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Reports: Myanmar security forces kill at least 33 protesters

3 March 2021 | 4:16 pm :
Local reports say at least 33 protesters have been killed by Myanmar security forces on Wednesday, the highest number since a Feb. 1 military coup…

ICC investigates alleged crimes in Palestinian territories

3 March 2021 | 4:14 pm :
The Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court says she has launched an investigation into alleged Israeli crimes in the Palestinian territories…

Man who used van to kill 10 pedestrians in Toronto guilty

3 March 2021 | 4:10 pm :
A Canadian judge has found guilty a man who admitted using a van to kill 10 pedestrians in Toronto…

Nicola Sturgeon 'had no reason to want to get' Alex Salmond

3 March 2021 | 4:07 pm :
Scotland's first minister tells an inquiry that claims of a plot against her predecessor are "absurd".

Coronavirus live news: Austria to get 100,000 extra jabs to deal with hotspot; explosion at Dutch testing centre

3 March 2021 | 4:04 pm :
All adults in part of Tyrol province to be vaccinated; Dutch police say explosion at a coronavirus testing location may have been intentionalDutch Covid test centre hit by suspected bomb attackUK unions attack ‘sinister’ plan to force NHS…

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