Deadly fighting surges in eastern Ukraine
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Deadly fighting surges in eastern Ukraine

At least seven Ukrainian soldiers have been killed and up to 13 others hurt in…

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As many as 50 dead refugees found in truck in Austria
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As many as 50 dead refugees found in truck in Austria

A police spokesman told a news conference carried on Austrian television he could not put…

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Virginia killings: suspect a “powder keg” of anger
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Virginia killings: suspect a “powder keg” of anger

Vigils have been held for the two television journalists shot dead during a live broadcast…

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European stocks rise as Chinese concerns ease
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European stocks rise as Chinese concerns ease

European shares rose this morning, lifted by gains on Asian and US markets. Germany’s DAX…

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India girl slaps and berates man who allegedly sexually harassed her
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India girl slaps and berates man who allegedly sexually harassed her

An Indian girl brought an alleged molester to his knees before handing him over to…

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China detains 12 over Tianjin blasts
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China detains 12 over Tianjin blasts

Twelve people have been “formally detained” in China after the “massive explosions in Tianjin”:http://www.euronews.com/2015/08/12/video-footage-shows-massive-explosion-in-tianjian-china/ earlier…

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Merkel booed and heckled on arrival at refugee shelter, Germany
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Merkel booed and heckled on arrival at refugee shelter, Germany

German Chancellor Angela Merkel was heckled as she arrived at a refugee shelter in the eastern town of Heidenau on Wednesday (August 26), where violent anti-refugee protests erupted at the weekend. Merkel’s visit came two days after the country’s vice chancellor, Sigmar Gabriel, condemned the attack by a drunken mob, leading the opposition to call for Merkel to show her support for the asylum seekers in person.

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Typhoon Goni strikes Russia’s east coast
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Typhoon Goni strikes Russia’s east coast

Russia’s far-eastern maritime territory has been hit by a super-powerful Typhoon Goni. Strong winds and…

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Syria’s warring parties agree local truce
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Syria’s warring parties agree local truce

A two-day ceasefire beginning Thursday 6am local time was agreed last night between warring sides…

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China makes arrests after Tianjin blasts
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China makes arrests after Tianjin blasts

Chinese police have arrested 12 people suspected of involvement in this month’s massive explosions at…

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