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A former gym teacher at a Catholic school accused of sexually assaulting students goes on trial in Barcelona, as a growing trickle of abuse allegations shakes the Church in Spain.
French "spiderman" Alain Robert, 56, climbs to the top of the 185-metre, 37-storey Engie Tower in the Paris business district of La Defense, "to save Notre-Dame-de-Paris". The veteran freeclimbing specialist's endeavour is to help raise awareness ...
Slovakian presidential candidate Zuzana Caputova met with supporters on her campaign trail in central Slovakia with the liberal anti-corruption activist expected to see a major victory in the European country's presidential runoff on March 30.
Chinese President Xi Jinping arrives at the Elysee where he is welcomed by Emmanuel Macron. The two leaders will discuss several international and bilateral issues, including the signing of cooperation agreements and commercial contracts worth "bi...
Chinese President Xi Jinping was welcomed Monday under the Arc de Triomphe in Paris by French counterpart Emmanuel Macron, who hopes to convince him to join a "new international order" in a coordinated manner with fellow European member states.
The China International Fashion Week kicks off with an autumn-winter 2019-2020 International Young Fashion Designers Contest runway in Beijing Hotel.
Videographic explaining the background to the acute crisis in Yemen. The war in Yemen has left thousands dead and triggered the world's worst humanitarian crisis, according to the United Nations. The conflict, between Huthi rebels and pro-governme...
Benny Gantz, who is posing a stiff challenge to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in upcoming elections, says he would not hesitate to use force on Iran to contain the regional rival.
Images of the US Congress after the final report of Special Counsel Robert Mueller cleared the campaign of US President Donald Trump of colluding with Russia in the 2016 election.
Videographic showing areas of Yemen threatened with famine. A conflict in Yemen between Iran-backed rebels and troops loyal to President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi escalated in March 2015 has since then left about 10,000 dead, mainly civilians.
Chinese President Xi Jinping arrives in Paris for the official part of his visit to France, where French counterpart Emmanuel Macron will aim to forge a united European front to contend with Beijing's advances. Xi's official visit to Paris marks 5...
Videographic on the rise and fall of the Islamic State group’s “caliphate”. Dozens of Islamic State group jihadists emerged from tunnels to surrender to US-backed forces in eastern Syria on Sunday, a day after their "caliphate" was declared defeated.
Updated videographic locating Yemen showing areas of the country controlled by rival forces. The war between Huthi rebels and pro-government troops escalated in March 2015, when a Saudi-led military coalition intervened against the rebels.
The appeals trial of Abdelkader Merah, the brother of Mohamed Merah, begins in Paris over his role in the attacks carried out by his brother. Mohamed Merah shot three soldiers dead in March 2012, before killing four more, including three children,...
Theresa May is convening her government at the start of a strategic week for Brexit, which could see the British Parliament dictate its wishes on the EU's exit process in the face of a desperate Prime Minister.
Police in Moroni, Comoros carry an unconscious man as protests erupt in the city after an election this past weekend caused escalating tensions.
Braving the cold and hostile Libyan desert, Milad Mohammed scratches the ground to extract what he calls "manna from heaven" -- white truffles coveted as a delicacy at home and abroad.
Fighters from the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) are on the ground in Baghouz amidst the debris from the battle against the Islamic State group, the day after they announced the end of the jihadists' nearly five-year-old "caliphate".
Singing and laughter briefly drown out the roar of cars under a Jakarta flyover, where an unlikely library for kids is thriving despite choking fumes - and opposition from menacing gangsters.
Thousands of Argentinians march in Buenos Aires to mark the 43rd anniversary of the military 1976 coup d'etat that overthrew President Isabel Peron and installed the military dictactorship.
French President Emmanuel Macron greets Chinese President Xi Jinping, on a European mini-tour, at Villa Kerylos in Beaulieu-sur-Mer near Nice, for a private dinner with their wives.