Syrian boy sits wounded in ambulance after a deadly airstrike in Aleppo
Heartbreaking images of a young Syrian boy who was injured when his home in Aleppo was destroyed in an airstrike have shocked the world, showing...
2000-year-old rural synagogue in Galilee may be similar to sites where Jesus taught
Archaeologists have unearthed the ruins of an unusual rural synagogue in an ancient Jewish village close to Mount Tabor in lower Galilee, Israel,...
Could Zika virus devastate the brain like Alzheimer's?
An investigation by La Jolla Institute of Allergy and Immunology in California found the virus can 'wreak havoc' in adults' brains by attacking...
Family builds three-storey home in a crater at an abandoned construction site
The house is virtually undetectable from street level. The owner of the home in Hubei, central China, is said to have refused to move owing to a...
Mystery of Ötzi's 5,300-year-old wardrobe is solved: 'Iceman' sported a bear-hat and goat-leather coat when he died
Researchers from University College Dublin, looked at nine fragments of leather from Ötzi’s clothes and quiver, and were able to identify the...
Airbus wants to make self-FLYING taxis
Airbus, based in Toulouse, France, is creating a fleet of flying taxis named CityAirbus (artist's impression pictured), as well as an electric,...
Scottish nurse who survived Ebola could be struck off 'after hiding high temperature'
Pauline Cafferkey faces being struck off after allegations she hid details about her temperature from medical staff in Heathrow when she returned...
North Korea warns it will destroy US military bases in the Asian region
North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un has warned the United States he is closely watching for any signs of aggression and would respond by wiping out...
'Exceptional' teacher Ethan McKen was swept out to sea at Bulgarian resort
Ethan McKen, 24, who was not a confident swimmer, was dragged under as he walked in shallow water at Sunny Beach, near Burgas, Bulgaria.
Video shows women launching themselves at moving train during rush hour in Mumbai
The video shows hundreds of women queuing on the platform at a station in Mumbai, India. Numerous women throw themselves on board before it stops...
Female TV presenters are told they have a month to lose weight by Egyptian state channel
Women’s rights groups slammed the Egyptian Radio and Television Union (ERTU) over the move, with one declaring that it ‘violates the constitution’.
Turkey car bomb explodes by wedding party killing 6 and injuring around 70
The bomb was an attack on a police station in the eastern province of Van, which killed a police officer and two civilians. At least 73 other...