Fake news follows migrant caravan

Fake news follows migrant caravan

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionTrump and the facts about the migrant caravan A row raging over the migrant caravan travelling towards the United States is being fuelled by misinformation and false statements online.Thousands of migrants have got as far as Mexico, after the caravan which set out from Honduras has travelled…

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Nasa photographs rectangular iceberg

Nasa photographs rectangular iceberg

Image copyright NASA Image caption The iceberg had recently calved from the Larsen C ice shelf in Antarctica Nasa has released a striking photo of a rectangular iceberg floating in the Weddell Sea off Antarctica.The US space agency said the object’s sharp angles and flat surface suggested it had recently broken away from an ice…

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‘Dangerous’ hurricane heads for Mexico

‘Dangerous’ hurricane heads for Mexico

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption A satellite image shows Hurricane Willa off Mexico’s Pacific coast Mexico has issued an alert for parts of its Pacific seaboard as it prepares for the “life-threatening” Hurricane Willa.Willa is expected to make landfall on Mexico’s south-western coast later on Tuesday and is “potentially catastrophic”, forecasters say.Currently a Category…

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Turkey to reveal ‘naked truth’ on Khashoggi

Turkey to reveal ‘naked truth’ on Khashoggi

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionRecep Tayyip Erdogan says many questions need to be answered The killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi was planned days in advance, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has told MPs from his ruling party.He said Turkey had strong evidence Khashoggi was killed in a premeditated and “savage” murder…

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Bible Museum’s Dead Sea Scrolls ‘are fake’

Bible Museum’s Dead Sea Scrolls ‘are fake’

Image copyright EPA A US Bible museum has removed fragments of what it believed were part of the Dead Sea Scrolls from display, after tests suggested they were forgeries.The Museum of the Bible, in Washington DC, sent five of its 16 fragments for analysis in Germany.But results showed “characteristics inconsistent with ancient origin”, the museum…

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US to build up nuclear arsenal – Trump

US to build up nuclear arsenal – Trump

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Mr Trump says Russia has violated the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces treaty, which he has threatened to abandon President Donald Trump has warned that the US will bolster its nuclear arsenal to put pressure on Russia and China.Speaking to reporters, he repeated his belief that Russia has violated the 1987…

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