Battle for Mosul
Iraqi air force kills at least 52 civilians waiting for salaries in western city of al-Qaim with dozens of others hurt.
Syria's Civil War
by Shafik Mandhai
Donald Trump07 Dec 2016 16:39 GMT
President-elect given title for defying expectations and rewriting rules of politics, magazine's managing editor says.
Women07 Dec 2016 17:14 GMT
Reported murders over family shame surged from 28 in 2014 to 251 last year, according to figures given in parliament.
Rodrigo Duterte07 Dec 2016 14:03 GMT
Tough-talking president says he's willing to go to jail for policemen accused of "rubbing out" a drug-linked mayor.
Israeli–Palestinian conflict07 Dec 2016 16:25 GMT
Berlin "extremely concerned" about Israel's plans for legalising settlement homes built on private Palestinian land.
iPhone07 Dec 2016 17:04 GMT
Tech giant says tests show that "external physical damage" caused number of handsets to undergo spontaneous combustion.
Bahrain07 Dec 2016 12:00 GMT
Addressing the GCC's annual summit PM Theresa May said she is "clear-eyed" on the threats posed by ISIL and Iran.
South Korea07 Dec 2016 12:17 GMT
Choi Soon-sil, who is facing allegations of fraud, refused to attend the hearing citing a panic disorder as the reason.
Politics07 Dec 2016 10:53 GMT
Prosecutors seek the death penalty against Dylann Roof, who killed nine black people at a South Carolina church in 2015.
Myanmar07 Dec 2016 09:51 GMT
Myanmar's immigration ministry says it has ceased issuing new licences for nationals to work in wealthier Malaysia.
Thailand07 Dec 2016 09:22 GMT
After furore over BBC piece, official said any news deemed harmful to new King will be considered criminal.
Nigeria07 Dec 2016 08:50 GMT
The United Nations warns of the 'largest crisis in Africa' as the offensive against Boko Haram moves at a snail's pace.
Ghana07 Dec 2016 08:34 GMT
The race is tight with President John Mahama and his rival Nana Akufo Addo running neck and neck in opinion polls.
by Rachel Shabi
by Galip Dalay
by J Berkshire Miller
by Yuen Chan
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