Global warming 'playing out in real time' say scientists
The major European heatwave of 2003 was among the first events to be linked to human induced climate change which had made the event 500% more likely.
Blast reported outside US embassy in Beijing
Official state media called the incident an attempt at 'self-immolation' and that a woman is in custody 
Police 'identify' suspects of Skripal novichok attack

Police believe several Russians were involved in the attempted murder of the...

Police believe several Russians were involved in the...

US president reverses remark on election meddling

Just one day after denying any Russian interference in the 2016 presidential...

Just one day after denying any Russian interference in the...

[WATCH] Trump and Putin deny election meddling on TV interviews

The American President was under fire for denying any Russian interference in...

The American President was under fire for denying any...

Trump urges Nato allies to spend 4% of GDP on military defence

The second day of the Nato summit will focus on the conflict in...

The second day of the Nato summit will focus on the...

Lord Carrington, who signed defence deal with Mintoff, passes away at 99

Carrington had called Mintoff "a genuine patriot" despite his "impossible behaviour"

Carrington had called Mintoff "a genuine patriot"...

All 12 boys successfully rescued from Thailand cave

All 12 boys and their football coach were successfully rescued from the flooded...

All 12 boys and their football coach were successfully...

Jeremy Hunt appointed foreign secretary in UK government reshuffle

Theresa May launched a reshuffle after a string of resignations over Brexit...

Theresa May launched a reshuffle after a string of...

Four more boys rescued from Thailand cave

Eight of the boys have been rescued so far leaving four boys and their coach...

Eight of the boys have been rescued so far leaving four...

Updated | Boris Johnson resigns amid Brexit row

The foreign minister is the second senior cabinet minister to resign within 24...

The foreign minister is the second senior cabinet minister...

UK woman dies after being exposed to nerve agent novichok

Dawn Sturgess died in hospital after being exposed to the nerve agent, while...

Dawn Sturgess died in hospital after being exposed to the...

Updated | Four of Thailand’s trapped boys rescued

As the water levels rise, Thailand’s authorities have decided to move in...

As the water levels rise, Thailand’s authorities have...

Thousands of state employees fired in Turkey

Educators, members of police and military among 18,632 sacked for alleged links...

Educators, members of police and military among 18,632...

Floods terrorise Japan as rainfall persists

Japanese authorities have issued warnings as the flooding is expected to...

Japanese authorities have issued warnings as the flooding...

Former navy diver dies during Thailand cave rescue effort

Ex-Thai Navy diver lost his life when he ran out of oxygen after taking in...

Ex-Thai Navy diver lost his life when he ran out of oxygen...

[WATCH] Thailand: New video shows trapped boys in good health as they await rescue

The Thailand Navy Seals have released video footage of the 12 boys and their football coach sending traditional Thai greetings to their families •...

The Thailand Navy Seals have released video footage of the...

Australian archbishop sentenced to year’s detention for child sex abuse cover-up

Archbishop Philip Wilson is most senior Catholic globally to be convicted of the crime

Archbishop Philip Wilson is most senior Catholic globally...

Thai cave boys found alive

A group of 12 boys and their football coach have been found alive deep inside a cave complex in Thailand after a nine-day search

A group of 12 boys and their football coach have been found...

Migrant drownings in the Mediterranean surpass 1,000 this year - IOM

The International Organisation for Migration says that some 204 migrants died...

The International Organisation for Migration says that some...