Lyra McKee: Two men released without charges after death of journalist in Northern Ireland

The two men, aged 18 and 19, had previously been arrested under the terrorism act, the Police Service of Northern Ireland tweeted. McKee, a 29-year-old prominent freelance journalist who... Read more »

Sri Lanka lifts curfew after bomb attacks kill 290, wound 500

COLOMBO (Reuters) – Authorities lifted a curfew in Sri Lanka on Monday, a day after 290 people were killed and about 500 wounded by a string of bombings that... Read more »

Premier League: Liverpool regain top spot in the Premier League with win over Cardiff

After a goalless first half in the Welsh capital, Dutch midfielder Wijnaldum broke the deadlock in emphatic fashion 10 minutes into the second period, striking a crisp half-volley from... Read more »

Factbox: Incoming Japanese emperor’s life filled with breaks from tradition

TOKYO (Reuters) – Crown Prince Naruhito, set to become Japan’s emperor on May 1, is known as an earnest, studious man who wooed and won his ex-diplomat wife, Crown... Read more »

The pig farmer who became an internet sensation in China

This tense exchange is taking place on a country lane bordered by chili fields in rural Guangxi, a southern province in China. Wu Nengji, a broad shouldered young man... Read more »

Four killed in failed attack on Saudi state security building

RIYADH (Reuters) – Four alleged Islamic State militants were killed on Sunday when authorities thwarted an attack on a state security building in Saudi Arabia’s central Riyadh province, authorities... Read more »

Bengal tigers could vanish from one of their final strongholds

Already threatened by poaching, and humans spreading into its shrinking habitats, researchers say that in just 50 years it could completely disappear from one of its last remaining strongholds... Read more »

Tripoli forces push opponents back slightly south of Libyan capital-witnesses

TRIPOLI (Reuters) – Forces loyal to Libya’s internationally recognized government have pushed their eastern opponents back on parts of the frontline south of Tripoli, despite the attackers flying overnight... Read more »

Bahrain king reinstates nationality to 551 citizens tried in courts

FILE PHOTO: The King of Bahrain Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa attends the Royal Windsor Horse Show, in Windsor, Britain May 11, 2018. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls/File Photo DUBAI (Reuters) –... Read more »

How daily life will benefit from 5G

As 100,000 people gathered in the Spanish city this week for the Mobile World Congress, the industry’s annual conference, the next generation mobile network took center stage. This is... Read more »