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Many London flats evacuated over cladding

Many London flats evacuated over cladding

Image copyright PA More than 800 homes in tower blocks on a council estate in Camden, north London, are being evacuated because of safety concerns over cladding. Camden Council says…

Trump casts doubt on Russia investigator Mueller

Trump casts doubt on Russia investigator Mueller

Image copyright AFP Image caption Mr Mueller has come under pressure from influential conservatives President Donald Trump has questioned the neutrality of Robert Mueller, who is investigating Russian interference in…

Brexit: EU leaders says UK offer could ‘worsen situation’

Brexit: EU leaders says UK offer could ‘worsen situation’

Media captionMay: I want to give EU residents certainty European leaders have criticised the UK’s offer to EU nationals after Brexit – with one senior figure claiming it could “worsen…

UAE princesses guilty of servant abuse in Belgium

UAE princesses guilty of servant abuse in Belgium

Image copyright AFP Image caption The case dates back to 2008 but only came to court this year, after the defence’s many procedural challenges Eight princesses from the UAE have…

London tower blaze began in faulty fridge

London tower blaze began in faulty fridge

The Grenfell Tower fire in London started with a faulty fridge freezer, and outside cladding failed safety tests, police say. This breaking news story is being updated and more details…

Brexit: UK offer on EU citizens a good start, says Merkel

Brexit: UK offer on EU citizens a good start, says Merkel

Image copyright AFP Image caption Angela Merkel says Brexit is not the focus of the two-day EU summit on Brussels German Chancellor Angela Merkel has described UK plans to ensure…

Qatar row: Arab states send list of steep demands

Qatar row: Arab states send list of steep demands

Image copyright AFP Image caption Saudi Arabia has closed Qatar’s only land border Four Arab states have sent Qatar a list of 13 demands it must meet if it wants…

Syria crisis: Inside Islamic State’s ‘capital’ Raqqa

The BBC’s Gabriel Gatehouse is the first UK journalist to report from the Syrian city of Raqqa. It is the capital of so-called Islamic State’s ‘caliphate’, but Syrian fighters are…

North Korea tests new missile engine, US officials say

North Korea tests new missile engine, US officials say

Image copyright AFP Image caption North Korea hopes its military arsenal will be a deterrent against the US North Korea has tested a new rocket engine as part of its…

Brexit: EU citizens offered ‘UK settled status’ by PM May

Brexit: EU citizens offered ‘UK settled status’ by PM May

Image copyright AFP Image caption European Council President Donald Tusk and Theresa May held bilateral talks at the Brussels summit EU citizens legally resident in the UK should have the…

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