Pakistan protesters claim victory
Jubilant anti-government demonstrators in Pakistan have claimed victory after tearing down barricades and occupying a key road outside parliament.
Gaza fighting resumes as talks fail
Palestinian militants launched dozens of rockets and Israel responded with airstrikes after Egyptian efforts to mediate a lasting truce in the month-long Gaza war collapsed in a hail of fire a day earlier.
Attorney general meets with police
US attorney general Eric Holder has met with the officer in charge of security in Ferguson since the shooting of a black 18-year-old by a white police officer.
Ebola death toll more than 1,300
The death toll from the Ebola outbreak in West Africa is now at least 1,350 people, according to the World Health Organisation .
US police claim black man shot and killed after 'stealing energy drinks and a pastry' was...
US police officers in St Louis have shot and killed a 23-year-old black man who they claim was wielding a knife and refused to drop it.
Defiant Obama warns militants
The United States stood firm today in its fight with Islamic State group militants who beheaded a US journalist in Iraq, pledging to continue attacking the group despite its threats to kill another American hostage.
Ferguson Missouri: 90-year-old Holocaust survivor Hedy Epstein ‘arrested’ by police during St...
Hedy Epstein, a 90-year-old survivor of the Holocaust, was reportedly among those arrested during protests in downtown St Louis as...
Ferguson Missouri: Violence sparked by Michael Brown shooting, flares on streets again as...
A night suddenly flared up once again into anger, chaos and confrontation on the streets of Ferguson, Missouri, as police fired...
St Louis officers kill 'knifeman'
US police officers in St Louis have shot and killed a 23-year-old man who they say was wielding a knife and refused to drop it.
Rally heads for Pakistan parliament
Thousands of anti-government protesters have begun marching towards Pakistan's parliament, where the country's prime minister has already deployed army troops.
Car crash kills Pope's relatives
The Vatican says a road accident in Argentina has killed two young great-nephews of Pope Francis as well as their mother, the wife of the pope's nephew.
Pakistan: Airstrikes kill militants
Pakistan's military says it has killed 48 suspected militants in airstrikes in two tribal regions near Afghanistan.
Iraq crisis: Islamic State tells America 'We will drown you all in blood'
Islamic militants losing ground in Iraq under fire from US forces have threatened to launch terrorist attacks on American soil in revenge.
Michael Brown shooting: Rioting continues in Ferguson as police fire tear gas and stun...
A night that seemed set at first to be more peaceful than those that had come before it suddenly flared up once again into anger, chaos...
MH17 crash victims to be flown home
The remains of at least 15 Malaysians killed when a plane was shot down over Ukraine will be returned to their home country this week, the country's defence minister says.
Ebola drug patients 'improving'
Three Liberian health workers receiving an experimental drug to treat Ebola are showing signs of recovery, officials say.
Troops clash with militants in Iraq
Clashes have broken out between Iraqi security forces and militants on the outskirts of Tikrit.
Sense of community 'cuts heart attack risk'
People with good neighbours and strong community ties are less likely to suffer heart attacks, new research suggests.
Holidaying David Cameron shrugs off barbs over Iraq strategy
The UK will not be “dragged into a war in Iraq”, ministers insisted as the Government defended its decision to move beyond simply...
The Cloth Ear August 2014
Vital 2014: The Killers and Bastille
Vital 2014 pictures: David Guetta
Belfast rocks to Biffy Clyro
Belsonic: Kodaline, Tom Odell fans
Belsonic 2014 pictures: Queens of the Stone Age fans
Belsonic 2014 first night
Northern Ireland Nightlife: The Limelight, Belfast - August 2014
Belsonic 2014 pictures: Chic and Nile Rodgers fans
Northern Ireland Nightlife: The Dirty Onion, Belfast - August 2014
Belsonic 2014 pictures: Kodaline, Tom Odell fans
Northern Ireland Nightlife: Secrets Nightclub, Magherafelt - August 2014
Northern Ireland Nightlife: Roxy Nightclub, The Parlour, The Eg - July 2014
Ollie's Club, Belfast - August 2014
Northern Ireland Nightlife: The Bot - August 2014
Northern Ireland Nightlife: The Alley Cat Bar July 2014
Belfast Pride: Rain on parade fails to dampen party spirit
WW1: Images of the horror, heroism, suffering and anguish
Barnes wants new NI flag: Here are your suggestions
The Troubles gallery - John Hume detained in 1971
Reader's favourite Ulster beauty spots
Qantas posts record £1.5bn loss
Qantas Airways has posted a record 2.8 billion...
Two OAPs targeted in Belfast distraction burglaries
Distraction burglars targeted two elderly people in...
Man killed by car after driver passed out was in 'wrong place, wrong time'
The devastated parents of...
Arsenal vs Besiktas: Alexis Sanchez scores only goal as Gunners overcome nerves...
Arsenal like to do things...
Arsene Wenger calm despite Olivier Giroud blow
Arsene Wenger is not intending to sign a...
Warnock's the right fit for Parish
Crystal Palace co-chairman Steve Parish believes Neil...
Ex-Gladiator David leaves BB arena
Kelly Brook is celebrating being reunited with her...
Simon: Cheryl has got better
X Factor boss Simon Cowell has said co-star Cheryl Fernandez-Versini is a...
Pixie Lott to appear on Strictly
Pixie Lott has been confirmed as the 11th celebrity taking part in this year's series of Strictly Come Dancing.