Extreme drought: Dried-up Italian river reveals unexploded WWII bomb
Posted on Monday August 08, 2022

Extreme drought and historic heat have caused the River Po's water levels to drop dramatically.


France whale: Hopes fading for lost mammal stuck in River Seine
Posted on Sunday August 07, 2022

The visibly malnourished all-white beluga has been stuck 70km north of Paris since at least Tuesday.


Ukraine war: Four more grain ships leave Ukraine as hopes grow for export stability
Posted on Sunday August 07, 2022

Four vessels leave Ukrainian ports via a safe maritime corridor set up under a deal with Russia.


Croatia bus crash: Twelve Polish pilgrims killed and 32 injured
Posted on Saturday August 06, 2022

All 32 surviving passengers are injured, 19 of them seriously, officials say.


Zaporizhzhia: Russian rockets damaged part of nuclear plant, Ukraine says
Posted on Friday August 05, 2022

Ukraine says Russian rockets hit part of a giant nuclear plant - but Russia blames Ukraine for it.


France drought: Parched towns left short of drinking water
Posted on Friday August 05, 2022

Trucks are supplying many parched French towns with drinking water after an exceptionally dry July.


Brittney Griner: US urges Russia to accept deal to free jailed basketball star
Posted on Friday August 05, 2022

The US says it has a "serious proposal" for Moscow that would secure the release of the basketball star.


Ukraine war: No sleep in Ukraine’s relentlessly bombed city
Posted on Thursday August 04, 2022

Sleep is near impossible in Mykolaiv, the southern port under almost constant Russian attack.