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    Finland is world’s happiest country: UN

    Reuters . Vatican City | Updated at 12:17am on March 15, 2018

    Finland is the world’s happiest country, according to an annual survey issued on Wednesday that found Americans were getting less happy even as their country...

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    Brief history of a genius

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:02am on March 15, 2018

    Stephen Hawking, who has died aged 76, was Britain’s most famous modern day scientist, a genius who dedicated his life to unlocking the secrets of...

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    Britain to expel 23 Russian diplomats

    Reuters . London | Updated at 12:05am on March 15, 2018

    Britain will expel 23 Russian diplomats in response to a nerve toxin attack on a Russian former double agent in southern England, prime minister Theresa...

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    Merkel elected to fourth term as chancellor

    Reuters | Updated at 04:16pm on March 14, 2018

    German lawmakers voted on Wednesday to re-elect Angela Merkel as chancellor for a fourth, and likely final, term that may prove her most...

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    Stephen Hawking’s death lights up Twitterverse

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 01:27pm on March 14, 2018

    Stephen Hawking’s death on Wednesday left the universe a slightly dimmer place but lit up social media as academics, politicians and celebrities alike...

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    Stephen Hawking dies at 76

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:05am on March 15, 2018

    British physicist Stephen Hawking, whose mental genius and physical disability made him a household name and inspiration across the globe, died Wednesday aged 76...

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    UK's May says ‘highly likely’ Russia behind nerve attack on spy

    Reuters | Updated at 10:10am on March 13, 2018

    British prime minister Theresa May said on Monday it was ‘highly likely’ that Moscow was responsible for the poisoning in England of Russian former double...

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    Putin ordered plane shot down

    Agence France-Presse . Moscow | Updated at 12:05am on March 13, 2018

    Russian president Vladimir Putin gave an order to shoot down a passenger plane he believed would be used in a terror attack at the Sochi...

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    Nerve agent used in ex-spy attack found at Salisbury pub, restaurant

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 09:35am on March 11, 2018

    Traces of a nerve agent used in the suspected attempted murder of a Russian ex-spy have been found in a pub and a restaurant he...

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    International Women’s Day: ‘Millions’ join Spain strike

    BBC | Updated at 12:28pm on March 09, 2018

    Women workers in Spain are marking International Women’s Day with an unprecedented strike targeting gender inequality and sexual...