One of Volkswagen's shareholders, London-based hedge fund TCI, has lashed out against the German carmaker's generous pay for executives. It claimed top managers had for years been rewarded for mistakes.
Rickety boats and rubber dinghies were the most common modes of transport for refugees trying to reach Italy. Naval personnel pulled nearly 1,800 people from such vessels over the course of just 24 hours.
Sadiq Khan, a 45-year-old Labour lawmaker, is London's first Muslim mayor. He beat his Conservative opponent Zac Goldsmith who had run a dirty campaign against him. Samira Shackle reports from the British capital.
Labour party's Sadiq Khan is set to succeed Boris Johnson in the London mayor seat as he gained the lead over the Conservative Party's Zac Goldsmith in the closely-fought vote on Friday. Khan would be one of few Muslim mayors of a major European city.