German cable car collision leaves dozens stranded in mid-air

German cable car collision leaves dozens stranded in mid-air

Image copyright EPA Image caption Firefighters assess damage caused after a cable car struck a pillar in Cologne, Germany Dozens of people were left suspended in mid-air after a cable car hit a support pillar and came to a stop over the River Rhine in Germany. Fire crews and rescue teams in Cologne used a […]

Konstanz nightclub shooting: Gunman opened fire ‘after argument’

Konstanz nightclub shooting: Gunman opened fire ‘after argument’

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Investigators say the gunman acted alone The gunman who killed one person at a German nightclub was the Iraqi Kurdish son-in-law of the nightclub’s owner, German authorities said. He returned to the Grey nightclub in the southern city of Konstanz armed with an M16 machine gun after having been thrown […]

UK’s Fox rebuffs Brexit ‘transition’

UK’s Fox rebuffs Brexit ‘transition’

Image copyright AFP Unregulated free movement of people after Brexit would “not keep faith” with the EU referendum result, the international trade secretary has said. In a Sunday Times interview, Liam Fox said he had “not been party” to widely-reported talks about a “transitional” period when free movement is retained. Chancellor Philip Hammond has said […]

Laurianne Rossi, French MP, punched in Paris market

Laurianne Rossi, French MP, punched in Paris market

Image copyright Laurianne Rossi Image caption Ms Rossi said no political disagreement could justify violence A man has been arrested after punching a female MP from President Emmanuel Macron’s party in the head in a southern Paris suburb. Laurianne Rossi, 33, was confronted by the man as she distributed leaflets in Bagneux market. He expressed […]

German nightclub shooting: Two dead in Konstanz

German nightclub shooting: Two dead in Konstanz

Image copyright EPA Image caption Police officers stand at the door of the nightclub “Grey” in Constance, where the shooting took place A gunman has been shot dead by German police after opening fire at a nightclub in the city of Konstanz. One person was killed and three seriously injured in the attack at about […]

UK’s Fox rebuffs Brexit ‘transition’

UK’s Fox rebuffs Brexit ‘transition’

Image copyright AFP Unregulated free movement of people after Brexit would “not keep faith” with the EU referendum result, the international trade secretary has said. In a Sunday Times interview, Liam Fox said he had “not been party” to widely-reported talks about a “transitional” period when free movement is retained. Chancellor Philip Hammond has said […]

US and Georgia hold military drills, as Russia shows off naval strength

US and Georgia hold military drills, as Russia shows off naval strength

Image copyright EPA Image caption The US has deployed M1A2 Abrams main battle tanks for the drills The US and Georgia have launched their biggest ever joint military exercises, as the Caucasus nation seeks to push its bid to join Nato. US Vice-President Mike Pence will visit this week and is expected to back the […]

German nightclub shooting: ‘Two dead’ in Constance

German nightclub shooting: ‘Two dead’ in Constance

Image copyright EPA Image caption Police officers stand at the door of the nightclub “Grey” in Constance, where the shooting took place Two people have been killed and three seriously injured in a nightclub shooting in the German city of Constance, police say. A man opened fire at about 04:30 (01:30 GMT) on Sunday, killing […]

UK’s Fox rebuffs Brexit ‘transition’

UK’s Fox rebuffs Brexit ‘transition’

Image copyright AFP Unregulated free movement of people after Brexit would “not keep faith” with the EU referendum result, the international trade secretary has said. In a Sunday Times interview, Liam Fox said he had “not been party” to widely-reported talks about a “transitional” period when free movement is retained. Chancellor Philip Hammond has said […]

Hamburg supermarket attacker ‘was known Islamist’

Hamburg supermarket attacker ‘was known Islamist’

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Police said the suspected knife attacker was cornered and overpowered by members of the public The man who killed one person and injured six in a supermarket knife attack in Hamburg was a “known Islamist”, officials say. “He was known as an Islamist but not a jihadist,” Hamburg’s Interior […]