Choi, Kang share lead at Women’s PGA Championship

South Korea’s Chella Choi and American Danielle Kang, each seeking her first major title, both birdied the 18th hole to share the lead after Saturday’s third round of the Women’s PGA Championship.Choi fired a three-under par 67 while Kang shot 68 to le…

July 1, 2017

Four killed in Venezuela protest: prosecutors

Four protesters were killed in the Venezuelan city of Barquisimeto according to officials on Saturday, who said the number of people who have died in three months of anti-government demonstrations now has reached 89.No official details were provided as…

July 1, 2017

2,000 evacuated after scare at Paris’s main airport

At least 2,000 people were evacuated from Paris’s main airport on Saturday and eight flights cancelled after an individual went into a “restricted area” without going through security controls, airport sources said.”We had to evacuate to ‘decontaminate…

July 1, 2017

Tokyo votes in local polls with national consequences

Tokyo goes to the polls Sunday in a local election that could have national consequences as the capital’s governor mounts a challenge to the party of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, whose popularity has slumped.Former TV anchorwoman Yuriko Koike is hoping h…

July 1, 2017

Qatar says Arab demands ‘made to be rejected’

Qatar said Saturday a series of demands made by several Arab states to lift a crippling blockade were designed to be spurned and clearly aimed at infringing its sovereignty.”This list of demands is made to be rejected,” Qatar’s Foreign Minister Sheikh …

July 1, 2017

Helping Veterans Design a New Life

Somerset psychotherapist Becky Wright signs armed forces covenant in pledge to commit her counselling and coaching services.

July 1, 2017

Top French Socialist Hamon quits to start new movement

France’s failed Socialist presidential candidate Benoit Hamon on Saturday announced his departure from the crisis-hit party to establish a new “First of July movement” aimed at rebuilding the ailing left.”Today I have decided to quit the Socialist Part…

July 1, 2017