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Colorado deputy killed in barrage of gunfire at apartment complex

DENVER (Reuters) – A gunman opened fire on sheriff’s deputies responding to a report of a loud disturbance at an apartment complex near Denver on Sunday morning, killing one officer…

Chief justice orders review of sexual harassment standards in U.S. judiciary

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Chief Justice John Roberts said on Sunday he would launch a review in 2018 of how the federal judiciary handles sexual harassment, following the recent resignation…

Rouhani defends right to protest but rejects violence

Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani says people in the country have the right to protest but warned that violence is unacceptable. His comments on Sunday were the first since widespread anti-government…

Palestine recalls US envoy after Trump’s Jerusalem move

The Palestinian leadership has said it is recalling its envoy to the United States following Washington’s controversial recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. Palestinian officials have previously said they…

Shahindha Ismail investigated for ‘anti-Islamic’ tweet

A prominent human rights activist in the Maldives says she has received several death threats over an alleged anti-Islamic Twitter post, that has also prompted a criminal investigation. Shahindha…

Man City will not remain unbeaten – Guardiola after winning run ends

Man City will not remain unbeaten – Guardiola after winning run ends

Ederson saves the injury-time penalty that could have condemned Manchester City to their first defeat of the season Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola reiterated his belief his side will not…

Controversy as late penalty gives West Brom draw against Arsenal

Controversy as late penalty gives West Brom draw against Arsenal

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger (centre) made his views known to referee Mike Dean (left) after the penalty and after the match Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger believes referee Mike Dean “did…

Iran protests: Citizens have right to criticise, not destroy – Rouhani

Iran protests: Citizens have right to criticise, not destroy – Rouhani

Media captionVideo from the town of Dorud shows a crowd carrying what appears to be a wounded man Iranians are free to protest against the government but must not jeopardise…

Cities welcome 2018 with a bang

Fireworks in Hong Kong, Pyongyang, Sydney and Auckland welcome the new year. Source Article from http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-42528862…

Palestinians recall envoy to US

Palestinians recall envoy to US

Media captionWhy the city of Jerusalem matters The Palestinians have announced they are recalling their envoy to the United States for “consultations”, weeks after President Trump recognised Jerusalem as the…

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