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There are no suspicious circumstances surrounding his death, according to North Yorkshire Police. Photograph: iStock

Police in England are looking for relatives in Ireland of a 70-year-old man found dead at his home in North Yorkshire last week. Simon Curtis Smith d(...)

A US air force F15E  fighter jet is pictured as it prepares to land at RAF Lakenheath in England on Monday. Photograph: Chris Radburn/AFP via Getty Images

A search to find a US air force pilot whose single-seater fighter jet crashed into the North Sea off the northeast coast of England is under way. The(...)

Co-artistic directors of Pan Pan Theatre Gavin Quinn and Aedín Cosgrove

When did you last cry? Aedín: You’re always crying. You were crying in the rehearsal room the other day. Gavin: No I wasn’t! Aedín: It was close. T(...)

A Royal Malaysian air force Sukhoi SU-30 fighter jet. Two Chinese Sukhoi Su-30 fighter jets intercepted a US WC-135 plane, which was conducting a radiation survey in international airspace over the East China Sea, according to the US. Photograph: Wallace Woon/EPA

Two Chinese SU-30 fighter jets buzzed an American radiation-detecting aircraft in what the US air force described as an “unprofessional” manoeuvre ove(...)

Rosie Murphy with Ruby and Jess: my children can now play with their cousins

‘Are you delighted being home?” Every time I’m asked that question I need to think. Should I be honest and risk insulting the person or do I smile an(...)

Chinese paramilitary police officers secure the   entrance of the Philippine embassy in Beijing: The road to the mission was closed off by authorities  although the situation remained  calm. Photograph: Nicolas Asfouri/AFP/Getty Images

Beijing issued a swift and irate response to a ruling by an international tribunal in The Hague in favour of the Philippines on China’s claims over di(...)

 Anti-China protesters  protest against China’s territorial claims in the Spratly  islands in the South China Sea in front of the Chinese Consulate on July 12th, 2016, in Makati, Philippines. Photograph: Dondi Tawatao/Getty Images

An international arbitration court’s ruling that China’s territorial claims in the South China Sea have no legal basis has increased the possibility o(...)

A Chinese coast guard vessel passing near the Chinese oil rig Haiyang Shi You 981 in the South China Sea in June. China began a week of military manoeuvres around the disputed Paracel Islands on Tuesday. Photograph: Nguyen Minh/Reuters

China’s powerful state newspaper Global Times has urged the country’s military to prepare for military confrontation ahead of an international arbitra(...)