Philippines releases drug campaign advert

The video comes amid a highly controversial crackdown on drug addicts by the country’s president, Rodrigo Duterte. Duterte said he would be “happy to slaughter” the three million drug addicts in the country, a remark for which he later apologised. More than 3,100 people have been killed in police operations and vigilante attacks during Duterte’s anti-drug crackdown. Oct 5, 2016

First ever UK jet pack flies down the Thames in London

David Mayman whizzed past commuters in London on 5 October as he piloted what was billed the first ever jet pack flight in the UK. Mayman is the CEo and chief test pilot of JetPack Aviation, and flew down the Thames River starting from the Royal Victoria Dock. Oct 5, 2016

Theresa May tells Conservatives its time to embrace a new centre ground

During her final speech at the Conservative Party Conference in Birmingham on 5 October, UK Prime Minister Theresa May told party members that it was time for the Conservatives to become the centre party. Theresa May also emphasised feelings of discontent from voters about immigration, finances and disconnection from the political class that led to the Britain voting to leave the EU. Oct 5, 2016

Philippines releases drug campaign advert

The video comes amid a highly controversial crackdown on drug addicts by the country’s president, Rodrigo Duterte. Duterte said he would be “happy to slaughter” the three million drug addicts in the country, a remark for which he later apologised. More than 3,100 people have been killed in police operations and vigilante attacks during Duterte’s anti-drug crackdown. Oct 5, 2016

First ever UK jet pack flies down the Thames in London

David Mayman whizzed past commuters in London on 5 October as he piloted what was billed the first ever jet pack flight in the UK. Mayman is the CEo and chief test pilot of JetPack Aviation, and flew down the Thames River starting from the Royal Victoria Dock. Oct 5, 2016

Theresa May tells Conservatives its time to embrace a new centre ground

During her final speech at the Conservative Party Conference in Birmingham on 5 October, UK Prime Minister Theresa May told party members that it was time for the Conservatives to become the centre party. Theresa May also emphasised feelings of discontent from voters about immigration, finances and disconnection from the political class that led to the Britain voting to leave the EU. Oct 5, 2016