI says.
Trump to meet ‘bravest people on earth’
President Donald Trump says he’s travelling to Florida “to meet with some of the bravest people on earth”.
Ramaphosa plans ‘tough decisions’
South Africa faces “tough decisions” to boost economic growth after years of stagnation, new President Cyril Ramaphosa says in a State of the Nation address a day after his inauguration.
Hit-run killer Puneet takes poison
Killer hit-run driver Puneet Puneet, who fled to India to avoid being sentenced in Australia, is in hospital after taking poison, a Dehli court has been told.
Oxfam not bidding for new govt funding
Oxfam has agreed not to bid for any new funding from Britain’s government until London is satisfied the charity meets sufficient ethical standards, development minister Penny Mordaunt says.