A police helicopter flies over Venezuela’s Supreme Court building in Caracas on Tuesday. Photograph: Reuters

Venezuelan authorities were searching on Wednesday for a policemen who attacked key installations by helicopter, but critics of President Nicolás Mad(...)

Mecca attack: Saudi security forces inspect the site of the foiled terror plot. Photograph: HO/AFP/Getty

Saudi Arabian security forces have foiled a terror plot targeting the Grand Mosque in the Muslim holy city of Mecca, exchanging gunfire with one of th(...)

 Burnt cars and body bags are seen on the on the N236 road between Figueiro dos Vinhos and Castanheira de Pera in  Portugal after a forest fire that killed at least 57 people. Photograph: EPA

Raging forest fires in central Portugal have killed at least 62 people, many of them trapped in their cars as flames swept over a road. Nearly 60 oth(...)

Members of Iranian forces take cover during an attack on the Iranian parliament in central Tehran, Iran. Photograph: Tasnim News Agency/Handout/Reuters

Iran’s Revolutionary Guards ratcheted up the tensions with Saudi Arabia as it accused its regional rival of involvement in Wednesday’s double terroris(...)

People gather at the scene  bombings that targeted the funeral of one of the victims of violent protests in Kabul. Photograph: EPA

At least six people have died after explosions at a funeral in Kabul reportedly attended by government officials, including members of parliament. A (...)

 Adam Osmayev, an English-educated Chechen commander of a Ukrainian volunteer battalion, at its base in Lysychank, eastern Ukraine in 2015. He is in hospital recovering from the attack. Photograph: Dan McLaughlin

Kiev officials believe Moscow was behind a dramatic assassination attempt on a British-educated Chechen who has fought against Kremlin-backed militia (...)

An Afghan man reacts at the site of a blast in Kabul, Afghanistan. Photograph: Reuters/Omar Sobhani

A powerful bomb hidden in a sewage tanker exploded in the morning rush hour in the centre of Kabul on Wednesday, killing at least 80 people, wounding (...)

 Iranian president Hassan Rouhani waves to the crowd at a polling station in Tehran during the presidential elections. Photograph: Handout/AFP/Getty Images

Iranian president Hassan Rouhani pledged on Saturday to open Iran up to the world and deliver freedoms its people have yearned for, in a defiant chall(...)

Combination of pictures showing Emmanuel Macron (in Le Touquet) and Marine Le Pen (in Henin-Beaumont) exiting polling booths. Photograph: Alain Jocard/AFP/Getty Images

By tonight, we will know the name of the Fifth Republic’s eighth president. The candidates: On one side is Emmanuel Macron, a 39-year-old, pro-busine(...)

People walk at Trocadero square as activists from the environmentalist group Greenpeace unfurl a giant banner on the Eiffel Tower which reads ‘Liberty, Equality, Fraternity’ in a call on French citizens to vote against the National Front (FN) presidential candidate Marine Le Pen. Photograph: Reuters

Centrist French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron extended his lead in the polls over his far-right rival Marine Le Pen on Friday, the final day(...)

  • « First
  • Prev
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • Next
  • Last »