The state is still recovering from devastating wildfire which killed dozens of people last month.
Image copyright AFP Image caption Mr Ri said sanctions would not “bring North Korea to its knees”. North Korea’s foreign minister has warned that there is “no way” his country will disarm while the US continues to enforce sanctions. Ri Yong-ho told the UN General Assembly the sanctions were deepening North Korean mistrust of the […]
In 1988 students at the world’s only university for the deaf occupied the campus in protest at the board’s decision to appoint a hearing president. Gallaudet University was established in Washington DC in 1864 but it had never had a deaf president. Then 30 years ago students barricaded the campus and forced the board of […]
Image copyright Ayuntamiento de Pozo Cañada Image caption The injured elephants had to be lifted by a crane from the motorway. Five elephants forced the closure of a motorway in south-eastern Spain after escaping from a crashed vehicle. One of the elephants died from injuries that it sustained, while two others were hurt, local police […]