Merkel in call against intolerance
Chancellor Angela Merkel says Germans today have a responsibility to speak out against intolerance, with the guilt and shame of the Holocaust still strong even 70 years after...
IS 'expelled from Syria's Kobani'
Activists say Kurdish fighters have gained full control of the Syrian town of Kobani, taking it back from Islamic State militants after four months of fighting.
Video: Australian PM defends Prince Philip knighthood
The Australian prime minister has defended his decision to honour the Duke of Edinburgh with a...
Video: Animation shows rapidly melting Arctic...
Decades ago, the majority of the Arctic's winter ice pack was made up of thick, perennial ice.
Video: Miss Universe - Colombian Paulina Vega takes the...
Miss Colombia Paulina Vega was crowned Miss Universe in Miami on Sunday night, beating...
Yemen US Embassy closes to public
The State Department says that the US Embassy in Yemen has closed to the public over security concerns amid street violence and turmoil that is roiling the impoverished...
White House security alert: Grounds temporarily on lockdown as 'drone' found new
A device, possibly an unmanned aerial drone, was found on the White House grounds during the middle of the night while President Barack...
World in pictures January 2015: striking images from around the globe new
Kony commander appears in court
A commander in warlord Joseph Kony's feared militia is making his first appearance before an International Criminal Court judge.
US braced for 'historic' blizzard
A potentially historic blizzard could dump up to two feet (60cm) of snow on a large part of the US Northeast, crippling a region that has largely been spared so far this winter, the US forecasters said as thousands of flights were cancelled.
Greek singer Demis Roussos dies
Renowned Greek singer Demis Roussos, a household name in the 1970s and 1980s across Europe and beyond, has died in Athens at the age of 68, a hospital has confirmed.
26 years sought for Costa captain
Prosecutors have asked a court to convict the captain of the Costa Concordia and sentence him to 26 years in prison for the 2012 shipwreck off Tuscany that killed 32 people, saying the term is hardly excessive given the death toll.
'Suicide bid' ahead of L'Oreal case
The trial of 10 people accused of swindling France's richest woman has begun with the shock revelation that one of the accused had attempted suicide hours before the soap opera-like case began.
'Device' recovered at White House
A spokesman for President Barack Obama says a "device" has been found on the grounds of the White House.
2 of Mubarak sons freed from prison
Two sons of ousted Egyptian president Hosni Mubarak have been released from prison, nearly four years after they were first arrested along with their father, security officials have said.
Russia defiant over Ukraine threats
Russia's foreign minister has struck a defiant note after Western leaders threatened to further punish Moscow for escalated fighting in eastern Ukraine over the weekend.
Woman in car park death plunge
A European woman has died after her car plunged six storeys from a car park in Abu Dhabi, state media in the United Arab Emirates reported.
Greek poll victory for far-Left Syriza raises fears of clashes over Euro debts
Greece set itself on a collision course with the rest of Europe last night after handing a stunning general election victory to a far-Left party...
Obama and Modi laud 'new trust' era
President Barack Obama and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi declared an era of "new trust" in the relationship between their nations as the US leader opened a three-day visit to New Delhi.
'IS group' hacks Malaysia Air site
Malaysia Airlines officials were struggling to restore the embattled carrier's website after it was hacked by a group proclaiming support for the Islamic State group.
Birdman flies off with SAG award
Birdman topped the 21st annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, winning best ensemble cast, even though star Michael Keaton was upset by Eddie Redmayne in the most outstanding actor category.
Japan seeks Jordan aid over hostage
Japan has sought help from Jordan and other countries in its race to save a hostage held by the extremist Islamic State (IS) group, with no signs of progress on securing his release.
Tsipras sworn in as new Greek PM
Radical left leader Alexis Tsipras has been sworn in as Greece's new prime minister, becoming the youngest man to hold the post in 150 years.
Hundreds killed in Nigeria fighting
In fierce fighting that killed more than 200 combatants, Nigerian troops clashed with Islamic extremists who attacked Maiduguri, the biggest city in north-eastern Nigeria, from three fronts.
New York mayor in snowstorm warning
New York City mayor Bill de Blasio has said the snowstorm bearing down on the north east of the US could be among the worst the city has ever seen.
Greek election: Exit polls suggest clear victory for left wing anti-austerity party Syriza
A Greek state TV exit poll is projecting that anti-bailout party Syriza has won parliamentary elections in an historic first for a radical left-...
Northern Ireland Nightlife: The Eg, Alibi, Parlour, Roxy, Belfast -2015
Northern Ireland Nightlife: Cuckoo - December 2014
Northern Ireland Nightlife - The Cloth Ear, Belfast, January 2015
Northern Ireland Nightlife: Bar With No Name -2014/2015
Northern Ireland Nightlife: Sixty6, Cathedral Quarter, Belfast - Winter 2014/2015
Northern Ireland Nightlife: Shine Belfast, December 2014
Northern Ireland Nightlife: Cathedral Quarter, Belfast December 2014 - The National, 21 Social, The Dirty Onion and Duke of York
Northern Ireland Nightlife: The Eg, Alibi, Parlour, Roxy, Belfast - December 2014
Northern Ireland Nightlife: The Eg, Alibi, Parlour, Roxy, Belfast-Nov, Dec 2014
Northern Ireland Nightlife: Sixty6, Cathedral Quarter, Belfast - December 2014
Filthy McNasty's - November 2014
Northern Ireland Nightlife: Shiro
Northern Ireland Nightlife: The Eg, Alibi, Parlour, Roxy, Belfast - November 2014
The Bot, Belfast - November 2014
Northern Ireland Nightlife: Thompson's Garage Sound Of Misfit
Northern Ireland Nightlife: Cuckoo - October 2014
Northern Ireland Nightlife: Alibi, The Parlour, Groovy Train, The Eg
The Dirty Onion November 2014
The Limelight, November 13
Alibi, The Parlour, Groovy Train, The Eg
Saudi King Abdullah dead: Who is King Salman?
Man 'trapped in a time loop'
Edward Snowden 'shuns iPhones due to secret software'
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Arsenal are putting the finishing touches to the...
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Made In Chelsea star Louise Thompson has revealed...
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