The grave of a real-life Asterix containing what is believed to be an ancient Gallic warrior who came to Britain and fought Julius Caesar has been discovered, archaeologists have announced.
Wildlife experts have warned this week’s hot weather could see an increase in snakes becoming trapped in garden netting as the reptiles seek out food and water.
Kenya's Finance Minister Henry Rotich and other treasury officials were arrested on Monday on corruption and fraud charges over a multi-million dollar project to build two mega dams, police said.
The man known as 'Nick', who sparked the Westminster VIP paedophile scandal with a series of lurid allegations against high profile figures, has been found guilty of making the entire thing up.
Anger soared in Hong Kong on Monday over a vicious assault on pro-democracy protesters by suspected triad gangsters that left dozens wounded, a dramatic escalation of the political turmoil plaguing the Chinese territory.
Wetherspoons has become the first large business to stop using receipts after customers complained of mess and the waste of paper.
Charlie Elphicke, the Tory MP for Dover, has been charged with three counts of sexual assault against two women, the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) has said.
Councils attempting to plant eco-friendly wildflower verges could be inadvertently harming butterflies, beetles and bees, a charity has warned, because they are sowing foreign seeds.
Iran has captured 17 spies working for the US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) and some have been sentenced to death, Iranian media reported on Monday.
When Britain swelters in soaring temperatures, it is not everyone's idea of bliss.
Bailiffs will be required by law to wear body worn cameras amid fears they are intimidating and threatening householders.
Puerto Rico's Governor Ricardo Rossello has announced he will not seek re-election next year following protests demanding his resignation following the release of compromising messages.