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Coronavirus: First outbreak in New Zealand after 102 days sees Auckland put into lockdown
Coronavirus has broken out again in New Zealand after more than 100 days and prompted the country's government to put its largest city into strict lockdown.
Coronavirus: Global cases surpass 20 million, but experts believe real figure is higher
The number of confirmed coronavirus cases around the world has reached 20 million.
Coronavirus: Russia becomes first country to approve COVID-19 vaccine - but experts have doubts
Russia has become the first country in the world to approve a coronavirus vaccine, Vladimir Putin has announced, amid concerns the process was rushed for political purposes.
Belarus presidential election candidate flees country amid crackdown on protests
The main opposition candidate in Belarus' presidential election has fled her country amid a police crackdown on protests - and she is now "safe" in Lithuania.
Beirut explosion: Lebanon PM and entire government resigns after deadly blast
Lebanon's Prime Minister Hassan Diab and the country's entire government have resigned after the deadly Beirut blast that killed at least 160 people.
Thirty-year-old corpse found in derelict £30m Paris mansion near French PM's house
A 30-year-old corpse has been discovered inside a £30m Paris mansion just a few hundred metres from the French prime minister's official residence.
BP worker sacked over Hitler meme wins more than £100,000 in compensation
A BP worker who was sacked after sharing a meme featuring Adolf Hitler has been awarded AUS$200,000 (£109,000) in compensation.
Trump says '1917' Spanish flu 'probably ended Second World War' in historical blunders
Donald Trump has said the Spanish flu "probably ended the Second World War" - despite the conflict having started almost two decades later.
Trump escorted from news briefing by Secret Service after shooting outside White House
Donald Trump was abruptly escorted out of a televised press briefing by a Secret Service agent after a shooting outside the White House.
Coronavirus: The lonely babies whisked from their COVID-positive mothers for their own safety
Baby A is less than an hour old and already on Turkey's pandemic risk list.