US Supreme Court allows Trump military transgender ban

Image copyright ReutersImage caption People protest President Trump’s announcement of plans to reinstate a ban on transgender individuals from serving The United States Supreme Court has allowed President Donald Trump to enforce his policy of banning certain transgender people from the military. The court voted 5-4 to grant a Trump administration request to lift injunctions […]

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Ronaldo accepts €18.8m deal over tax evasion

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionFootball superstar Cristiano Ronaldo was all smiles as he arrived at court Football superstar Cristiano Ronaldo has cut a deal with a court in Madrid over tax evasion charges, accepting an €18.8m (£16.6m) fine. A huge media presence met the player outside the court, after a judge […]

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DR Congo election: Fayulu calls for non-violent protests

Image copyright ReutersImage caption Martin Fayulu insists he is the “legitimate president” Democratic Republic of Congo opposition leader Martin Fayulu has called on his supporters to organise protests after the constitutional court rejected his challenge to the official presidential election results. Rival opposition candidate Felix Tshisekedi was declared the winner of the 30 December poll. […]

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