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Woman's trauma after 72 members of her family killed in Turkey-Syria earthquake - and why she is in…

"I will never be able to forget what happened - I can still feel the earth shaking," says Rana Bitar, her voice catching in her throat.

Hacking the hackers: How cyber gang Lockbit was 'locked out'

One of the world's most prolific cyber crime gangs has been taken down by law enforcement agencies including the FBI, Europol and the UK's National…

Who is Alexei Navalny's wife Yulia - and can she take his place as Russia's next opposition figure?

Three days after her husband's death, Alexei Navalny's widow called on her fellow Russians to "use every opportunity" to fight against Vladimir Putin's…

Israel-Hamas war: US frustration has grown in recent weeks - and new UN resolution is sign of that displeasure

Washington's unwavering diplomatic support for Israel at the UN has put the US in an increasingly isolated position as many of the world's countries…

Alexei Navalny: Russia denies claims that Putin critic was poisoned with novichok

Russia has denied claims made by Alexei Navalny's widow that he was poisoned by the nerve agent novichok.

Lionel Messi explains Hong Kong no-show in video to fans as backlash grows

Lionel Messi has tried to explain his failure to play in a friendly match in Hong Kong in a video on Chinese social media - in response to a growing…

Usher announces London O2 shows after Super Bowl half-time success

Usher has announced that he'll be performing in London next year.

Russian helicopter pilot who defected to Ukraine shot dead in Spain

A Russian pilot who defected to Ukraine last year has reportedly been found dead in an underground car park in Spain. 

Notorious cyber crime gang Lockbit disrupted by NCA, FBI and international coalition

An infamous cyber crime gang that holds victims' data to ransom has been disrupted by the National Crime Agency (NCA) and a coalition of international…

Did Russian opposition die with Alexei Navalny?

Hundreds of Russians have been detained at memorials to opposition politician Alexei Navalny.

US to urge UN to pass temporary ceasefire in Gaza - and oppose Israel's ground offensive in Rafah

The US has drafted a new UN Security Council resolution that calls for a temporary ceasefire in Gaza - and opposes Israel's plans to launch a major…

Prince William to highlight plight of those affected in Middle East conflict

The Prince of Wales has been so horrified by the human suffering unfolding in the Middle East he's set to carry out a series of engagements to highlight…

Neuschwanstein Castle: US man admits rape and murder after women pushed down ravine near German landmark

A US man has admitted the rape and murder of a woman who was pushed down a ravine near a famous German landmark, used as the inspiration for the famous…

Donald Trump breaks silence on Alexei Navalny's death - but makes no mention of Vladimir Putin

Donald Trump has broken his silence on the death of Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny - but avoided casting blame on President Vladimir Putin.

'Catastrophic' attack on British ship leaves it at risk of sinking, Houthis claim

A UK-registered cargo ship is at risk of sinking after being attacked by Houthis, the Yemeni group has said.