Iceland makes it illegal to pay men more than women
Iceland has become the first country in the world to make it illegal to pay men more than women
Sydney seaplane wreckage pulled from river after crash
Reports have emerged that the seaplane which left 6 dead on New Year's Eve was involved in similar fatal crash in 1996 
[WATCH] At least 29 dead in fitness centre fire in South Korea

At least 29 dead and another 26 injured in a fire at a fitness centre in South...

At least 29 dead and another 26 injured in a fire at a...

Catalonia election amid independence campaign

There has been a big turnout at the Catalonia snap election so far, as polls...

There has been a big turnout at the Catalonia snap election...

Philippines: ferry carrying 251 people capsizes

The country's costguard were still trying to get a complete picture of...

The country's costguard were still trying to get a...

[WATCH] Melbourne: Car slams into pedestrians on Flinders Street

At least 12 people were injured when a 'white SUV' collided with a...

At least 12 people were injured when a 'white SUV'...

[WATCH] London acid attack: Arthur Collins jailed for 20 years

Collins was convicted of five counts of wounding and nine counts of assault,...

Collins was convicted of five counts of wounding and nine...

Disgraced Cardinal Bernard Law dies in Rome

Law, who remained a symbol for the failure to protect abused children, died at...

Law, who remained a symbol for the failure to protect...

[WATCH] US: Senate approves most drastic changes to tax code in 30 years

'This is without question the single most important thing we can do to once again make America the best place to do business'

'This is without question the single most important...

[WATCH] Seattle train derailment: several dead

At least six people died and 'the number of fatalities could rise',...

At least six people died and 'the number of fatalities...

Trump to remove climate change from US National Security Strategy

A new approach to climate change will be announced in White House speech

A new approach to climate change will be announced in White...

Ikea's tax affairs to be investigated

Dutch tax rulings in 2006 and 2011 appear to have reduced Ikea's tax payments in the Netherlands, according to a statement

Dutch tax rulings in 2006 and 2011 appear to have reduced...

Updated | Uber driver confesses to killing British diplomat in Beirut

Lebanese Uber driver, named as Tareq H, confessed to killing Rebeca Dykes in...

Lebanese Uber driver, named as Tareq H, confessed to...

[WATCH] Vienna: thousands protest as far-right ministers enter government

The new chancellor, Sebastian Kurz of the Austrian People’s party (OVP) struck a deal with the Freedom party. The coalition deal makes Austria the...

The new chancellor, Sebastian Kurz of the Austrian...

US: Trump to drop climate change from US national security strategy

'Climate change is not identified as a national security threat but climate...

'Climate change is not identified as a national...

China: thousands of onlookers as 10 people are sentenced to death in sports stadium

Seven of the executed 10 were convicted of drug-related crimes, whilst others were found guilty of robbery and murder

Seven of the executed 10 were convicted of drug-related...

[WATCH] Atlanta: Over 1,000 flights cancelled as blackout strikes world’s busiest airport

All outgoing flights were stopped, arriving planes held at point of departure and all international flights diverted

All outgoing flights were stopped, arriving planes held at...

Pentagon had multi-million dollar secret UFO programme

Programme reportedly ran from 2007 to 2012, few officials aware of it

Programme reportedly ran from 2007 to 2012, few officials...

Pope Francis warns media: fake news is a ‘grave sin’

Journalism ‘fundamental’ to democracy, but bias and disinformation...

Journalism ‘fundamental’ to democracy, but bias...

At least eight dead in Methodist church attack in Pakistan

  Two attackers in suicide bomb and gun attack intercepted at...

  Two attackers in suicide bomb and gun attack...