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Russia spy poisoning: 23 UK diplomats expelled from Moscow

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionAmbassador Laurie Bristow: “We will always do what is necessary to defend ourselves.” Russia is to expel 23 British diplomats amid tensions over the nerve agent attack on a former spy and his daughter in the UK. The Russian foreign ministry said ...

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Russian exiles contacted over safety after tycoon murder

Image copyright PA Image caption Mr Glushkov ws found dead at his home in New Malden on 12 March UK police have begun to contact a number of Russian exiles to discuss their safety as they investigate the murder of businessman Nikolai Glushkov. The 68-year-old’s body was discovered at his ...

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Heroic off-duty firefighter saves 3 neighbors from burning home

After seeing her intrepid husband pluck a Queens grandmother and two kids from a burning house, Crystal Duge was surprisingly unsurprised. “It’s just who he is,” she said Friday. “He’s Superman.” Off-duty firefighter Roben Duge took a dramatic detour on his walk home one night earlier, springing ...

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Murder inquiry over Russian’s London death

Image copyright Facebook Image caption Russian businessman Nikolai Glushkov was found dead at his home on March 12 UK police have launched a murder investigation after the death of Russian businessman Nikolai Glushkov in south-west London. Mr Glushkov was found dead at his home in New Malden on 12 March. ...

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Syria war: Thousands flee offensives in Afrin and Ghouta

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionEastern Ghouta evacuees are staying at a school under government control As many as 50,000 people have fled two separate offensives in Syria in recent days, activists say. At least 20,000 have fled Eastern Ghouta, near Damascus, where Russian air strikes are ...

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Russian spy: What are Novichok agents and what do they do?

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionChemical weapons expert: ‘The Russians will have a lot to answer for’ A former Russian spy and his daughter were poisoned by a chemical that is part of a group of nerve agents known as Novichok, UK Prime Minister Theresa May has ...

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