Ben Carson called on to quit US presidential race over Islam remarks
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Ben Carson called on to quit US presidential race over Islam remarks

Pressure is growing on Republican Ben Carson to quit the 2016 US presidential race after…

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Burkina Faso coup leader ‘ready to step down’
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Burkina Faso coup leader ‘ready to step down’

Talks are said to have begun between General Gilbert Diendere, the man who lead last…

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Hungary allows soldiers to shoot at refugees with rubber bullets
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Hungary allows soldiers to shoot at refugees with rubber bullets

Hungary’s parliament has passed a new law saying the country’s army could now shoot at…

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Volswagen to face criminal investigation in US over emission fraud
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Volswagen to face criminal investigation in US over emission fraud

Europe’s number one carmaker Volkswagen is bracing itself for the worst after it was caught…

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Syrian government rockets kill 18 people in Aleppo
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Syrian government rockets kill 18 people in Aleppo

At least 18 people were killed in Aleppo on Monday (September 21) in Syrian government…

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Big aftershock hits Chile without claiming any more victims
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Big aftershock hits Chile without claiming any more victims

The shattered central Chilean coast, already badly damaged following last week’s magnitude 8.3 earthquake, has…

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Alexis Tsipras sworn in as prime minister of Greece
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Alexis Tsipras sworn in as prime minister of Greece

Left-wing leader Alexis Tsipras has been sworn in as prime minister of Greece after his…

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Cuba: Thousands attend pope’s mass, dozens denied entry, reports suggest
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Cuba: Thousands attend pope’s mass, dozens denied entry, reports suggest

Pope Francis has so far avoided overt discussion of Cuban politics during his first ever…

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Netanyahu and Putin meet in Moscow to counter risk of air clashes over Syria
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Netanyahu and Putin meet in Moscow to counter risk of air clashes over Syria

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, following a visit to Mosow for talks with Vladimir Putin,…

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Crimean Tatars block roads from Ukraine in protest against Kyiv
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Crimean Tatars block roads from Ukraine in protest against Kyiv

Crimean Tatars have intensified their blockades of roads leading into their Russian-occupied homeland from Ukraine.…

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