Latin America

Venezuela opposition: Norway-mediated talks with Maduro are over

Opposition leader Juan Guaido calls effort 'finished', more than a month after Nicolas Maduro broke off the dialogue.

Venezuela opposition: Norway-mediated talks with Maduro are over

Middle East

Saudi oil strikes: Will Gulf 'powder-keg' detonate?

As questions swirl over the Saudi oil attacks, all eyes are on the Middle East to see if tensions finally boil over.

Saudi oil strikes: Will Gulf 'powder-keg' detonate?

Donald Trump

New York prosecutors subpoena Trump's tax returns: reports

US media report that New York City prosecutors have subpoenaed for eight years of Trump and his company's tax returns.

New York prosecutors subpoena Trump's tax returns: reports

Migrants

Italy: Navy, coastguard officials charged in migrant deaths

Two charged with manslaughter for allegedly delaying rescue of sinking migrant ship in 2013.

Italy: Navy, coastguard officials charged in migrant deaths

Tunisia

Law professor leads in Tunisia presidential election

With two-third votes in presidential race counted, conservative constitutional law professor Kais Saied takes the lead.

Tunisia election: Outsider in lead stuns after most votes counted

Europe

European families 'feel safer' in Scotland than England

Reassurances from officials and local-born residents have gone a long way to allay fears among EU nationals in Scotland.

European families 'feel safer' in Scotland than England

South Africa

South Africa offers 'profuse' apologies to Nigeria after attacks

Foreign workers in South Africa have become victims of anti-immigrant violence with at least 12 killed.

South Africa offers 'profuse' apologies to Nigeria after attacks

Rape

Millions of US women say first sexual experience was rape

New study finds one in 16 women says first sexual experience was forced or coerced in early teens.

Millions of US women say first sexual experience was rape

Israel

'Desperate to be re-elected': Will Netanyahu win Israel vote?

Public opinion appears divided on eve of poll over future of PM facing prospect of being indicted in corruption cases.

'Desperate to be re-elected': Will Netanyahu win Israel vote?

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Israeli PM again vows to annex 'all' West Bank settlements

Benjamin Netanyahu has made a series of election pledges in recent weeks as Israelis head to the polls on Tuesday.

Israeli PM again vows to annex 'all' West Bank settlements

Rohingya

Rohingya still in Myanmar face 'threat of genocide': UN

UN fact-finding mission warns repatriation of a million driven from the country by Myanmar army remains 'impossible'.

600,000 Rohingya in Myanmar face 'serious risk of genocide': UN

Middle East

Israel elections: Voters head to polls again

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is promising to annex parts of the occupied and divided West Bank city of Hebron.