More than 23,000 people died between December 2017 and March 2018 - the highest figure since 1999/2000.
It follows tensions between the US and Saudi Arabia over journalist Jamal Khashoggi's disappearance.
Alexandra Damien, 33, was found guilty of fraud and perjury after passing herself off as a victim.
The Volkswagen division "admits responsibility" for selling cars that broke pollution regulations.
China's Communist Party expels general who killed self amid corruption probe, indicts other general on graft charges
Judge Nicholas Hilliard says he himself will hear case of anti-Islam activist next week The anti-Islam activist Tommy Robinson will face a fresh contempt of court hearing next week at the Old Bailey.The founder of the English Defence League is accused of...
Plans for draft agreement to be set before meeting are ditched after talks stall on Irish borderEU leaders have scrapped plans to discuss and publish a draft declaration this week on the bloc’s future trade deal with the UK after the derailment of the tal...
Iran has extended the range of its land-to-sea ballistic missiles to 700km (435 miles), a senior Iranian military official said on Tuesday, as tensions over the weapons rise with the United States.
Two trains collided near the Moroccan capital Rabat on Tuesday, causing injures, local media websites said.
UnitedHealth Group Inc added more members to its health plans in the third quarter, helping it to post a profit well above Wall Street estimates and boost its earnings forecast for the year.
Some materials at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul where journalist Jamal Khashoggi disappeared two weeks ago have been painted over, Turkey's President Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday.
Britain's competition regulator said it would include German discounters Aldi and Lidl, and online retailer Amazon in its probe into Sainsbury's and Asda's proposed merger, as well as long-standing supermarket rivals such as Tesco.