Trump snaps back Iran sanctions aiming to change, not topple Tehran, officials say

President Donald Trump has warned that countries doing business with Iran will "NOT be doing business with the United States" as his administration reimposed sanctions...

Facebook and Instagram are releasing a new tool to limit how much time people...

The announcement follows concerns that excessive social media use can have a negative impact on mental health. Users will now be able to check how...

Pakistan ex-PM Nawaz Sharif given 10-year jail term

A Pakistani court has sentenced former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to 10 years in prison on corruption charges related to four luxury London flats. The...

Ebola outbreak declared in DR Congo after three deaths

The Ebola outbreak in DR Congo has spread from the countryside into a city, prompting fears that the disease will be increasingly hard to...

Theresa May has divided her top team of ministers into two working groups to...

The cabinet is split over how to manage customs arrangements with the EU. Brexiteers such as Boris Johnson are against Mrs May's preferred option of...

US President Donald Trump says he will withdraw the US from an Obama-era nuclear...

Calling it "decaying and rotten", he said the deal was "an embarrassment" to him "as a citizen". He said he would reimpose economic sanctions that...

President Donald Trump is to reveal whether the US will abandon the nuclear deal...

Mr Trump has been highly critical of the 2015 accord, under which Iran limited its nuclear activities in exchange for sanctions relief. European states see...

Deadly floods devastate parts of East Africa

At least 100 people have died and nearly 260,000 have been displaced by flooding in Kenya this month, the Kenyan Red Cross announced Thursday. Kenyan...

India dust storms: More than 100 killed in Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan

At least 95 people have died and scores more injured in fierce dust storms that hit the northern Indian states of Uttar Pradesh and...

Vatican treasurer Cardinal George Pell will stand trial on historical sexual assault charges, a...

Cardinal Pell formally pleaded not guilty to the charges on Tuesday. He has consistently denied any wrongdoing. An Australian magistrate ruled on Tuesday that there...

British Prime Minister Theresa Appoints New Interior Minister

British Prime Minister Theresa May appointed a new interior minister today after suffering a blow with the resignation of Amber Rudd for having misled...

US President Donald Trump to visit the UK on July 13th

US President Donald Trump is to visit the UK on Friday 13 July, after previously cancelling a trip amid claims he would face mass...