Police and rescue services are at the scene an apparent car bomb attack on a police cadet training school in the Colombian capital that has left at least eight people dead and 10 injured, the defense ministry said.
Pet-owners and their furry friends flocked to the Church of San Anton in central Madrid, to receive the traditional blessing on the day of Saint Anthony, the Patron Saint of Animals.
Chelsea are set to add some much-needed firepower by reuniting manager Maurizio Sarri with Argentine striker Gonzalo Higuain, according to widespread reports.
Commons Leader Andrea Leadsom has set the date for MPs to debate the Government's Brexit Plan B after the Prime Minister's original deal suffered a historic defeat on Tuesday.
Mounting dangers on Mexican roads have fuelled a booming new business as the trucking industry seeks to fight back: welcome to the world of armoured and bullet-proof trailer trucks.
Ottawa has confirmed the death of Canadian mining executive Kirk Woodman in Burkina Faso. Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland says Canada is working on the investigation with authorities in the west African country.
Colombian President Ivan Duque vows that his country "will not bow to violence" after an apparent car bomb attack on a police cadet training school in capital Bogota left at least five people dead and 10 injured, according to the city's mayor.
Video shows 11 abandoned cats being rescued from sealed boxes.
Florida Republican Senator Rick Scott is defending President Donald Trump's decision to reject a short-term fix to the partial government shutdown, indicating that he thinks Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi is not acting in good faith.
Bogota Mayor Enrique Penalosa confirms there have been at least five dead in an apparent car bomb attack on a police cadet training school in the Colombian capital and at least 10 injured.
Dozens of men rode horses through a bonfire in the small Spanish village of San Bartolome de Pinares in the northwest of Madrid. The event was held in honour of Saint Anthony, the patron saint of animals. The age-old tradition, called ‘Luminarias'...
"If we don't start thinking about it now, our options in the future will rapidly diminish." A recent study shows that at least 60 percent of all wild coffee species will be under threat of extinction in 70 years. #coffeeArabica #climatechange #ex...
In a rare case that's surprised doctors, a pregnant woman who was infected with ebola virus has now given birth to a healthy baby.
Financial adviser Sara Zollo says it's still important for people with lower incomes, or who are struggling with debt, to think about investment planning and saving.
A new trend is on the rise after beauty bloggers claimed it can boost shine and reduce frizz - champagne! A Russian barber has now started treating his clients with the beverage as his salon in Moscow.
Arlene Foster says the backstop needs to be dealt with "in a very clear way"
The Turkish presidential spokesman Ibrahim Kalin answers questions on Hayat Tahrir al Sham taking control over Idlib and northwestern Aleppo. Residents of the region are worried that the recent events could lead to a new round of air strikes by th...
It's been a busy week for the House of Commons and the Speaker, John Bercow. We look at Mr Bercow's best bellows across the house.
Kenyans are outraged over the international media coverage of the #Nairobi attack, and many have taken to social media to call out the "double standards and arrogance". #Nairobi #Kenya #AlShabaab
Ethnic violence in the Democratic Republic of the Congo killed at least 890 over just three days in December 2018, the UN says. #DRC #Congo
Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a welcoming ceremony in front of the Palace of Serbia in Belgrade as he kicks of his state visit to the country.
EU's chief Brexit negotiator says the red lines were put in place by the UK not them and that if they are willing to move them, they will move too.
The partial government shutdown that began on December 22 is the longest in US history. But why does this kind of deadlock happen only in the US? #US #GovernmentShutdown
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn gave a direct message to the Prime Minister, calling for her to make assurances that the UK will not be headed for a no-deal Brexit.
Russian President Vladimir Putin holds talks with his Serbian counterpart Aleksandar Vucic in Belgrade during a state visit to Serbia.
The Spanish village of San Bartolome de Pinares holds its Luminarias festival, in which riders and horses burst through flames in an annual celebration thought to protect the animals from diseases and give their riders fertility. However, there ar...
The rescue mission to save a two-year-old boy who fell down a well in southern Spain continues. Authorities say they have found several strands of his hair raising hopes of finding the toddler whose fate has gripped the nation for days.
Thousands of people marched through central Prague Wednesday to commemorate Czech student Jan Palach who set himself alight exactly 50 years ago in protest against a Soviet-led occupation of former Czechoslovakia. Palach, a Prague philosophy stude...
Continental leaders gather at a meeting of the African Union in Addis Ababa to discuss the disputed election in the DR Congo. The DR Congo election commission declared opposition leader Felix Tshisekedi the winner last Thursday. But a different o...
Helicopters dropped explosives to prevent larger snowslides after heavy snowfall in the region.
Flurries of snow have fallen across parts of Britain as freezing wintry conditions grip much of the country, but those expecting a thick blanketing could be disappointed.
Jeremy Corbyn calls on Theresa May to “take no-deal off the table”.
Russian President Vladimir Putin arrives in Belgrade for a State visit. Putin's visit has generated a lot of support in Belgrade which has prepared a parade in his honour that will weave through Belgrade and culminate at the massive Saint Sava chu...
Prime Minister Theresa May must "ditch the red lines" on Brexit after the defeat of the plan she had agreed with the EU, opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn says.
Caroline Lucas says a People's Vote can break the Brexit "logjam".
A new spaceship-themed hotel dubbed 'The Guardian of the Empire' has opened in the Crimean city of Alushta. Visitors are given the chance to experience the intergalactic world, trying out 3D space flight simulators, playing with laser cannons and ...
Sudanese protesters march in downtown Khartoum, chanting "freedom". Sudanese police on Thursday fired tear gas at protesters marching towards the presidential palace, witnesses said, during a demonstration to demand the resignation of President Om...
Nigel Evans MP says Theresa May needs to listen to leave voters.
Here's the latest for Thursday January 17th: Pelosi says Trump should delay State of the Union; Suicide bombing in Syria kills 4 Americans; L.A. teacher strike negotiations on Thursday; Storms knock down trees in California.
YouTube has banned "harmful or dangerous" prank and challenge videos from its site after several instances of pranks resulted in death or injury. #prank #harmful #birdbox
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras won a confidence vote in parliament on Wednesday, clearing a major hurdle for Greece's approval of an accord to end a dispute over Macedonia's name and averting the prospect of a snap election.
Deasy Tuwo, a 44-year-old scientist, was killed whilst trying to feed the 4.4m-long reptile.
About 70 people arrested for protesting fuel price increases in Zimbabwe three days ago arrive at Harare Magistrate’s Court. The nationwide protests were triggered by President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s announcement that fuel prices were doubling - res...
The secretary general of Tunisia's powerful UGTT trade union, Noureddine Taboubi, gives a speech in front of a crowd gathered in front of the union's headquarters in Tunis, as a major strike took effect in the country Thursday. The Tunisian Genera...
Federal workers and airline employees protested the partial federal government shutdown outside Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport on Wednesday.
Caroline Lucas to tell Theresa May, "get no-deal off the table".
Britain is set to leave the European Union on March 29. Here, we take a look at the latest figures behind Brexit.