Macron calls for European army to defend against US

A "real European army" is needed to defend itself against Russia and even the United States, Emmanuel Macron has said.

Posted 2018/11/06 15:50:00

Ex-SS guard on trial over concentration camp deaths

A former SS guard has been charged with being an accessory to murder at a Nazi concentration camp - in what is likely to be one of the last trials of its kind.

Posted 2018/11/06 11:37:00

Islamic State left 200 mass graves in Iraq - UN

More than 200 mass graves containing up to 12,000 victims were left behind by Islamic State in Iraq, the UN has said.

Posted 2018/11/06 10:42:00

Mafia convict holds five hostage at post office

A man who was upset after being sentenced to 19 years in prison for mafia links held five people hostage at a post office for eight hours.

Posted 2018/11/06 09:22:00

Three bodies found in rubble of Marseille buildings

Rescuers have found three bodies in the rubble of two buildings that collapsed in Marseille.

Posted 2018/11/06 09:11:00

Fourth body found in rubble of Marseille buildings

Rescuers have found a fourth body in the rubble of two buildings that collapsed in Marseille.

Posted 2018/11/06 09:11:00

Girl, 10, charged with killing six-month-old boy

A 10-year-old girl has appeared in court in Wisconsin charged with killing a six-month-old boy.

Posted 2018/11/06 07:16:00

Newlyweds die in helicopter crash hours after wedding

Two newlyweds have died in a helicopter crash just hours after tying the knot at their ranch in Texas.

Posted 2018/11/05 16:03:00

TV host announces split from deputy PM with intimate photo

An Italian TV presenter has been criticised after announcing she had split from the country's deputy prime minister by posting an intimate photo of them in bed.

Posted 2018/11/05 15:30:00

Man critical after shark attack off Queensland coast

A man has been left critically injured after being attacked by a shark near an island harbour on Australia's Great Barrier reef.

Posted 2018/11/05 13:22:00

Oil, carpets and banks: What are the US sanctions on Iran?

The US has reimposed a series of sanctions on Iran that it relaxed after the 2015 nuclear deal.

Posted 2018/11/05 11:34:00

US midterms: How California could prove key

The mural on the exterior wall of a liquor store in Los Angeles tells you everything you need to know about how California views Donald Trump.

Posted 2018/11/04 21:25:00

North Korea rejects sexual abuse claims

North Korea says a report containing allegations of widespread sexual abuse of women in the country is "an extremely dangerous provocation".

Posted 2018/11/04 15:10:00

Far-flung French territory rejects independence

French president Emmanuel Macron has spoken of his "immense pride" after one of the country's most far-flung territories voted against breaking away.

Posted 2018/11/04 13:39:00

Fifteen people dead after lorry ploughs into cars

At least 15 people have died after a truck lost control and ploughed into cars at a toll booth in northwest China.

Posted 2018/11/04 09:57:00

At least 12 people killed in Sicily floods

At least 12 people have been killed in floods on the island of Sicily after fierce storms battered Italy.

Posted 2018/11/04 08:28:00

The collective rage of women could tip the US midterms

The colossal rage felt by progressive women has been a dominant theme since Donald Trump's shock 2016 victory.

Posted 2018/11/04 06:24:00

Revisiting the resting place of first and last UK casualties of WW1

This week marks the centenary of the end of a war which cost the lives of a staggering 16 million people.

Posted 2018/11/03 21:27:00

Christian woman accused of blasphemy seeks UK asylum

The husband of a Christian Pakistani woman who was accused of blasphemy has asked Theresa May to grant them asylum in Britain.

Posted 2018/11/03 20:30:00

Diver dies searching for plane crash victims

A rescue diver who died in the salvage operation for a passenger jet that crashed off Indonesia, killing all 189 people on board, has been hailed "a humanitarian hero".

Posted 2018/11/03 13:07:00