Russian jet shot down in rebel-held area
Syrian rebels have shot down a Russian fighter jet in a rebel held area in North Syria 
Senate Democrats warn Trump against firing special investigator
Doing so could trigger a constitutional crisis not since the 1970s Watergate scandal
Venezuelan President Maduro set to run for re-election in 2018

Venezuela’s pro-government Constituent Assembly has ordered fresh...

Venezuela’s pro-government Constituent Assembly has...

Attacks on Save the Children office in Jalalabad

Attackers detonated explosives before entering the Save the Children office in...

Attackers detonated explosives before entering the Save the...

[WATCH] At least 27 dead in Benghazi double car bombs

At least 27 people have been killed and 50 wounded in a double car bombing near...

At least 27 people have been killed and 50 wounded in a...

George Weah sworn in as president of Liberia

The former footballer was swarn in as Liberia’s new president on Monday,...

The former footballer was swarn in as Liberia’s new...

Turkey urges US to stop backing Kurdish YPG in Syria

A spokesman for Turkey’s President said that Kurdish fighters were...

A spokesman for Turkey’s President said that...

US to open Jerusalem embassy sooner than expected

During his visit to Israel, US vice-president Mike Pence said the embassy...

During his visit to Israel, US vice-president Mike...

Spain renews arrest bid as ex-Catalan leader arrives in Denmark

Carles Puigdemont has arrived in Denmark, triggering a new attempt by...

Carles Puigdemont has arrived in Denmark, triggering a new...

UK Army chief calls for higher defence funding to keep up with Russia

British Army chief will warn that UK's armed forces risk falling...

British Army chief will warn that UK's armed...

Germany's SPD gives green light to formal coalition talks with Merkel

Germany have moved a step closer to forming a new government after the...

Germany have moved a step closer to forming a new...

Afghan forces siege on Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul

9 dead in siege on Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul

9 dead in siege on Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul

Italian government to crack down on fake news

Reports of fake news can be made on the website of Italy's postal police,...

Reports of fake news can be made on the website of...

Turkish jets strike Kurds in Syria as the US urges calm

Turkey says it is launching a full military operation against the Kurds - which...

Turkey says it is launching a full military operation...

Three Michelin star French chef Paul Bocuse dies aged 91

Paul Bocuse, known as the “pope” of French Gastronomy, died...

Paul Bocuse, known as the “pope” of French...

Pele not in hospital, spokesperson says

77-year-old Brazilian football legend Pele is resting at home, spokesperson says, amid prior reports that he had been hospitalised after collapse due...

77-year-old Brazilian football legend Pele is resting at...

Special UK deal possible after Brexit – President Emmanuel Macron

French President Emmanuel Macron says he believes that a special trade deal...

French President Emmanuel Macron says he believes that a...

US government in shutdown after budget bill failure

The US government has failed to secure Senate consensus on the budget leading...

The US government has failed to secure Senate consensus on...

Pope Francis Accuses Bishop's Critics Of Slander, angering Chile abuse victims

The Pope said there was "no proof" for their claims that abuse by Father Fernando Karadima had been covered up by Bishop Juan Barros

The Pope said there was "no proof" for their...

Baby killed and at least 17 injured as car hits pedestrians near Rio's Copacabana beach

The driver is suspected of having a “blackout” because of epilepsy while driving the car

The driver is suspected of having...