Malaria, one of the biggest killers in Sub-Sahara Africa, has recently started spreading to places that were previously known to be free from the disease.
A quarter of a million extra school places will be needed in England by autumn 2014 to meet rising demand, the National Audit Office has warned.
There is mixed reaction from smokers and non-smokers in Moscow to the government's decision to ban smoking in public places in Russia.
Egyptian Islamist government decides to stop opening any new outlets selling alcohol in places outside larger cities like Cairo.
Dayton -For some people working at Ohio Lottery outlets, the lure of easy money is too much to resist. In the last two years, 24 workers at gas stations and carryouts statewide have been caught stealing winning tickets from unsuspecting lottery players. The stolen prize money ranged from $5 to ...
Israelis go to the polls to vote for a new government in the next week - and like many other places in the world, the economy is one of voters' main concerns.
Poland ranks as one of the most dangerous places to drive in the European Union with more than 4,000 road deaths on average each year.
Charlie Simpson, the lead singer in Fightstar, has earned a place in the record books by playing a concert in one of the coldest populated places on Earth.