Hundreds of people left Keleti railway station this morning

Refugees in march to Hungarian-Austrian border

16.35 A group of around 500 refugees and migrants, marching on a Hungarian motorway towards the Austrian border, broke through a police barricade and continued on the main highway connecting Budapest and Vienna.

The whole of Palmyra has been listed as a world heritage site by UNESCO since 1980

IS blows up ancient towers in Syria

10.24 Militants from the so-called Islamic State group have blown up three of the famed tower tombs of Syria's ancient desert city of Palmyra, the country's antiquities chief said this morning.

Pope Francis insisted his old frames be re-used and that he would pay for them

Papal spectacle draws a big crowd

14.52 Pope Francis slipped out of the Vatican yesterday evening to make a surprise visit to an optician's shop in Rome to get a new pair of glasses, insisting that his old frames be re-used and that he would pay for them.

Aylan Al-Kurdi (L) and his brother Galip (R) with their father Abdullah (C)

Father says children slipped through his hands

03 Sep The father of the young Syrian toddler whose body washed up on a Turkish beach yesterday has said that his children "slipped though [his] hands" as the boat was taking in water en route to Greece.

Its been confirmed that a wing part found on a remote Indian Ocean island was from ill-fated Malaysia Airlines flight MH370

Wing debris 'certainly' from MH370

03 Sep French prosecutors confirmed today that a wing part found on a remote Indian Ocean island was from ill-fated Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, a month after tests began.

A family made their way on the track next to the train and lay down in protest

Migrants protest over transfer to refugee camps

03 Sep A Hungarian train bound for towns near the Austrian border with several hundred migrants on board was stopped near one of the country's four main refugee camps and the migrants taken off, state news agency MTI reported.

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