A seventh person is believed to have died in Poland as a result of drinking contaminated alcohol. The victims, mostly from the city of Szczecin in
Iran has begun six days of naval drills in one of the world’s most important oil trade routes. The military exercises taking place in the Strait of
The scandal over the gang rape of women in India has taken a tragic new turn with the suicide of a 17-year-old girl. As the teenager’s funeral was
A Moscow court has acquitted Dmitry Kratov, the only prison official to stand trial over the death of anti-corruption lawyer Sergey Magnitsky.
Former Egyptian leader Hosni Mubarak has been transferred from a prison hospital to a military one after falling and fracturing some ribs. The
Secret UK government papers released on Friday, December 28 showed the apparent surprise of Margaret Thatcher when Argentina invaded the Falkland
The Russian President Vladimir Putin has ratified a new law banning Americans from adopting Russian children. The new legislation, due to come into
The former US General Norman Schwarzkopf, who led coalition forces in the first Gulf War, has died aged 78. Known as Stormin’ Norman, he became a