June 15, 2021

World

Six men have been arrested after Dutch police discovered a torture chamber containing a dentist's chair, handcuffs, and tools.

The UK government will resume arms sales to Saudi Arabia after a High Court ruling put a temporary suspension on exports last year.

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has tested positive for coronavirus.

Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro says he has tested positive for COVID-19.

New Zealand has joined the Australian state of New South Wales in limiting the number of international passengers arriving at its airports.

A suspected case of bubonic plague in China is being "well managed" and is not considered high risk, the World Health Organisation has said.

Twenty-one people have died after a bus plunged into a lake in China, state media has reported.

The world's longest-surviving conjoined twins - who once performed at carnivals across the US to earn money for their family - have died at the age of 68.

German engineering company Festo has created robotic birds capable of amazingly realistic flight.

Conservative election strategist Sir Lynton Crosby has blamed the media for stoking up a "mob mentality" around issues such as Black Lives Matter, the #MeToo movement and even the Arab Spring.

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