China chemical blast: death toll rises to 47
The death toll in a huge blast at a chemical plant in eastern China has jumped to 47, with 90 badly injured, according to state news agency Xinhua
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[WATCH] Updated | 49 killed in New Zealand after gunmen attack mosques

Forty-nine people have been killed and at least 20 wounded in shootings at two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand

Forty-nine people have been killed and at least 20 wounded...

580,000 asylum seekers across EU marks 11% reduction in 2018

In 2018, Malta received 2,035 applications for protection by first-time asylum...

In 2018, Malta received 2,035 applications for protection...

Boeing grounds entire 737 MAX fleet

Boeing has grounded its entire global fleet of 737 Max aircraft's after investigators uncovered new evidence at the scene of the fatal Ethiopian Airlines...

Boeing has grounded its entire global fleet of 737 Max...

British MPs narrowly vote against no-deal Brexit

The same MPs yesterday rejected UK Prime Minister Theresa May’s deal for...

The same MPs yesterday rejected UK Prime Minister Theresa...

Cardinal jailed for child sexual abuse in Australia

Cardinal George Pell has been jailed for six years after being convicted of...

Cardinal George Pell has been jailed for six years after...

Theresa May loses yet another Brexit vote

With 391 votes against and 242 in favour, the UK parliament will now vote on...

With 391 votes against and 242 in favour, the UK parliament...

Ethiopian Airlines: 'No survivors' on crashed Boeing 737

An Ethiopian Airlines jet has crashed shortly after take-off from Addis Ababa,...

An Ethiopian Airlines jet has crashed shortly after...

Malaysia court frees woman in North Korea murder case

The Indonesian woman accused of killing Kim Jong-nam, half-brother of North...

The Indonesian woman accused of killing Kim Jong-nam,...

Paul Manafort: Trump's ex-campaign chief sentenced to 47 months

US President Donald Trump's former campaign manager Paul Manafort has been...

US President Donald Trump's former campaign manager...

Germany extends Saudi Arabia arms sales ban

Berlin extends until the end of March a ban on weapon exports to Riyadh, citing...

Berlin extends until the end of March a ban on weapon...

Human rights groups want EU to limit cooperation with Libyan coast guard

Amnesty and Human Rights Watch have called for a temporary agreement between EU states that outlines where rescued migrants should disembark and how they...

Amnesty and Human Rights Watch have called for a temporary...

North Korea rebuilding Sohae rocket launch site, say observers

New satellite images of North Korea suggest it is restoring a rocket launch...

New satellite images of North Korea suggest it is restoring...

Northern Spain hit by more than 120 wildfires

More than 120 wildfires have struck Spain in the northern regions of Asturias...

More than 120 wildfires have struck Spain in the northern...

At least 23 killed after tornado hits Alabama

At least 23 people, some children, have been killed after tornadoes struck Lee...

At least 23 people, some children, have been killed after...

Vietnam summit: North Korean leader talks up denuclearisation

North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un has told reporters that he would not be at...

North Korea's leader Kim Jong-un has told reporters...

Pakistan says it has shot down Indian jets after Kashmir cross-border attack

Indian news agency reports Pakistani jet may have been shot down on day of skirmishes

Indian news agency reports Pakistani jet may have been shot...

Michael Cohen to call Donald Trump a ‘racist’, ‘conman’ and ‘cheat’ in public hearing

Trump’s former lawyer will say US president knew that Wikileaks was about to publish leaked DNC emails

Trump’s former lawyer will say US president knew that...

Pope’s close aide guilty of sex assault in Australia

Cardinal George Pell has been found guilty by an Australian court of sexually...

Cardinal George Pell has been found guilty by an Australian...