A Belarusian activist who was reported missing has been found dead in a park in Kiev, Ukrainian police have said.
Norway’s Karsten Warholm has smashed his own world record to become Olympic champion of the men’s 400 metres hurdles in Tokyo.
New Zealand’s prime minister has taken a COVID-19 test after picking up a “seasonal sniffle” from her three-year-old daughter.
The idyllic Caribbean islands are becoming increasingly strewn with plastic pollution caused by the industries that fund their economies, a study has found.
The ferocity of the fires in Turkey is quite something to behold.
British special forces are helping to investigate a suspected Iranian attack on an Israeli-linked oil tanker in the Arabian Sea that left a UK national dead, Sky News understands.
Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty has spoken out after her husband Raj Kundra’s arrest, saying on social media “we don’t deserve a media trial”.
The president of Afghanistan has blamed the rapid withdrawal of western forces for an increase in Taliban offensives in parts of the country.
Belarusian Olympic sprinter Krystina Tsimanouskaya has received a humanitarian visa by Poland after refusing to board a Minsk-bound flight from Tokyo.
Belarusian Olympic sprinter Krystsina Tsimanouskaya has received a humanitarian visa by Poland after refusing to board a Minsk-bound flight from Tokyo.