Tripoli risks descending into conflict as Libyan rivals make contradictory victory claims
Libyan strongman General Khalifa Haftar has directed his forces to move on Tripoli • UN Secretary General leaves Libya with a 'heavy heart'
Theresa May asks EU for Brexit extension until 30 June
With the Brexit deadline due next week, British Prime Minister Theresa May has written to the European Union to request a further delay to until 30 June
Brexit: MPs back delay bill by one vote

MPs have voted by a majority of one to force the prime minister to ask for an extension to the Brexit process, in a bid to avoid any no-deal scenario

MPs have voted by a majority of one to force the prime...

Brunei implements stoning to death under new anti-LGBT laws

The tiny South-east Asian country of Brunei is introducing strict new Islamic...

The tiny South-east Asian country of Brunei is introducing...

Brexit: MPs fail to back proposals again

MPs have again failed to agree on proposals for the next steps in the Brexit process

MPs have again failed to agree on proposals for the next...

Kim Jong-nam murder: Vietnamese woman pleads guilty to lesser charge

A Vietnamese woman accused of killing Kim Jong-nam, the half-brother of North...

A Vietnamese woman accused of killing Kim Jong-nam, the...

Ukraine comic leads presidential poll first round

A comedian with no political experience has won the most votes in the first...

A comedian with no political experience has won the most...

Updated | UK MPs reject May's EU withdrawal agreement for a third time

MPs reject Theresa May’s EU withdrawal agreement by 344 votes to 286, throwing UK’s Brexit plans into more confusion • European Council...

MPs reject Theresa May’s EU withdrawal agreement by...

Boeing faces US lawsuit over Ethiopian Airlines crash

The family of Jackson Musoni have filed a suit saying the 737 MAX has a...

The family of Jackson Musoni have filed a suit saying the...

Facebook to ban white nationalism and separatism

Facebook has said it will block "praise, support and representation of...

Facebook has said it will block "praise, support and...

May to renew Brexit deal push after pledge to resign

Efforts to persuade MPs to back Theresa May's Brexit deal will continue on...

Efforts to persuade MPs to back Theresa May's Brexit...

May tells Tory MPs she will resign before next phase of Brexit talks

Prime Minister Theresa May said she would deliver Brexit at all costs, that it...

Prime Minister Theresa May said she would deliver Brexit at...

US county declares measles outbreak emergency

A county in New York state has declared a state of emergency following a severe...

A county in New York state has declared a state of...

Gaza children’s mental health rapidly deteriorating, survey finds

More than two-thirds of children surveyed experiencing psychosocial distress

More than two-thirds of children surveyed experiencing...

Hamas announces Egyptian-brokered ceasefire with Israel

Truce comes after Israeli fighter jets attacked sites in Gaza in retaliation...

Truce comes after Israeli fighter jets attacked sites in...

Brexit: MPs vote to take control of Brexit process for indicative votes

MPs have voted to take control of Commons business in an unprecedented move to try to find a majority for any Brexit option

MPs have voted to take control of Commons business in an...

Lawyers for Pilatus banker call on court to dismiss Iran sanction charges

Lawyers for Pilatus banker Ali Sadr Hasheminejad have asked the US courts to dismiss all counts of the indictment stating that the claims were vague and...

Lawyers for Pilatus banker Ali Sadr Hasheminejad have asked...

Rocket fired from Gaza hits house in Israel, wounding six people

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is to cut short his US visit after...

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is to cut short...

Hundreds of thousands descend on London in anti-Brexit march

Hundreds of thousands of demonstrators from the "Put It To The...

Hundreds of thousands of demonstrators from the "Put...

Islamic State suffers '100% territorial defeat' in Syria

Kurdish forces declare they have cleared the final IS stronghold, but the...

Kurdish forces declare they have cleared the final IS...