The US is asking all NATO members to do more to take on Islamic State, ahead of a crucial vote in Britain in the...

A woman has been jailed for seven years for attempting to smuggle cocaine worth around £1m (€1.4m) into the UK hidden in toiletries. Myrtle McCreath,...

Russia’s foreign minister has said that he would agree to meet with his Turkish counterpart this week to hear Turkey’s explanations on the downing...

Authorities have hanged four militants who were sentenced to death over a Taliban attack on an army-run school in Pakistan last year that killed...

Iraq’s prime minister has said his country’s forces are capable of defeating Islamic State group without the help of foreign combat forces. Haider al-Abadi’s statement...

A woman has been arrested in a Paris suburb for suspected links to an intermediary to the only man charged in connection with the...

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan have said they will give away 99% of their $45bn fortune to charity. They made the...
Assad, Syria, War, Terror

Syria's President Bashar Al Assad has criticised the effectiveness of the US-led coalition in defeating the so-called Islamic State in his country. He has told...

Nato foreign ministers have agreed to keep about 12,000 troops in Afghanistan through next year, while pushing forward with a funding drive to help...

Thousands took to the streets of London to protest against military intervention in Syria for the second time in four days. Chants of “David Cameron...