A strike on a Gaza park has killed 10 people, including nine children.


VIDEO: Channel 4’s Jon Snow speaks movingly about recent trip to Gaza

British journalist Jon Snow recounts the horrific scenes in Gaza’s al-Shifa hospital, where doctors struggle to treat adults and children wounded by Israeli attacks. This story is enriched with multi-media content


Black boxes from Air Algerie plane to be sent to France

Black boxes from the Air Algerie plane that crashed last week in northern Mali will be transferred to France for analysis, according to French officials.


Global research sheds new light on Parkinson’s

The results of a worldwide study into Parkinson’s could help revolutionise how the degenerative disease is treated, experts have said.


American doctor infected with Ebola in intensive care

An American doctor is receiving intensive medical treatment in Liberia after he was infected with the deadly Ebola virus while treating patients in the West African nation, a spokeswoman for an aid organisation said.


Over 1,200 evacuated as wildfire rages in California

A wildfire forced the evacuation of more than 500 homes and about 1,200 residents in a rural area east of the California state capital Sacramento on Saturday, a day after the blaze broke out, fire officials said.


Comic-Con: ‘It just keeps getting better’

Several members of the Avengers descended on Comic-Con to debut the first footage from the upcoming superhero sequel.


Islamists seize wife of leading politician

The wife of Cameroon’s vice prime minister was kidnapped and at least three people were killed in an attack by Boko Haram militants in the northern town of Kolofata yesterday, Cameroon officials said.


Quirky World... Limbo legend, 6, skates to success

A schoolboy has become a limbo legend by rollerskating under a record-breaking 39 cars in a row- This story is enriched with multi-media content