Agence France-Presse . Lisbon | Updated at 11:52am on August 05, 2019
Ferdinand Magellan set off from Spain 500 years ago on an epoch-making voyage to sail all the...
Reuters. Cardiff, United Kingdom | Updated at 01:59pm on July 28, 2019
From street vendors to asylum seekers, nearly 500 men and women gathered in Cardiff on Saturday to kick off the 17th Football Homeless World Cup, in a bid to tackle social exclusion and offer a respite from rough sleeping.
Agence France-Presse . Vatican City | Updated at 05:53pm on July 20, 2019
The Vatican on Saturday opened two burial chambers discovered under a trapdoor as it attempts to get to the bottom of a riddle involving two...
Agence France-Presse. Sydney | Updated at 12:40pm on July 19, 2019
An Australian boy who discovered a message in a bottle on a remote beach may have a new penpal after the Englishman who dropped it from an Australia-bound ship 50 years ago was tracked down...
Agence France-Presse . Nairobi | Updated at 07:01pm on April 18, 2019
Police in Kenya have been left red-faced after thieves stole guns and ammunition from an unattended checkpost as the officers on duty watched...
Thomson Reuters Foundation. Mumbai | Updated at 09:17pm on March 06, 2019
Workers in India's Kerala state are now getting a three-hour afternoon siesta as part of a series of benefits aimed at combating soaring temperatures and improving labour conditions, government officials said on Wednesday...
Agence France-Presse . Tokyo | Updated at 01:46pm on September 25, 2018
Tokyo police said Tuesday they had arrested a 49-year-old woman suspected of dumping a stillborn baby's body in a coin locker, amid reports she had...
Reuters. Berlin | Updated at 05:39pm on August 15, 2018
Madame Tussauds in Berlin unveiled its latest attraction on Tuesday - a posturing Donald Trump figure striking a picture of German Chancellor Angela Merkel on a punch ball.