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Australia dual citizen saga: Court to hear cases in October

Image copyright EPA Image caption Australian Deputy PM Barnaby Joyce will face questions over his New Zealand citizenship A dual citizenship saga that has gripped Australian politics for almost two months will not be tested in court until October. The court will decide whether seven MPs are ineligible to sit ...

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Typhoon Hato: Twelve killed as storm sweep south China

Image copyright AFP/Getty Images Image caption The typhoon brought Hong Kong to a standstill with many businesses staying closed A powerful storm has swept across southern China, leaving 12 dead and hundreds of people injured. Typhoon Hato made landfall at noon on Wednesday near Zhuhai city in Guangdong province, bringing ...

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GCSE results: Half a million pupils to get their grades

Image copyright PA Image caption Under pressure: Candidates have been sitting some new, tougher exams in England and Wales More than half a million GCSE students are receiving their results, amid changes meaning a new numerical grading system and tougher exams in England. More than 10,000 candidates are set to ...

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