A bridge under construction has been destroyed after a partial collapse killed nine people.
Norwegian explorer Roald Amundsen famously beat Britain’s Captain Robert Scott to the South Pole in 1911, becoming the first man to reach it. But his later attempt for the North Pole was not as easy – and the Maud, his ship for that trip, has finally come home. She spent years locked in Arctic ice […]
Image copyright Reuters Mahathir Mohamad is on course to become the world’s oldest elected leader at 92, after a shock victory in Malaysia’s bitterly fought election. The former PM came out of retirement and defected to the opposition to take on his one-time protégé Najib Razak, beset by corruption allegations. His historic win has ousted […]
Highlights: Croatia 2-0 Nigeria Croatia made a winning World Cup start against Nigeria, as Oghenekaro Etebo’s own goal and a Luka Modric penalty decided a poor Group D match in Kaliningrad. Etebo, who joined Stoke City from Portuguese club Feirense for £6.35m on Monday, turned Modric’s first-half corner into his own net after Ante Rebic […]