South Africa’s President Ramaphosa sworn in

South Africa’s President Cyril Ramaphosa has been inaugurated at a stadium in the capital Pretoria. The African National Congress (ANC) leader vowed to tackle corruption and rejuvenate the struggling economy. More than 30,000 people gathered to witness the ceremony which included a flypast and military parade. Mr Ramaphosa was elected earlier this month with a … Read moreSouth Africa’s President Ramaphosa sworn in

Mount Agung: Flights resume after Bali volcano disruption

Image copyright Wayan Kartika/via REUTERS Image caption The eruption caused a number of flights to be cancelled Flights have returned to normal in Bali, after an volcanic eruption caused some delays and cancellations on Friday night. Mount Agung spewed lava and rocks over about 3km (2 mile) distance, officials said. Some villages experienced ash fall, … Read moreMount Agung: Flights resume after Bali volcano disruption

Everest: British man among latest mountain deaths

Image copyright AFP Image caption The recent death toll has already eclipsed the total for 2018 Officials say a British man died on Saturday on Mount Everest – bringing to 10 the total death toll this season on the world’s largest peak. Robin Haynes Fisher, 44, reportedly fell ill while descending from the summit. An … Read moreEverest: British man among latest mountain deaths