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Cyclone hitting Yemen leaving ‘extensive damage

The United Nations says strong winds and heavy rain from cyclone Luban have injured 33 people and affected 2,000 families in war-ravaged Yemen. The U.N. released statements on social media…

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Pompeo to meet Saudi King over disappearance of Khashoggi

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has arrived in Saudi Arabia to meet King Salman, amid controversy over the fate of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Mr Pompeo will then visit…

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Ryanair crew ‘spent night on airport floor’

Four v crews spent the night on the floor of a Spanish airport office without food or drink, according to a cabin crew union. Twenty-four crew members were stranded in…

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Bear cub’s head freed from plastic jar

A black bear cub spotted with a plastic jar on its head has been freed by rangers in the US state of Maryland who spent three days searching for it.…

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Russian Orthodox Church cuts all links with Constantinople

The Russian Orthodox Church says it is cutting all links with the body that wields spiritual authority over the world's Orthodox Christians, in a row over the church in Ukraine.…

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Trump blames rogue killers over Khashoggi

US President Donald Trump has suggested "rogue killers" could be behind the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi in Turkey. Speaking to reporters after a phone call with King Salman,…

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Saudi Arabia calls murder claims lies

Saudi Arabia has called accusations it ordered the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi inside its Istanbul consulate "lies and baseless allegations". Interior Minister Prince Abdulaziz bin Saud bin Naif bin…

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Trump: Closer to solving Khashoggi

U.S. President Donald Trump said Thursday the authorities were getting closer to understanding the disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, as Turkish investigators prepared to enter the Saudi consulate in…

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Deadly flash flooding hits Majorca

At least nine people, including two Britons, have died and others are missing after flash flooding on the Spanish island of Majorca. A huge wave of muddy water engulfed the…

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Turkish video shows khashoggi plotters

Turkish media outlets have published CCTV footage which they say shows evidence of a plot linked to missing Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. It shows purported Saudi intelligence officers entering and…

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