President calls for online independence in Brazil following revelations about NSA espionage
BBC Panorama reveals footage suggesting a fighter jet dropped an incendiary device on school children, killing at least 10
Pacific nations fear new $1.2bn destroyer could be part of efforts to boost country's military profile
Human Rights Watch say crudely aimed attacks on civilian areas have killed more than 4,000 people since July
Why go in 2013? Because, eventually, the outside world will wake up to these islands
Rebels in eastern Syria said they downed a government fighter jet today, but state television said the plane crashed due to technical difficulties.
When a judge ruled that residents of Fred Wigg Tower in east London would have to put up and shut up over the siting of a missile battery on their roof, justifications included the resonant, almost archaic, "defence of the realm". You can argue until kingdom come whether the Olympics should present a security threat of that order – ministers keep reiterating that they are about sport not security – but after the Black September attack in Munich 40 years ago, and the temptation for the aggrieved to seek spectaculars to rival 9/11, it does not seem unreasonable for any government to treat the Games as a potential target. It would rather be remiss if it did not.
Crowds in Tahrir Square rejoice after Mohamed Morsi is finally declared victor after a week of uncertainty. Alastair Beach reports from Cairo
Missile batteries will be placed on the top of residential flats in east London over the coming days as Britain's armed forces prepare to conduct a major trial of their Olympic defence systems.
Twenty "lost" Spitfires that were buried in Burma during the Second World War could return to the skies, it has been revealed.
Emergency workers were searching for the occupants of six homes last night after a US Navy jet crashed into a group of apartment buildings.
A US navy jet crashed in Virginia today with the two pilots aboard believed to have ejected before the impact, according to reports.
'More luxury jet than family car – with the price tag to match'
The latest batch of UFO files released today contain sightings of mysterious lights over the Glastonbury Festival, a "flying saucer" outside Retford town hall and the bizarre story of "Mork and Mindy's" visit to East Dulwich.
Report on Allende's death was part of inquiry into hundreds of murders committed by Pinochet regime in Chile
Pilots of the RAF's most advanced fighter jets are being grounded because shortages of aircraft spares mean they cannot put in enough flying hours to keep their skills up to date, MPs warned today.