Ahead of a general election in May, the opposition Labour party has 36 percent of voter support - according to the latest opinion poll.
It's unanimous: the UN Security Council votes 'yes' to cutting off sources of funding for ISIL's terror campaign.
US president Barack Obama appears fairly un-presidential in a new video produced by Buzzfeed to encourage Americans to enrol in an Obamacare health
A security official in Yemen says more than 20 US embassy vehicles were seized after the ambassador and diplomats left the capital Sana’a. The
It’s a truly global circumnavigation – 11 ports in 11 different countries. It started in Europe and by it’s conclusion will have reached Africa
Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko has thanked the European Union for its support to end armed hostilities in eastern Ukraine.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan presents plans to possibly build a mosque in mainly Roman Catholic Cuba.
As the ceasefire was announced in Minsk members of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic held a rally in front of the rebel administration
Three people were injured in an explosion at a chemical plant in northern Spain on Thursday. Authorities advised residents of several small towns
Released on bail, but the case against Al Jazeera journalists Mohamed Fahmy and Baher Mohamed will continue on February 23.
From summer 2015, Britons will be joined on the roads by driverless cars. The UK government gave the go-ahead for the vehicles to be tested on public
Striking police officers brought much of the Italian capital Rome to a standstill as part of protests about working conditions and cutbacks.
A picture of two gay lovers in St Petersburg has won the World Press Photo of the Year. Photographer Mads Nissen wanted to highlight the legal and
There was little optimism in the Ukranian capital as people gave their reactions to the ceasefire agreed in Minsk.
Place Vendôme in Paris is home to countless luxury jewellers and designers, including names like Dior and Chanel. Now, one Parisian jeweller is
'Fifty Shades of Grey', the movie adaptation of E.L. James' bestseller, gets mixed reactions at Berlin Film Festival.
Turkey president Tayyip Erdogan has proposed building a mosque in Cuba amid his belief Muslims discovered the Americas, it’s emerged.
Irish singer-songwriter Hozier expresses frustration at Catholic Church's stance against homosexuality in viral hit 'Take Me To Church'.
Human language has a tendency to be slanted towards happy words, according to a new study.
And Spanish was found to be the world’s happiest
With more than 5,000 killed in its revolution and ensuing civil war, you may have thought Ukraine has had its fill of violence.
After the exhausting overnight talks Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko emerged and gave an outline of how the ceasefire is expected to take shape
A SpaceX Falcon rocket lifted off from Cape Canaveral on Wednesday evening, carrying the Deep Space Climate Observatory – DISCOVR – into space
The morning after Costa Concordia captain Francesco Schettino was sentenced to 16 years in prison, some Italians have reacted saying this is fair
Russian President Vladimir Putin addressed the world’s media to present his take on the deal thrashed out in Minsk to bring about a ceasefire in
Danish photographer Mads Nissen’s image of a gay couple sharing an intimate moment in Russia has won a prestigious contest.
Judges of World Press