Today's Prime International News

Stefan Lofven waved as he and his wife Ulla arrived at the Swedish parliament on Tuesday

Stefan Lofven: Sweden's parliament ousts prime minister

Sweden's centre-left prime minister, Stefan Lofven, will have to stand down after losing the support of parliament.

Why I was sentenced to 5,000 years in jail

My claim to infamy was being sentenced to 5,000 years in prison for failing to pay libel damages of $1.6m (£1.2m) won by a former minister who sued my paper after we published the findings of a…

Rod Rosenstein: Russia probe chief set for Trump showdown

The US deputy attorney general has had an "extended conversation" with the president, the White House says, amid doubts over his future in the job.
Japhet Osei jailed for lying to girlfriends, knowingly infecting them with HIV

Japhet Osei jailed for lying to girlfriends, knowingly infecting them with HIV

A man who deliberately lied to two women about his HIV status and then infected them with the virus has been jailed for five years. He even refused the help offered to him by doctors, a court heard. 
Mr Adilang was on a rompong, a floating fishing trap that is shaped like a hut

Indonesian teenager survives 49 days adrift at sea in 'fishing hut'

An Indonesian teenager who looked after a fishing hut survived for 49 days at sea by drinking seawater and cooking fish over wood taken from his vessel, it has emerged.

This Canadian company will pay you up to $1,000 a month to smoke weed

If you feel like it’s high time for a career change, a Toronto-based company might be the place for you.
Kenyans have been demanding justice following the murder of Sharon Otieno

Kenyan governor Okoth Obada charged over Otieno murder

Kenyan governor Okoth Obado has been charged in court with aiding and abetting the brutal murder of his ex-girlfriend, a pregnant student.
The gunmen shot at civilians and soldiers

Iran's Rouhani fumes at US after Ahvaz parade attack

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has criticised the US following a deadly attack on a military parade.

Rihanna appointed as ambassador by Barbados

Singer Rihanna has said she "couldn't be more proud" after being given a new ambassadorial role by the government of Barbados.
Former President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

Liberia missing cash: Ex-President Sirleaf Slams Weah’s Government’s

Former Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has slammed incumbent President Weah and his government on their handling of the missing cash issue.
The final battle for Sky is underway

The final battle for Sky is underway

An extended takeover battle involving three of the world's most powerful media companies is culminating in the most dramatic way imaginable: An auction.