China has stopped buying crude oil from Western…

Chinese demand for Canadian crude oil shipped through the Port of Vancouver has dried up in 2019. David Huntley, a professor emeritus in physics at Simon Fraser University who monitors tanker traffic at Burnaby’s Westridge…

Vegan protests un-Australian, PM says

Image copyright EPA Image caption Police forcibly removed some protesters from a busy intersection in Melbourne Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has criticised animal rights activists as "shameful and un-Australian" after dozens were arrested in…

Thousands flee clashes in Libya

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionGen Haftar's forces prepare for Tripoli battle The UN has condemned an air strike that closed the only functioning airport in Libya's capital, Tripoli, on Monday. Flights…

US labels Iran military group as terrorists

Image copyright ATTA KENARE/AFP/Getty Images Image caption The US has sanctioned parts of the IRGC before US President Donald Trump has designated Iran's elite Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) as a foreign terrorist organisation. It is…

Top official in court over toilet camera

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Spycams can be as small as a memory card, meaning they are very difficult to spot New Zealand's former top military official in the US is on trial for…

Cross-party Brexit talks to continue

Image copyright Getty Images Talks between the government and the Labour Party are continuing, as they try to break the Brexit deadlock. No 10 said ministers had contacted the opposition and "technical" discussions were taking…

US Secret Service director to leave post

Image copyright ANDREW CABALLERO-REYNOLDS/AFP/Getty Image caption Randolph Alles was director of the Secret Service, the Homeland Security division tasked with guarding the president US President Donald Trump has reportedly fired the director of the US…