Blindfolded and bound bodies found hanging

Sun, 07/01/2018 - 09:26
Eleven family members have been found dead at their home in New Delhi - 10 of them hanging from the ceiling, blindfolded, with their hands bound behind their backs.

At least 44 dead in bus crash in India

Sun, 07/01/2018 - 08:12
At least 44 people have died after a bus crashed into a gorge in northern India.

Mexican voters pinning hopes on a populist

Sun, 07/01/2018 - 03:50
The economics on display at the weekly Colonia Doctores antiques market in Mexico City are of the most basic kind.

Thailand facing 'hazardous' e-waste crisis

Sat, 06/30/2018 - 22:29
Police chiefs are warning that Thailand is becoming the new dumping ground for the world’s illegal electronic waste.

Ronaldo follows Messi out of World Cup

Sat, 06/30/2018 - 21:39
Ronaldo has followed Lionel Messi out of the World Cup after Uruguay beat Portugal 2-1 in the last 16.

Messi heading home as last 16 starts with bang

Sat, 06/30/2018 - 17:34
France are the first team into the World Cup quarter-finals after a thrilling 4-3 win over Argentina which sends Lionel Messi home.

Angela Merkel admits: We're going to miss UK

Sat, 06/30/2018 - 15:31
Angela Merkel has admitted the UK will be missed when it leaves the EU as she struck a conciliatory tone on a future relationship over security.

Divers search murky cave waters as search for boys steps up

Sat, 06/30/2018 - 13:01
Divers are searching the murky waters of a cave in Thailand as the rescue operation steps up to find 12 young boys and their football coach, who have been trapped for a week.

Explosion as rocket crashes after lift-off

Sat, 06/30/2018 - 12:38
A rocket has crashed back down to Earth just six seconds after taking off in Japan.

Trump fooled by prank call on Air Force One

Sat, 06/30/2018 - 11:16
Donald Trump returned a prank phone call from a comedian pretending to be a senator, during a journey back to Washington on Air Force One.

N Korea 'deceiving' US as nuclear production 'increases'

Sat, 06/30/2018 - 09:02
North Korea has increased production of fuel for nuclear weapons at a number of secret sites in recent months, according to US intelligence.

'Mexico's Donald Trump' set for election win

Sat, 06/30/2018 - 02:24
The politician labelled "Mexico's Donald Trump" is expected to be elected the country's president this weekend - and head straight onto a collision course with its unpredictable neighbour to the north.

Tata Steel and Thyssenkrupp agree merger deal

Sat, 06/30/2018 - 00:59
Tata Steel and German firm Thyssenkrupp have agreed a deal that will make the merged firm Europe's second biggest steelmaker.

'Heroes' save blind man who fell onto subway track

Fri, 06/29/2018 - 22:19
Three men are being hailed as heroes after they bravely ventured onto a subway train line to rescue a blind man who had fallen onto the track.

Outrage at plan for D-Day concert on Sword beach

Fri, 06/29/2018 - 21:10
Veterans have condemned plans for a D-Day pop concert on "sacred" Sword beach to commemorate the 75th anniversary.

Gazette shooting: 'I don't know how you prepare for this'

Fri, 06/29/2018 - 19:47
The city of Annapolis was shocked by the shooting on the Capital Gazette but will rally around the newspaper in a show of solidarity, a columnist at the publication has said.

Five-metre great white shark seen off popular Med island

Fri, 06/29/2018 - 18:29
A great white shark has been spotted in Spanish waters for the first time in 30 years.

Maryland suspect used legally owned shotgun

Fri, 06/29/2018 - 17:42
The prime suspect of a newsroom shooting which killed five journalists used a legally purchased pump action shotgun.

Bodies of three babies found after boat capsizes

Fri, 06/29/2018 - 14:35
The bodies of three babies have been recovered after a boat carrying around 120 migrants capsized off Libya.

'Flying brain' and 'world's strongest coffee' fired into space

Fri, 06/29/2018 - 13:48
SpaceX has sent the first robot with artificial intelligence - nicknamed the "flying brain" - to the International Space Station.

Wild elephants trample man to death in Thailand

Fri, 06/29/2018 - 13:28
A motorcyclist has been trampled to death by five elephants in Thailand after being encircled by the wild animals.

India cuts web access after deadly kidnapper rumours

Fri, 06/29/2018 - 11:35
Internet access has been cut in north eastern India after three people were beaten to death by mobs in the latest violence triggered by false rumours on social media.

Drake reveals he has secret child on new album

Fri, 06/29/2018 - 11:22
Rapper Drake has subtly revealed that he is a father on his much-anticipated new album. 

