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Polluted skies over a solar power generation base in Yanqing, north of Beijing, in September. Photograph: Greg Baker/AFP via Getty Images

China’s ramping-up of climate ambitions “would make a profound contribution” to efforts seeking to keep the rise in global temperatures well below 2 d(...)

US president Donald Trump and China’s president Xi Jinping. Photograph: Nicolas Asfouri/AFP via Getty

US president Donald Trump has a bank account in China and has unsuccessfully pursued business projects there, according to an analysis of his tax reco(...)

US president Donald Trump and US first lady Melania Trump, posing for a picture with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi and Saudi Arabia’s King Salman bin Abdulaziz al-Saud during the inauguration of the Global Center for Combating Extremist Ideology “Etidal” in Riyadh in May 2017. Saudi Arabia was defeated in its attempt to win election to the UN Human Rights Council last week. Photograph:   Bandar Al-Jaloud/Saudi Royal Palace/AFP via Getty Images

The UN’s Geneva-based Human Rights Council was established in 2006 to replace a widely discredited predecessor which had been tarnished by the poor ri(...)

Walter Bujakowski, who was originally from Biala Podlaska in Eastern Poland, survived Auschwitz and later moved to London where he met and married Kathleen Hurley from Drimoleague.

Warm tributes have been paid to an Auschwitz concentration camp survivor who lived in West Cork for almost 40 years but passed away last weekend at th(...)

People walk past a tree in Melbourne’s central business district on Thursday. Photograph: Getty Images

Australia’s second largest city, Melbourne, has marked the 100th day of one of the world’s longest pandemic lockdowns. The Victoria state government (...)

Pastor Fred Alimet buttons up Silus Odii’s shirt after releasing him from being tethered inside.  Photograph: Christopher Hopkins

The corrugated iron door unlocks from the outside and pushes open slowly. A girl in a faded dress and green sandals looks up as the unforgiving Afr(...)

The researchers said their findings indicate previous exposure to the virus may not guarantee total immunity.

Researchers in the US have reported the country’s first confirmed case of coronavirus reinfection. A 25-year-old man with no known immune disorders o(...)

The furore facing the South Korean technology group Samsung came after BTS band member Kim Nam-joon, known as RM, commented on the 70th anniversary of the Korean war. Photograph: EPA

Samsung has withdrawn products branded with K-pop superstars BTS from online platforms in China after a band member’s comments on the Korean war spark(...)

US actor Tom Cruise  wears a face mask on the set of the next Mission Impossible film in Rome. Photograph: Alberto Pizzoli/ AFP

Image of the week: The masked Maverick One cruise was back in action this week: Tom Cruise. Pictured here experiencing the pandemic-era glamour of fi(...)

Shane Crosse  rides Pretty Gorgeous to victory in the bet365 Fillies’ Mile at Newmarket Racecourse. Photograph: PA

Irish racing’s regulatory body has backed its drug testing standards as investigations continue into the Gain feed contamination controversy. On Frid(...)

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