Bomb kills 3 Vietnamese tourists, guide near Egypt pyramids

Security forces clear the scene where three Vietnamese tourists and an Egyptian tour guide were killed when a roadside bomb hit their bus as it travelled close to the Giza pyramids outside Cairo. The homemade device exploded at 6:15 pm (1645 GMT).

222 dead as volcano-triggered tsunami hits Indonesia

A volcano-triggered tsunami has left at least 222 people dead and hundreds more injured after slamming without warning into beaches around Indonesia’s Sunda Strait. Hundreds of buildings were destroyed by the wave, which hit the coast of southern Sumatra and the western tip of Java about 9:30 pm (1430 GMT) on Saturday after a volcano known as the “child” of Krakatoa erupted.

Delays at Gatwick as drone sightings ground planes

People are queuing for information inside Gatwick airport as many flights have been cancelled due to drones flying over the airfield. Two drones were first spotted flying over the airport at around 9:00pm (2100 GMT). The airfield briefly reopened at 3:00am on Thursday, but had to be closed again following further sightings, the latest at 7:00am (0700 GMT).

Deadly shooting at Christmas market in France

A manhunt is under way after a gunman opened fire at around 8pm (1900 GMT) on Tuesday night on one of Stasbourg’s busiest streets, sending crowds of evening shoppers fleeing for safety.

US midterms, provisional results

Updated videographic showing provisional results in the US midterms at 09:00 GMT November 8. Democrats seized control of the House of Representatives on Tuesday in an election setback for Donald Trump, but the US president managed to avoid a feared “blue wave” as his Republican Party expanded its Senate majority.VIDEOGRAPHICS

US midterms, provisional results

Videographic showing provisional results in the US midterms at 1500 GMT. Democrats seized control of the House of Representatives on Tuesday in an election setback for Donald Trump, but the US president managed to avoid a feared “blue wave” as his Republican Party expanded its Senate majority.VIDEOGRAPHICS

US midterms, provisional results

Videographic showing provisional results in the US midterms at 0900 GMT. Democrats seized control of the House of Representatives on Tuesday in an election setback for Donald Trump, but the US president managed to avoid a feared “blue wave” as his Republican Party expanded its Senate majority.VIDEOGRAPHICS