UNITED KINGDOM

Almost half of British people want Donald Trump’s state visit scrapped,...

Around half of the British public think the UK must scrap its invitation for a full state visit to Donald Trump following his support...

Briton Michele Anison found stabbed to death while volunteering in Belize 

A British volunteer has been found dead with multiple stab wounds at her apartment in Belize as police search for her killer.   Michele Anison,...

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Burning plastic, adult nappies and a mental-health crisis: Camps on Greece’s Aegean islands at...

The spike in arrivals has been building since September, when 2,400 came – double the number that arrived in August. They were followed by 2,300...

North Korea says outbreak of war has become ‘an established fact’ after US threats...

North Korea has said war has been made inevitable by threats from the United States and huge military drills which are currently being conducted...

Convicted sex offender found strangled in flat may have been murdered four days earlier,...

A convicted sex offender may have been murdered up to four days before he was found strangled in his flat alongside his daughter, an...

Students to be charged up to 11,100 a year for ‘intensive’ two-year degrees under...

Universities offering shorter degrees will be able to charge up to 11,100 a year for the courses under controversial Government proposals. Although students undertaking accelerated...

Huntington’s breakthrough as early trial shows injection may stop disease

Huntington’s disease patients have been offered new hope after a trial showed a groundbreaking genetic treatment appears to slow down the illness. Current medications only...

EUROPE

World ‘losing battle’ to curb climate change, warns Macron

The world is "losing the battle" against climate change, French President Emmanuel Macron warned dozens of leaders on Tuesday at a summit in Paris...

Inflation up as food costs jump – and gas crisis threatens...

Mark Carney nearly scraped through. The Governor of the Bank of England came so close to keeping inflation on target. But, after two months...

Wellcome Trust ups donations to £1.1bn as charitable fund outperforms markets

Warning signs are flashing as a golden age for investors looks to be ending according to the Wellcome Trust, the giant investment fund which...

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AFRICA

MIDDLE EAST

Two Palestinian militants killed in Gaza ‘preparing attack on Israel’

Two Palestinian Islamic Jihad militants riding on a motorcycle in Gaza were killed in an explosion on Tuesday which the group implied was caused...

British volunteers killed in Syria given military send-off

A military ceremony has been held in Syria for two British volunteers with a Kurdish group fighting Islamic State in Raqqa, who were killed...

ASIA