Japan’s Emperor Naruhito has greeted the public for the first time since his succession, expressing hopes that Japan will continue to pursue peace.
Madam, – In reference to your article “Let jobless pick fruit, say worried farmers” (Courier, April 29).
UK to be hit with showers and frost – but Tayside and Fife should be luckier than rest of the country
Most of Tayside and Fife looks set to be lucky with the weather this weekend as the rest of the country prepares for a cold snap.
North Korea has fired several unidentified short-range projectiles into the sea off its eastern coast, the South Korean Joint Chiefs of Staff said.
The people of Thailand are witnessing this weekend the coronation of King Maha Vajiralongkorn in a centuries-old royal tradition that last happened seven decades ago.
A charter plane carrying 143 people has ended up in a Florida river at the end of a runway, though no critical injuries or deaths were reported.
A former MP who resigned after angering relatives of 10 Protestants shot dead in a sectarian massacre will discover later whether he has won a council seat.
The funeral for Oscar-nominated director John Singleton will be held in Los Angeles on Monday, his representative has said.
The killing of Steven Donaldson would not have happened without Tasmin Glass at its centre, the leader of the police investigation has insisted.
More than 40 homes have been evacuated after a huge blaze broke out at an industrial unit in Bristol.