A spokesperson for Eurotunnel said one migrant had died and "1,500 migrants tried to storm the tunnel" on Tuesday night.
In a further boost to his Labour leadership campaign, left-wing MP Jeremy Corbyn receives the backing of Unison. The union's leaders also nominate Yvette Cooper as their second choice.
France is to send 120 extra police officers to Calais in a bid to prevent migrants trying to enter the Channel Tunnel.
Venezuela's hospitals are in disarray. Betty Zapata reports on a country where inflation is forcing doctors' salaries below $10 a month and patients are forced to buy life-saving drugs on the street
A Channel 4 News investigation exposes the scam artists using .gov.uk web pages to sell unlicensed drugs and counterfeit Rolex watches.
Human rights group Amnesty International says there is evidence Israel committed war crimes by bombarding the Palestinian town of Rafah in August 2014 after a ceasefire had been announced.
The killing of Cecil the lion, one of Zimbabwe's best known and most studied animals, has sparked a debate about the ethics of big game trophy hunting - but what is it?
Eight-year-old Zion Harvey lost both his hands when he was two and is the first child to receive the pioneering operation.
The office of the Afghan president confirms in a statement that the leader of the Afghan Taliban, Mullah Omar, died two years ago.
As David Cameron pledges to act on the "shocking" issue of children being trafficked from Vietnam to the UK to work in servitude for organised crime gangs, charities warn there is much more to do.
A leaked UN document raises concerns over the prospects for genuine justice for the Sri Lankan victims of alleged war crimes, writes Callum Macrae.
Delays to services have been caused after 2,000 migrants attempted to gain entry to the Channel Tunnel terminal on Monday, Eurotunnel has said
The high street favourite says it will buy no more of a particularly tall and skinny mannequin after a customer shamed them on Facebook - but the existing models will remain in stores
The death sentences passed down on eight Gaddafi era officials, including the dictator's son Saif al Islam, are unlikely to cause much outrage in Libya. In fact, they may be a cause for celebration.
Prime Minister David Cameron has warned foreign investors that the UK is not a place to stash "corrupt money from around the world".
A 73-year-old Bristol DJ has been reported missing, having not been seen by his family or friends for three weeks.
As the public inquiry into undercover policing in Britain is launched Channel 4 News explains what is known so far about murky practices which led the Home Secretary to call for the in depth probe