Central Paris was rocked by the explosion, which was caught on camera by witnesses. French emergency services are currently on the scene of a residential block of flats attempting to control the inferno. It it not et known if anybody is injured.A witness snapped a picture of the...
Greek officers fired tear gas as angry migrants hoping to make their way to northern Europe hurled stones and bottles after being barred from reaching a nearby border crossing, witnesses said. Syrian refugee Yaser said: “We don't want to fight with the Greek police. We want to go...
France saw its lowest turnout of 23,000 Gilet Jeune protesters this week, many of whom carried French flags and held signs calling for President Emmanuel Macron to hold referendums for citizens to have a say in big policy decisons. By this afternoon, there were 21 arrests in Paris and also...
Dozens of residents on Groote Eylandt, about 30 miles from the Northern Territory, Australia have been infected with an unknown disease that causes a slow and painful death. For years, the aboriginal people thought they were cursed but doctors have discovered many were infected with Machado-Joseph Disease (MJD)....
According to the European Commission, VW group who own Volkswagen, Audi and Porsche, BMW and Daimler, Mercedes parent acted illegally by colluding to delay the introduction of two emission reducing technology. In a preliminary inquiry, the European Commission concluded the German car giants held so-called “circle of five”...
The President made a visit to a new two-mile barrier put in place along the US-Mexico border in Calexico, California. Mr Trump accepted a plaque from border agents and sheriffs in front of the wall. The wall – really a huge fence - is 30 feet tall and...
Women cover their faces with brightly coloured saris when they cross roads crowded with cars, lorries, mopeds and motorcycle taxis. Everywhere people struggle to breathe. Welcome to New Delhi, the most polluted city on Earth.A report by Greenpeace and Swiss environment group IQ AirVisual has named two districts...
Archaeologists found the well-preserved and finely painted tomb near the Egyptian town of Sohag, and unveiled their discovery on Friday. Around 50 mummified animals were discovered in the tomb. The tomb is believed to have been built for a senior official named Tutu and his wife, and is one of...
Flight industry unions in Spain say they are still willing to negotiate over pay and conditions but if no agreement is reached, they are calling for a walkout from Easter Saturday, April 20th. The strike would affect all Spanish airports, the unions have confirmed. "The USO air sector,...
In February, the European Commission slashed eurozone growth forecasts, sparking fears over the bloc’s biggest economies. The Comission warned growth will slow to 1.3 percent from 1.9 percent in 2018 and while this is expected to rebound to 1.6 percent in 2020, the new estimates are less optimistic...