President Iván Duque wants to use unmanned aircraft to keep damage to neighbouring crops to a minimum. ... read more

Scientists say they have definitive evidence for water-ice on the surface of the Moon. ... read more

Russia will stage the its largest war games since the fall of the Soviet Union next month, the country's Defense Ministry said Monday. ... read more

A little girl with hypothermia was among 23 people saved from flash floods in Calabria. ... read more

Women at 75% of UK maternity units are being denied their right to choose a Caesarean, the BBC's Victoria Derbyshire programme has been told. ... read more

New book "Railways in the British Landscape" showcases photos that will please fans of trains and the countryside of Britain. ... read more

August is an anxious month for Russia watchers. Whether it was the 1991 coup against Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev, the 1998 financial crisis or the 2008 war with Georgia, August often seems to bring some unexpected confrontation or near-catastrophe. ... read more