Africa

Thursday, November 9, 2017

Thursday, November 9, 2017

Plague death toll in Madagascar rises to more than 140 people

Plague death toll in Madagascar rises to more than 140 people

Plague death toll in Madagascar rises to more than 140 people

More than 1,900 people have been infected by the worst outbreak of the disease in 50 years

Theresa May facing challenge of Cabinet reshuffle in wake of Priti Patel resignation

Theresa May facing challenge of Cabinet reshuffle in wake of Priti Patel resignation

Theresa May facing challenge of Cabinet reshuffle in wake of Priti Patel leaving

The Prime Minister has to fill a vacancy after the former International Development Secretary resigned in the wake of holding unauthorised meetings with Israeli politicians

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Priti Patel's position is not 'tenable', says Green Party co-leader Jonathan Bartley

Priti Patel's position is not 'tenable', says Green Party co-leader Jonathan Bartley

Priti Patel position not 'tenable', says Green Party co-leader Jonathan Bartley

The Green Party co-leader spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the International Development Secretary in the wake of unauthorised meetings with Israeli politicians

Priti Patel sacking 'looking inevitable', says Sir Malcolm Rifkind

Priti Patel sacking 'looking inevitable', says Sir Malcolm Rifkind

Priti Patel sacking 'looking inevitable', says Sir Malcolm Rifkind

The former Foreign Secretary spoke to Julia Hartley-Brewer about the International Development Secretary's admission of holding unauthorised meetings with Israeli officials

Theresa May orders Priti Patel to return to UK to explain herself over further meetings with Israeli politicians

Theresa May orders Priti Patel to return to UK to explain meetings with Israeli politicians

Theresa May orders Priti Patel to return to UK to account for further meetings

More unauthorised meetings with Israeli politicians were admitted by the International Development Secretary on Tuesday

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

World Health Organisation warns of airborne plague in Africa

World Health Organisation warns of airborne Madagascar plague spreading to Africa

World Health Organisation warns of airborne Madagascar plague spreading

The WHO says more than 1,300 people are infected as the disease could spread from Madagascar to continental Africa

Monday, October 16, 2017

Monday, October 16, 2017

Twitter reacts to #redsun as Storm Ophelia causes weather phenomenon

#redsun: The best pictures from around Britain as Storm Ophelia brings crazy weather

#redsun: The best pics from around the UK as Storm Ophelia brings crazy weather

The former hurricane has dragged dust from the Sahara with it as it hits Ireland and the UK

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Terror groups 'gain funds by using slaves to recruit abusers and rapists'

Isis and other terror groups 'using slaves to recruit abusers and rapists'

Isis and other terror groups 'using slaves to recruit abusers and rapists'

Research shows the practice is commonplace in groups like Isis and this takes place in the Middle East and Africa

Friday, September 22, 2017

Friday, September 22, 2017

Nine elephants in Botswana die after being electrocuted by a power line

Nine elephants in Botswana die after being electrocuted by a power line

Nine elephants in Botswana die after being electrocuted by a power line

The elephants were found dead near to their water source, where a power line had been damaged

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Roald Dahl day - was the famous children's author anti-Semitic?

Roald Dahl day - The dark anti-semitism which continues to dog the beloved author

Roald Dahl day - The dark anti-semitism which continues to dog the author

Dahl's works remain a source of joy and inspiration - but his personal views on Jews and Israel are far murkier

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

State of emergency in Florida as Hurricane Irma barrels through the Caribbean

State of emergency in Florida as Hurricane Irma barrels through the Caribbean

State of emergency in Florida as Hurricane Irma barrels through the Caribbean

The storm has strengthened to become a category five hurricane with winds of 175 miles per hour

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Spanish coastguard rescues 600 migrants from 15 vessels in just one day

Spanish coastguard rescues 600 migrants from 15 vessels in just one day

Spanish coastguard rescues 600 migrants from 15 vessels in just one day

The migrants were travelling from Morocco along the Strait of Gibraltar

Migration crisis will be 'a catastrophe if Europeans don't have societal fortitude to maintain our laws', says author

Douglas Murray attacks 'hypocrites' Lily Allen and Nicola Sturgeon over migrant crisis

Douglas Murray attacks 'hypocrites' Lily Allen and Nicola Sturgeon on migration

Murray told Julia Hartley-Brewer that migrants are complicit in human trafficking and we are headed for catastrophe if we don't take action

Monday, July 31, 2017

Monday, July 31, 2017

Arsenal fans urged to boycott club as owner Stan Kroenke launches bloodsports channel

Arsenal fans urged to boycott club as owner launches bloodsports channel

Stan Kroenke launched My Outdoor TV over the weekend - and fans are furious

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Islamist group Boko Haram drug children before using them as suicide bombers

Isis-linked islamists Boko Haram drug children before using them as suicide bombers - Unicef

Boko Haram drug children before using them as suicide bombers - Unicef

A Unicef report has claimed that 80% of suicide attacks in the Lake Chad basin region in Africa involved girls with bombs strapped to their bodies

Monday, March 20, 2017

Monday, March 20, 2017

Hugh Dennis on Comic Relief, Spitting Image and having a colonoscopy

Hugh Dennis on Comic Relief, Spitting Image and having a colonoscopy

Hugh Dennis on Comic Relief, Spitting Image and having a colonoscopy

Comedian and actor Hugh Dennis revealed that he ended up driving the wrong way up a dual carriageway during his trip to Africa, having already lost the camera crew

Monday, January 16, 2017

Monday, January 16, 2017

Tunisia Sousse victim inquests to open today

Tunisia Sousse victim inquests to open today

Tunisia Sousse victim inquests to open today

Seifeddine Rezgui Yacoubi opened fire on a beach popular with tourists in June of 2015, killing 30 British citizens

Thursday, November 24, 2016

Thursday, November 24, 2016

Lost 4-year-old migrant will be reunited with her mother after a coincidence

Lost 4-year-old migrant will be reunited with her mother after happy coincidence

Lost 4-year-old migrant will be reunited with her mother after coincidence

A 4-year-old migrant girl who travelled from North Africa to Italy alone is going to be reunited with her mother after a coincidence, according to reports

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Thursday, October 13, 2016

100 migrants break into Europe by scaling Spanish border fence

100 migrants break into Europe by scaling Spanish border fence

Around 400 migrants participated in the break-in attempt during heavy rains

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Hurricane Matthew: Weatherman Bill Giles explains latest deadly Atlantic storm

Hurricane Matthew: Weatherman Bill Giles explains latest deadly Atlantic storm

Hurricane Matthew: Weatherman Bill Giles explains latest deadly Atlantic storm

Hurricane Matthew made landfall in Haiti today

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

David Cameron's goverment 'chose to remove Gaddafi with no plans to replace it', says Mike Gapes MP

David Cameron government 'ousted Gaddafi with no plans to replace him', says Mike Gapes MP

David Cameron government 'ousted Gaddafi with no plans to replace him'

MP Mike Gapes explained the House of Commons report which has blamed the former PM for the rise of Isis in North Africa

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey facing disciplinary hearing over alleged misconduct

Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey facing disciplinary hearing for 'hiding symptoms'

Ebola nurse Pauline Cafferkey facing disciplinary hearing for 'hiding symptoms'

The Scottish medical worker was infected with the deadly virus while working in Sierra Leone in 2014 and is accused of hiding her condition from medical staff