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Beirut explosion: At least 135 killed and 5,000 hurt in Beirut blast as officials put under house arrest
The number of dead in Beirut's huge explosion has risen to at least 135, with around 5,000 injured and tens of people still missing.
Beirut explosion: Parents' anguish as newborn daughter injured in Beirut blasts
It takes a very hardened sort of individual not to feel and empathise with the pain of new parents sitting outside the Intensive Care Unit where their little one is struggling to live.
Beirut explosion: Before and after pictures show scale of damage to city
Before and after pictures have shown the extraordinary destruction brought about by a huge explosion in Beirut.
Beirut explosion: 'Casualties everywhere' - Hospitals struggle to cope as bloodied people walk streets
"This is a catastrophe we have on our hands," says a doctor at St George Hospital, less than a mile from the epicentre of the explosion at Beirut port.
Beirut explosion: With its capital shattered by blasts, Lebanon looks less stable than ever
No city is built to withstand blasts of the magnitude that tore through Beirut this week.
Coronavirus: France and Spain record big rises in cases as French situation 'precarious'
France and Spain have both reported large daily rises in coronavirus cases amid fears that parts of Europe could be hit by a second wave later in the year.
Jammu and Kashmir remains under curfew and lockdown a year after losing special status
Curfews have been imposed in many parts of Jammu and Kashmir on the year's anniversary of India revoking the region's special status.
Gold strikes record high after topping $2,000 for first time
Gold has extended its rally - hitting a fresh record high - after soaring past the $2,000 (£1,523) an ounce mark for the first time in history as investors seek a safe haven.
Indian PM Narendra Modi lays foundation for temple on site of mosque destroyed by mobs
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has laid the foundation stone for the Ram temple to be built in the holy city of Ayodhya in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh.
Discovery of hidden penguin colonies in Antarctica boosts known population to more than half a million
Eleven new colonies of emperor penguins have been discovered in Antarctica, scientists have revealed.