At least nine dead in Taiwan hospital fire
At least nine people were killed, and 16 injured when a fire broke out on the seventh floor of a hospital in Taiwan 
Maltese investment firm implicated in Maduro money laundering investigation
Venezuelan money laundering network used Maltese firm for €511 million transaction
Mexican airliner carrying 103 passengers crashes but all survive, officials say

An Aeromexico airliner carrying 103 people in Mexico crashed soon after takeoff, but all passengers and crew survived 

An Aeromexico airliner carrying 103 people in Mexico...

Polls open for first Zimbabwe election since President Mugabe's removal

Polls are open for Zimbabwe's first election since the removal of its long-term former president, Robert Mugabe

Polls are open for Zimbabwe's first election since the...

40 migrants allowed to enter Tunisia after two weeks at sea

The boat carrying 40 migrants will be allowed to enter Tunisia after it was...

The boat carrying 40 migrants will be allowed to enter...

Israeli MP resigns over controversial ‘nation-state’ bill

An Israeli Arab politician has resigned in opposition to a controversial new...

An Israeli Arab politician has resigned in opposition to a...

Earthquake kills 10 in Lombok, Indonesia

A powerful earthquake has struck a popular tourist destination in Indonesia, killing at least 10 people

A powerful earthquake has struck a popular tourist...

Cardinal steps down amidst mushrooming sex abuse scandal

The Vatican said the cardinal was now to remain in seclusion “for a life...

The Vatican said the cardinal was now to remain in...

Japan braces for Typhoon Jongdari

Japan is set to be hit by a powerful typhoon less than a month following floods and a heatwave

Japan is set to be hit by a powerful typhoon less than a...

Midwife training centre attacked in Afghanistan

An Afghan midwife-training centre has come under attack by militants, with at...

An Afghan midwife-training centre has come under attack by...

California firestorms leave 2 dead and thousands homeless

A path of destruction has been left by wildfires spreading through the north of...

A path of destruction has been left by wildfires spreading...

Fake news is a threat to democracy, UK MPs warn

A leaked investigatory report from a British parliamentary committee warns of...

A leaked investigatory report from a British parliamentary...

Global warming 'playing out in real time' say scientists

The major European heatwave of 2003 was among the first events to be linked to...

The major European heatwave of 2003 was among the first...

Blast reported outside US embassy in Beijing

Official state media called the incident an attempt at...

Official state media called the incident an attempt at...

Sergio Marchionne, the man who saved Fiat and Chrysler, dies at 66

Sergio Marchionne, the tenacious chief executive who rescued Fiat and...

Sergio Marchionne, the tenacious chief executive who...

[WATCH] Greece declares state of emergency as at least 50 die in wildfires

Greece faces its worst fire crisis in more than a decade, with at least 50 people dead in wildfires close to Athens

Greece faces its worst fire crisis in more than a decade,...

International media reacts to Egrant findings

After a 15-month investigation Magistrate Aaron Bugeja has exonerated Joseph...

After a 15-month investigation Magistrate Aaron Bugeja has...

One woman dead, 13 injured in Toronto shootout

A gunman opened fire on a busy avenue in Toronto, killing a young woman and...

A gunman opened fire on a busy avenue in Toronto, killing a...

Austria removes Turkish language from driving theory tests

Transport Ministry tells learner drivers in Austria they will no longer be able...

Transport Ministry tells learner drivers in Austria they...

Spanish conservative Popular Party elects Pablo Casado as its new leader

Spain's conservative Popular Party has elected Pablo Casado as its new leader following the ousting of its previous leader, former Prime Minister Mariano...

Spain's conservative Popular Party has elected Pablo...

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