Yellow vest movement: Hundreds arrested

Police in Paris have fired tear gas on protesters as a fourth weekend of anti-government protests turned violent. The clashes came after up to 8,000 demonstrators gathered in the city

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Interserve: Major government contractor ‘seeks second rescue deal’

Image copyright Creative Commons Image caption Among the company’s contracts is for cleaning at Network Rail stations One of the UK’s largest providers of public services is seeking a rescue

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Huawei arrest: China demands Canada free Meng Wanzhou

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Meng Wanzhou is the daughter of the company’s founder China has demanded that Canada release the arrested Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou or face consequences. Vice

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Gilets jaunes: Are nationalists infiltrating the 'yellow vests'?

Protesters from all sides of the French political spectrum have found a home in the “yellow vest” movement. Source link

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Complacency kills: Caribbean gears up for tsunamis

Image copyright Robert Nickelsberg/Getty Image caption Island nations like Grenada hope to be tsunami-ready by 2020 The last time a major tsunami hit the Caribbean region was in 1946, after

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Armenia election: Gloves come off after ‘Velvet Revolution’

Image copyright AFP Image caption Mass street protests in April ousted veteran leader Serzh Sargsyan The man behind the extraordinary “Velvet Revolution” that convulsed Armenia in April faces a key

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Wall Street ends lower after a down week

Image copyright Reuters US share indexes fell by more than 2% on Friday, as uncertainty continued to roil financial markets. The declines extended losses from earlier in the week and

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Huawei: The rapid growth of a Chinese champion in five charts

Image copyright Reuters Huawei is the poster child for China’s dynamic tech sector. It has grown phenomenally in recent years, from a small manufacturer of telephone exchange switches, to become

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Chang’e-4: China mission launches to far side of Moon

Image copyright CNSA Image caption Artwork: The Chang’e-4 rover will explore a huge impact basin on the far side China has launched the first mission to land a robotic craft

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Huawei executive faces fraud charges over Iran, court hears

Image copyright Science Photo Library Image caption The media were camped outside the Supreme Court of British Columbia for the bail hearing Meng Wanzhou, chief financial officer of Chinese telecoms

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