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Blood test for cancer 'promising' after trial

1 hour 32 min ago
The medical holy grail of a blood test for cancer has moved a step closer after a US trial of a new technique detected eight different kinds of tumour.

Helicopter crash kills Brit world record holder

2 hours 47 min ago
A British-born land speed record holder has died in a helicopter crash in New Mexico.

New Zealand Prime Minister reveals pregnancy

3 hours 34 min ago
The prime minister of New Zealand has revealed she is expecting her first child.

California 'torture parents' plead not guilty

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 23:07
The parents of 13 emaciated siblings who were found shackled to their beds have pleaded not guilty to charges of abuse, torture and imprisonment.

Could there be a second Hollywood sign?

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 21:28
How do you solve a problem like traffic congestion around the Hollywood sign? You build another one.

Pope marries flight attendants in mid-air wedding

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 19:09
The Pope has married two flight attendants in a mid-air wedding on a plane during his trip to Chile.

Evian to use 100% recycled plastic bottles by 2025

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 17:38
Drinks firm Evian has announced all its bottles will be made of 100% recycled plastic by 2025.

2017 was second-warmest year on record - UN

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 16:48
This is a breaking news story.

Ban on Bollywood film lifted despite threats

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 15:46
India's supreme court has overturned a ban imposed by several states on the release of a controversial Bollywood film about a mythical Hindu queen.

Drone rescues teens from powerful surf in Australia

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 15:23
Two swimmers have been saved by a drone after getting stranded in powerful surf off the coast of Australia.

How 200,000 antelope suddenly died

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 14:16
Researchers have discovered the cause of one of the most mysterious mass mortality events to occur in the modern animal world.

Botched landing plane lifted from cliff edge

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 12:56
Engineers in Turkey are lifting off a plane from the shore of the Black Sea, where it is lodged in a dangerous position after falling off the runway.

Kazakh bus fire kills 52 - just five survive

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 11:12
A bus fire in Kazakhstan has killed 52 people, all citizens of neighbouring Uzbekistan.

iPhone 'text bomb' can crash your phone by text

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 09:41
A "text bomb" has been discovered which can crash iPhones just by being sent to a victim's device.

<a href=''>Trump: The lowdown on his first year in power</a>

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 23:26
It's been a remarkable year since the US President's inauguration. We look back at what, for many, has been a rollercoaster ride.

Thousands flee as Syria violence intensifies

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 20:00
The Syrian government's fresh assault on the last rebel stronghold in the country has sparked another mass movement of people, with tens of thousands fleeing the fighting. 

What's behind Trump's 'Fake News' war?

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 18:26
Let's begin with a fact. Not an alternative fact. Just a plain fact. There has never been a president quite like Donald Trump.

Arrest over rape and murder of Pakistani girl

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 15:36
Pakistani authorities have arrested a man in connection with the rape and murder of a six-year-old girl, whose death sparked nationwide protests.

Palestine slap video teen remanded until trial

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 14:01
A military judge has ruled that Ahed Tamimi, who was filmed slapping two Israeli soldiers, will be held in custody until her trial.

North and South Korea to form joint Olympic team

Wed, 01/17/2018 - 13:58
North and South Korea are to form their first joint Olympic team and march together at the opening ceremony, Seoul says.