At least 65 dead in Pakistan train fire, police say

Image copyright Reuters At least 65 passengers died when a train travelling from the Pakistani city of Karachi to Rawalpindi caught fire. Minister for railways, Sheikh Rashid Ahmed, said the

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Jho Low: US to recover $700m from 1MDB financier

Image copyright Getty Images US authorities have struck a deal with financier Jho Low to recover $700m (£541.6m) in assets tied to the multi-billion dollar 1MDB corruption scandal. Mr Low

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Shuri Castle: Fire engulfs 500-year-old world heritage site in Japan

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThese aerial shots show a massive fire consuming Japan’s historic Shuri Castle A fire has destroyed the main structures of Shuri Castle,

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Apple profits hit by slowing iPhone sales

Image copyright Getty Images Apple’s business is being tested by ongoing weakening of its iPhone sales. In the most recent quarter, iPhone sales dropped to $33.4bn (£25.9bn), down almost 10%

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Twitter to ban all political advertising

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Jack Dorsey said details would follow in November Twitter is to ban all political advertising worldwide, saying that the reach of such messages “should be

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John Bolton summoned to Trump impeachment inquiry

Image copyright EPA Image caption It is unclear if John Bolton will appear before the inquiry Former US National Security Adviser John Bolton has been summoned to testify in the

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Federal Reserve cuts rates again amid trade and growth fears

Image copyright AFP/Getty Image caption The Fed is trying to interpret mixed economic signals The US central bank has cut interest rates again, hoping to shield the economy from the

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DeepMind AI achieves Grandmaster status at Starcraft 2

Image copyright Blizzard Image caption DeepMind says that Starcraft 2 is a game that “stretches the limits of human intelligence” DeepMind says it has created the first artificial intelligence to

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California fires: Reagan Presidential Library threatened

Image copyright EPA The Ronald Reagan Presidential Library is under threat from a new blaze near Los Angeles – one of several wildfires burning across California. The region is under

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Microsoft’s GitHub blocks Catalan protest app

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption A protester shouting outside the Catalan justice court., during a demonstration in Barcelona Microsoft-owned GitHub has blocked Spanish users from accessing an app designed

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