World bishops head to Vatican for sex abuse summit

The meeting will be held between Thursday and Sunday

UK's May to speak to every EU leader in bid to break Brexit deadlock

Plea came after May suffered another parliamentary defeat over Brexit

Egyptian troops hit by deadly jihadist attack in Sinai: army

Daesh claims responsibility for attack

200,000 protest in Barcelona against Catalan separatists' trial

Accused face up to 25 years behind bars on charges of rebellion

Erdogan offers seminary exchange for Greek mosque minarets

Tsipras visited disputed landmarks this month

Dying days of caliphate in Syria as IS fighters trapped

Fighters surrendering in large numbers to the advancing SDF fighters

Hungary summons Swedish ambassador over '1930s' comparison

Hungary summoned Sweden's ambassador to the foreign ministry after a Swedish minister said that Budapest's new...

Tunisian workers kidnapped in Libya

Updated Militiamen have kidnapped a group of Tunisian workers near the Libyan capital...

Vatican defrocks former US cardinal for sex abuse of minor

First cardinal to be defrocked for sex abuse

Sacked US man kills five co-workers, wounds five police

A US man being fired from his job shot dead five co-workers at a factory on the outskirts of Chicago and wounded...

Franco great-grandson leads fight over Spanish dictator's remains

The great-grandson of Francisco Franco is leading opposition to Spain's bid to remove the dictator's remains from...

Researchers keeps wraps on automatic text generator to prevent misuse

Software could write news stories and product reviews

Dozens feared dead in Zimbabwe gold mine flood

Government appeals for $200,000 assistance

Trump says will sign 'emergency' to build border wall

Pelosi describes as 'gross abuse of power'

India vows 'heavy price' after deadly Kashmir attack

41 troops were killed in Thursday's explosion

EU parliament cancels Catalan independence leader's event

Security threats worried authorities

Watch: Thousands of UK kids skip school for climate protests

Events took place in dozens of towns and cities

China bans non-climbers from Mount Everest base camp

China has banned tourists from accessing its Mount Everest base camp in Tibet amid an ongoing campaign to clean...

Hong Kong's 'Long Hair' lawmaker fails to overturn legislature ban

A veteran former Hong Kong lawmaker known for his long hair, Che Guevara t-shirts and colourful protest stunts...

Vatican envoy to France under investigation for sexual assault

He was accused of molesting a man at the Paris townhall