Militants kill 230 plus in Egypt mosque

Militants have killed more than 230 people at a mosque in Egypt’s North Sinai, detonating a bomb and gunning down worshippers in the deadliest attack in the country’s modern history.

Reports of shooting sparks panic in London

Panic erupted among Christmas shopping crowds on London’s Oxford Street as armed officers raced to respond to reports of shots being fired but police say they’ve found no evidence of gunfire or casualties.

Irish govt set to fall as Brexit looms

Ireland’s minority government looks set to collapse after the party propping it up submitted a motion of no confidence in the deputy prime minister, weeks before a summit on Britain’s plans to leave the European Union.

City of love to woo bankers from London

Nobody ever bragged about taking their lover to Frankfurt for the weekend.

Tiger shot after fleeing circus in Paris

A tiger has been shot dead in western Paris after escaping from a circus, police say.

Mnangagwa vows to rebuild Zimbabwe

New President Emmerson Mnangagwa has laid out a grand vision to revitalise Zimbabwe’s ravaged economy and is vowing to rule on behalf of all the country’s citizens.

Hope fades for missing Argentine submarine

Families of the 44 crew members of a missing Argentine submarine are giving up hope after a days-long wait at the sub’s Mar del Plata naval base, saddened and angered by evidence that the vessel may have exploded.