Whether in or out of prison, Nelson Mandela was a crowd-puller.
Nelson Mandela was the glowing beacon of hope, shining across South Africa and the world, whose 27 years in jail left him without a trace of bitterness or hatred ...
In London, more than 30 people have been arrested in Soho during raids on brothels, sex shops and lap-dancing clubs.
Nigeria’s international airport in Abuja is closed with the runway blocked by a Saudi cargo plane, the Aviation Ministry said.
A lorry driver has died and more than 130,000 homes have been left without power as gale force winds battered Scotland.
Pope Francis is assembling a panel of experts to advise him about protecting children from sexually abusive priests and about helping victims who have already been ...
Army helicopters have killed a top al Qaida leader and four associates as they were speeding through the desert in the south of Algeria, an official said. Read article
A jury in London has heard the alleged murderers of Lee Rigby lay in wait for a serviceman to kill - and he was the solider they spotted first.
Nigella Lawson told a court today she would rather be "honest and ashamed" than "bullied with lies" after revealing details of her past drug use.
Recordings of emergency calls made during the Connecticut primary school massacre reveal terrified callers being urged to take cover amid gunshots in the background. ...
A UK nightclub owner has been caught selling industrial alcohol often used in antifreeze.
A suicide attacker has killed 15 soldiers and wounded at least 40 more in a car bombing at Yemen’s defence ministry.
One of the Australian DJs who made a prank call to the hospital where the Kate Middleton was being treated during her pregnancy has resigned.
New court documents suggest troubled Toronto mayor Rob Ford may have offered $5,000 and a car to suspected drug dealers in exchange for a video that appears to show ...
Multiple births are increasingly the result of drugs given to women to make them produce eggs – not from using multiple embryos from IVF, or lab-dish fertilisation, ...
Eytan Rosenberg had no idea that the man he let paint a mural on the side of his family’s Hollywood petrol station was the darling of the art world.