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Thailand: British expat killed and friend seriously hurt in 'sickle' attack

A British expat has been killed and his friend badly injured in a knife attack in Thailand.

COVID-19: New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern postpones wedding as she places country under…

New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has been forced to postpone her wedding after she placed the entire country on the highest level of COVID-19…

German navy chief resigns over 'ill-considered' Ukraine-Russia remarks

The head of the German navy has resigned after coming under fire for saying Russian President Vladimir Putin deserved "respect" and that Kyiv would…

COVID-19: South African doctors fear new coronavirus variants could evolve in untreated HIV population

As the Omicron variant continues to sweep the world, registering a record number of infections in Japan, Russia and Romania amongst others, the country…

Yemen: UN condemns airstrike on temporary detention centre that killed at least 82 people

The UN has condemned an airstrike on a detention centre in Yemen that killed at least 82 people.

New York shooting: Officer killed in Harlem after responding to 'domestic' incident

A New York City police officer was killed and a second injured following a shooting in Harlem on Friday.

Ukraine crisis: Moscow accepts UK talks invite amid fears Russian invasion is 'imminent'

Russia's defence minister has accepted an invitation to meet his UK counterpart Ben Wallace amid fears that an invasion of Ukraine is "imminent".

Shane McInerney: Irish football coach faces 20 years in jail for allegedly exposing himself on flight…

An Irish football coach could face up to 20 years in prison for alleged "unruly behaviour" on a plane - including exposing himself to cabin crew in…

Honduras: Chaos in congress as politicians brawl over election of new president

There were chaotic scenes in Honduras's congress after a brawl broke out between members of president-elect Xiomara Castro's party during the swearing…