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US and EU eye new sanctions on Iran after attack on Israel

The United States and the European Union say they are looking at imposing further sanctions on Iran, after its attack on Israel at the...

18 dead in Oman following heavy rains and flash flooding

Heavy rains have killed 18 people in Oman as flash floods have hit the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Rescue teams continue their search for two...

Oil prices lower after Iran attack on Israel

Oil prices fell on Monday after Iran's reprisal attack on Israel over the weekend. Brent crude - a key benchmark for oil prices internationally -...

High water levels swamp houses in Russia

Floods in the Russian city of Orenburg have raised water levels to two metres above critical, leaving just the roofs of some houses showing. The...

Russian strikes completely destroy key Ukrainian power plant

A major power plant near Ukraine’s capital Kyiv was completely destroyed by Russian strikes early on Thursday, energy company Centrenergo said. Trypillya power plant was...

Arizona Supreme Court reinstates near-total abortion ban

The US state of Arizona’s Supreme court has ruled that the state can enforce a 160-year-old near-total abortion ban. The 1864 law makes abortion punishable...

UK Foreign Secretary meets with Trump in Florida

UK Foreign Secretary Lord Cameron has met former President Donald Trump in Florida, before heading onto Washington DC for talks. The former PM is in...

Russia says Ukraine struck nuclear plant

Russia claims that Ukraine struck the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power station controlled by Russian forces three times on Sunday and demanded the West respond, though...

AstraZeneca’s new drug shows promise in treating aggressive lung cancer

AstraZeneca says that its new blockbuster cancer drug Imfinzi helped improve overall and progression-free survival in patients with limited-stage small cell lung cancer. The drug...

First pig kidney transplant patient leaves hospital

The first man to receive a genetically modified kidney transplant from a pig has been discharged from hospital. The 62-year-old was sent home on Wednesday,...
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