OPINION: Last Friday I swam from Turkey to Greece in protest at Europe's refugee policy.
Pope Francis makes another move towards a more open and inclusive church.
New Zealand and Australia defend plans to cut greenhouse gas emissions, citing unusually high costs.
It's like the fall of the Berlin Wall in Budapest, with thousands of migrants seeking passage to Germany.
Gold fever has descended on Poland since treasure hunters allegedly located a legendary Nazi train loaded with valuables,
A world-renowned pianist is believed to have been murdered by her husband in a domestic incident.
Turkish court formally charges three Vice News employees with having links to a terrorist organisation.
Ukrainian national guardsman killed and 90 others wounded in clashes over draft bill on rebel-held areas.
Scientists in Scotland discover a way to make ice cream last longer in the heat.
Intelligence agencies said to be trawling data from hacked website for possible blackmail material.
Chrissie Hynde causes outrage after suggesting women are to blame if they are raped.
Spaniard becomes 12th goring victim this year at Spanish festivals after being killed by a bull.
Three Syrian refugee children rescued from a minivan in Austria have disappeared from hospital.
Russian President aims to boost his popularity by releasing pics of workout with PM Dmitry Medvedev.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel urges EU counterparts to share burden of exploding refugee crisis.
A UN body called on the Netherlands to revamp its "Black Pete" Christmas tradition, as it's a "vestige of slavery".
Two French investigative journalists have been charged with trying to blackmail the king of Morocco.
Three young children suffering from dehydration and close to death have been rescued from a van in Austria.
Poland almost certain it has located a buried Nazi German train, rumoured to be loaded with guns and jewels.
The migrant crisis that is overwhelming Europe is deepening and throwing up new tragedies.
The 59 men, eight women and four children in the truck may have been fleeing the violence in Syria.
Libya has recovered 82 bodies, with over 100 more missing and feared dead.
Greece has its first female prime minister.
Famous polar bear died from a disease never before found in animals, and only first discovered in 2007.
Next month relatives of the MH17 victims will receive an invitation to a private meeting, where they will learn the official cause of their loved ones' death.
Britain gained nearly 330,000 people in the year to March 2015, new official figures show.
He just wanted a bottle of water, but it ended in an Istanbul street fight.
When Jim McDonough isn't fishing, he likes to build big boats out of Lego.
French security forces are bracing for major civil unrest amid fear of a 9/11 style attack.
France has awarded a disability grant to a woman allergic to electromagnetic radiation from everyday gadgets such as mobile phones.