China will soon launch its first X-ray space telescope which has unique capabilities to observe high-energy celestial bodies such as black holes and neutron stars thought to be hidden in the Milky Way.
British Prime Minister Theresa May's lead over the opposition Labour Party has narrowed sharply, according to opinion polls published since the Manchester attack, suggesting she might not win the landslide predicted just a month ago.
British Airways resumed some flights from Britain's two biggest airports on Sunday after a global computer system failure created chaos, leaving planes grounded and thousands of passengers queuing for hours.
The University of Oxford has introduced a compulsory exam paper for history students to include Indian, Asian and Middle Eastern affairs in a bid to make its curriculum more inclusive. Possible topics include the Indian independence movement and the 1960s civil rights movement, highlighting figures such as Mahatma Gandhi and Martin Luther King.
Two thousand fearful civilians were trapped on Sunday inside a southern Philippine city where troops are battling Islamist terrorists, authorities said, as the death toll from almost a week of fighting neared 100.
Out of 23,000 terror suspects in the UK, at least 3,000 people have been judged to pose a threat and are under investigation or active monitoring in 500 operations being run by police and intelligence services. Libyan-origin Salman Abedi had killed 22 people in Manchester Arena during a concert by US singer Ariana Grande.
Donald Trump, just back from his first international trip as US president, geared up to combat concerns Sunday over aides' ties to Russia including explosive reports that his son-in-law sought a secret communications line with Moscow.
British Airways resumed some flights from Britain's two biggest airports today after a global computer system failure sowed chaos, grounding planes and leaving thousands of passengers queuing for hours.