Tiny Italian island off Tunisian coast is at the centre of political and humanitarian crisis over immigration.
Greece's far-right party, whose hateful ideology has tarnished the country’s image internationally, is in deep trouble.
Scientists predict disturbing future for the Earth, saying by 2100 the oceans will be between 26 and 97cm higher.
As austerity measures continue to bite, public employees have come out to protest against the new, leaner state.
Chancellor Merkel's Christian Democratic Union riding wave of popularity ahead of poll amid economic stability.
It was a depressing conclusion to a summit from which, frankly, little was expected to be achieved on issue of Syria.
From viewers to world leaders, thousands used Twitter to share their memories of the broadcasting great.
Gay skater says he will compete in Sochi Winter Games, despite threat of Russian law against "non-traditional" relations
Hackers linked to Assad's government responsible for several cyber-attacks in recent weeks, UK-based firms says.
A reserve that could help solve the UK's energy worries has been discovered, but is it worth the environmental damage?
Britain gets serious in addressing the very lucrative business of human trafficking.