At least 29 people have been killed and 60 wounded in a car bomb blast outside a bank in the southern Afghan province of Helmand, hospital officials say.

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US President Donald Trump has told supporters that his proposed wall along the border with Mexico could have solar panels fixed to it.

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South Africa's highest court has ruled that a vote of no-confidence against President Jacob Zuma can be held in secret.

The...

Belgian soldiers have shot a man suspected of being a would-be suicide bomber at Brussels Central Station, officials say.

He was shot after reportedly setting off a small explosion and no-...

France's Justice Minister, François Bayrou, has handed in his resignation hours before President Emmanuel Macron reshuffles his government.

Mr Bayrou's centrist party MoDem has now lost all...

Uber boss Travis Kalanick has resigned as chief executive after pressure from shareholders.

His resignation comes after a review of practices at the firm and scandals including complaints...

Soaring temperatures threaten efforts to bring a raging forest fire in Portugal under control, officials say.

The week's highest temperatures of around 38C (100F) are expected on Tuesday...

US President Donald Trump has called North Korea a "brutal regime" after the death of a US student who had been jailed there for more than 15 months.

North Korea returned Otto Warmbier, 22...

Russia has warned the US-led coalition fighting in Syria that it will view its aircraft as targets, after a Syrian military plane was shot down.

The coalition said it had shot down the...

Twelve people survived one of Portugal's deadliest fires by seeking refuge in a water tank after access to their village was cut off by the blaze.

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