Middle East

Turkey plays major role against US Jerusalem move

The Turkish President said he plans to open an embassy in East Jerusalem - days after leading calls for the world to recognise it as the capital of Palestine.

US & Canada

'Truth is out there': US funded secret UFO programme

Department of Defense confirms it spent $22m a year from 2007 to 2012 to investigate unidentified flying objects.

US government admits funding secret UFO programme

Middle East

Saudi-led coalition air raids 'kill 10 women' in Yemen

Vehicle carrying eight female adults and two girls returning from wedding was struck by coalition air raids, locals say.

Saudi-led coalition air raids 'kill 10 women' in Yemen

Canada

Canada: Lebanese hockey team shoots for international recognition

Canada is the home of hockey, and the country plays host to more than one national team. The Lebanese team is based in Montreal and they are bidding for international recognition.

The Far Right

Europe far right hails Trump, slams EU, Islam, migrants

Politicians from continent meet in Prague to unify efforts against 'disastrous' EU as hundreds protest xenophobia.

Europe far right hails Trump, slams EU, Islam, migrants

Indonesia

Indonesians call for boycott of US products over Jerusalem move

The chorus of condemnation against the US recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital is getting louder, with protests continuing across the world nearly two weeks after President Trump's decision.

India

India: Economic woes are key factor in Gujarat election

Although Gujarat is one of the country's top three states in terms of economic growth, it lags behind the others in many social indicators, including primary education, infant mortality and women’s health.

Health

WHO: Africa's healthcare suffering from lack of funding

The WHO's Africa director talks about obstacles, lessons learnt from Ebola and future of healthcare in the continent.

WHO: Africa's healthcare suffering from lack of funding

Politics

South Africa's ANC prepares to elect new leader

ANC finally verifies list of credible delegates to vote in landmark conference to elect leader to succeed Jacob Zuma.

South Africa's ANC prepares to elect new leader

Kashmir

Clashes in Kashmir after Indian soldiers kill driver

Riots break out in Thindpura village after Indian soldiers kill driver who was 'mistaken for a rebel', officials say.

India army kills driver in Kashmir's Thindpura village

Chile

Chile: Massive landslide destroys village, kills five at least

A state of emergency has been declared in southern Chile after a landslide devastated an entire village.

Catalonia

Catalonia snap election: campaign on final weekend

Politicians in Catalonia are holding final rallies before the election on Thursday.