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Iraqi Kurdish leader Massoud Barzani to step down

October 29, 2017 - 3:51pm
His move came a month after the referendum he called on Kurdish independence backfired.
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Thailand enshrines ashes of King Bhumibol Adulyadej

October 29, 2017 - 3:43pm
The year of official mourning for the monarch, who died aged 88, ended at midnight.
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Catalonia independence: Huge Barcelona pro-Spain rally

October 29, 2017 - 3:03pm
Many of the thousands of protesters chanted that the sacked Catalan leader should be jailed.
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Trump rages on Twitter at Clinton and Russia inquiry 'witch hunt'

October 29, 2017 - 12:29pm
His Twitter outburst comes amid reports of an imminent arrest in the Russian collusion investigation.
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Firefighters rescue dog from ravine in Italy

October 29, 2017 - 10:43am
Tobby fell into the 25-metre pit during a walk in the woods.
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Trump ally Roger Stone suspended from Twitter

October 29, 2017 - 10:37am
The ex-Trump adviser sent abusive tweets to journalists on Twitter but says he will sue the network.
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Mogadishu bombings: Top Somali officials fired over deadly blasts

October 29, 2017 - 10:30am
The police chief and the head of intelligence are sacked after a series of deadly bombings.
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Barcelona rally: 'I feel forgotten by Catalan government'

October 29, 2017 - 10:26am
Demonstrators at a huge Barcelona rally speak passionately about their wish to stay part of Spain.
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US Cuba: Allegations of sonic attacks 'totally false'

October 29, 2017 - 9:42am
Claims of attacks on diplomats are a "political manipulation" aimed at hurting ties, Havana says.
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Emmanuel Macron asks a seven-year-old boy about his career plans

October 29, 2017 - 9:13am
President Macron was on a visit to French Guiana when he got talking to a local boy.
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WTA Finals: Caroline Wozniacki beats Venus Williams to win season finale

October 29, 2017 - 8:56am
Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki beats Venus Williams to claim the biggest title of her career at the WTA Finals in Singapore.
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Ashes of Thai King Bhumibol Adulyadej enshrined

October 29, 2017 - 8:50am
It ends a year of official mourning for the Thai monarch, who died aged 88 a year ago.
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Missing Russian helicopter found in Norway Arctic sea

October 29, 2017 - 8:22am
Wreckage is located by Norwegian authorities after the helicopter crashed in the sea off Svalbard.
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DR Congo's Kasai conflict: 'Millions face starvation without aid'

October 29, 2017 - 4:54am
The UN food agency head says hundreds of thousands of children could die in the coming months.
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Myanmar: Foreign journalists charged over parliament drone flight

October 29, 2017 - 2:46am
A Malaysian, Singaporean and two others face import charges after flying a drone near parliament.
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Catalan crisis: Carles Puigdemont 'welcome' to run in poll

October 29, 2017 - 12:49am
Spain's government says Carles Puigdemont has a right to continue in politics and stand in new polls.
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Somalia Mogadishu: Deadly attacks rock capital

October 29, 2017 - 12:33am
Security forces battled armed militants who stormed a hotel in Mogadishu after two deadly blasts.
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Iceland election: Ruling party ahead in early results

October 28, 2017 - 11:49pm
The country's second snap election in a year comes amid voter distrust following several scandals.
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