Belief in witches and witchcraft is so widespread that in some countries as many as 9 in 10 people believe in them.
Police are investigating the case of a woman who was murdered by villagers who believed that she was a witch.
Throughout the ages, cheese has been perceived to possess all manner of strange and magical properties.
A dead bat generated controversy ahead of a recent football match between Cameroon and Zimbabwe.
An attempted murder investigation is underway in South Africa after a woman was attacked and set on fire.
Over 300 years ago, thousands of Scots were burnt at the stake because they were believed to be witches.
An anti-witchcraft potion dating back 150 years has been discovered in a pub in Northamptonshire, England.
Thousands of witchcraft practitioners are planning to cast a spell on US President Donald Trump later today.
A woman in Ontario was recently arrested for witchcraft two days before the archaic law was set to be scrubbed.
A forensic artist has pieced together the appearance of a woman who was once imprisoned for witchcraft.
Evidence of a 9,000-year-old Stone Age ritual site has been found on the Swedish island of Bla Jungfrun.
The Czocha College of Witchcraft and Wizardry has been heavily inspired by the Harry Potter universe.
Paganism, witchcraft and druidism are being included in some school lessons in southern England.
The case of Katharina Henot who was burnt at the stake in 1627 has been re-opened this week.
A 350-year-old notebook documenting 17th century witchcraft trials in England has been put online.
Oberon Zell-Ravenheart is headmaster of the world's only real-life school of witchcraft and wizardry.
A TV psychic Ali Sabat from Lebanon is due to be executed in Saudi Arabia after being found guilty of witchcraft. He had...
A man in Zimbabwe has been accused of witchcraft as he has lived with over 100,000 bees in his small house for two years...
Villages in Namibia are on alert as over 20 goats have been slaughtered and drained of blood by an unknown creature. Vil...