Isdal Woman: The mystery death haunting Norway for 46 years

It’s a mystery that has intrigued Norway for nearly 50 years. In November 1970, the badly burnt body of a woman was found in a remote spot in Norway’s Isdalen valley. Someone... Read more »

Reality Check: Who loves the UK at Eurovision?

It’s Eurovision time again, which means it’s time to take the voting very personally indeed. Who is rejecting the UK’s tunes and who is telling us we’re not alone? Downloading the voting... Read more »

Smartphones that charge in five minutes 'could arrive next year'

Smartphones with batteries that fully charge in five minutes could be available to consumers next year. The technology was first shown off in 2015, when Israeli start-up StoreDot demonstrated its FlashBattery at... Read more »

Trump Russia meeting: Lavrov praises Trump and Tillerson after talks

Moscow and Washington are looking to “remove all the barriers” to having a better relationship, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has said following talks at the White House. Mr Lavrov met with... Read more »

France bans extremely thin models

A law in France banning the use of unhealthily thin fashion models has come into effect. Models will need to provide a doctor’s certificate attesting to their overall physical health, with special... Read more »

Brazil jails eight militants over Rio Olympic plot

A judge in Brazil has jailed eight men for plotting attacks during the 2016 Rio Olympics last year and for using the internet to promote the Islamic State (IS) militant group. The... Read more »

Trump to visit Israel, Vatican and Saudi Arabia in first foreign trip

Donald Trump has said he will visit Israel, the Vatican and Saudi Arabia in his first foreign trip as US president. Mr Trump will travel overseas in late May before heading to... Read more »

Trump tells Abbas 'very good chance' of Mid-East peace deal

Media playback is unsupported on your device US President Donald Trump has said there is “a very good chance” of a Middle East peace deal, during talks with Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas.... Read more »

UK should not back US Middle-East policy, say peers

The unpredictability of Donald Trump’s approach to the Middle East means the UK should no longer support US foreign policy in the region, peers have said. A House of Lords committee concluded... Read more »

New Hamas policy document 'aims to soften image'

The Palestinian militant group Hamas has published a new policy document – the first since its founding charter. It declares for the first time a willingness to accept an interim Palestinian state... Read more »