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North Korea may be preparing to test-launch a new, upgraded prototype of an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), South Korean media reported on Thursday, citing military sources. In his New Year’s speech, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said the country was close to test launching an ICBM, and...

Rolls-Royce has agreed to pay £671m to settle bribery and corruption cases with UK and US authorities. The aerospace firm is set to pay £497m plus costs...

Latest findings of research by International Labor Organization are out which indicates that almost 200 million unemployed people will hit globally. This...

Sub-zero temperatures across Ukraine have claimed 40 lives since late December, officials said Friday as the death toll from the cold snap hitting Europe...

The head of Twitter’s China operations has left the firm after seven months in charge. Kathy Chen announced she was leaving following a restructure...

Fifteen people have been hurt after a plane veered off a runway in Goa and spun 360 degrees during take-off. Passengers were evacuated via emergency slides...

Benjamin Netanyahu has been unrelenting in his criticism of the Obama administration over what he condemned as its “shameful” decision not...

A huge search operation is continuing “round the clock” in Russia, after a Russian military plane with 92 people on board crashed into the...

The number of people displaced by a powerful earthquake that hit Indonesia on Wednesday has soared to at least 43,000, emergency officials say. The National...

An undersea earthquake off Indonesia’s northern Aceh province has killed at least 25 people. The 6.5 magnitude quake struck 19km (12 miles) south-east...