Afghan forces end Kabul hotel siege

Taliban claims responsibility for the attack on InterContinental Hotel that has left at least five civilians killed.

Afghan forces end Kabul hotel siege


Dakar rally 2018: Toughest race in motor sport ends

The Dakar rally covers more than 9,000km through three countries and some of the most challenging terrain in the world.

United States

Trump's first year: Turbulent foreign policy

President Donald Trump's first year in the White House has seen big changes in US foreign policy.


Germany's SPD to vote on coalition talks with Merkel's party

Germany's Social Democratic Party is meeting later on Sunday to decide whether to start formal talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel to form a coalition government.

Middle East

Why few Lebanese women make it into parliament?

Female politicians have failed to find their way in parliament, now some are calling for a quota for women.

Why few Lebanese women make it into parliament?

Donald Trump

Border wall, immigration dominates Trump's first year

While the border wall remains a gleam in the US president's eye, he has taken aggressive action against immigrants legally in the US, seeking to deport those previously protected by DACA and other programmes.

Middle East

Sudan-Egypt border: Tensions rises over disputed region

Conflict over the region has been exacerbated by Sudan's support for a Somalian hydroelectric dam that will limit the amount of water that reaches Egypt.

One year under Trump

Thousands rally against Trump in Women's March protests

On the anniversary of Donald Trump's inauguration, organisers hope to encourage women to get more involved in politics.


Sydney's National Park remains closed after wildfires

Temperature in the Australian city continues to climb with the peak expected on Monday.

Sydney's National Park remains closed after wildfires


Romania: Tens of thousands protest against corruption

Demonstrators brave police and poor weather to protest against law that will make it more difficult to prosecute high-level officials.

North Korea

North Korea to send delegation to Olympics in South

Seoul proposes the two Korean teams march together at the Games' opening ceremony, after rare talks.


Growing concerns over Rohingya repatriation deal

The repatriation plan, similar to a previous plan from the 1990s, will move refugees to joins thousands of already displaced Rohingya in Myanmar.