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British tourists in Spain will be 'roasted' after country passes strict air-conditioning rules, warns…

British tourists visiting Spain will be "roasted" under new energy-saving measures that bans air conditioning from being set lower than 27C in the…

Beluga whale lost in River Seine, France dangerously thin and refusing food

A dangerously thin beluga whale found in the River Seine is refusing food amid fears it could starve to death.

Ukraine war set to enter 'new phase', Ministry of Defence warns

The war in Ukraine is set to enter a new phase, British military intelligence chiefs have said this morning.

Gaza: Palestinian militants hit back after Israeli airstrike kills senior commander

At least 15 people have died, including a senior member of the Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ), as a result of Israeli airstrikes, officials have said.

China's military drills appear to simulate an attack, says Taiwan after warships and planes cross unofficial…

China's military drills appear to simulate an attack, Taiwan has said, after multiple warships and aircraft crossed the island's unofficial border.

Hundreds stranded in Death Valley after record rainfall triggers flash floods

Hundreds of people have been stranded, cars have been swept away and roads have been closed after record rainfall triggered flash floods in America's…

Ukraine war: Shells hit high-voltage line at nuclear power plant - Kyiv and Moscow blame each other…

Russia and Ukraine have accused each other of shelling Europe's biggest nuclear power plant.

Taiwan: How much disruption are Chinese military drills causing in one of the world's busiest shipping…

Ships travelling in one of the world's busiest shipping regions have been forced to avoid areas totalling nearly 10,000 square miles, as China conducts…

Oak Creek massacre: Bullet hole remains in Sikh temple 10 years after attack - as community tries to…

A decade on from a mass shooting at a Wisconsin Sikh temple, the son of one of the victims has told Sky News that not enough is being done to keep…

China sanctions Nancy Pelosi and steps up military drills as US brands Beijing reaction 'provocative'

China has ramped up its military drills in Taiwan's waters and announced sanctions against US Speaker Nancy Pelosi, as tensions build between Beijing…

Norwegian cruise ship runs aground in fjord

A Norwegian cruise ship has run aground in a ford off the country's west coast.

Lost beluga whale spotted in River Seine thousands of miles from Arctic home

French officials are racing to save a beluga whale spotted in the River Seine after it strayed thousands of miles from its Arctic Ocean habitat.

Girl who chewed through restraints to escape was held captive in Alabama home with dismembered remains…

A man has been arrested after a 12-year-old girl was held captive with the dismembered remains of her mother and brother.

Taiwan condemns 'evil neighbour' China after missiles fired during military drills

Taiwan's premier has condemned China as the "evil neighbour next door" after its military began live firing drills around the island.

Four men believed to have been in Oldham mill blaze named by police

Four Vietnamese nationals who are believed to have been in a mill when it caught fire have been named by police.