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Manchester attack: Victoria station reopens

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Victoria station has been closed since Salman Abedi killed 22 people Manchester Victoria railway station has reopened more than a week after the suicide attack at the city’s arena. The station, which is attached to Manchester Arena, was shut to allow a forensic search ...

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Iraq conflict: Baghdad ice cream parlour hit by suicide attack

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The blast took place in a mainly Shia Muslim area A suicide attacker detonated a car bomb outside an ice cream parlour in the Iraqi capital, Baghdad, killing at least 10 people and injuring many more. The attack happened in the mainly Shia Muslim Karrada ...

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China table tennis champion sued over casino debts

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Kong Linghui of China (in a 2005 picture) is considered one of table tennis’ all-time greats One of China’s best-known table tennis players is being sued by a Singapore casino over alleged gambling debts. Former world champion Kong Linghui owes Marina Bay Sands 454,375 ...

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