US warns of threat from Chinese drones

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The alert states that the US government has "strong concerns" that drone-makers are storing data on China-based computer servers The US government has issued an alert warning that Chinese-made…

Alexa, are you perpetrating bias?

Image caption Most smart-speaker assistants have a female voice AI-powered voice assistants with female voices are perpetuating harmful gender biases, according to a UN study. These female helpers are portrayed as "obliging and eager to…

Australia coalition wins outright majority

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Scott Morrison and his family wave to supporters at his victory party on Saturday Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has secured a majority government, capping off a shock result…

HIV outbreak hits hundreds of children in Pakistan

Image copyright AFP Image caption At least one doctor has been arrested in Pakistan over the outbreak, which has disproportionately affected children The first sign that something was wrong in the small southern Pakistani town…

One last chance to get Brexit done, says…

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionTheresa May says failure to back her deal risks "no Brexit at all".Theresa May has said MPs have "one last chance" to deliver Brexit, urging them to…

Iranian threats put on hold, says US

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Acting US Defence Secretary Patrick Shanahan said the US had been "very prudent" Potential attacks by Iran have been "put on hold" by US counter-measures, acting US Defence Secretary Patrick…

Argentina ex-presidents corruption trial begins

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Cristina Fern├índez de Kirchner appears in court in Buenos Aires for the opening of her corruption trial The corruption trial of Argentina's former president, Cristina Fern├índez de Kirchner, has begun…