June 2019

June 30, 2019
2020 McLaren 720S Ride-On: A kid-friendly electric car with scissor doors and signature style — all for $400

They say race-car drivers need to start young, so McLaren built a $400 version of its 720S sportscar for kids.

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June 30, 2019
EU leaders suspend meeting as impasse over the next president of the European Commission continues

A special Brussels summit to decide the next president of the European Commission was suspended late on Sunday night as leaders failed to agree on a candidate for the EU's...

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June 30, 2019
Leo Varadkar braced for a 'long night' as EU leaders meet to decide top job

EU leaders are expected to meet late into the night amid ongoing stalemate over who should be the next European Commission president.

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June 30, 2019
Leo Varadkar braced for a 'long night' as EU leaders meet to decide top job

EU leaders are expected to meet late into the night amid ongoing stalemate over who should be the next European Commission president.

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June 30, 2019
EU leaders toil to decide on top jobs

European Union leaders have struggled to narrow down a list of candidates for key posts amid deep divisions over how to best balance political, geographic and gender considerations.

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June 30, 2019
Hundreds celebrate Pride in Istanbul despite the parade being banned for the fifth consecutive year

Activists gathered in Istanbul to promote rights for gay and transgender people before police dispersed the crowd at a pride event that Turkish authorities had banned for the fifth year.

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June 30, 2019
16 Amazon Prime secrets you didn't know about

You're going to want a Prime membership for Amazon Prime Day. But your membership comes with a ton of other great perks you might not even know about.

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June 30, 2019
The 5 best Amazon Prime Day deals you can get this Sunday

With Prime Day right around the corner, Amazon has already begun to mark down many of its popular products.

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June 30, 2019
Hundreds celebrate Istanbul Pride despite march being banned for fifth year

Activists gathered in Istanbul to promote rights for gay and transgender people before police dispersed the crowd at a pride event that Turkish authorities had banned for the fifth year.

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June 30, 2019
'To cross that line was a great honour' - Donald Trump upbeat after historic meeting with Kim Jong Un

U.S. President Donald Trump became the first sitting U.S. president to set foot in North Korea on Sunday when he met its leader, Kim Jong Un, in the Demilitarized Zone...

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June 30, 2019
The 8 best deals you can find online this Sunday

This Sunday, you can score some amazing savings on top-tested products like Sony headphones and Apple Airpods.

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June 30, 2019
27 weird products you can buy on Amazon (that are actually worth it)

What's more fun than finding something really weird that's perfect to solve that one annoying problem? These 27 products do just that.

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June 30, 2019
‘What a moment’: Reaction as Sir David Attenborough surprises Glastonbury

Festival-goers have praised the “amazing” nature of Glastonbury after Sir David Attenborough made a surprise appearance on the Pyramid Stage.

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June 30, 2019
Trump’s threat makes Vietnam sweat after reportedly cashing in on US-China trade war

Vietnam, described by some as the real winner in Washington's trade row with Beijing, is trying to soothe the US after President Donald Trump blasted its trade practices, calling it...

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June 30, 2019
Swiss footballer declared missing after a swimming incident at Lake Como

Switzerland forward Florijana Ismaili has been declared missing after a swimming accident on Lake Como in Italy, her club said on Sunday.

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June 30, 2019
Death toll from European heatwave rises to seven as sweltering conditions continue

Wildfires burned tracts of land in France and Spain at the weekend as Europe sweltered in record-breaking temperatures that pushed the mercury towards all-time highs on Sunday in Germany, killing...

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June 30, 2019
Hong Kong braces for more protests on handover anniversary

More than 50,000 people have rallied in support of Hong Kong police as the semi-autonomous territory braced for another day of protests on the anniversary of the former British colony's...

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June 30, 2019
Kylie Minogue delights Glastonbury fans with mix of old and new hits

Kylie Minogue kicked off her first ever Glastonbury solo set with Love At First Sight.

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June 30, 2019
Tens of thousands protest against army rule in Sudan

Tens of thousands of protesters have taken to streets in Sudan calling for civilian rule nearly three months after the army forced out long-ruling autocrat Omar al-Bashir.

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June 30, 2019
In pictures: Pooches dress up for Furbabies Dog Show

A collection of dogs have put on fancy dress for a dog show with a difference in West Yorkshire.

