Iceland: new PM takes the reins to bring back political stability
Katrín Jakobsdóttir, 41, took office on Wednesday after formally signing a new government accord with the centre-right Independence and Progressive parties
US-led coalition: 800 Syrian and Iraqi civilians have been killed since start of campaign
According to monitoring group Airways, a total of at least 5,961 civilians were killed by coalition airstrikes; a figure the coalition says is in truth, much lower
Rohingya crisis: girls as young as 12 married off for 'more food'

The UN World Food Programme rations are allocated by household and now, girls...

The UN World Food Programme rations are allocated by...

North Korea's new ballistic missile: analysis

'This system has much greater advantages in its tactical and technological...

'This system has much greater advantages in its...

Argentina: former navy captain 'angel of death' sentenced to life imprisonment

Alfredo Astiz and Jorge Eduardo Acosta were found guilty of grave human rights violations and sentenced to life in prison, over and above pre-existing life...

Alfredo Astiz and Jorge Eduardo Acosta were found guilty of...

Donald Trump attacks Theresa May over her criticism of far-right tweets

'Don’t focus on me, focus on the destructive Radical Islamic Terrorism that is taking place within the United Kingdom', tweeted the US president

'Don’t focus on me, focus on the destructive...

Over 200 migrants stranded in Libya returned to Nigeria

242 migrants landed at Lagos airport on Tuesday

242 migrants landed at Lagos airport on Tuesday

Today show host Matt Lauer fired for 'inappropriate sexual behaviour'

  NBC News fired Lauer, when a detailed complaint was received from a...

  NBC News fired Lauer, when a detailed complaint was...

Florida: suspected ‘serial killer’ arrested

Howell Emanuel Donaldson III was arrested in connection with the shooting and...

Howell Emanuel Donaldson III was arrested in connection...

[WATCH] Moment war criminal drinks poison after Maltese judge sentences him to 20 years in jail

Slobodan Praljak, 72, drank from a small bottle of poison and yelled 'i am not a war criminal' after his 20-year sentence was confirmed

Slobodan Praljak, 72, drank from a small bottle of poison...

New York attack: Sayfullo Saipov pleads not guilty to eight counts of murder

29-year-old Saipov entered his not guilty plea as he was charged with eight counts of murder and 12 counts of attempted murder, amongst others

29-year-old Saipov entered his not guilty plea as he was...

[WATCH] Australia: Victoria becomes first state to legalise assisted dying

The controversial scheme successfully passed state parliament and will be legal in Victoria as of 2019

The controversial scheme successfully passed state...

North Korea: regime says missile could hit anywhere in the US

Pyongyang claimed that the new kind of intercontinental ballistic missile,...

Pyongyang claimed that the new kind of intercontinental...

Norway: over 150 cases of rape and sexual assault uncovered by police in Lapland

A new police report identified 82 victims, aged between four and 75, and 92 suspects including three women

A new police report identified 82 victims, aged between...

North Korea launches yet another ballistic missile

The intercontinental ballistic missile is believed to have travelled eastwards...

The intercontinental ballistic missile is believed to have...

Spain: 'Wolf pack' gang rape trial angers protestors

Many have expressed outrage during the trial of five men who were accused of...

Many have expressed outrage during the trial of five men...

Myanmar: Pope Francis fails to mention Rohingya

In a meeting with Myanmar's civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi, Pope Francis...

In a meeting with Myanmar's civilian leader Aung San...

Deputy PM resigns, averting Irish government collapse and snap election

After Frances Fitzgerald's position came under pressure over her handling of information regarding the treatment of a police whistleblower, she has...

After Frances Fitzgerald's position came under pressure...

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