The EU has pledged to make all plastic packaging recyclable by 2030.
The Hubble telescope has scored an unprecedented close-up view of one of the Universe's oldest galaxies.
Donkeys, horses and camels are beaten and forced to carry tourists in extreme heat, a group says.
More than 40 children have been injured after a school bus hit a number of cars and crashed into the side of a building in Germany.
Security researchers have discovered powerful new malicious software which is capable of stealing WhatsApp messages from Android devices.
For years I had wanted to visit my family’s homeland. There at last, I found a memorable tapas bar, soulful culture and a town with my name.
Mystery continues to surround an American family after 12 siblings were found shackled to their beds with chains and padlocks - but do family photos posted online tell a different story?
A teenager is "very lucky to be alive" after his father hired a helicopter on a hunch which then discovered the youth trapped in his car at the side of the road.
Dolores O'Riordan, who has died age 46, had a particular place in the hearts of Asian music fans.
Several shots were fired at Oliver Ivanovic outside his office in the northern city of Mitrovica.
North Korea has slammed a tweet by President Donald Trump as the "spasm of a lunatic" and "bark of a rapid dog".
Tensions in Iran, record-breaking cold weather in the United States and a year of production cuts have contributed to higher prices, and they could go higher still.
A huge fire has caused extensive damage to Jakarta's heritage maritime museum housed in Dutch colonial warehouses.
The bridge was under construction when it collapsed into a ravine south-east of the capital, Bogotá.
Bangladesh and Myanmar have reached an agreement - but aid agencies have raised concerns.
Police arrest the parents of 13 children allegedly held captive in their California home.
The disaster is considered the worst oil spill in decades, which Greenpeace says is posing a threat to “an important spawning ground” for fish and several whale species.
The fugu fish, which can be more poisonous than cyanide, was sold without the toxic parts removed.
The Australian man hired a helicopter after suspecting his son had been in a car crash.
The lead singer of Irish band Cranberries had been due to record a new version of their hit song Zombie the day after she died.
North Korean artists performing for South Korean audiences could be a moment of rare inter-Korean reconciliation, or bitter controversy.
The visit is overshadowed by child sexual abuse accusations against some member of Chilean clergy.
A James Bond actor claims she was sexually assaulted by Steven Seagal in his hotel room during an audition when she was 25-years-old.
The unusual sight of a wallaby bounding across the Sydney Harbour Bridge has surprised early-morning motorists.
The American Grammy-winning singer was best-known for the 1969 hit Oh Happy Day.
A suburb of Mexico City is dealing with crime by breaking from the establishment party system.
Clamping your nose and mouth shut when you need to sneeze is dangerous, doctors warn the public.
Joseph Warungu peeps into WhatsApp groups to find out who the group administrators really are.
Insects are often portrayed as a sustainable superfood - but do they taste any good?
Reality Check looks at the sporting skills of the secretive state.
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