European leaders have agreed to treble the budget of the EU’s Triton search and rescue operation in a bid to save the lives of migrants attempting to
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A senior UN delegation has visited camps in Baghdad for Iraq’s internally-displaced people – 2.7 million of whom have fled their homes since January
In October 2013, images of 111 coffins, four containing children, shocked the world. They were lined up in a shed on the Italian island of Lampedusa
Armenia remembers those who died in 1915: 1.5 million people are canonised in the country's main church.
It is an anniversary image that is out of this world! For the 25th birthday of the Hubble Space Telescope, NASA has released a celestial snapshot
An American and an Italian who had been held hostage for several years by al Qaeda in the border region of Pakistan and Afghanistan were inadvertently killed in a US counter-terrorism operation in Jan
President Obama has apologised after two Western hostages were accidentally killed when US forces attacked an al Qaeda base on the Afghan-Pakistani
The two-week programme of the Madách International Theatre Meeting has brought together 20 productions from 13 countries in Budapest. After the
Amnesty International organised a “Funeral March” in the streets of Brussels as European leaders gather for emergency summit on migrant crisis.
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Without a dragon but expecting to be an older brother, the best video from Baby George: a euronews present to the Royal heir and his followers.
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Someone has to go first. So why not me? That is the attitude of Valery Spiridonov who is hoping to have his head transplanted onto a different body
German rail union GDL has extended a 66-hour strike to passenger routes, causing hundreds of commuter and long-distance trains to be cancelled. Some
Spider silk is one of the strongest materials known to man. A strand just 3 cm thick would be able to stop a speeding train. But despite huge
The Calbuco volcano erupted for the first time in over 40 years, billowing a huge ash cloud over a populated, mountainous area in southern Chile
Looking at Hollywood offerings there are three films in the pipeline which are part of huge franchises. To begin with the new trailer for ‘Batman v
Federico Garcia Lorca, the Spanish playwright and poet who was killed shortly after the start of Spain’s civil war, was executed by the authorities
At least 545 migrants, including 174 women and children, were taken to the Italian port town of Salerno, south of Naples after being rescued at sea