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Prince Andrew breaks silence on friendship with paedophile Jeffrey Epstein

Prince Andrew has issued his first personal statement about his relationship with convicted paedophile Jeffrey Epstein - saying he did not "see, witness or suspect any behaviour of the sort that subsequently led to his arrest and conviction". ...

British Airways strike causes five days of flight cancellations

The British Airways strike next month is to cause at least five consecutive days of flight cancellations. BA pilots announced three days of strikes - taking place on 9, 10 and 27 September - in a dispute over pay. Despite...

Hong Kong police fire tear gas at protesters in fresh clashes

Riot police have fired tear gas and baton-charged protesters in Hong Kong, as a tense standoff turned violent on the 12th week of protests. Thousands of demonstrators, many in hard hats and gas masks, marched through the industrial Kwun...

Brazil sends army to help tackle Amazon fires

Brazil's leader has ordered the armed forces to fight record forest fires in the Amazon, amid international outrage over rising deforestation. President Jair Bolsonaro deployed soldiers in nature reserves, indigenous lands and border...

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