Defiant Gazette puts out 'damn paper' after shooting

Fri, 06/29/2018 - 11:12
Journalists at a US newspaper where a gunman killed five of their colleagues have shown their defiance by reporting on the murders - just hours after the shooting.

Thai police drop packages for missing football team

Fri, 06/29/2018 - 10:06
Packages have been dropped through a shaft in a mountainside in the hope of reaching 12 boys and their football coach trapped in a cave in Thailand.

Volcano eruption leaves thousands stranded in Bali

Fri, 06/29/2018 - 08:17
Hundreds of people have been forced to flee their homes and 16,000 passengers have seen flights cancelled after a volcano erupted in Indonesia.

Victims of US newsroom shooting named

Fri, 06/29/2018 - 05:19
An experienced editor is among five newspaper staff confirmed dead following a shooting at their office in Maryland.

EU leaders reach deal on migration at summit

Fri, 06/29/2018 - 05:00
European Union leaders have reached an agreement on how to deal with migration after all-night talks in Brussels.

Hundreds arrested at anti-Trump immigration rally

Fri, 06/29/2018 - 03:10
Hollywood star Susan Sarandon and a Democratic congresswoman were among hundreds of women arrested during a rally against Donald Trump's "zero-tolerance" immigration policy.

EU migration summit deadlocked by Italy

Thu, 06/28/2018 - 22:51
A summit called to solve the EU's migrant crisis has been plagued with division after Italy blocked a joint proposal at the last minute.

'Several dead' after newsroom shooting in the US

Thu, 06/28/2018 - 21:20
Several people are dead after a shooting at a newspaper office in Maryland, according to US media reports.

Trump-Putin summit will be a surreal show

Thu, 06/28/2018 - 20:51
So once again, the stage is set for a political spectacle and the rest of the world can only wait and speculate.

BAE Systems wins £20bn Aussie warships contract

Thu, 06/28/2018 - 20:18
BAE Systems has been awarded a £20bn contract to build a new generation of warships for Australia.

Melania Trump back on US-Mexico border region

Thu, 06/28/2018 - 19:05
US first lady Melania Trump is visiting an immigration centre in the Arizona city of Tucson.

'He's a genius' - Who said that, Trump or Putin?

Thu, 06/28/2018 - 17:58
Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin will meet in Helsinki on 16 July, but what have the two leaders said about each other in the past?

Father Ted creator Graham Linehan now 'cancer free'

Thu, 06/28/2018 - 14:28
A day after he revealed he had been diagnosed with testicular cancer, Father Ted creator Graham Linehan has shared his joy and surprise that he is actually cancer free.

Trump and Putin to have first summit in July

Thu, 06/28/2018 - 14:02
President Donald Trump and Russian leader Vladimir Putin are to have their first official summit in Helsinki, Finland on 16 July.

Briton arrested in festival murder probe

Thu, 06/28/2018 - 13:47
A British man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after another British national was stabbed to death at a Croatian music festival.

Ex-US footballer jailed over China bar fight

Thu, 06/28/2018 - 13:11
A former US football player as been sentenced to four years in prison following a fight in a bar. 

William visits great-grandmother's Jerusalem tomb

Thu, 06/28/2018 - 12:30
Prince William has made a pilgrimage to his great-grandmother's tomb on the final day of his historic tour in the Middle East.

Suspects in Kim Jong Nam murder are 'trained assassins'

Thu, 06/28/2018 - 11:39
The two women accused of killing the estranged half brother of North Korea's leader are trained assassins who carried out a murder that "can only be seen in James Bond movies", prosecutors have said.

Man kills two children with knife in street attack

Thu, 06/28/2018 - 11:37
A man armed with a kitchen knife attacked four people, killing two children, in Shanghai.

Plane crashes in busy district of Mumbai

Thu, 06/28/2018 - 10:40
A chartered plane belonging to a state government has crashed in Mumbai, police in India say.

Over and out: Germany reacts to World Cup exit

Thu, 06/28/2018 - 10:20
The German football team will fly home to a sea of front pages chronicling the disastrous end to their World Cup campaign.

Ex-police officer among 10 charged with plot against Muslims

Thu, 06/28/2018 - 09:07
An ex-police officer is among 10 people charged over a plot to attack Muslims in France.

British divers join Thai cave rescue mission

Thu, 06/28/2018 - 08:22
A team of British divers has joined rescue efforts at a flooded cave in northern Thailand where 12 children and their football coach have been trapped for five days.

Facing their fate on the US-Mexico border

Wed, 06/27/2018 - 23:24
In the searing heat and arid foothills of Arizona, the intense reality of America's immigration debate is playing out.

Ticketmaster admits user data was stolen in breach

Wed, 06/27/2018 - 22:28
Ticketmaster has said some customers' personal information and credit card details have been stolen in a data breach.

