Two children have “miraculously” escaped death at an Australian theme park after an accident on a ride that killed four adults.
International aid for the people of Mosul has begun arriving in Iraq, as the offensive continues to oust ISIL from its last major urban stronghold in the…
Fighting rages around Aleppo, as Russia says it will extend a moratorium on air strikes on the besieged Syrian city into a ninth day.
As Iraqi forces edge closer to Mosul in Iraq, anti-ISIL coalition members discussed preparations for an overlapping offensive on the extremists’ Syrian stronghold…
At the height of ISIL’s ferocious campaign that saw them sweep across Iraq and Syria in 2014 with astonishing speed, came one of the militant group’s biggest…
Day nine of the battle for Mosul: 78 villages have been liberated from the so-called Islamic State, according to the Iraqi army.
They have fled for their lives to a camp for the displaced – escaping the frontline of the fight for Mosul.
ISIL says it was behind an overnight attack on a police academy in Pakistan that has left at least 60 police cadets and guards dead.
A major security operation has been launched in Pakistan after armed militants attacked a police training collage.
Russia’s Svetlana Kuznetsova overcame defending champion Agnieszka Radwanska in a thrilling round-robin encounter at the WTA Finals on Monday.
Fighting has flared in the city and the province of Idlib after a three-day unilateral ceasefire declared by Moscow ended at the weekend.
This is one of numerous places claimed as the final resting place of the biblical prophet Daniel
Polio is at last beginning to subside in Pakistan, however, with the Taliban holding a vendetta against those daring to vaccinate against the highly contagious disease, how much can one man do to cont
Rurik Jutting is on trial in Hong Kong for the murder of two Indonesian women. The 31-year old plead not guilty.
Samsung steps up efforts to retain South Korean customers after the Galaxy Note 7 fiasco by offering discounts on the future 8 series handset.
Several displaced families arrived at an Iraqi army checkpoint in Qayara on Sunday after hunger forced them to leave their villages south of Mosul.
Australia has long been known for housing terrifying eight-legged creatures and video showing a huntsman spider carrying a mouse has only reaffirmed
The UN agency believes half of the many people impacted by events in the northern Iraqi city may be children.
Crutchlow becomes first British rider to win Australian MotoGP as Hamilton celebrates 50th career F1 victoryCal Crutchlow took full advantage of a crash by World champion Marc Marquez to win the Australian Grand Prix for his second career victory.
Cal Crutchlow took full advantage of a crash by World champion Marc Marquez to win the Australian Grand Prix for his second career victory.
Twenty-six Asian sailors have been freed after being held hostage by Somali pirates for nearly five years.
Iraqi forces have taken two more villages from ISIL jihadists as they push on towards Mosul.
Astana’s Estonian rider Tanel Kangert claimed overall victory at the Abu Dhabi Tour on Sunday following the fourth and final stage that was won by Britain’s Mark…
World number one Angelique Kerber recovered from a set down to beat Dominika Cibulkova and notch up her first win at teh lucrative season-ending WTA Finals in…
The battle for Mosul has seen further fierce fighting as coalition forces push closer to ISIL’s last remaining stronghold in Iraq.