CAIRO — An Egyptian man accused of supporting the Islamic State was sentenced to death on Saturday in the fatal stabbing of an 82-year-old Christian doctor in Cairo.Prosecutors said the killing in September 2017 happened when the 40-year-old def ...

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BBC News broadcaster Richard Baker died at John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford, his son confirmed to the BBC. The presenter famously introduced the first ever TV news bulletin to be aired on BBC News back in 1954. As tributes pour in from BBC star ...

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Maldivian President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih has taken the oath of office before thousands of people and hundreds of foreign dignitaries, vowing to end systematic corruption and investigate alleged human rights abuses under his predecessor, Abdulla ...

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A bespoke tunnel of light created from more than 57,000 LEDs is providing festive cheer and selfie heaven to city visitors.The video installation is the centrepiece of Norwich's Christmas lights offer and welcomes people in their tens of thousan ...

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Image copyright PA Image caption Westminster Bridge was one of five crossing blocked by protesters Protesters blocked off five major bridges in central London as part of a so-called "rebellion day".Organisers said thousands have gathered in cent ...

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WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is making it easier for employers to exclude birth control from health insurance benefits provided under the Affordable Care Act, and it has come up with a new justification, saying that female employees can ...

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Tonight, The X Factor quarter finals are getting a big bang makeover with our finalists singing songs by Frank Sinatra and other classic artists. Scarlett Lee will be singing the classic Can't Take My Eyes Off You on the ITV show. Before she doe ...

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Former BBC newsreader Richard Baker has died aged 93.The son of a plasterer, London-born Baker introduced the first news bulletin broadcast on BBC TV in July 1954.He went on to become one of the BBC's best known personalities, fronting the Last ...

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Soon after Mohammed bin Salman, also known as MBS, was appointed Saudi crown prince in 2017, prominent Muslim leader Sheikh Salman al-Awdah was arrested, allegedly for his refusal to tweet in support of the Saudi-led blockade of Qatar. In Septem ...

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A lot of “important” movies came out this week. There’s “Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald,” the newest installment of the “Harry Potter” franchise; “Widows,” the critically acclaimed new thriller from Steve McQueen and Gillian Flynn; ...

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