83-year-old former head of state Jacques Chirac "will remain in hospital for the next few days" according to his son-in-law Frederic Salat-Baroux.
Local favourite Francesco Molinari carded a six-under-par final round to beat Masters champion Danny Willett to the Italian Open title by a single shot in Monza.
Argentina’s Leonardo Mayer ended Britain’s reign as Davis Cup champions with a four sets win over Dan Evans in the fifth rubber of the semi-finals on Sunday.
Chancellor Angela Merkel's Conservatives have suffered their second electoral blow in two weeks. Support for her Christian Democrats (CDU) has plunged to a post-reunification low in a Berlin state vot
A British police officer is under investigation after being filmed smashing the window of an innocent car driver.
The ISIL-affiliated news agency Amaq says one of the group's followers carried out the stabbing attack that wounded at least eight people at a shopping mall in the US state of Minnesota on Saturday.
Nico Rosberg led from start to finish to win the Singapore Grand Prix and celebrate his 200th Formula One race by retaking the championship lead from Mercedes team mate Lewis…
The UK-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says people have been injured in the Syrian city. The group says it is not possible to identify who was behind the air strikes.
Thousands of people attended a ‘Diner en Blanc’ event in New York.
The historic San Sebastian church, in Cuzco, Peru has been gutted by fire.
Berlin is at the polls in Germany’s second regional election in two weeks.
An Iranian cyclist has died following a crash during the Paralympics.
Bahman Golbarnezhad, who was 48, was competing in the C4-5 road race when he
Eight people have been injured and a suspect killed following stabbings at a shopping centre in St Cloud, Minnesota.
Militants have killed at least 17 soldiers and injured 18 at an Indian Army Brigade headquarters in Kashmir, near the de facto border with Pakistan.
At least 29 people have been injured in an explosion in New York, which officials say appears to have been intentionally triggered.
Russians are going to the polls in a parliamentary election, expected to give the ruling United Russia party even greater dominance of the lower house.
A major security alert, triggered by a false alarm, has caused panic in central Paris.