Campaigning in Britain’s most unpredictable election in a generation entered its final day with the two main parties level in most polls and neither on track to command a majority in the parliament of the world’s fifth largest economy.
France’s National Front has suspended its founder Jean-Marie Le Pen in an effort to distance itself from his divisive views, but people who know the firebrand leader say he remains a liability for the far-right party.
The Germanwings co-pilot suspected of deliberately crashing a jet in the Alps in March practised entering the fatal descent settings on the previous, outbound flight, investigators said.
Bayern Munich boss Pep Guardiola believes his side must score in his old stomping ground at the Camp Nou on Wednesday to have any chance of eliminating Barcelona in their Champions League semi-final.
Planes from a Saudi-led coalition struck Yemeni provinces near the Saudi border overnight, killing at least 43 civilians, Houthi sources said, as 22 aid agencies warned that fuel shortages could halt their work.
Ten days after Nepal was struck by a devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake, international aid has finally reached some of the nation’s more remote areas. FRANCE 24 reports from the central Trishuli River.
Led by a $66 million van Gogh and one of Monet's iconic water lilies which sold for $54 million, Impressionist art achieved strong prices on Tuesday as Sotheby's kicked off the spring auctions, taking in a total of $368 million.
The United States ratcheted up pressure on the leaders of the Islamic State jihadist group on Tuesday, adding four names to those targeted by multi-million-dollar bounties.
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After a storm of controversy that revived a global debate over the ethics of French weekly Charlie Hebdo, the PEN American Center stood its ground and honoured the satirical magazine with its Freedom of Expression Courage Award on Tuesday.
Ferry services may soon link the US and Cuba for the first time in more than half a century after the Treasury Department in Washington issued licenses to at least two US companies.
Juventus striker Carlos Tevez smashed home a second-half penalty as the hosts stunned holders Real Madrid with a 2-1 win in an absorbing Champions League semi-final, first leg on Tuesday.
France’s UMP (Union for Popular Movement) party, headed by former president Nicolas Sarkozy, took a step closer Tuesday to changing its name to ‘Les Republicains’ following a vote by its leaders.
Republican Mike Huckabee entered the race for his party’s 2016 presidential nomination on Tuesday, looking to break out from an ever-widening field by drawing on the support of social conservatives attuned to his culture-warrior message.
Wandering hands, lewd comments and incessant text messages asking for dates: these are just some examples of the routine sexism French female journalists say they suffer from at the hands of the country’s politicians. And now they have had enough.
French prosecutors announced Tuesday they had launched an investigation into the illegal profiling of students a day after the mayor of Béziers said his town kept statistics on the religious affiliation of its schoolchildren.