An unconditional 72-hour humanitarian ceasefire in the Gaza Strip between Israel and the Palestinian militant group Hamas appears to be holding.
On the day the White House said the Israeli military should do more to protect Palestinian civilians in Gaza, the US confirmed it had agreed to supply the same military with more...
A series of underground gas blasts in Taiwan's southern city of Kaohsiung have killed 25 people and injured 267 others.
An athlete competing for Sierra Leone at the Commonwealth Games has revealed he spent four days in isolation over fears he had brought the deadly ebola disease into the UK.
A US doctor infected with ebola has insisted the only available dose of an experimental serum go to a fellow American patient in Liberia, as one of the countries worst hit by...
A West Midlands man is attempting to push a Brussels sprout up Snowdon with his nose.
A sequel in which a tornado inexplicably whisks hundreds of sharks into the air and dumps them on New York has taken the US by storm.
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