Shamima Begum: Why women are terrorism’s secret weapon

Image copyright PA Image caption Shamima Begum was 15 and living in Bethnal Green, London, when…

Black church fires: Louisiana suspect charged with hate crimes

Image copyright @LAFIREMARSHAL Prosecutors have filed new hate crime charges against a white man accused of…

Notre-Dame fire: Macron pledges to reconstruct cathedral

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionPresident Macron has pledged the cathedral will be…

Notre-Dame cathedral: Firefighters tackle blaze in Paris

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionThere were gasps from the crowd at the…

Italian police arrest 34 people in ‘bone-breaking’ scam

Image copyright Getty Images Italian police have arrested 34 people allegedly involved in a “bone-breaking” medical…

Fukushima: Japan begins removal of nuclear fuel from damaged reactor

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Tepco officials showed images of remote-controlled equipment lifting the fuel rods…

Red Cross makes appeal for staff abducted in Syria

Image copyright Red Cross Image caption Nabil Bakdounes was abducted in 2013 The Red Cross is…

Marie Antoinette's Versailles apartments on display

After three years of renovation, the queen’s rooms are reopening to the public at the Chateau…

Seychelles president delivers speech in Indian Ocean calling for better protection for world’s seas

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The President of Seychelles joined an expedition exploring the Indian…

Florida man killed by his large flightless cassowary bird

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Cassowary birds (file photo) are described as having “dagger-like” claws…