Madrid, Paris, Brussels and London are among the European capitals to host climate change protests
More fatalities are likely according to authorities.
A volcano erupted in New Zealand on Monday leaving at least five dead and several tourists injured. Police said there could be more fatalities. 23 people have been transported to shore and over 27 remain on the island.
Teenage activist Greta Thunberg visited an alternative climate summit for climate activists in Madrid, where COP25 is being held
Women performed the feminist anthem 'A Rapist in Your Path' on Saturday to call out government inaction to tackle India's high rape rate.
Protesters have expanded their demands to include an investigation into police brutality, setting protesters free, and universal suffrage.
Demonstrators gather in Minsk in Belarus to protest against closer ties with Russia.
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his rival Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn clashed over Brexit, security, fake news, and more in a leaders' debate six days before voters go to the polls.
A three-year drought has left much of the vast country tinder dry and in some areas, fire chiefs say they won't be able to put fires out without rain.
The Chancellor, accompanied by Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki during the visit, will bring a 60 million euro donation to help conserve the place where the Nazis ran their largest death camp.
The attack came mere hours after the United States moved against three Iranian-backed Iraqi paramilitary leaders, slapping financial sanctions on them over deadly attacks against protesters.
The city of Parla, south of Madrid, is a traditional left wing stronghold. Vox champions national unity while promising to halt illegal immigration and political corruption. Here that message struck a chord.
Despite their detrimental impact on environment and health, this post-Yugoslav republic is not gearing up for decarbonisation. The reason? Money.
This electric eel is named Miguel Wattson. He gives off electric shocks when he is feeding or excited.
Against the UAE capital’s skyline of towering, angular buildings, the newly opened Abu Dhabi Youth Hub stands out.
Thirty-one-year-old Emirati, Amal Al Mansouri is a struggling artist of a different kind.
Towns such as Megeve, Chamonix, and Annemasse in the Haute-Savoie department in the Alps is said to have been used as a logistics base for the covert operations of at least 15 Russian spies in Europe.
The Labour Party: Who are the main rivals to the poll-leading Conservatives', and how do they plan to take the country forward?
Veronika Didusenko was crowned the most beautiful woman in her country. She took part and won the 2018 Miss Ukraine beauty-pageant. But then, after four days, she was forced to give up her crown once organisers discovered she was divorced and had ...
"I honestly believe we can win this seat because there are so many Labour voters here that are saying to me, yes, I'm voting Liberal Democrat because I want to get that rotten conservative government out of Number 10," candidate Paula Ferguson tol...
You'll never go into the water again...if you're plastic.
Lyon's hugely popular Fête des Lumières marking the start of the Christmas season kicks off this Thursday.
Since the 2016 Brexit vote, the Conservatives have seen it as their mission to get Brexit done, putting them on a collision course with a frequently-hostile public.
The strike is aimed as forcing French President Emmanuel Macron drop the new retirement pay legislation.
Germany expelled two Russian diplomats from the embassy in Berlin over the murder of a former Chechen insurgent in August.
The Favourite, The Traitor, J'Accuse, Pain and Glory, System Crasher, Les Miserables, who will win at this year's European Film Awards
After a meeting with the Prime Minister, Sophie In ‘t Veld, who is leading the European parliament’s emergency fact-finding mission to Malta, says she doubts the government’s credibility.
Canada's Justin Trudeau, France's Emmanuel Macron and Britain's Boris Johnson were caught on camera in a conversation apparently mocking US President Donald Trump as they were attending a NATO reception at Buckingham Palace on Tuesday evening.
Iceland, Scotland and New Zealand leaders team up on social priorities
Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed two controversial security bills into law. One will require certain technology sold in the country to include pre-installed software from the government, the other would designate certain journalists and...
It also says the US President obstructed the inquiry by intimidating witnesses. Trump denies wrongdoing.
Underneath the sparring, the fundamentals of the organisation remain strong, argues Jamie Shea, who is Senior Fellow at the Friends of Europe think tank.
The victim’s family want Muscat to resign immediately, saying he is shielding friends and associates from the investigation. He is refusing to leave until his party has chosen a replacement.
A group that deals with whale carcasses said there was a "horrific" amount of plastic in the animal's stomach.
Brexit directly impacts Britons living on the continent – but many are barred from voting in the UK general election, while others fear their ballots won’t be counted.
Unrest was sparked after the government announced a hike in petrol prices, and quickly turned political. Amnesty International has said at least 161 people have been killed, but Tehran has rejected this figure.
Muscat announced on Sunday night that he would resign in January amid outcry over the two-year-old investigation into the 2017 killing of Daphne Caruana Galizia who had been looking into suspected corrupt dealings in political and business circles...
Watch the official handover of President Jean-Claude Juncker to President Ursula von der Leyen.
Socialist leader Pedro Sanchez is seeking to form a coalition government with far left partners Podemos, but the two parties together don’t have enough seats to form an absolute majority.
The Climate Summit, which should lay the bases for a new phase of climate action, starts today in Madrid. #COP25 is the last UN climate meeting before 2020, when many nations must submit new action plans.
French Finance minister Bruno Le Maire said on Monday that the US threat to impose duties of up to 100% on €2.17 billion in imports from France was "unacceptable" and that the EU stood ready to "respond strongly" in case Washington went ahead wit...
NATO summit toasts 70 years. But is it waving or drowning?
With a general election just over a week away, the rehabilitation of convicted terrorists has become a hot button issue for political parties.
The call to arms for the climate emergency has penetrated politics and is now heading into rap. Watch Hungary's influential artist Áron Molnár in his new video.
Hundreds of office workers in Hong Kong's business district gathered on Monday for the first in a week of lunchtime protests backing the pro-democracy movement after its resounding victory in district polls held last week.
Maltese Prime Minister Joseph Muscat, engulfed in crisis over the probe into a murdered journalist, announced on Sunday he planned to step down, saying he would ask his ruling Labour Party to start choosing a new leader for the country next month.
Two people were killed by floods in the French Riviera on Sunday and three emergency workers died in a helicopter crash while on a rescue mission, authorities said.
The far-right Alternative for Germany on Saturday elected a decorator from the east backed by a radical wing within the party as one of two co-leaders.