Afghanistan candidate, 32, among eight killed in Helmand attack

A young Afghan parliamentary candidate was among eight people killed in a suicide attack in the southern province of Helmand, officials say. The bomber blew...

Skripal attack: Second Russian Salisbury suspect named

The name of the second suspect in the Salisbury case is actually Alexander Mishkin, the BBC understands. The Bellingcat investigative website says the man who...

Rare white tiger kills zookeeper in Japan

A rare white tiger has mauled a zookeeper to death in its enclosure at a zoo in Japan, officials said. The 40-year old man was...

Mexico couple found with body parts could have killed 20

Police in Mexico are investigating a couple arrested for transporting body parts in a pram in connection with at least 10 murders. At a hearing...

Jamal Khashoggi: Turkey says journalist was murdered in Saudi consulate

Fears are growing over the missing Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi, after Turkish officials said they believed he had been murdered. Mr Khashoggi, a Saudi national,...

Meng Hongwei: China confirms detention of Interpol chief

China has confirmed it is holding the missing head of Interpol, Meng Hongwei. Beijing said he was under investigation by the country's anti-corruption body for...

Russia cyber-plots: US, UK and Netherlands allege hacking

Russian spies have been accused of involvement in a series of cyber-plots across the globe, leading the US to level charges against seven agents. The...

China prison break: Public appeal after rare inmate escape

In China, prison escapes are few and far between. So the case of two men escaping from a Liaoning prison has turned into a...

Cristiano Ronaldo rape allegation: Accuser ‘got courage from #MeToo’

Kathryn Mayorga, the former teacher who has accused footballer Cristiano Ronaldo of raping her in 2009, was inspired to speak out by the #MeToo...

Six rescue divers drown trying to save teen in Malaysia

Six rescue divers have drowned while trying to save a teenager from a disused mining pool in Malaysia. They were searching for a 17-year-old boy...

Recent Posts

Brexit: Donald Tusk suggests ‘flexible’ delay of up to a year

European Council president Donald Tusk says the EU should consider offering the UK a "flexible" delay to Brexit of up to a...

Cristiano Ronaldo rape allegation: Las Vegas police reopen case

Police in Las Vegas have reopened a sexual assault investigation from 2009 at the request of a woman who has alleged she was raped...

ABC chair resigns over Australian political interference claims

The chairman of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) has resigned following allegations of political interference. Justin Milne resigned from the national broadcaster amid reports he...

Apple unveils TV streaming platform and credit card

Apple has unveiled its new TV streaming platform, Apple TV+, at a star-studded event in California. Jennifer Aniston, Steven Spielberg and Oprah Winfrey were among...

Tennis: Family will remain priority post retirement, says Federer

INDIAN WELLS, Calif (Reuters) - Roger Federer is looking forward to having more freedom and more time with his family when he eventually leaves...