Stabbing near Charlie Hebdo office 'an act of terror'
A stabbing in Paris that left two people seriously injured is being treated as a terror attack, the French interior minister has said.
September 26, 2020 1:35 pm
Legendary Indian singer dies
Renowned Indian singer SP Balasubrahmanyam, a Guinness world record holder for his more than 40,000 songs over 50 years, has died aged 74.
September 26, 2020 10:56 am
Global deaths may hit two million before vaccine in use: WHO
The global coronavirus death toll could hit two million before an effective vaccine is widely used, the World Health Organization has warned.
September 26, 2020 9:11 am
Nations urged to help virus-stranded mariners
Another COVID-19 problem has surfaced and the UN is trying to resolve it.
September 25, 2020 3:02 pm
China and US at head at general US Assembly
China’s Ambassador to the United Nations says the US has “created enough troubles for the world already” as the two nations continued to spar over the pandemic during a tense meeting of the UN Security Council.
September 25, 2020 1:34 pm
Pregnant woman rescues husband from shark attack in Florida
A pregnant woman dived into the sea in the Florida Keys to save her husband from an attacking shark.
September 25, 2020 11:51 am
Man dies from eating more than a bag of liquorice a day
A construction worker in the US state of Massachusetts was killed by his liquorice habit, doctors say.
September 25, 2020 7:46 am
UK sees highest number of coronavirus cases
The UK has recorded 6,634 new coronavirus cases, the government has announced, making it the highest figure since mass testing began.
September 25, 2020 7:33 am
Alexei Navalny has 'bank accounts frozen and flat seized'
Russian opposition figure Alexei Navalny has had his bank accounts frozen and flat seized after a court order, his spokeswoman says.
September 25, 2020 7:15 am
Zayn Malik and Gigi Hadid welcome baby girl
Former One Direction singer Zayn Malik and US model Gigi Hadid have welcomed a “healthy and beautiful” baby girl.
September 24, 2020 4:35 pm
South Korean official 'killed and burned by North Korea'
A South Korean official has been shot dead and burned by North Korean troops.
September 24, 2020 4:33 pm
Prince Harry urges US citizens to 'reject hate speech' and vote in the presidential election
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have urged people in the US to vote and to “reject hate speech, misinformation and online negativity”.