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Baby dies after being found in hot car

A baby girl has died in Ireland after being found in a car on the hottest day of the year. The seven-month-old had been airlifted to hospital from the village of Dundrum in County Tipperary. Irish police said emergency services had responded to a 999 call after the...

Four climbers found dead in tent on Everest

Four bodies have been found inside a tent at the highest camp on Mount Everest, rescuers have confirmed. Officials said the four bodies were found by a team of rescuers who were there to recover the body of a Slovak mountaineer who died over the weekend. The...
Mexico: Secret tunnel found in Reynosa prison

Mexico: Secret tunnel found in Reynosa prison

Mexico: Secret tunnel found in Reynosa prison 15 May 2017 From the section Latin America & Caribbean Image copyright Twitter / @VoceriaSegTAM Image caption Images of the tunnel A tunnel has been discovered in a Mexican prison, stashed with drugs, alcohol and sharp...
Missing US hiker in Montana found safe after six days

Missing US hiker in Montana found safe after six days

Missing US hiker in Montana found safe after six days 11 May 2017 From the section US & Canada Image copyright Two Bear Air Image caption The Chicago-native wanted to hike out with her rescuers A woman missing for six nights in the Montana wilderness with nothing...
Pokemon Go: Russian blogger found guilty

Pokemon Go: Russian blogger found guilty

Pokemon Go: Russian blogger found guilty 11 May 2017 From the section Europe Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The blogger – Ruslan Sokolovsky – played the game despite warnings that doing so in church would be illegal (file picture) A Russian...
'Jihad pills' found by Dutch and Italian police

'Jihad pills' found by Dutch and Italian police

‘Jihad pills’ found by Dutch and Italian police 10 May 2017 From the section Europe Image copyright Dutch police Image caption Police found the fake Captagon drug in a shed in the southern Dutch province of Limburg Dutch police are searching for two...
Jakarta governor Ahok found guilty of blasphemy

Jakarta governor Ahok found guilty of blasphemy

Jakarta governor Ahok found guilty of blasphemy 9 May 2017 From the section Asia Image copyright AFP The outgoing governor of Jakarta has been sentenced to two years in prison for blasphemy and inciting violence. Basuki Tjahaja Purnama, known as Ahok, was the first...

Red Army soldiers' mass grave found in Germany

Construction workers building a bike path have discovered the remains of at least 21 Soviet Red Army soldiers in Germany. The bones were found in the town of Seelow, near the Polish border, and 43 miles east of Berlin. They are believed to belong to troops who died...

City of Hannover evacuated after five bombs found

At least 50,000 people are being forced out of the centre of Hannover after five unexploded World War II bombs were discovered. People living in the city, as well as businesses, have been told to ensure their water, electricity and gas supplies are turned off before...

Missing link to Jurassic Park dinosaurs found

Scientists have discovered a new giant dinosaur after re-examining a fossil that had been gathering dust in a museum for more than 80 years. The plant-eating creature – an early relative of the Brachiosuarus depicted in the film Jurassic Park – was first...
Man found after 47 days missing on mountain

Man found after 47 days missing on mountain

Rescuers have found a trekker next to the body of his dead girlfriend after he spent 47 days stranded on a Nepal mountain. Liang Sheng Yueh, 21, was found on Wednesday on a ledge under a waterfall and was flown by helicopter to a hospital in Kathmandu. Doctors say he...
Rare US Declaration manuscript found in Sussex

Rare US Declaration manuscript found in Sussex

A handwritten parchment of the US Declaration of Independence – only the second known to exist – has been found hidden away in a small English city. The document was discovered in the West Sussex Record Office in Chichester, where staff had been unaware of...

Egg-citing dinosaur fossils found in China

Fossilised dinosaur eggs from 70 million years ago have been unearthed on a building site in China. The shells, discovered near Foshan in the southeast of the country, were found at a depth of about 26ft (8m), preserved in red sandstone. The round-shaped eggs belonged...

America's first woman Muslim judge found dead

The first female Muslim judge in the United States has been found dead on the banks of the Hudson River in New York, police have said. Sheila Abdus-Salaam was discovered fully clothed on the Manhattan side of the river on Wednesday – a mile from her central...

Suspect held as 'bomb-like device' found in Oslo

A “bomb-like device” has been discovered in central Oslo, according to Norwegian police. A suspect has been arrested and is in custody. A large area has been cordoned off following the security alert, reports say. The incident comes a day after Sweden was...
'Mowgli girl' found living with monkeys

'Mowgli girl' found living with monkeys

A child found living with monkeys in a forest in India has been dubbed “Mowgli girl” after the character in the Jungle Book. The youngster could not speak, behaved like an animal and ran on all fours. She ate food from the floor without using her hands,...
Critically endangered tiger cubs found in jungle

Critically endangered tiger cubs found in jungle

A “miraculous” new breeding population of a critically endangered tiger species has been found in a jungle in Thailand. Conservationists captured footage of six cubs among a group of Indochinese tigers, confirming the presence of what is only the...
Kasai unrest: UN experts found dead in DR Congo

Kasai unrest: UN experts found dead in DR Congo

Kasai unrest: UN experts found dead in DR Congo 29 March 2017 From the section Africa Image copyright Reuters Image caption There have been months of unrest in Kasai, after a local chief started a rebellion Two UN experts who were missing in the Democratic Republic of...
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