Palestinians decry increase in arrests for ‘incitement to violence’ on social...

Ahed Tamimi, the 17-year-old who became a symbol of Palestinian oppression after she was detained for...

Boracay: Philippines closes popular tourist island for ‘rehabilitation’

One of Asia’s top holiday islands faces closure by presidential decree. Rodrigo Duterte, president of the...

Ivanka Trump tried to ‘bribe’ Planned Parenthood to stop performing abortions,...

The former head of Planned Parenthood has claimed Donald Trump’s eldest daughter and her husband offered...

Russian live missile tests force Latvia to close airspace over Baltic...

Russia has carried out missile tests in the Baltic Sea, causing Nato member Latvia to shut down part of its commercial...

United Nations to hold special meeting on poisoning of former Russian...

The United Nations is set to hold a special meeting on the poisoning of former Russian...

Italian traveller collects 15,000 Do Not Disturb signs from hotels around...

With low-cost travel now commonplace, picking up a souvenir or two may be less important to...

Maryland murder suspect claims he only shot his girlfriend because he...

For a week, as police in suburban Maryland searched for a missing, pregnant high school teacher,...

Mexico ‘formally asks for clarification’ on Trump’s plan to deploy US...

Mexico wants clarification on Donald Trump’s announcement that he plans to deploy troops to the US’s...

Israeli authorities block adverts urging female airline passengers not to move...

Israeli authorities have refused to display adverts informing female airline passengers they are not obliged to...

World’s largest miner BHP Billiton quits global coal lobby group

Global miner BHP Billiton said on Thursday it had made a final decision to leave the...