Macron tells PM to hold talks after worst riots in Paris in years
French President Emmanuel Macron is to hold "crisis talks" in Paris, but no discussion on imposing a state of emergency has been mentioned
Former US President George H. Bush dies, aged 94
41st President of the United States presided over Operation Desert Storm that liberated Kuwait from neighbouring Iraq
Nasa's Mars mission on target for landing

The American space agency Nasa says its InSight Mars lander is on a...

The American space agency Nasa says its InSight Mars lander...

US man killed by tribe after ignoring ban on visiting remote North Sentinel island

An American man who ignored advice to stay away from the remote North Sentinel Island has been killed by its inhabitants 

An American man who ignored advice to stay away from the...

In Yemen 85,000 children may have died from starvation

An estimated 85,000 children under the age of five may have died from acute...

An estimated 85,000 children under the age of five may have...

Gunmen abduct Italian aid worker in Kenya

A group of unidentified gunmen have abducted an Italian woman working for an...

A group of unidentified gunmen have abducted an Italian...

Chicago hospital shooting leaves four dead, including police officer and gunman

Four people have died in a shooting at a Chicago hospital, including two female members of staff and a police officer, and the gunman himself

Four people have died in a shooting at a Chicago hospital,...

Nissan boss Carlos Ghosn arrested over 'misconduct'

Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn has been arrested over claims of financial...

Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn has been arrested over claims...

Protesters march against migrant caravan in Tijuana

Hundreds of residents have taken to the streets of a Mexican border town, in...

Hundreds of residents have taken to the streets of a...

US Senate bill targets Saudi Arabia for Khashoggi's murder

Bipartisan move follows decision to place sanctions on 17 Saudi nationals...

Bipartisan move follows decision to place sanctions on 17...

[WATCH] Hamas celebrates Lieberman resignation as 'political victory'

Hamas has described Avigdor Lieberman resignation a 'political...

Hamas has described Avigdor Lieberman resignation a...

Deadly fire traded across the Israel-Gaza border

Eight people have been killed in a flare-up of violence between Israel and...

Eight people have been killed in a flare-up of violence...

Rome rejects European Commission demands

The Italian government has defied the European Commission by sticking to its big-spending budget plan

The Italian government has defied the European Commission...

Amnesty international warns situation in Libya for refugees has worsened

The situation for refugees in Libya has worsened, with authorities keeping refugees in unlawful detention centres and refusing to hand them over to UN refugee...

The situation for refugees in Libya has worsened, with...

Archbishop Charles Scicluna lands top Vatican job

The Maltese archbishop’s appointment by Pope Francis as adjunct secretary...

The Maltese archbishop’s appointment by Pope Francis...

Stan Lee, co-creator of Marvel Comics, dies aged 95

The comic writer Stan Lee, co-creator of iconic characters including Iron Man,...

The comic writer Stan Lee, co-creator of iconic characters...

Ex-Catalan leader Artur Mas, nine others ordered to repay ballot costs for illegal independence vote

A Spanish court has ordered former Catalan leader Artur Mas to repay the costs of organising an illegal vote on independence four years ago

A Spanish court has ordered former Catalan leader Artur Mas...

Macron urges world leaders to reject nationalism

French President Emmanuel Macron has urged world leaders marking the centenary...

French President Emmanuel Macron has urged world leaders...

California wildfires, death toll rises to 31 with 200 people still missing

The death toll in wildfires sweeping California has risen to 31, with more than 200 people still unaccounted for, officials have said

The death toll in wildfires sweeping California has risen...

EU puts pressure on tax haven for private jets and yachts in Isle of Man

European commission writes to UK over ‘abusive practices’ in crown dependency • Formula One Driver Lewis Hamilton named among those who...

European commission writes to UK over ‘abusive...