Emergency helicopter flights resume
| December 12, 2013 | 7:04 pm | Uncategorized | No comments

Emergency services helicopters are back in the air after being grounded due to safety fears following the fatal Glasgow crash.

Mexico MPs scuffle over energy bill
| December 12, 2013 | 6:56 pm | Uncategorized | No comments

Members of the lower house of the Mexican Congress are involved in a heated debate over energy reform, with rivals pushing and shoving each other.

Ignore PM Nigella quotes, says judge
| December 12, 2013 | 6:54 pm | Uncategorized | No comments

The jury in the fraud trial of Nigella Lawson and Charles Saatchi’s former PAs is told to ignore complimentary comments made about her by the prime minister.

Bomb rocks Egypt police base
| December 12, 2013 | 6:50 pm | Uncategorized | No comments

A bomb outside a police base in the Egyptian city of Ismailia has wounded at least 30 people, security officials say.

Bangladesh hangs Islamist leader
| December 12, 2013 | 6:42 pm | Uncategorized | No comments

Bangladesh executes Islamist leader Abdul Kader Mullah, who was convicted of atrocities during the country’s 1971 war of independence.

Suicide verdict on hanged girl, 14
| December 12, 2013 | 6:41 pm | Uncategorized | No comments

A coroner records a suicide verdict on a hanged schoolgirl whose family blame cyber-bullying for her death.

German ‘porn users’ told to pay up
| December 12, 2013 | 6:36 pm | Uncategorized | No comments

A German law firm is seeking recompense from users alleged to have infringed copyright by streaming content online.

Former Icelandic bank bosses jailed
| December 12, 2013 | 6:32 pm | Uncategorized | No comments

Four former bosses from the Icelandic bank Kaupthing are sentenced to prison in the heaviest sentences for financial fraud in Iceland’s history.

Congo peace deal ‘signed in Kenya’
| December 12, 2013 | 6:14 pm | Uncategorized | No comments

The Democratic Republic of Congo’s president has signed a peace deal with the M23 rebel movement his forces defeated last month, Kenya’s presidential spokesman says.

Buckley admits sham marriage charges
| December 12, 2013 | 6:11 pm | Uncategorized | No comments

‘Independent Bishop’ Pat Buckley admits sham marriages charges.