Ukrainians are holding several days of events to mark the third anniversary of the end of what they call the ‘Revolution of Dignity’.
A train has derailed shortly after leaving the Belgian city of Leuven, killing at least one person and injuring dozens more.
Malaysian police say they have arrested a North Korean man over the killing of the estranged half-brother of the isolated country’s leader Kim Jong-un.
The Dutch artist and children's author Dick Bruna has died at the age of 89. His much-loved cartoon rabbit Miffy has sold more than 80 million books since its creation in 1955.
The body of Kim Jong-nam, the murdered half brother of North Korea’s leader, looks set to remain in Malaysia until family members come forward with DNA samples to help with formal…
Hundreds of followers of the influential Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr took to the streets of Baghdad on Tuesday, in honour of the people who died when an anti-government rally turned violent on…
Kim Jong Nam, the estranged half-brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, was poisoned by two suspected Pyongyang spies according to South Korea’s intelligence…
Three members of the same family are among four people who have been killed by an avalanche in the French ski resort Tignes
The funerals have begun for the three soldiers who were killed in a Russian airstrike in Syria on Thursday.
The historian and philosopher Tzvetan Todorov has died at the age of 77, his family have said.
The call comes from the UN, the OSCE and aid groups, as concern mounts about a humanitarian crisis
It’s a damning indictment of the war on drugs being waged in the Philippines, Amnesty International says the widespread killings of alleged offenders by police and others are a “flagrant violation of
What could drive a mother to douse her own daughter in petrol and set her alight?
The 27-year-old is also charged with 5 counts of attempted murder in relation to a shooting at a mosque in the city of Québec that killed at least six people and injured 17.
The founder of Japanese toy and game software makers Bandai Namco Holdings has died at the age of 91. Masaya Nakamura was known as the "Father of PAC-MAN".
The father found the bodies of his daughter, son and four others in a garden house in Bavaria.
At least one American soldier has been killed and three others wounded during a raid against an al Qaeda stronghold in central Yemen, the US military says.
At least 11 people are now reported to have died in Chile, following wildfires which have been described as the worst in the country’s history Many of those killed are firefighters battling more than
31-years ago the Challenger Space shuttle broke apart little more than a minute after taking off from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida.
The search and rescue operation at the avalanche-hit Hotel Rigopiano is over.
The number of confirmed dead from a dual attack on a hotel in Mogadishu rose to 28 on Wednesday, according to the ambulance service in the Somali capital.