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Queen welcomes President Trump to palace

US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump have met the Queen on the first day of their state visit to the UK. The pair went to Buckingham Palace for a private lunch and welcome ceremony. Mr and Mrs Trump laid a wreath at the tomb of the unknown soldier in

Trump denies calling Meghan ‘nasty’ despite audio recording

Trump denies calling Meghan 'nasty' despite audio recording

US President Donald Trump has denied calling the Duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markle, "nasty" despite the comments being recorded. "I never called Meghan Markle 'nasty'," he tweeted on Sunday, adding: "Made up by the Fake News Media, and they got caught cold!" Mr Trump made his remarks about the duchess in a

Photos: Buhari sworn in for second term as Nigerian president

Buhari sworn in for second term as Nigerian president

Muhammadu Buhari has been sworn in for a second term as president of Nigeria at a ceremony in the capital, Abuja. The president took his oath of office in traditional dress - simple white robes and an embroidered hat. "I do solemnly swear that I will be faithful and bear true allegiance

Royal baby: Meghan gives birth to boy, Harry announces


The Duchess of Sussex has given birth to a boy, the Duke of Sussex has announced. Prince Harry said they were both "absolutely thrilled" and thanked the public for their support during the pregnancy. The Duke added they were still thinking about names. The infant will be seventh in line to the throne,

Chinese shares hit by Trump tariff threat


Chinese stock markets tumbled on Monday after US President Donald Trump threatened new tariffs on China, putting a trade deal in doubt. He said on Twitter the US would more than double tariffs on $200bn (£152bn) of Chinese goods on Friday and would introduce fresh tariffs. Recent comments had suggested both sides

Trump sues Deutsche Bank and Capital One over Democrat subpoenas


US President Donald Trump has sued two banks in a bid to stop them handing over his financial records to Congress. The lawsuit against Deutsche Bank and Capital One was filed after Democrat-led committees issued subpoenas for information on his finances. His three eldest children and the Trump Organisation joined the lawsuit,



Ride hailing firm Uber, is being investigated by US authorities over a complaint about gender discrimination, the BBC understands. As first reported in the Wall Street Journal, the US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) began investigating the firm in August 2017. Investigators have been interviewing former and current Uber employees and seeking


thailand cave

The cave complex in northern Thailand where 12 boys and their football coach were trapped for more than two weeks is set to be turned into a museum. Rescue officials said the museum would showcase how the operation unfolded, predicting it would be a "major attraction" for Thailand. At least two companies