Sudanese forces storm protest camp, three people dead: medics

KHARTOUM (Reuters) – At least three people were killed when Sudanese security forces stormed a protest camp in central Khartoum early on Monday, a medical association affiliated to the protesters said. Talks between protesters and Sudan’s military rulers over who should govern during a transitional period following the ousting of President Omar al-Bashir earlier this year are in deadlock. “The

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The Queen gifts Donald Trump a first edition Winston Churchill war book as Melania receives Buckingham Palace-inspired box

THE Queen today gave President Trump a first edition of Winston Churchill's book on World War II on day one of his official visit. She gifted his wife, Melania, a Buckingham Palace-inspired silver box, which features foliage representing the ceiling of the music room. The pair were handed the items as they toured the palace with the Monarch, after she

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Trump’s tariff threat over migration prompts sharp response from Mexico: ‘There is a clear limit’

WASHINGTON – Mexico’s ambassador to the United States and other top officials warned the Trump administration Monday against imposing new tariffs aimed at punishing the country for the migration crisis.  “There is a clear limit to what we can negotiate,” Martha Barcena, the ambassador, told reporters Monday during a news conference at Mexico’s embassy in Washington. “And that limit is Mexican

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Hundreds of ISIS relatives leave camp in northeast Syria

A local official and witnesses in northeastern Syria say hundreds of Syrian women and children related to fighters from the Islamic State group are leaving an overcrowded camp in the country’s north to return to their homes. Interested in ISIS? Syrian Kurdish official Badran Ciya Kurd said a total of 800 women and children are expected to leave al-Hol camp

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Donald Trump fans gather outside Buckingham Palace

Donald Trump fans gather outside Buckingham Palace as hundreds of thousands of anti-Trump protesters prepare to descend on London Donald Trump will visit Buckingham Palace today after arriving at Stansted Airport for three-day UK trip  He will meet the Queen and other senior royals, as well as Theresa May in her final days as Prime Minister Protesters plan to fly

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UK WEATHER: Fresher, cooler weather to begin June

Temperatures plunge by 14 degrees as hottest weekend of the year gives way to a Monday filled with thunderstorms and showers Temperatures topped 84F in Norfolk this weekend making Saturday the hottest day of the year so far  But today temperatures will struggle to reach 70F with showers predicted for Scotland and the north  Pollen levels still high despite the

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