Are humans alone in space? World’s largest radio telescope will try to find out
Malta with observer status at world body that will operate gigantic telescope that will scan the sky
New Zealand bans sale of assault, semi-automatic rifles
Weapons ban aims 'to prevent an act of terror from ever happening again in our country', prime minister says
Ethiopian Airlines: 'No survivors' on crashed Boeing 737

An Ethiopian Airlines jet has crashed shortly after take-off from Addis Ababa,...

An Ethiopian Airlines jet has crashed shortly after...

Malaysia court frees woman in North Korea murder case

The Indonesian woman accused of killing Kim Jong-nam, half-brother of North...

The Indonesian woman accused of killing Kim Jong-nam,...

Paul Manafort: Trump's ex-campaign chief sentenced to 47 months

US President Donald Trump's former campaign manager Paul Manafort has been...

US President Donald Trump's former campaign manager...

Germany extends Saudi Arabia arms sales ban

Berlin extends until the end of March a ban on weapon exports to Riyadh, citing...

Berlin extends until the end of March a ban on weapon...

Human rights groups want EU to limit cooperation with Libyan coast guard

Amnesty and Human Rights Watch have called for a temporary agreement between EU states that outlines where rescued migrants should disembark and how they...

Amnesty and Human Rights Watch have called for a temporary...

North Korea rebuilding Sohae rocket launch site, say observers

New satellite images of North Korea suggest it is restoring a rocket launch...

New satellite images of North Korea suggest it is restoring...

Northern Spain hit by more than 120 wildfires

More than 120 wildfires have struck Spain in the northern regions of Asturias...

More than 120 wildfires have struck Spain in the northern...

At least 23 killed after tornado hits Alabama

At least 23 people, some children, have been killed after tornadoes struck Lee...

At least 23 people, some children, have been killed after...

Vietnam summit: North Korean leader talks up denuclearisation

North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un has told reporters that he would not be at...

North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un has told reporters...

Pakistan says it has shot down Indian jets after Kashmir cross-border attack

Indian news agency reports Pakistani jet may have been shot down on day of skirmishes

Indian news agency reports Pakistani jet may have been shot...

Michael Cohen to call Donald Trump a ‘racist’, ‘conman’ and ‘cheat’ in public hearing

Trump’s former lawyer will say US president knew that Wikileaks was about to publish leaked DNC emails

Trump’s former lawyer will say US president knew that...

Pope’s close aide guilty of sex assault in Australia

Cardinal George Pell has been found guilty by an Australian court of sexually...

Cardinal George Pell has been found guilty by an Australian...

India launches air strikes on Pakistani territory

India says it launched air strikes against Kashmiri militants in Pakistani...

India says it launched air strikes against Kashmiri...

North Korea 'could be great power' without nuclear weapons

North Korea could become one of the world's "great economic...

North Korea could become one of the world's "great...

Thousands protest across Slovakia in memory of murdered journalist Jan Kuciak

Thousands have attended protest rallies across Slovakia in memory of murdered journalist Jan Kuciak and his fiancée, shot in a targeted killing a year...

Thousands have attended protest rallies across Slovakia in...

Macron announces crackdown on anti-Semitism in France

French President Emmanuel Macron has announced new measures to tackle...

French President Emmanuel Macron has announced new measures...

Apartment fire in Bangladesh capital kills dozens

A fast-moving fire killed at least 70 when it swept through a historic district...

A fast-moving fire killed at least 70 when it swept through...

Thousands protest against anti-Semitism in France

Thousands of people have joined protests across France against a number of...

Thousands of people have joined protests across France...