A pregnant New Zealand journalist says she turned to the Taliban for help and is now stranded in Afghanistan after her home country has prevented her from returning due to a bottleneck of people in its coronavirus quarantine system. In a column pu..
Ticket applications for the Fifa World Cup Qatar began on January 19, with an initial sales period running until February 8. More than 1.2 million tickets were reportedly requested within the first 24 hours of going on sale, with the UAE among the co..
The women were allowed to attend the match even though Iran has generally barred female spectators from such events. Iranian women were allowed to share a landmark moment as Iran secured qualification on Thursday for November's World Cup in Qa..
A missing World War II plane has been identified in India's remote Himalayas nearly 80 years after it crashed with no survivors, following a treacherous search that led to the deaths of three guides. The C-46 transport aircraft was carrying 13..
A Taliban delegation will hold talks with Western officials in Oslo next week on human rights and humanitarian aid in their first official visit to the West since returning to power, the Norwegian and Taliban governments have said. The Norwegian F..
A teenager with just months to live is carrying out his "final wish" by helping to raise money for a six-year-old who also has cancer. Rhys Langford, 19, from Ebbw Vale, Blaenau Gwent, was diagnosed with osteosarcoma in October..
Actor Arnold Schwarzenegger has been involved in a car accident in Los Angeles, his spokesman has confirmed. A woman was hurt in the four-vehicle crash, which occurred on Friday afternoon, Los Angeles Police said. Photos from the scene show a l..
An investigation has begun after claims that the body of a dead man was taken into Irish post office in an attempt to claim his pension. Reports suggest a deceased pensioner was "propped up by two men" as his body was carried into the bu..
New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Arden has cancelled her wedding as the nation imposes new restrictions to slow the community spread of the COVID-19 Omicron variant, she told reporters on Sunday. New Zealand will impose mask rules and limit gath..