Strasbourg Christmas market shooting: Fourth victim dies

Image copyright EPA Image caption The Strasbourg Christmas market is one of Europe’s busiest A fourth victim has died following the gun attack on the Christmas market in the French city of Strasbourg, the Paris prosecutor’s office has said. The suspect in Tuesday’s attack, Cherif Chekatt, was shot dead by a police patrol after he […]

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Cesare Battisti: Brazil issues arrest warrant for ex-militant

Image copyright AFP Image caption Battisti denies responsibility for the murders An arrest warrant has been issued in Brazil for a former communist militant wanted for four murders in Italy during the 1970s. Cesare Battisti has lived in Brazil as a refugee with the backing of former left-wing president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva. But […]

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Japan medical schools ‘rigged women’s results’

Image copyright AFP Image caption Tokyo Medical University has admitted it acted to keep women out At least nine Japanese medical schools manipulated admissions, in part to exclude female students, a government investigation has found. The inquiry was launched in August, after the prestigious Tokyo Medical University (TMU) was found to have tampered with the […]

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Cohen says Trump knew hush money payment was wrong

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionCohen walked free from court – but will have to report to jail in March US President Donald Trump’s former lawyer insists Mr Trump knew making hush money payments during the 2016 presidential campaign was wrong. Speaking after he was sentenced to prison for campaign finance and […]

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Cesare Battisti: Brazil ‘issues arrest warrant’ for ex-militant

Image copyright AFP Image caption Battisti denies responsibility for the murders An arrest warrant has been issued in Brazil for a former communist militant wanted for four murders in Italy during the 1970s, according to local media. Cesare Battisti has lived in Brazil as a refugee with the backing of former left-wing president Luiz Inacio […]

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