World news

TV jounalists murdered, gunman kills himself

A man who shot two journalists on live TV in the US state of Virginia has died after shooting himself, police say. Vester Lee ...

Thursday, 27 Aug 2015, 08:06

Islamic States blow up Palmyra temples

Islamic State militants have destroyed Palmyra's ancient temple of Baalshamin, Syrian officials and activists say. Syria's ...

Monday, 24 Aug 2015, 09:25

North Korea ready for war

North Korea's military are under orders to be "fully ready" for war, according to a South Korean news agency. North ...

Friday, 21 Aug 2015, 12:01

ISIS beheads Museum manager

ISIS publicly has executed an antiquities expert in Palmyra, the Syrian city full of ancient monuments and temples, said Rami ...

Wednesday, 19 Aug 2015, 12:04

22 dead in Bangkok bombing

Police in Thailand are searching for a suspect who was seen on CCTV near a shrine where a bomb went off on Monday killing 22 ...

Tuesday, 18 Aug 2015, 09:06

Baghdad truck bomb kills dozens

At least 67 people have been killed after a truck bomb exploded in north-eastern Baghdad, Iraqi officials say. The blast tore ...

Friday, 14 Aug 2015, 12:58

44 dead, firefighters missing in huge explosion in China

Two large explosions have hit an industrial area in the Chinese city of Tianjin, killing at least 44 people and injuring hundreds ...

Thursday, 13 Aug 2015, 08:35

Ceasefire called in Syrian conflict

Rebel groups and pro-government forces have agreed a 48-hour ceasefire in three Syrian towns, activists say. The ceasefire began ...

Wednesday, 12 Aug 2015, 09:55

Eight shot dead in Texas home

Six children and two adults have been found handcuffed and fatally shot in the head in a Texas home, following the arrest of ...

Monday, 10 Aug 2015, 09:51

8 killed in Aghan bomb blast

A powerful truck bomb killed at least eight people and wounded hundreds in the Afghan capital, Kabul, on Friday. There was no ...

Friday, 07 Aug 2015, 11:15

Indian train crash leaves 24 dead

At least 24 people have died after two passenger trains derailed in India, with carriages plunging from a bridge into a river. ...

Wednesday, 05 Aug 2015, 09:41

2 dead in US cinema shooting

A gunman has opened fire at a cinema in the US state of Louisiana, killing two people and injuring several others before shooting ...

Friday, 24 Jul 2015, 10:00

Turkey bomb blast suspect identified

A suspect has been identified in the suicide bomb attack that killed 32 young activists in Turkey, the country's prime minister ...

Tuesday, 21 Jul 2015, 13:01

Turkey blast kills at least 10 people

An explosion has killed at least 10 people at a cultural centre in the southern Turkish town of Suruc near the Syrian border, ...

Monday, 20 Jul 2015, 12:40

Four marines shot dead at U.S. base

A gunman has killed four US Marines and injured several others at two US Navy buildings in Chattanooga, Tennessee. The gunman, ...

Friday, 17 Jul 2015, 07:18

Local news

Medical profession outraged at Opposition ...

Many members of the medical profession have ...

Two more in court on smuggling charges

Two more men have been arrested on smuggling ...

The fight against drugs

The fight against drugs in prison, which ...

No mosque planned for Zonqor Point says government

There are no plans to build a mosque as ...

Europe

200 feared dead as boat sinds off Libya

As many as 200 people are feared to have ...

Hungary police use tear gas on migrants

Police in Hungary have used tear gas to ...

Flights suspended at Dublin Airport after ...

Flights have been suspended at Dublin Airport ...

Migrant crisis worsens with thousands flooding ...

A record number of refugees streamed into ...

Earlier World news

Six missing after deadly U.S.floods

Search teams in Kentucky are looking ...

Thursday, 16 Jul 2015, 11:07

Great white shark rescued from U.S. beach

A juvenile great white beached itself ...

Wednesday, 15 Jul 2015, 10:39

Russian soldiers die as barracks collapse

A section of a Russian military barracks ...

Monday, 13 Jul 2015, 12:17

Pope Francis begins South America visit

Pope Francis has arrived in Ecuador ...

Monday, 06 Jul 2015, 11:33

Wildfires hit Washington state east of Seattle

A series of major wildfires have been ...

Tuesday, 30 Jun 2015, 11:25

Egypt's Public Prosecutor killed in bomb ...

Egypt's public prosecutor, Hisham ...

Monday, 29 Jun 2015, 16:50

IS strike back in Kobane

Islamic State fighters have attacked ...

Friday, 26 Jun 2015, 11:24

20 killed in bomb blast at Nigerian fish ...

At least 20 people are reported to ...

Tuesday, 23 Jun 2015, 12:28

IS militants place explosives at ancient ...

Islamic State militants have laid mines ...

Monday, 22 Jun 2015, 12:31

US church killing: 21-year old arrested

The suspected Charleston gunman has ...

Friday, 19 Jun 2015, 10:58

9 killed in Church shooting

Police have launched a manhunt after ...

Thursday, 18 Jun 2015, 11:12

Five killed when balcony collapsed

Five people have been killed and eight ...

Tuesday, 16 Jun 2015, 13:04

Al-Quaeda top leader killed in airstrike

Al-Qaeda has confirmed that Nasser ...

Tuesday, 16 Jun 2015, 11:48

Hillary Clinton hits campaign trail

She strode on stage in a blue power ...

Monday, 15 Jun 2015, 11:27

Cop quits after pool party incident

A police officer filmed wrestling a ...

Wednesday, 10 Jun 2015, 11:14