‘We will never forgive you’, Greta Thunberg warns

‘We will never forgive you’, Greta Thunberg warns

Greta Thunberg told world leaders that her generation would never forgive them if they failed to combat climate change.Some 60 world leaders were taking part in the one-day meeting organised by the United Nations.But the famous teenage climate activist admonished those assembled for their lack of action.
UN climate summit to open without key leaders

UN climate summit to open without key leaders

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionMillions of people join the environmental strike led by schoolchildren across the world on FridaySeveral key world leaders, including US President Donald Trump, are not taking part in a special UN "climate action" summit that has opened in New York.UN Secretary General António Guterres said countries could…
Wales 43-14 Georgia: Warren Gatland’s men open World Cup campaign with six-try win

Wales 43-14 Georgia: Warren Gatland’s men open World Cup campaign with six-try win

Josh Adams scored Wales' third try in Toyota City2019 Rugby World Cup: Wales v GeorgiaWales: (29) 43Tries: J Davies, Tipuric, Adams, L Williams, T Williams, North Cons: Biggar 4, Halfpenny Pens: Biggar Georgia: (0) 14Tries: Mamukashvili, Chilachava Cons: Abzhandadze 2Wales delivered a performance of contrasting halves in their opening Rugby World Cup match as they…
French trial on fatal weight-loss drug begins

French trial on fatal weight-loss drug begins

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Mediator was banned after three decades of use A landmark French trial is due to begin to decide whether a diabetes pill prescribed for weight loss was behind the deaths of up to 2,000 people.Servier, the drug's manufacturer, is accused of deceiving users over the killer side effects of…
Harry and Meghan begin tour of Africa

Harry and Meghan begin tour of Africa

Image copyright PA Media The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have arrived in South Africa with their four-month-old son Archie, for their first official tour as a family.The 10-day visit will see the royals celebrate the continent's people and culture.It begins in Cape Town, where the couple will visit a township.Prince Harry will also travel…
Johnson blames Iran for Saudi Arabia oil attacks

Johnson blames Iran for Saudi Arabia oil attacks

Image copyright PA Media Image caption The prime minister was speaking on board the RAF Voyager jet, heading for the UN General Assembly Prime Minister Boris Johnson has blamed Iran for attacks on Saudi Arabian oil facilities ahead of a meeting with the country's president, Hassan Rouhani.Mr Johnson said there was a "very high degree…
Trump confirms he raised Bidens in Ukraine call

Trump confirms he raised Bidens in Ukraine call

Image copyright AFP Image caption Mr Trump insists he did nothing wrong in his phone call with Ukraine's leader President Trump has confirmed that he raised the subject of former Vice-President Joe Biden and his son in a July phone call with Ukrainian president Volodymr Zelensky.Mr Trump is facing allegations that he pressured Ukraine to…
Pop duo threaten legal action over flight removal

Pop duo threaten legal action over flight removal

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Lisa and Jessica Origliasso say the incident was "intimidating and confusing" Pop duo The Veronicas say they will pursue legal action against airline Qantas after they were ordered off an Australian domestic flight.The airline said it had removed the pair before take-off on Sunday after they did not follow…
Thomas Cook collapses as rescue talks fail

Thomas Cook collapses as rescue talks fail

Image copyright Getty Images Thomas Cook has collapsed after last-minute negotiations aimed at saving the 178-year-old holiday firm failed.The UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) said the tour operator has "ceased trading with immediate effect".It has also triggered the biggest ever peacetime repatriation aimed at bringing more than 150,000 British holidaymakers home.Peter Fankhauser, Thomas Cook's chief…
‘I’m worried about my baby’s health’

‘I’m worried about my baby’s health’

Kalimantan is one of the worst-hit areas in Indonesia as a smoky haze, caused by deliberately-set forest and peatland fires, blankets the region. Some locals are seeking refuge in emergency shelters known as "oxygen houses", while others are taking matters into the hands and fighting the fires themselves.Interviews by Rivan Dwiastono and Haryo Wirawan. Produced…