Protesters withdraw from US embassy in Iraq

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionProtests outside the US embassy in Baghdad continued on WednesdayProtesters who have been demonstrating outside the US embassy in Iraq for a second day have withdrawn from…

Sadiq Khan blames ‘wrong kind of wind’ as…

LONDON Mayor Sadiq Khan has blamed the "wind" for the disastrous £2million New Year's Eve fireworks display. Revellers who tuned in to last night's pyrotechnic spectacular were left "wondering if the capital was burning" as…

Stormont stalemate, Brexit and election drama

Image copyright Getty Images The political year in Northern Ireland saw drama, tragedy and flickers of hope, all played out against the depressingly familiar backdrop of stalemate at Stormont.The saga of Brexit, documented elsewhere on…