Migrant ship docks in Malta after days of dispute

Wed, 06/27/2018 - 21:33
A humanitarian rescue ship stranded at sea for days amid an international row over its fate has docked in Malta.

Other World Cup holders who crashed out

Wed, 06/27/2018 - 21:17
Germany have become the third consecutive team to crash out of the World Cup in the group stage four years after winning it.

Joe Jackson, pop family patriarch, dead at 89

Wed, 06/27/2018 - 17:52
Joe Jackson, patriarch of pop's most famous family, has died aged 89, US media reports.

Winners' curse! Germany crash out of World Cup

Wed, 06/27/2018 - 17:23
World Cup holders Germany have crashed out of this year's tournament after losing 2-0 against South Korea in their final group game.

UK wins bid for watchdog to give chemical attack blame

Wed, 06/27/2018 - 16:35
The UK has been successful with its bid for the international chemical weapons watchdog to be able to attribute blame for attacks.

Father Ted creator reveals cancer diagnosis

Wed, 06/27/2018 - 15:56
The creator of some of Britain's best-loved comedies has confirmed he has testicular cancer.

William and Mahmoud Abbas shake hands in West Bank

Wed, 06/27/2018 - 15:17
Prince William has spoken of his hopes for a "lasting peace" in the Middle East as he met Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas in the West Bank.

Briton stabbed to death at Croatian festival

Wed, 06/27/2018 - 15:12
A British tourist has been stabbed to death and two others injured during a music festival on the Croatian island of Pag.

Drug gangs 'could be behind van attack on newspaper'

Wed, 06/27/2018 - 14:57
Drug gangs may be behind a van attack on one of Holland's leading newspapers, police have said.

Niece held after aunts and uncles shot in 'family row'

Wed, 06/27/2018 - 14:11
The niece of four people who were shot, including two fatally, in Hong Kong has been arrested on suspicion for murder and attempted murder.

Woman killed by mob after false rumour on WhatsApp

Wed, 06/27/2018 - 13:17
A woman has been killed and dozens hurt in mob attacks after a false rumour spread on WhatsApp that child abductors were at large.

DHL heir Hillbroom avoids jail for drug trafficking

Wed, 06/27/2018 - 13:01
The heir to the DHL delivery empire has avoided jail despite admitting to drug trafficking.

Probe arrives at 'hazardous' asteroid ahead of landings

Wed, 06/27/2018 - 11:27
A Japanese space probe is preparing to land on an asteroid 170 million miles from Earth to collect samples.

N Korea 'rapidly' improving nuclear research facility

Wed, 06/27/2018 - 10:40
North Korea is making improvements to its main nuclear research facility, just weeks after declaring its commitment to denuclearisation.

Rebel Wilson told to repay millions to publisher

Wed, 06/27/2018 - 09:14
Pitch Perfect star Rebel Wilson has been told she must pay back the millions of dollars she was awarded in a defamation court case last year.

Rain hampers efforts to reach footballers in cave

Wed, 06/27/2018 - 08:45
Persistent heavy rain has hampered rescue efforts to reach a team of 12 young footballers and their coach trapped in a cave in Thailand since the weekend.

Judge orders US border families must be reunited

Wed, 06/27/2018 - 08:10
US border authorities have 30 days to reunite children separated from their parents at the border, a judge in California has ruled.

Police seize £200m linked to ex-Malaysia PM

Wed, 06/27/2018 - 05:27
Police raids linked to Malaysia's former prime minister have uncovered cash, jewellery, luxury handbags and other items worth up to £206m.

Iranians protest as country faces 'economic war' with US

Tue, 06/26/2018 - 23:34
Protesters in Iran entered their third day of demonstrations over the country's faltering economy as President Hassan Rouhani claimed it faces "economic war" with the US.

Maradona 'falls ill' after Argentina win

Tue, 06/26/2018 - 22:27
Diego Maradona was reportedly treated by medical staff after Argentina's dramatic victory over Nigeria at the World Cup.

17 states sue Trump to reunite immigrant families

Tue, 06/26/2018 - 21:56
Seventeen states have sued the Trump administration to force thousands of immigrant children to be reunited with their parents.

Chemical weapons watchdog 'should name culprits'

Tue, 06/26/2018 - 20:57
Boris Johnson has called for the international chemical weapons watchdog to get beefed up powers to name countries behind attacks using them.

Rohingya refugee camps threatened by floods

Tue, 06/26/2018 - 20:56
Rohingya refugees in camps in Bangladesh face "a race against time" as the monsoon season brings heavy rains, leading to landslides and floods.