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June 30, 2019
Singing Glastonbury security guard invited to Charlatans gig after viral stardom

A security guard who went viral after being spotted singing along to The Charlatans at Glastonbury has been invited by the band to attend a gig with VIP treatment.

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June 30, 2019
Leading OPEC+ states likely to extend oil agreement beyond 2019 to balance the market

Russia and Saudi Arabia, both signatories to the OPEC+ crude output reduction deal, have voiced their support to further prolong the agreement, by up to nine months. The fate of...

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June 30, 2019
Vietnam and European Union sign free trade agreement

Vietnam and the European Union have signed a free trade agreement, opening opportunities to further boost trade between the euro bloc and one of Southeast Asia's biggest manufacturing nations.

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June 30, 2019
Pregnant woman stabbed to death in London named locally, second man arrested

A pregnant woman who was stabbed to death in Thornton Heath, Croydon, on Saturday has been named by the Metropolitan Police as Kelly Mary Fauvrelle.

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June 30, 2019
'I am going to dance for you at church' - Stormzy’s mother calls him ‘my hero’ after Glastonbury headline slot

Stormzy has shared screenshots of text messages from his mother after his history-making headline set at Glastonbury.

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June 30, 2019
Stormzy’s mother calls him ‘my hero’ after Glastonbury headline slot

Stormzy has shared screenshots of text messages from his mother after his history-making headline set at Glastonbury.

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June 30, 2019
The oil crisis Saudi Arabia can't solve

Saudi Arabia's CEO Amin Nasr's message to the press that oil flows to the market are guaranteed, should be taken with a pinch of salt. Read Full Article at RT.com

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June 30, 2019
Donations pour in for arrested captain of humanitarian rescue ship

Thousands of people have donated money to cover the legal costs of a German woman arrested after the humanitarian rescue ship she captained docked in Italy in defiance of the...

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June 30, 2019
China builds world’s largest airport in Beijing (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

The construction of Daxing International Airport has been finished in Beijing. The hub is set to become the world's largest airport in terms of passenger numbers when it reaches its...

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June 30, 2019
Monese looks overseas as Brexit affects demand in Britain

The founder of mobile-only bank Monese has revealed plans to expand its global footprint as he warned Brexit was already taking its toll on demand from overseas workers in the...

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June 30, 2019
British banks defy Brexit gloom to increase profits by a third

British banks have defied the Brexit gloom to increase their profits by a third, outpacing the Eurozone, according to new figures.

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June 30, 2019
VPZ to create 1,000 jobs and 200 stores across UK in major expansion plan

The UK's biggest vaping retailer has said it expects the UK Government to protect vapers from a San Francisco-style ban, as it commits its future to the industry with a...

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June 30, 2019
Pictured: Trump becomes first US leader to enter North Korean territory after greeting Kim Jong Un

President Donald Trump has become the first US leader to enter North Korean territory after greeting Kim Jong Un.

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June 30, 2019
Trump becomes first US leader to enter North Korean territory after greeting Kim Jong Un

President Donald Trump has become the first US leader to enter North Korean territory after greeting Kim Jong Un.

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June 30, 2019
Trump gets first look at North Korea from the DMZ ahead of meeting with Kim Jong Un

President Donald Trump has had his first glimpse of North Korea from an observation post in the Korean Demilitarised Zone.

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June 30, 2019
What is the DMZ?

The Demilitarised Zone, where US President Donald Trump met North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Sunday during an encounter that included a brief crossing of the border, may be...

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June 30, 2019
Trade pact will prove tricky for Varadkar in Brussels and at home

Big Phil does not sound totally convinced. The agreement, he admits, "presents some challenges" to Irish farmers, but the European Commission will be "available to help" farmers meet those challenges.

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June 30, 2019
Farm feed costs surged €500m in fodder crisis

Farmer feed and forage costs rose by €500m in 2018, as adverse weather pushed up fodder prices, Central Statistics Office (CSO) data shows.

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June 30, 2019
Donald Trump takes first steps in North Korea during meeting with Kim Jong Un

Donald Trump became the first US president to visit North Korea during a meeting with Kim Jong Un at the heavily fortified Demilitarised Zone amid moves to revive talks on...

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June 30, 2019
Donald Trump steps into North Korea during meeting with Kim Jong Un

President Donald Trump and North Korea's Kim Jong Un shook hands across the border at the Korean Demilitarised Zone, in an historic photo-op as Mr Trump sought to make a...

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