The policemen were guarding polio vaccination workers
The suicide bomb comes after a blast killed 20 troops on Sunday
A plot to attack the Belgian capital stokes fears Europe will targeted by radicalised fighters returning from Syria. Charlotte McDonald-Gibson reports from Brussels
Blast is latest setback in Pakistan's fight against insurgency in north-west
Deep inside a complex of secret tunnels in the Highlands stirs a sound which will reverberate through the ages. The world record for the longest echo ever discovered has been shattered by a hidden network of oil storage tanks in Rossshire.
Pensioner suffered third degree burns after mistaking white phosphorus for the stone
Vladimir Zhirinovsky also called for films showing smoking and drinking to be banned
Five terror suspects have been detained in one of Russia's North Caucasus provinces as the country's security agencies were scrambling to uproot any potential threat to the Sochi Games.
Our gardening correspondent's opening resolution is to tidy up. After that, she can get down to her World Cup window boxes and learning how to cloud-prune...
Something to Declare
An army statement said al-Majid died in a military hospital in Beirut
Youth activist Ahmed Spider accused the advert of containing secret codes for possible bomb attacks by the Muslim Brotherhood
15 people were also wounded in the two separate explosions
New Year's Day message included call for improved ties with Seoul but also warning of possible 'nuclear catastrophe'
President Putin wants the Sochi Winter Olympics to showcase Russia as an orderly state
Nasser didn’t hesitate to call on the hangman to decapitate the Brotherhood