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An "outstanding an inspiring" American scientist found dead on the Greek island of Crete may have been murdered, police have said. The body of molecular biologist Suzanne Eaton was discovered in a Second World War bunker almost a week after...
The controversial process of fracking for shale gas will resume at a site near Blackpool in Lancashire, Cuadrilla has confirmed. The company said it would remobilise hydraulic fracturing equipment in the third quarter of 2019.If added that subject to regulatory...
Two children are among six foreign nationals to have died after a severe storm struck a tourist hotspot in Greece. Gale-force winds, rain and hailstorms swept through the northern region of Halkidiki late on Wednesday, with two elderly tourists from...
A structure built to contain hundreds of tonnes of radioactive material from the 1986 Chernobyl nuclear disaster has been unveiled by Ukraine's president Volodymyr Zelenskiy. The metal shelter for the power plant's molten reactor number four cost €1.5bn (£1.35bn) to...
Wealthy white cricketers are "significantly overrepresented" at all levels of the game, according to research released on the eve of the World Cup semi-finals.  People from wealthier backgrounds and those who went to private schools were much more likely to...
President Donald Trump has ordered an investigation into France's proposed tax on technology companies.  The US said it was very concerned by the planned digital service tax, a move which could see the States retaliate by imposing new tariffs or...
Islamic State poses a challenge to all countries in the world, while rival terrorist group al Qaeda is resurgent and could be plotting attacks in Europe, the UK's security minister said. Ben Wallace said the IS threat in the UK...
Scotland Yard is facing calls for an investigation into three police officers who were filmed pinning down a man as he appeared to have a seizure. The incident in Tower Hamlets, east London, on Tuesday afternoon - which was recorded...
Financier Ben Goldsmith and banking heiress Kate Rothschild are said to be "united in grief" following the death of their 15-year-old daughter in a "quad bike accident". Iris Annabel Goldsmith, one of three children of Mr Goldsmith and his former...
A zookeeper who was mauled by a tiger died accidentally after entering its enclosure without realising it was not safe, an inquest has concluded. Rosa King, 33, was killed by a Malayan male called Cicip at Hamerton Zoo Park in...

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