Prominent Nigerians say president should take leave after “apparent deterioration” of his health.
Watch Marine Le Pen and François Fillon reading the same passage – two weeks apart (in French).
The White House postpones reductions in sodium and other measures championed by Michelle Obama.
He will start with a WWF-partnered research ship that will remove plastic waste from the ocean.
Japan’s Shiki-shima luxury train has hit the rails and we just know you’d love to go for a ride!
The distributor for the French brand says 3.7 million bottles are at risk from plastic contamination
A deal has been struck between US writers and studios after talks aimed at securing better terms.
Celebrities strut their stuff at Met Ball in New York.
An address by the French presidential candidate seems to repeat one by beaten rival François Fillon.
In an emotional address, the US television host pleads with his audience to support Obamacare.
It’s an excuse for celebrities to be pretty extravagant on the red carpet. With that, naturally, comes a response from the internet.
A group in Ontario are using animals like capybaras and kinkajous to reduce stress.
The organisers are accused of creating a “dangerous and panicked situation” for thousands of people.
The victims are understood to be subcontractors hired by the South Korean giant’s shipbuilding arm.
Calls for revenge came after Pakistan denied killing two Indian soldiers in disputed Kashmir.
The Thaad system now has the basic capability to intercept North Korean missiles, say US officials.
Ukraine and Syria are both expected to feature in Angela Merkel’s first Russian visit in two years.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ball is the highlight of the New York social calendar, and this year the event is honouring Japanese fashion designer Rei Kawakubo and her Comme Des Garcons label.
Twelve months after the entire town evacuated, the community is a long way from a full recovery.
Nothing so dramatic as recognition of Israel – but how much of a change is there?
The new constituent body would circumvent the opposition-controlled National Assembly.
Russian actors relish playing the Queen and British prime ministers in Moscow, Sarah Rainsford reports.
Antonio is one of only three remaining professional miniature makers in Europe.
The 85-year-old who fired her granddaughter’s imagination with daydreams and dresses.
Margaret Lee flew to Amsterdam to meet someone and now refuses to go home, police say.