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Theresa May’s leadership in the balance

British Prime Minister Theresa May’s grip on power appears to be slipping after a backlash over her last-ditch effort to get a Brexit deal through.

Leadsom resigns over new Brexit approach

Prominent Brexit supporter Andrea Leadsom has resigned from British Prime Minister Theresa May’s government, piling more pressure on the UK leader to quit.

Trump lashes out after ‘cover-up’ claim

US President Donald Trump has fired back at US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s accusation that he is engaged in a cover-up over the Mueller Russia investigation, saying “I don’t do cover-ups”.

Risk of nuclear war ‘highest since WWII’

The risk of nuclear weapons being used is at its highest since World War II, a senior UN security expert says.

South African lawmakers elect Ramaphosa

South African lawmakers have elected Cyril Ramaphosa president following the May 8 general election.

Australian tells of London terror attack

Australian Candice Hedge, who was working in a restaurant when she was stabbed in the neck during the London Bridge terror attack, has recalled seeing “a dark figure dancing around” before the bloodshed started.