Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Churu in Rajasthan state recorded a temperature of 50C The Indian capital, Delhi, saw temperatures rise to 47.6C on Tuesday, as most of north India faced severe heatwave conditions.The…

Image copyright Reuters Police in Japan have charged a man 10 months after he allegedly set fire to an animation studio in Kyoto, killing 36 people.Shinji Aoba, 42, had been in hospital since the arson…

Image copyright Comune di Negrar di Valpolicella Image caption Local officials said scholars first found evidence of a villa at the site more than a century ago A Roman mosaic floor has been discovered under…

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Thousands of police officers have been deployed across Hong Kong Police in Hong Kong have arrested about 300 people and fired pepper pellets amid new anti-mainland unrest.Protesters were rallying against…

Image caption Many of Mexico's 2.3 million domestic workers have been left without wages Oscar-winning Mexican director Alfonso Cuarón has backed calls to ensure domestic workers laid off during the Covid-19 pandemic continue to be…

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Thousands of police officers have been deployed across Hong Kong Police in Hong Kong have fired pepper pellets at protesters as MPs gather to debate a bill that would criminalise…