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Sky News has gained exclusive access to the bombardment of Idlib - the last rebel outpost in Syria - and witnessed first-hand the relentless attack on civilians inside the province.We saw how the ceasefire brokered by Russia and Turkey last year in Sochi - which declared...
WASHINGTON – U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said on Thursday that President Donald Trump threw a temper tantrum at a meeting with Democratic congressional leaders a day earlier and that she wished his family or staff would conduct “an intervention” with Trump for the good of the country. READ MORE: Trump says he won’t work...
It was not Britain's finest hour.  In the mid-60s Harold Wilson wanted Polaris missiles, the US sought a base in the middle of the Indian Ocean.  A deal was done. Britain was to detach a bunch of islands from other oceanic territory and together with the...
The California man who became known as the "American Taliban" after his capture in Afghanistan in November 2001 was released from prison on Thursday, US media reported. John Walker Lindh, who was 20 years old when he was captured, left prison in Terre Haute, Indiana, on probation after serving 17 years, according to the Washington Post, which first reported...
A healthy dog was put down because her owner requested she be buried with her in her will. Emma, a Shih Tzu mix, was euthanized two weeks after arriving at a shelter in Chesterfield County, Virginia on 8 March. Her owner had died and her will stipulated...
Two years since Juana Luz Tobar Ortega sought sanctuary in an attempt to avoid deportation from the United States, there is still no end in sight to her ordeal. In fact, the world outside has become even more dangerous for her and other migrants trapped in a similar situation. Originally from Guatemala, the 47-year-old mother-of-four took sanctuary at St...
Rahul Gandhi, president of India's main opposition Congress party, conceded on Thursday he had lost his seat in the famous family's long-held home constituency. "Smriti Irani has won in Amethi and I congratulate her. The people of Amethi have given their mandate," Gandhi told a news conference. Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) handed a heavy defeat...
Britain should end its "colonial administration" of the Chagos Islands and return them to Mauritius within six months, the UN has demanded.The 193-member world body approved a resolution supporting a finding by the International Court of Justice that the Indian Ocean island chain be given back...

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