US Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power arrives in Cameroon. Photograph: Andrew Harnik/AP

A vehicle in the convoy of US Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power killed a boy in Cameroon on Monday. Power, who spent the first nine yea(...)

Destruction from a powerful 7.8-magnitude quake in Manta, Ecuador. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

The death toll from Ecuador’s biggest earthquake in decades rose to 350 on Monday as traumatised survivors rested amid the rubble of their homes and r(...)

Mossack Fonseca’s office in Panama: Files show client roster that includes drug dealers, Mafia members, corrupt politicians and tax evaders - and wrongdoing galore

Mossack Fonseca & Co. had a problem in Vegas. Legal papers filed in U.S. District Court in Las Vegas claimed that the Panama-based law firm had(...)

A house  damaged during clashes between Armenian and Azeri forces in the   Nagorno-Karabakh region, which is controlled by separatist Armenians, in a still image taken from video footage. Photograph: Nagorno-Karabakh Military Handout/Reuters TV

A new wave of fighting broke out in the Nagorno-Karabakh region on Saturday, killing dozens and drawing international calls for an immediate ceasefire(...)

 People place flowers and candles in the Place de la Bourse to pay tribute to the  victims of the attacks in Brussels last week. Photograph: Sylvain Lefevre/Getty Images

Belgian prosecutors on Monday released a man they had charged in connection with last week’s deadly Brussels bombings, saying they did not have enough(...)

Mary Lou McDonald and Gerry Adams outside St Patrick’s Cathedral on Fifth Avenue in New York yesterday. Photograph: Simon Carswell/The Irish Times

The controversy around Sinn Féin president Gerry Adams being denied entry to the White House’s St Patrick’s Day party on Tuesday was yesterday escalat(...)

Relatives of those killed in Sunday’s car bomb in Ankara mourn in front of forensic medicine institution in Ankara on Monday. Photograph: EPA

Turkish warplanes struck against Kurdish militant camps in northern Iraq on Monday after 37 people were killed in an Ankara car bombing that security (...)

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump: “The most enjoyable thing about the Trump phenomenon has been watching him make monkeys out of a lot of people who had it coming.”   Photograph: Robert F Bukaty/AP

Here’s why the Trump campaign is wicked fun: I watched Donald Trump in New York for decades, as a bachelor swanning, a party fixture mingling, a maste(...)

 Mr Justice  Richard Humphreys: told by counsel that the Minister had not properly assessed medical evidence concerning his client

A man allegedly involved with Islamic terrorists who opposes a bid by the State to deport him became emotional when asked to give details to a doctor (...)

Savita Halappanavar died in University Hospital Galway on October 28th, 2012, having been admitted a week earlier, miscarrying. Photograph: The Irish Times

Hillary Clinton, the Democratic presidential front-runner, was given a detailed briefing about the death of Savita Halappanavar before she visited Ire(...)