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...

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...

Island-hopping study shows most likely route first people took to Australia

The first Australians were among the world’s earliest great ocean explorers, undertaking a remarkable 2,000km maritime...

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...

US interest in concealed carry permits jumps 100 per cent after...

The number of Americans interested in obtaining concealed carry permits in the United States to secretly bear arms...

Men jailed for killing goat at petting zoo ‘because they were...

Two men have been jailed after slaughtering a goat at a German petting zoo because they were...

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...

What’s Trump tweeting now? The latest Twitter posts from the US...

Donald Trump's Twitter account provides an extraordinary unfiltered insight into what the President is doing and thinking...

Ray Wilkins was a special player and admired coach whose love...

To get a measure of Ray Wilkins as a footballer and man, you can look after...

Beatings, electric shock treatment and forced starvation for LGBT+ community in...

Severe beatings, electric shock treatment and forced starvation continue to be perpetrated against the LGBT+ community in...