Ship carrying weapons seized en-route from Turkey to Libya, says coastguard
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Ship carrying weapons seized en-route from Turkey to Libya, says coastguard

Greek authorities have seized a ship carrying an undeclared shipment of weapons, en-route from Turkey…

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Everest thriller opens Venice Film Festival
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Everest thriller opens Venice Film Festival

The first red carpet of the Venice Film Festival was filled with the stars of…

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Bodies of drowned migrants on Bodrum beach cause out cry
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Bodies of drowned migrants on Bodrum beach cause out cry

Relatives of migrants who drowned as two boats sank after leaving southwest Turkey have identified…

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Stuck in Budapest: migrants bed down for second night outside railway station
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Stuck in Budapest: migrants bed down for second night outside railway station

Hundreds of migrants, blocked from travelling to Germany by train, have bedded down for a…

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A bloody day in Yemen
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A bloody day in Yemen

*With a double bomb attack and the shooting of two aid workers, Wednesday was a…

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Iceland: thousands sign petition urging government to accept more refugees
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Iceland: thousands sign petition urging government to accept more refugees

*While Europe struggles to manage the largest wave of migration since the end of the…

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US president tours Resurrection Bay to highlight Alaska climate change
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US president tours Resurrection Bay to highlight Alaska climate change

US President Barack Obama has toured Resurrection Bay in the US state of Alaska. Obama…

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Heavy rain causes chaos in southern Norway
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Heavy rain causes chaos in southern Norway

Several parts of southern Norway have been flooded after heavy rainfall over the last couple…

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Migrant crisis: external borders need to be stabilised, says EU commissioner
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Migrant crisis: external borders need to be stabilised, says EU commissioner

An increasing number of migrants are making their way into Europe through the Western Balkans.…

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Baltimore: judge rejects bid to drop charges against police officers over Freddie Gray death
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Baltimore: judge rejects bid to drop charges against police officers over Freddie Gray death