Welcome back to Speed, our weekly programme dedicated to the world of motorsport. Merecedes are clearly the team to beat this season as both of
According to the Royal Navy, up to 500,000 migrants are currently waiting along the Libyan coast to try to cross the Mediterranean and reach Europe.
France’s Gauthier Grumier kept his composure to edge out local hope Max Heinzer in the individual epée final at the European Fencing Championships in
Switzerland’s Stan Wawrinka produced a superb display to stun World number One Novak Djokovic in four sets in the final of the French Open on Sunday
British, Swedish, Spanish and Italian ships were en route to help about 10 migrant boats that called for help on Sunday. Some 4,000 migrants were rescued in the Mediterranean this weekend alone.
The co-chiefs of of Deutsche Bank are to step down. Anshu Jain and Juergen Fitschen had been under pressure from investors to do so after a series of
Romanian Prime Minister Victor Ponta has refused to step down despite the launch of a criminal investigation against him. Hundreds protested in the
The first official photographs of Prince George with his new baby sister have been released. The four pictures show Princess Charlotte at just a few
A triumphant Barcelona team departed from their Berlin hotel on Sunday after a spectacular victory over Juventus in the Champions League final on
About 200 people rallied in the Bavarian mountain town of Garmisch-Partenkirchen on Sunday and tried to march towards the Elmau Castle where a G7
German Chancellor Angela Merkel welcomes President Barack Obama. The two leader
Double Olympic champion Mo Farah has withdrawn from the Diamond League meeting in Birmingham Sunday, a day after expressing his anger over the doping
The ongoing conflict in Ukraine has topped the agenda as the leaders of the world’s richest countries gathered for the annual G7 summit. The German
A day ahead of midterm elections in Mexico anti-Government protesters have violently clashed with police. The government has moved some 40,000
Vladimir Putin said in an interview with Italian newspaper Corriere della Sera published on Saturday that Russia was no threat to NATO.
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro may have escaped an ear-bashing from Pope Francis on human rights after cancelling a planned visit to
Naval vessels from across Europe have joined together to save around 3,500 migrants in trouble off the Libyan coast in the Mediterranean – one of the
Local people have joined the authorities in China as they deal with the aftermath of the accident on the Yangtze River, when the Eastern Star cruise ship capsized in a storm with the loss of nearly 40