2017-11-07

Sydney crash: Vigil held for two boys killed in classroom

More than 100 people have taken part in a vigil outside an Australian primary school after two boys were killed when a car crashed into their […]
2017-11-07

Evidence of catastrophic landsliding from medieval earthquakes in Nepal

Recent earthquakes in high mountain areas have generated catastrophic landsliding – in recent years I have featured examples from China, Nepal and New Zealand on this […]
2017-11-07

Irish PM wears 'shamrock poppy' in parliament

The prime minister of the Republic of Ireland has worn an Irish-themed red poppy badge to remember Irish soldiers who fought in World War One. Taoiseach […]
2017-11-07

Disney backs down after US media boycott

The Walt Disney company has ended its ban of the Los Angeles Times newspaper after fierce backlash from US media. Last week it emerged Disney had […]