Journalists Emiliano Fittipaldi and Gianluigi Nuzzi, lay consultant Francesca Chaouqui bd   Spanish monsignor Angel Lucio Vallejo Balda at their trial in  the Vatican in November 24th. Photograph: Reuters/Osservatore Romano

A Vatican trial into the theft of confidential Holy See documents was postponed on Monday until December 7th, dashing church hopes of wrappin(...)

Turkish PM: 'Turkish airspace should be respected' 1:29

Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu dismisses any suggestion that Ankara should apologise for shooting down a Russian warplane in its airspace last(...)

Greece’s prime minister Alexis Tsipras holds a joint press conference with his Turkish counterpart Ahmet Davutoglu following a meeting  in Ankara on November 18th. Photograph: Adem Altan/AFP/Getty Images

(...) refugees travelling to Europe via Turkey, since both countries spent billions on the military. Turkey spent(...)

Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission (NIHRC) brought the case to legalise abortion in cases of serious foetal malformation, rape or incest. File photograph: Getty Images

(...) all countries in Europe apart from Ireland, San Marino, Malta and Andorra, abortion is permitted in(...)

Richie Towell has jopined Brighton and Hove Albion from Dundalk. Photograph: Sportsfile

England, in Scotland, in Ireland with Dundalk and in Europe, so we are delighted he has decided to join us(...)

Tusk: 'it's our duty to protect our external borders' 1:47

EU Council President Donald Tusk says that after weeks of negotiations an agreement has been reached for a new resettlement scheme for refugees arrivi(...)

Swatch plans to start selling a timepiece that can make contactless payments in the US, Switzerland and Brazil early next year through an agreement with Visa.

(...) other markets through the global partnership, which also includes Visa Europe, Swatch said in a(...)

President Vladimir Putin of Russia, second from left, speaks to  US secretary of state John Kerry, right, at the UN climate change conference in Paris. Photograph: New York Times

US president Barack Obama has told crucial climate change talks in Paris the negotiations represent an act of defiance after the attacks in the(...)

Artist’s impression of a dog-sized horned dinosaur which roamed eastern North America up to 100 million years ago. Photograph: Nick Longrich/University of Bath/PA

(...) experiments in dinosaur evolution. “At the time, many land masses — eastern North America, Europe, Africa(...)

Obama visits Paris attack site to pay tribute 0:49

Shortly after arriving in Paris, US President Barack Obama visits the memorial at the Bataclan concert hall to pay tribute to the victims of the deadl(...)