Austria carries out border exercise as migrants cross Med

Tue, 06/26/2018 - 20:06
Hundreds of Austrian police and soldiers have carried out an exercise on the Slovenian border over fears of a repeat of the 2015 migrant crisis.

Jordan 'cannot take' more Syrian refugees

Tue, 06/26/2018 - 18:38
Jordan has said it cannot receive more Syrian refugees as escalating fighting in southern Syria is displacing tens of thousands of people.

Teen's death sentence for killing husband overturned

Tue, 06/26/2018 - 17:26
The death sentence handed to a Sudanese teenager who killed her husband when he tried to rape her has been overturned.

Cave divers to join search for missing footballers

Tue, 06/26/2018 - 15:15
Thai authorities are stepping up their search for a team of young footballers missing in a cave.

Man arrested over 'murder' of British couple in Jamaica

Tue, 06/26/2018 - 12:45
At least one person has been arrested over the murder of a British couple who were living in Jamaica.

William asked to take 'message of peace' to Palestine

Tue, 06/26/2018 - 12:22
Israel's president has called on Prince William to take with him "a message of peace" when he meets Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas.

Rampage is The Rock's highest-grossing film in China

Tue, 06/26/2018 - 11:04
Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson has thanked China after his latest film became his highest-grossing film ever in the country.

All disposable plastic banned in and near Mumbai

Tue, 06/26/2018 - 10:25
All disposable plastic has been banned in Mumbai - a city of 21 million people - and the Indian state it is part of.

Teen pulls himself from deadly plane crash

Tue, 06/26/2018 - 07:35
A teenager managed to pull himself clear from burning wreckage after a light aircraft crash killed his parents near Detroit.

Trump: Harley-Davidsons should never be built elsewhere

Tue, 06/26/2018 - 06:27
"A Harley-Davidson should never be built in another country - never!" President Donald Trump has said, as he accused the firm of using a trade dispute with the European Union as cover to move production overseas.

Trump blasts Harley-Davidson for production shift

Tue, 06/26/2018 - 06:27
US President Donald Trump slammed Harley-Davidson's decision to move some production of motorcycles overseas after Brussels retaliated against his tariffs.

Buzz Aldrin sues children and former manager

Tue, 06/26/2018 - 04:43
Buzz Aldrin is suing two of his children and a business manager, accusing them of fraud, exploitation of the elderly and slander by suggesting he has dementia.

Plastic contamination 'slowly killing human race'

Tue, 06/26/2018 - 00:21
Plastic contamination will soon be "catastrophic" for human health and is slowly "killing the human race", a doctor and environmental organisation have warned.

Teen faces death for killing rapist husband

Mon, 06/25/2018 - 16:30
There are only two pictures of Noura Hussein in the public domain – but each one embodies a set of deeply disturbing facts.

William arrives in Tel Aviv after violence at Gaza border

Mon, 06/25/2018 - 16:18
After sampling Jordan's hospitality, Prince William has flown to Tel Aviv, beginning his visit to Israel.

Trump criticises 'dirty' restaurant for kicking out aide

Mon, 06/25/2018 - 14:40
Donald Trump has criticised a Virginia restaurant after staff refused to serve his press secretary.

William visits ruins where Kate was pictured as a child

Mon, 06/25/2018 - 13:27
Prince William has visited the spot in an ancient Roman city in Jordan where his wife Kate posed for a picture when she was a child.

Four injured after priest drives into them

Mon, 06/25/2018 - 13:23
Four people have been injured - two critically - after a priest fell ill in his car and drove into them outside a Dublin church.

Erdogan returns as Turkey's opposition concedes

Mon, 06/25/2018 - 12:53
Turkey's main opposition candidate has conceded defeat to incumbent leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan in the country's presidential election.

World Cup subplots: When football meets politics

Mon, 06/25/2018 - 11:09
The World Cup, and indeed football in general, is usually an escape from problems off the pitch.

Banks 'not prepared' for no-deal Brexit

Mon, 06/25/2018 - 10:31
Banks' preparations for Brexit without a ratified withdrawal agreement are inadequate, the European Banking Authority (EBA) says.

Kane praised as he takes away historic match ball

Mon, 06/25/2018 - 10:12
A beaming Harry Kane has been pictured holding the England-Panama match ball, which has been signed by his team mates.

The World Cup is peaceful - where is everyone?

Mon, 06/25/2018 - 09:52
There was a moment late on Friday night when my heart sank.

Wife drives mistakenly freed husband back to jail

Mon, 06/25/2018 - 09:03
A Colorado inmate let out of prison enjoyed less than two hours of freedom after his wife drove him back to jail.

Town's entire police force detained after murder

Mon, 06/25/2018 - 08:39
The entire police force for a Mexican town has been arrested on suspicion of involvement in the murder of a mayoral candidate.