Eighteen killed in Gaza border protests

The number of Palestinian protesters killed during clashes along the Gaza border with Israel has risen to 18, after a man shot in the stomach succumbed to his wounds on Monday.

Posted 2018/04/02 08:17:00

28m apply for 90,000 Indian railway jobs

At least 28 million people have applied for a job with Indian Railways after its latest nationwide recruitment drive.

Posted 2018/04/01 14:54:00

Crash time frame narrowed as space lab falls to Earth

A Chinese space station hurtling towards Earth is expected to re-enter the atmosphere between 11pm tonight and 5am tomorrow, a Harvard-Smithsonian astrophysicist has said.

Posted 2018/04/01 14:26:00

Peace a distant and naive dream in war-torn Congo

The UN peacekeepers are on red alert - a call has just been put out on the radio.

Posted 2018/04/01 14:19:00

Avalanche in Swiss resort kills three skiers

An avalanche in the Swiss Alps has swept skiers down a mountainside, killing three of them and injuring two others.

Posted 2018/04/01 10:00:00

Russia has 14 questions for the UK over Salisbury

Russia has sent a list of fresh questions to British authorities over the investigation into the poisoning of Sergei and Yulia Skripal.

Posted 2018/04/01 07:10:00

Russian governor quits after shopping centre fire

The governor of the Russian region of Kemerovo has resigned over a fire at a shopping centre that left more than 60 people dead, including many children.

Posted 2018/04/01 05:35:00

France and Italy in row over migrant drug test

Armed French border patrol agents have caused anger by crossing into Italy and entering a migrant clinic at a railway station.

Posted 2018/03/31 21:37:00

Netanyahu praises troops after deadly Gaza clashes

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu praised his troops for "guarding the country's borders" after a mass Gaza frontier protest led to clashes that left 16 Palestinians dead.

Posted 2018/03/31 18:26:00

New footage of fatal police shooting as cop sacked

New footage from a US policeman's bodycam gives the clearest picture yet of the moments leading up to his fatal shooting of a black man two years ago.

Posted 2018/03/31 14:51:00

Russian accused of hacking LinkedIn extradited to US

A Russian man accused of hacking three Silicon Valley firms has been extradited to the US after being arrested in the Czech Republic.

Posted 2018/03/31 14:02:00

Militia mutilates children with machetes in Congo

It's difficult to imagine the circumstances in which a man could hack a two-year-old's face with a machete or what would drive him to do it.

Posted 2018/03/31 13:38:00

Taj Mahal imposes new time limit for visitors

The Indian Government is limiting the amount of time visitors can spend at the Taj Mahal to three hours from Sunday, the first time such a restriction has been introduced at the famous site. 

Posted 2018/03/31 11:08:00

Tearful Warner apologises for ball-tampering

Australian cricketer David Warner has tearfully apologised for his role in the recent ball-tampering scandal.

Posted 2018/03/31 00:17:00

Tearful Warner: My regret for as long as I live

Australian cricketer David Warner has said he realises he may never play for his country again as he tearfully apologised for his role in the recent ball-tampering scandal.

Posted 2018/03/31 00:17:00

Chinese space lab to fall on Easter Sunday

A piece of Chinese spacecraft is due to plunge to Earth sometime in the evening on Easter Sunday or the Monday morning following, the European Space Agency has said.

Posted 2018/03/30 21:46:00

UK Special Forces soldier killed in Syria bomb blast

A British soldier has been killed in a bomb blast in Syria, the Ministry of Defence has confirmed.

Posted 2018/03/30 16:04:00

UN calls for investigation in Gaza clashes

The United Nations has called for "an independent and transparent investigation" into clashes in Gaza that have killed at least 16 people.

Posted 2018/03/30 12:09:00

Six Turkish troops killed by Kurdish militants

Six Turkish troops have been killed and seven wounded after Kurdish militants attacked a miltary base in the southeast of the country.

Posted 2018/03/30 07:29:00

Facebook under US regulator investigation

Shares in Facebook have suffered a fresh fall after the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced an investigation into the social network.

Posted 2018/03/26 15:23:00