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  • Hurricane Sally intensifies as southern US states alert residents

    Hurricane Sally intensifies as southern US states alert residents0

    Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionHurricane Paulette moves across Bermuda whilst Sally strengthens on approach to US A newly formed hurricane is closing in on the US Gulf Coast, threatening several southern US states including Florida, Mississippi and Alabama. Hurricane Sally grew to a category two storm on Monday and was expected

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  • Coronavirus: Marseille’s Covid-19 hospital beds ‘close to saturation’

    Coronavirus: Marseille’s Covid-19 hospital beds ‘close to saturation’0

    Related Topics Coronavirus pandemic image copyrightEPA image captionOnly four of Marseille’s resuscitation beds were free, officials said The use of hospital beds by Covid-19 patients in the French city of Marseille is “close to saturation” amid a sharp spike in infections. Surgeries are being reduced to cope with an incidence rate that has risen to

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  • Dong Tam case: Two sentenced to death in Vietnam over police killings

    Dong Tam case: Two sentenced to death in Vietnam over police killings0

    A court in Vietnam has sentenced two brothers to death for their role in the killing of three policemen in a notorious land dispute in January. The other 27 people on trial were given sentences ranging from life imprisonment to 15 months suspended. Le Dinh Cong and his younger brother Le Dinh Chuc helped mastermind

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