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6.9-magnitude earthquake hits Indonesian holiday island of Lombok
A 6.9-magnitude earthquake has hit the Indonesian island of Lombok just hours after a 6.3 tremor struck the tourist destination.
Disease outbreaks feared as thousands trapped by Kerala flood
Aid workers have said they fear outbreaks of disease as thousands of people remain stranded after Kerala's worst flooding in a century.
Italy to launch 'enormous' infrastructure project after Genoa bridge collapse
Italy will launch a national plan to make motorways, bridges and schools safe following the collapse of the Morandi bridge in Genoa, the government said.
France: 840 bridges are at risk of collapse, audit warns
About 840 bridges across France are at risk of collapsing, an audit commissioned by the government has warned.
Indonesia's Lombok island hit by new quake
A 6.3 magnitude tremor has struck the Indonesian holiday island of Lombok, after an earthquake killed hundreds of people there earlier this month.
Germany probing Yazidi teen’s claim her former IS captor tracked her down
German prosecutors are looking into an Iraqi refugee's claim her former Islamic State captor tracked her down in Germany but police could not help.
Lazio ultras want to ban women from 'sacred space' at team's Rome stadium
The die-hard fans of one Italian top flight team want women to stay away from their "sacred space" in the stadium, according to news reports.
Kevin Spacey film Billionaire Boys Club makes just £98 on opening day
Kevin Spacey's new film Billionaire Boys Club made a pitiful £98 on its opening day in cinemas, according to reports.
Fake it till you make it: Slovenian former comedian Marjan Serec becomes prime minister
A former comedian has become prime minister of Slovenia - after abandoning an early career impersonating politicians.
Ex-UN secretary-general Kofi Annan dies: World mourns 'great leader'
Former UN secretary-general Kofi Annan, a Nobel Peace Prize laureate, has died at age 80.