By Andrea Shalal BERLIN (Reuters) - A 21-year-old Syrian refugee was arrested on Sunday after killing a pregnant woman with a machete in Germany, the fourth violent assault on civilians in western Europe in 10 days, though police said it did not appear linked to terrorism. The incident, however, may add to public unease surrounding Chancellor Angela Merkel's open-door refugee policy that has seen over a million migrants enter Germany over the past year, many fleeing war in Afghanistan, Syria and Iraq. The Syrian had been involved in previous incidents causing injuries to others, and had apparently acted alone, a police spokesman said.
Taylor Swift’s PR-week-from-hell continued last night as her ex boyfriend Calvin Harris took to social media to chuck some (more) shade at his former love. The Scottish DJ arguably kicked off Taylor’s downfall last week when he had enough of her people trying to badmouth him in the press after she allegedly cheated on him with Tom Hiddleston whilst he was in hospital following a car crash. Taking to Twitter, Calv warned his ex that he refused to let her “bury” him like she tried to “bury” Katy Perry last year.
Writing on Facebook, the young boy's grandmother said: "Would like to thank everyone involving in trying to help the emergency services and a big thank you to Walgrave Hospital for the help and support.
Kate Beckinsale has taken to social media to deny all rumours that she is dating her close friend David Walliams, and we have to admit, she did it in the best way ever. The actress gave celebs everywhere a lesson in how to handle the rumour mill as she shared a photo taken by the paparazzi of herself and David enjoying a fun dinner date. Alongside the image, Kate tweeted: “This is my dear friend, @davidwalliams.
British finance minister, Philip Hammond, said the government could launch a stimulus package this autumn after survey data showed the economy was battered by the Brexit vote
Dr Kate Granger raised more than £250,000 for a cancer charity before she died from the disease.
Praise from global luminaries for their compassionate response to the influx of migrants has not helped restore tourism on the island of Lesbos
If you have only just stopped crying over Paul Coker’s heartbreaking death in EastEnders earlier this week then we’re sorry, but you’re probably going to start again. Just one day after it was revealed that Paul’s brutal death was the result of a homophobic attack in the hit BBC One soap, the actor who played him - Jonny Labey - has shared an example of the homophobic abuse that he has been receiving on Twitter since his death aired. Referencing the horrific massacre in Orlando gay club Pulse, which took the lives of 49 innocent people last month, Twitter user @NabilFekirinho wrote: “@jonnylabey You should’ve died in Orlando instead pal”.
Meteorologists say a temperature of 54C (129F) recorded in Kuwait on 21 July could be the hottest ever reliably recorded on Earth. Higher temperatures have been recorded in Libya and the US, but both figures are now disputed by climate experts. The figure has yet to be confirmed by the World Meteorological Organisation (WMO) as the data has not yet been received from the Kuwait office.
The Camp Nou side have made a move for the 32-year-old in their hunt for attacking reinforcements.
Agnes Brown also paid tribute to some of the BBC’s most loved situation comedies in the live episode of Mrs Brown’s Boys.
Police have told Sky News there is no evidence pointing to the incident, which happened outside a bus station, being a terrorist attack. Spokesman Bjoern Reusch said that witnesses said the man, who was known to police, was having an argument with the woman before attacking her about 4.30pm local time. The driver's brother has told Sky News he did it deliberately and has been released from hospital after suffering minor injuries.
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump pictured on day three of the Republican National Convention at the Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio on July 20, 2016
Crowd gathers at a ceremony to unveil the AG600 amphibious plane, in Zhuhai, southern China's Guangdong Province, on July 23, 2016
Liverpool and England defender Nathaniel Clyne has been forced to call in Merseyside Police after a sex tape involving him and another woman was leaked on the internet. Clyne, who was single at the time, is said to be "horrified" the footage, which features him having sex with a women while a male friend was in the room, has gone public. A source told The Sun newspaper: "It's been difficult for Nathaniel.
Security footage shows the moment a woman was attacked by a tiger
The show will be available to watch on the streaming service in the UK from January, within 24 hours of episodes being broadcast in the US.
British holidaymakers spent hours sweating in their cars as 15-hour queues snaked back from the port of Dover on Sunday due to heightened entry checks by French border police.
A woman was mauled to death and another was seriously injured when they were attacked by Siberian tigers at a wildlife park in Beijing. The pair reportedly got into an argument while driving round Beijing Badaling Wildlife World, which ended when one of the women decided to get out of their car. CCTV footage shows the moment a tiger leaps at the woman from behind, grabbing her and pulling her away from the vehicle.
By Abhishek Takle BUDAPEST (Reuters) - Triple Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton won the Hungarian Grand Prix on Sunday to seize the championship lead from team mate Nico Rosberg for the first time this season. The Briton took the chequered flag less than two seconds ahead of the German, who had lined up on pole position at the Hungaroring but lost out to Hamilton at the start in the key moment of the race. Hamilton, who has now won in Hungary a record five times, leads Rosberg by six points after 11 of the season's 21 races.
The UK does not have the monopoly on referendums — in 1995 Quebec came close to voting for independence from Canada. While Canada avoided a Quexit (I could not resist), the province was hit by some of the same issues as the UK faces post-Brexit vote: namely, a starkly divided nation, and uncertainty (the close Quebec vote meant many feared another referendum). Dax DaSilva is the founder and CEO of Lightspeed, a tech company based in Montreal, Quebec.
The actor donned a Guy Fawkes face mask as he roamed around the San Diego convention centre posing for pictures with unsuspecting fans.
Huge congratulations are in store for footballer Jamie Vardy and his new wife Rebekah, with the pair confirming that they are expecting their second baby together. The 29-year-old England star married Rebekah in a star-studded ceremony two months ago, with their spokesperson announcing their happy news earlier today. Jamie and Rebekah already have nineteen-month-old Sofia together, with Jamie also being dad to five-year-old Ella and Becky being mum to six-year-old Taylor and eleven-year-old Megan from previous relationships.
Al Qaeda chief Ayman al-Zawahiri has appeared in an audio interview calling on fighters to take Western hostages and exchange them for jailed jihadists, the monitoring service SITE Intelligence Group said on Sunday. In recording posted online, Al-Zawahiri called on the global militant network to kidnap Westerners "until they liberate the last Muslim male prisoner and last Muslim female prisoner in the prisons of the Crusaders, apostates, and enemies of Islam," according to SITE. Zawahiri is believed to be seeking refuge in the Afghanistan-Pakistan border area that is the Taliban's base.