Belgium shuts entire airspace after technical glitch

Travellers in Europe are experiencing more flight disruption after airspace above Belgium was shut down due to a technical glitch.

Posted 2018/07/19 15:35:00

Macron aide suspended for beating protester

A senior aide to French President Emmanuel Macron has been suspended after he was filmed hitting and stamping on a protester.

Posted 2018/07/19 13:46:00

Fossilised snake embryo in 105m-year-old amber

Scientists have discovered the first-ever fossilised snake embryo, preserved in a pebble-sized chunk of amber from 105 million years ago.

Posted 2018/07/19 13:24:00

Arrest warrants for Catalan politicians dropped

Spain's Supreme Court has withdrawn European arrest warrants for separatists linked to Catalonia's independence referendum.

Posted 2018/07/19 11:55:00

Thai cave boys pray for protection from misfortunes

The young football players rescued from a flooded cave complex in Thailand have visited a Buddhist temple to pray for protection from misfortunes.

Posted 2018/07/19 11:11:00

Zuckerberg: Facebook will not ban Holocaust denial

Holocaust denial should not be banned on Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg has said.

Posted 2018/07/19 08:03:00

Vaping and nicotine linked to cot death

Using e-cigarettes or nicotine patches during pregnancy could increase the risk of cot death in newborns, an early study has found.

Posted 2018/07/19 03:18:00

Two children attacked by sharks near New York

Two children have fallen victim to separate shark attacks off the coast of New York - the first time such incidents have been reported in the area in seventy years. 

Posted 2018/07/19 02:26:00

Trump says he believes Russia is meddling

Donald Trump has said he accepts the view of US intelligence that Russia is continuing to meddle in elections.

Posted 2018/07/18 22:47:00

Series of park shootings investigated after father murdered

Detectives are investigating a string of shootings at a historic state park in Malibu, California, after a man was killed as he camped with his two young daughters.

Posted 2018/07/18 19:58:00

NASA could launch satellites from UK spaceports

NASA could one day launch satellites from Britain, the new space agency boss has told Sky News.

Posted 2018/07/18 19:37:00

Google hit with record £3.8bn fine by EU

Google has been fined €4.34bn (£3.8bn) by the EU for abusing its control of the Android operating system by forcing vendors to pre-install its apps.

Posted 2018/07/18 08:28:00

Man swept into sea after Majorca meteotsunami has died

A tourist who was swept out to sea in Majorca has reportedly died - hours after a "mini tsunami" struck the Spanish island.

Posted 2018/07/18 08:09:00

Killing spree: Jaguar escaped after biting through steel fencing

A jaguar that killed nine animals at a New Orleans zoo is believed to have bitten through steel mesh fencing that forms the roof of its enclosure.

Posted 2018/07/18 06:46:00

Keeping up with the Kims: Kanye West could visit N Korea

Retired NBA basketball star Dennis Rodman has said he would like to introduce rapper Kanye West to Kim Jong Un so he can write a song about North Korea.

Posted 2018/07/18 06:15:00

Thai cave boys to leave hospital and address media

The 12 Thai boys whose dramatic rescue from a flooded cave captured the world's attention will leave hospital later and address the media for the first time.

Posted 2018/07/18 06:13:00

Mandela Day: Former president remembered

In death as in life Nelson Mandela is both celebrated and revered.

Posted 2018/07/18 00:02:00

Russian woman faces additional US govt charge

A Russian citizen is facing further charges after being accused of infiltrating political groups in America.

Posted 2018/07/17 21:18:00

Swimsuit model breastfeeds daughter on catwalk

A new mother has won plaudits for modelling on a catwalk while breastfeeding her five-month-old daughter.

Posted 2018/07/17 17:59:00

Trump: I mis-spoke at Putin news conference

Donald Trump has backtracked on his claim that he "didn't see any reason" why Russia would be involved in US election meddling.

Posted 2018/07/17 17:46:00