Prince Charles to become next head of Commonwealth
While the role is not hereditary, the Queen said it was her 'sincere wish' to see Prince Charles succeed her in the role
Woman dies in care home fire in northeast London
The fire broke out during the night at a home for people with learning disabilities at Connington Crescent, Chingford in London
Around 40 injured in Austria train accident

Two passenger trains crashed while being coupled together at the main station n...

Two passenger trains crashed while being coupled together...

Mass evacuation in Berlin as WW2 bomb diffused

The zone, which includes the German capital's main Hauptbahnhof railway...

The zone, which includes the German capital's main...

Top Japanese official resigns over sexual misconduct allegations

Vice minister of finance, Junichi Fukuda, denied the accusations that he...

Vice minister of finance, Junichi Fukuda, denied the...

Trump to meet Kim Jong-un soon, but will leave summit if talks are not 'fruitful'

US President Donald Trump said that if he hoped the meeting would be a great success, but promised to leave if it doesn't go to plan 

US President Donald Trump said that if he hoped the meeting...

Turkey to hold snap election in June

In a surprising press conference, Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdoğan announced snap elections on 24 June, more than a year earlier than planned 

In a surprising press conference, Turkish...

CIA director in secret meeting with Kim Jong-un ahead of US-North Korea summit

CIA director Mike Pompeo travelled to Pyongyang for a secret meeting with Kim Jong-un during Easter, US reports state

CIA director Mike Pompeo travelled to Pyongyang for a...

Former US First Lady Barbara Bush passes away

George HW Bush's wife, Barbara, passed away at the age of 92

George HW Bush's wife, Barbara, passed away at the age...

Commonwealth leaders to choose next head during this week's summit

Commonwealth leaders are gathering in London for an executive session on...

Commonwealth leaders are gathering in London for an...

Russia says chemical inspectors will be allowed into Douma

Following weekend missiles strikes on Syria by the US, UK and France, Russia...

Following weekend missiles strikes on Syria by the US, UK...

Russian investigative journalist dies after mysterious fall

Journalist Maxim Borodin regularly published stories on crime and...

Journalist Maxim Borodin regularly published stories...

Pro-EU Milo Djukanovic wins Montenegro presidential election

The win could see Montenegro becoming an EU member, which expers say could...

The win could see Montenegro becoming an EU member, which...

French president 'convinced' Donald Trump to stay in Syria ahead of strikes

Emmanuel Macron said he told the US President not to withdraw troops from Syria before last Friday's series of air strikes 

Emmanuel Macron said he told the US President not to...

Jeremy Corbyn calls for ‘war powers act’, questions legal basis for Syria airstrikes

UK Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn has questioned the legal basis on which the strikes were acted upon 

UK Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn has questioned the legal...

Airstrikes on Syria are a grim reminder for Serbian President

Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic recalls NATO bombing during Kosovo war...

Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic recalls NATO bombing...

Hungarians march against ‘unfair electoral system’

Opponents of re-elected Hungarian prime minister Viktor Orban call for a...

Opponents of re-elected Hungarian prime minister Viktor...

Putin calls for emergency UN Security Council meeting

Moscow has stated that it might consider supplying S-300 missile systems to...

Moscow has stated that it might consider supplying S-300...

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