China hits backs at Trump tariffs by targeting US imports worth $3bn
China has implemented retaliatory tariffs of up to 25% on 128 US imports, including pork and wine, after Trump raised duties on steel and aluminium
China's Tiangong-1 plummets down over South Pacific
The space station re-entered the atmosphere around 00:15 GMT on Monday, with most parts breaking up in the re-entry process
World's last male northern white rhino dies

The world's last survivng male northern white rhino has died, leaving only...

The world's last survivng male northern white rhino has...

Cambridge Analytica accused of harvesting and using personal data

Cambridge Analytica and Facebook are under pressure after being accused of...

Cambridge Analytica and Facebook are under pressure after...

Young boy shoots sister after fight about video game controller

A 13-year-old girl from Mississippi has allegedly been shot by her 9-year-old...

A 13-year-old girl from Mississippi has allegedly been shot...

Putin cruises to landslide victory

Vladimir Putin has been relected to a fourth term as President of Russia in landslide victory where he obtained more than 75% of the vote 

Vladimir Putin has been relected to a fourth term as...

Easy victory predicted for Putin as Russians go to the polls Sunday

Real competition largely absent from election

Real competition largely absent from election

Russia to expel 23 British diplomats in escalating row over spy's poisoning

The Russian Government is to expel 23 British diplomats following a similar decision by the UK in the wake of the poisoning of a former Russian double agent in...

The Russian Government is to expel 23 British diplomats...

Madrid migrants clash with police following street vendor's death

Migrants have clashed with police in central Madrid after thedeath of a...

Migrants have clashed with police in central Madrid after...

At least four dead as Florida university bridge collapses

At least four people and another 10 injured after the footbrigde collapsed near...

At least four people and another 10 injured after the...

UK, US, Germany and France condemn Russia for spy attack

Leaders of UK, US, Germany and France have issued a joint statement saying...

Leaders of UK, US, Germany and France have issued a...

Libya issues arrest warrants for over 200 alleged migrant traffickers

The arrest warrants include accusations of human trafficking, torture, murder...

The arrest warrants include accusations of human...

White House backs UK decision to expel diplomats, as Russia threaten retaliation

Moscow continues to deny any involvement in the poisoning of Russian sky Sergei Skripal

Moscow continues to deny any involvement in the poisoning...

Mossack Fonseca, Panamanian firm that opened Mizzi and Schembri offshore companies, to shut its doors

Offshore law firm at the heart of the Panama Papers investigation will close its doors under pressure of Panama investigation and reputational damage

Offshore law firm at the heart of the Panama Papers...

Slovak prime minister offers to resign to 'solve the political crisis’

The resignation of Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico could come as early as tomorrow, in response to the murder of investigative journalist

The resignation of Slovak Prime Minister Robert Fico could...

England to expel 23 Russian diplomats over spy poisoning

Prime Minister Theresa May announces the single biggest expulsion in over...

Prime Minister Theresa May announces the single biggest...

El Salvador woman freed after 15 years in prison for abortion

Maira Verónica Figueroa Marroquín says she suffered a...

Maira Verónica Figueroa Marroquín...

Florida shooting: Prosecutors seek death penalty for Nikolas Cruz

US prosecutors are seeking the death penalty for the teenager accused of...

US prosecutors are seeking the death penalty for the...

Physicist  Stephen Hawking dies aged 76

Physicist Stephen Hawking has died at the age of 76, a spokesman for his family has said

Physicist Stephen Hawking has died at the age of 76, a...

Russian exile found dead in London home

Nikolai Glushkov, who was granted political asylum by Britain, was found dead in his London home by friends

Nikolai Glushkov, who was granted political asylum by...