Top European Union officials will pay an official visit to Turkey to hold talks with the Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Cavuşoğlu on implementing a November deal with Ankara on reducing the flow of refugees to the EU.EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini, Enlargement Commissioner Johannes Hahn and Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid
A woman has come forward to claim the £33m National Lottery jackpot - but says the ticket had been washed in a pair of jeans.
The unnamed woman went to a newsagent in Worcester with the ticket bearing the winning numbers, but the date and barcode are illegible, Natu Patel, who runs Ambleside News in Warndon said.
Camelot confirmed on
Security forces have ended a gun and bomb attack on a university in north-west Pakistan in which 19 people were killed and 50 injured.Four suspected attackers also died in a battle that lasted nearly three hours at Bacha Khan University in Charsadda.There are conflicting reports about whether Pakistan Taliban militants carried out the assault.The
Barack Obama’s announcement of new sanctions on Iran — over its test-firing in October and November of nuclear-capable ballistic missiles in flagrant defiance of UN resolutions specifically outlawing such launches — is a timely reminder of the delinquency that continues to play a role in Tehran despite the historic nuclear
Candidates for the Democratic race for the White House have clashed on gun control and healthcare in their liveliest TV debate so far.Hillary Clinton attacked Bernie Sanders' record on gun control, and said his healthcare plan risked derailing recent legislation.Mr Sanders accused Mrs Clinton of being in the pocket of financial institutions
Czech president Milos Zeman, known for his fiery anti-migrant rhetoric, claimed on Sunday it was “practically impossible” to integrate the Muslim community into European society.
The economics of the refugee crisis lay bare our moral bankruptcyZoe WilliamsZoe Williams Read more“The experience of western European countries which
The United States has announced new sanctions on Iranian companies and individuals linked to Iran’s ballistic missile program.
The move comes a day after Washington and the EU lifted sanctions related to Tehran's nuclear program.
Sanctions were imposed against five Iranian nationals and a network of companies based in the United Arab
ISIS, or Daesh, has claimed authorship of the outrage in Jakarta and Paris, and the presumption is that it was also responsible for killings in Istanbul too... But firm proof eludes us
Major terrorist attacks in Istanbul and Jakarta this month, following the spectacular Paris strike of last November, have once again raised fears of
Spacewalks have come a long way since Soviet cosmonaut Alexey Leonov carried out the first one in 1965. He spent only 12 minutes outside his Voskhod spacecraft but even so disaster almost struck.
Soviet engineers had failed to account for Leonov's suit expanding under the zero-pressure conditions of space. When he tried to get back into his
Islamic State has claimed it carried out a co-ordinated bomb and gun assault on the Indonesian capital Jakarta, which police described as a copycat Paris terror attack.
At least seven people were killed, a Canadian and an Indonesian as well as five attackers. Twenty other people were wounded.
Footage showed two suicide bombers blow themselves up