Nuclear fuel convoy attacked in Brazil

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Violence in Angra dos Reis, site of the nuclear power plant, has increased recently Gunmen have attacked a convoy of trucks carrying uranium fuel to a nuclear power plant…

National Portrait Gallery drops £1m donor

Image copyright AFP Image caption The redevelopment of the National Portrait Gallery is due to be finished in 2023 A £1m donation to the National Portrait Gallery has been withdrawn because the potential donors are…

Tell the world we are suffering

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionCyclone Idai: Survivors rescued by land and airMozambique's port city of Beira is reeling from the damage inflicted by Cyclone Idai. So far 200 people have been…

US aircraft killed Somali civilians

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The US has been using manned aircraft, as well as Reaper drones, such as the one pictured here, over Somalia US air strikes have been killing civilians in Somalia,…

US mum starved YouTube channel kids

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The children appeared regularly in the Fantastic Adventures videos A US mother whose seven adopted children regularly performed as superheroes on her family's YouTube channel has been charged with…

Native US inmates win right to long hair

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Texas prison inmates (FILE) Three Native American prisoners in Texas have successfully sued the state's prison system for the right to grow long hair for religious reasons. The ruling…

US sheriff and staff quit over unsafe jail

Image copyright Google Maps Image caption The Nowata County Sheriff's Office is now operating on a skeleton staff after a slew of resignations An Oklahoma sheriff and all of her deputies have quit in protest…

Australia bars Boeing 737 Max aircraft

Image copyright Anadolu Agency The European Union and India have banned the Boeing 737 Max from flying over their airspace to ensure passenger safety. They join a long list of countries in suspending the plane,…