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Alexei Navalny's mother sees son's body and accuses Russia of forcing secret funeral without mourners
Alexei Navalny's mother has said she has seen the body of her son - and that officials are trying to force her to hold a private burial ceremony without mourners.
Inside a Russian tourist trip to North Korea: Accordions, snowmobiles and an 'old' plane which 'smelled of mothballs'
Not many people can say they've been to North Korea, but this month's private Russian tour offered a glimpse into a secretive country largely shut off from the rest of the world.
China: Five killed after barge crashes into bridge, as vehicles plunge into water below
Five people have been killed in China after a barge hit a bridge, which led to part of the structure breaking off, and vehicles plunging into the water below.
Joe Biden calls Vladimir Putin a 'crazy SOB' - and the Kremlin reacts
Joe Biden has sparked a war of words with the Kremlin after he called Vladimir Putin a "crazy SOB" at a fundraiser.
Hit squad is 'physically eliminating' Putin's critics, jailed opponent Vladimir Kara-Murza warns
A prominent Russian opposition figure has claimed a state-backed hit squad is "physically eliminating" opponents of Vladimir Putin.
Estonia's weekend warriors: The SAS civilians urging Brits to get off the sofa and learn how to fight
Citizen soldiers on an Estonian island are dubbed "the SAS" because they train with weapons and war paint on Saturdays and Sundays.
Guinness World Records' 'oldest dog' Bobi stripped of title
Bobi, who was crowned the world's oldest dog, has had his title stripped from him following controversy around his real age.
Valencia: Huge fire engulfs block of flats
A large fire has engulfed two residential buildings in Valencia in eastern Spain - with people seen trapped on balconies waiting to be rescued.
US charges Japanese crime boss over alleged trafficking of nuclear materials to Iran
US authorities have charged the leader of a Japanese crime syndicate with conspiring to traffic nuclear materials from Myanmar for expected use in Iranian nuclear weapons.
Grant Shapps says government to take 'very close look' after Sky News showed UK exports 'helping Russia's war'
The defence secretary has said the government will take a "very close look" after Sky News found UK exports are almost certainly helping Russia's war effort in Ukraine.