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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Al Franken resigns from US Senate amid sexual misconduct allegations

Senator Al Franken announced he is resigning from the US Senate following series of sexual misconduct allegations. Mr Franken, 66, who represents Minnesota in the...

Man arrested after fight in Parliament bar on suspicion of GBH

A man has been arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm following a fight at a Houses of Parliament bar. The unnamed 57-year-old suspect, a...

Nearly 200,000 people flee homes as fifth wildfire erupts in California

Almost 200,000 people have been forced from their homes by wildfires rampaging through California as firefighters on Thursday raced to tackle another new blaze. The...

‘Honest reality’: Donald Trump to recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and will relocate embassy

Donald Trump will today announce that the United States recognises Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, and that he is moving the US Embassy...

Brexit terror warning: Republican dissidents ‘planning attacks for hard border scenario’

Dissident Republicans view a potential hard border in Ireland post-Brexit as an 'opportunity' to recruit extremists and plan terrorist attacks, police chiefs have warned. Northern...

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