Powers divided over Syria ceasefire

A US push for an immediate ceasefire in Syria runs into Russian opposition ahead of talks aimed at reviving stalled peace negotiations on the conflict.

A US push for an immediate ceasefire in Syria runs into Russian opposition ahead of talks aimed at reviving stalled peace negotiations on the conflict.

Nato steps into Aegean migrant crisis

Nato is sending ships to the Aegean Sea to deter people-smugglers taking migrants from Turkey to Greece, Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg says.

Nato is sending ships to the Aegean Sea to deter people-smugglers taking migrants from Turkey to Greece, Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg says.

VIDEO: Cruise passengers on ‘terrifying experience’

Passengers on board a cruise ship battered by a major Atlantic storm off the US east coast, have been speaking about their voyage on the high seas.

Passengers on board a cruise ship battered by a major Atlantic storm off the US east coast, have been speaking about their voyage on the high seas.

Google defends UK tax arrangements

Google’s UK chief defends the search giant’s tax arrangements in a hearing before MPs on the Commons Public Accounts Committee.

Google’s UK chief defends the search giant’s tax arrangements in a hearing before MPs on the Commons Public Accounts Committee.

Storm Imogen lashing parts of the UK

More than 13,000 homes are without power and travel is disrupted as Storm Imogen brings heavy rain and winds of up to 96mph to parts of Britain.

More than 13,000 homes are without power and travel is disrupted as Storm Imogen brings heavy rain and winds of up to 96mph to parts of Britain.

Indian quarterly growth slows to 7.3%

India’s economy grew at an annual rate of 7.3% in the December quarter, official figures show, compared with a revised 7.7% in the previous quarter.

India’s economy grew at an annual rate of 7.3% in the December quarter, official figures show, compared with a revised 7.7% in the previous quarter.

Dozens dead as two migrant boats sink

Two boats on their way to Greece capsize near Turkey, killing at least 33 migrants, Turkish media say.

Two boats on their way to Greece capsize near Turkey, killing at least 33 migrants, Turkish media say.

Dissident republicans claim Dublin murder

Dissident republicans claim they carried out a shooting in Dublin on Friday in which a man was killed and two others wounded.

Dissident republicans claim they carried out a shooting in Dublin on Friday in which a man was killed and two others wounded.