Afghan policemen inspect a British embassy vehicle targeted in a suicide attack in Kabul

Afghanistan: 'British diplomat' killed in Kabul bomb attack

One-Minute Read Thu 27 Nov, AT 13:07

Taliban claims responsibility for the suicide bombing, vowing to increase its attacks on foreigners

Oil drill

Oil price falls again as Saudi Arabia and UAE reject cuts

One-Minute Read Thu 27 Nov, AT 10:28

All eyes will be on Vienna today as Opec meets to discuss production cuts to boost tumbling oil prices

A doctor is giving a vaccine to a patient

Ebola: experimental vaccine trial an 'unqualified success'

One-Minute Read Thu 27 Nov, AT 10:16

Early human tests suggest the drug is safe and may help immune systems fight Ebola, but more trials are needed

Columnist Andrea Vogt

Pope Francis’s new frontiers: now he’s off to Turkey

Wed 26 Nov, AT 16:59 Andrea Vogt

His increasingly anxious minders cannot forget that it was a Turk who tried to assassinate John Paul II

Thanksgiving/Turkey

Thanksgiving: America's strangest holiday dishes

Summary Wed 26 Nov, AT 16:08

From the 'frog eye salad' that combines cooked eggs and marshmallows to a very tipsy turkey

Health workers

Ebola virus factfile: what you need to know

Briefing Wed 26 Nov, AT 15:57

West Africa's Ebola epidemic is by far the most serious outbreak of the deadly virus

Animal rights groups call for ban on eating cats and dogs

One-Minute Read Wed 26 Nov, AT 13:15

Brigitte Bardot and other activists demand an end to cat casseroles and dog sausages in Switzerland

Slum area with poor sanitation in Antananarivo, Madagascar

Plague in Madagascar: fears of 'rapid spread' in capital city

One-Minute Read Wed 26 Nov, AT 12:45

'Black Death' disease kills 47 people and spreads to the densely populated capital of Antananarivo

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