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The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo actor Michael Nyqvist dies

Actor Michael Nyqvist, who starred in the original film version of Stieg Larsson's The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo, has died aged 56.

Cholera breaks out in IS-Philippines war zone in Marawi

The first cases of cholera have been recorded in emergency shelters for families fleeing the conflict in the southern Philippines city of Marawi.

Donald Trump's bid to replace Obamacare dealt blow as healthcare bill vote delayed

Donald Trump has suffered an embarrassing setback on a key campaign pledge after Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell delayed a vote on his legislation to repeal the Affordable Care Act.

Woman spared jail after helping refugee lover get to the UK

A former Front National supporter has been spared punishment after helping her lover, an Iranian refugee, cross into Britain.

Qatar accuses neighbours of terrorism hypocrisy as isolation continues

Qatar accuses neighbours of terrorism hypocrisy as isolation continues

Qatar has stepped up its war of words with regional rivals as the crisis surrounding its isolation shows no sign of resolution three weeks on.

'Activity' at site where Syria launched gas attack - Pentagon

'Activity' at site where Syria launched gas attack - Pentagon

The Pentagon has released details to back up its allegation that Syria's government is planning another chemical attack.

What is Petrwrap virus behind cyberattack?

What is Petrwrap virus behind cyberattack?

The latest global ransomware virus has spread fast after initially affecting computer systems in Ukraine, but how exactly does it work?

'Powerful' cyberattack on Ukraine goes global

'Powerful' cyberattack on Ukraine goes global

A "powerful" cyberattack that started in Ukraine has spread across the world, hitting banks, government IT systems and energy firms.

IMF strips Trump investment plan from US growth forecast

IMF strips Trump investment plan from US growth forecast

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has revised down its forecasts for US economic growth, accounting for the Trump administration's failure to launch its promised stimulus.

Netherlands 30% responsible for Srebrenica deaths, court rules

Netherlands 30% responsible for Srebrenica deaths, court rules

A Dutch appeals court has ruled that the Netherlands was partly to blame for the deaths of more than 300 Muslim men in the Srebrenica genocide of 1995.

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'Powerful' cyberattack on Ukraine goes global

'Powerful' cyberattack on Ukraine goes global

A "powerful" cyberattack that started in Ukraine has spread across the world, hitting banks, government IT systems and energy firms.

'I'll catch you, honey!': Girl caught after falling from New York theme park ride

'I'll catch you, honey!': Girl caught after falling from New York theme park ride

Dramatic footage shows the moment a teenage girl fell from a theme park ride and plunged 25ft before being caught by onlookers who had gathered to help.

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