Man missing, 1,600 evacuated as heavy floods hit southern France
A German man who was supervising children at a campsite is still missing after he was swept away by floodwaters
California wildfires break state records
The wildfires, which are burning around 100 miles north of San Francisco, may not be in control for yet another week 
Cardinal steps down amidst mushrooming sex abuse scandal

The Vatican said the cardinal was now to remain in seclusion “for a life...

The Vatican said the cardinal was now to remain in...

Japan braces for Typhoon Jongdari

Japan is set to be hit by a powerful typhoon less than a month following floods and a heatwave

Japan is set to be hit by a powerful typhoon less than a...

Midwife training centre attacked in Afghanistan

An Afghan midwife-training centre has come under attack by militants, with at...

An Afghan midwife-training centre has come under attack by...

California firestorms leave 2 dead and thousands homeless

A path of destruction has been left by wildfires spreading through the north of...

A path of destruction has been left by wildfires spreading...

Fake news is a threat to democracy, UK MPs warn

A leaked investigatory report from a British parliamentary committee warns of...

A leaked investigatory report from a British parliamentary...

Global warming 'playing out in real time' say scientists

The major European heatwave of 2003 was among the first events to be linked to...

The major European heatwave of 2003 was among the first...

Blast reported outside US embassy in Beijing

Official state media called the incident an attempt at...

Official state media called the incident an attempt at...

Sergio Marchionne, the man who saved Fiat and Chrysler, dies at 66

Sergio Marchionne, the tenacious chief executive who rescued Fiat and...

Sergio Marchionne, the tenacious chief executive who...

[WATCH] Greece declares state of emergency as at least 50 die in wildfires

Greece faces its worst fire crisis in more than a decade, with at least 50 people dead in wildfires close to Athens

Greece faces its worst fire crisis in more than a decade,...

International media reacts to Egrant findings

After a 15-month investigation Magistrate Aaron Bugeja has exonerated Joseph...

After a 15-month investigation Magistrate Aaron Bugeja has...

One woman dead, 13 injured in Toronto shootout

A gunman opened fire on a busy avenue in Toronto, killing a young woman and...

A gunman opened fire on a busy avenue in Toronto, killing a...

Austria removes Turkish language from driving theory tests

Transport Ministry tells learner drivers in Austria they will no longer be able...

Transport Ministry tells learner drivers in Austria they...

Spanish conservative Popular Party elects Pablo Casado as its new leader

Spain's conservative Popular Party has elected Pablo Casado as its new leader following the ousting of its previous leader, former Prime Minister Mariano...

Spain's conservative Popular Party has elected Pablo...

Macron under fire over bodyguard assault scandal

French President Emmanuel Macron has come under fire for the failure of his...

French President Emmanuel Macron has come under fire for...

Toddler dies after being left on bus for too long in America

The boy was found dead on the bus after being left there for at least three and...

The boy was found dead on the bus after being left there...

17 dead following duck boat capsized in America

The boat carrying 31 people overturned on the popular tourist attraction, Table...

The boat carrying 31 people overturned on the popular...

Gaza ceasefire restored following border clash

A second surge of violence along the Gaza border has been followed by a second...

A second surge of violence along the Gaza border has been...

At least 14 wounded in suspected knife attack in Lubeck, Germany

At least 14 people were injured, two of them seriously, in a suspected knife...

At least 14 people were injured, two of them seriously, in...

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