Read article : The 13 cheapest holiday destinations in the world for couples

Gunmen storm Intercontinental Hotel in Afghan capital

At least four gunmen stormed a hotel in the Afghan capital on Saturday evening, triggering a shootout with security forces, officials said.        


Would you swap your pet for a snail?

In Russia, keeping exotic animals getting is more and more popular each year.


Brazil declares yellow fever emergency in Minas Gerais

Minas Gerais is one of several southern states hit by an outbreak ahead of the carnival season.

United Kingdom

Government starts new Office for Product Safety and Standards to manage recalls after Grenfell warnings

Office for Product Safety and Standards will manage responses to large-scale product recalls and identify risks


US government shutdown latest: Democrats and Republicans trade blame as no deal reached on budget bill

Trump calls the shutdown a Democratic 'present', while the opposition says the Republicans have 'failed the American people'


Pope in Peru: Francis speaks out on violence against women

Francis, who is in Peru, calls on the faithful to combat a "plague" of abuse across Latin America.


Deported from Belgium, tortured in Sudan

Has Belgium failed in its duty to protect asylum seekers?


Missed this week's entertainment news?

Take a look at some of the week's biggest stories from the world of entertainment.


Clashes continue over disputed Honduras election result

Police fire tear gas at protesters and clear makeshift roadblocks in towns across the country.


Martin Lewis explains how to clear your card debt without it costing you dear

Money saving expert Martin Lewis explains exactly how to deal with January card bills in a way that means you pay as little as possible to clear it

Showbiz & TV

SPOILER ALERT – Has EastEnders’ Mick lost the Queen Vic?

For the most part, Mick has done The Vic proud. But with the loot that the landlord was banking on having gone missing, it looks like his beloved boozer may still be lost, as the clock is ticking and Fi needs the rest of the money by Friday. Of course, Mi

United Kingdom

Government introduces new product safety office

The move comes after concerns over faulty appliances linked to several fires, including Grenfell.

Other news portals:,,
Other portals: Property for sale in UK,, Best jobs in United Kingdom, Beste jobs in Deutschland.