Israeli–Palestinian conflict

White House to release Middle East plan on Tuesday: Trump

Palestinians have rejected the long-delayed plan, saying it's a bid to 'finish off' the Palestinian cause.

White House to release Middle East plan on Tuesday: Trump

Tunisia

Tunisia's Ennahdha party dismisses new coalition government

North African nation may be heading for new parliamentary elections over its inability to form a government.

Tunisia's Ennahdha party dismisses new coalition government

Israeli–Palestinian conflict

Donald Trump plan will 'finish off Palestinian cause', PM warns

US president's 'Deal of the Century' will dash hopes for an independent state, Palestinians say, as ISIL vows attacks.

Donald Trump plan will 'finish off Palestinian cause', PM warns

Taliban

Taliban says US plane 'crashed' in eastern Afghanistan

Taliban claims US aircraft crashed in an area controlled largely by the group, killing all passengers on board.

Taliban says US plane 'crashed' in eastern Afghanistan

Environment

Death toll from Brazil rainstorms climbs to 44

Floods and landslides devastate southeastern Brazil following the highest rainfall totals in 110 years.

Brazil rainstorms: Death toll climbs to 44

Europe

Auschwitz survivors warn of rising anti-Semitism 75 years on

More than 1.1 million people, mostly Jews, perished in the camp's gas chambers or from starvation, cold and disease.

Auschwitz survivors warn of rising anti-Semitism 75 years on

Sport

Kobe played in LA, but was a superstar everywhere

Tributes pour in from around the world after former Los Angeles Lakers player was killed in a helicopter crash.

Basketball

BBC comes under fire after mistaking LeBron James for Kobe Bryant

Britain's state broadcaster draws ire for mistake in news clip after Bryant's death it blamed on 'human error'.

BBC comes under fire after mistaking LeBron James for Kobe Bryant

Africa

Street children arbitrarily detained, abused in Rwanda: HRW

Rights group says minors held at Kigali's Gikondo Transit Centre are regularly beaten and exposed to inhuman conditions.

Street children arbitrarily detained, abused in Rwanda: HRW

Basketball

Kobe Bryant, his daughter, die in helicopter crash

Former player was in his private helicopter with eight others, including one of his four daughters, when it crashed.

Pakistan

Pakistani rights activist arrested in midnight raid

Pashteen, leader of Pashtun Tahaffuz Movement, was taken into custody in northwestern city of Peshawar.

Prominent Pakistani rights activist Manzoor Pashteen arrested

Health

More than 100 children in Greece's Moria camp need urgent care

Healthcare out of reach for at least 140 children with complex, life-threatening conditions in notoriously crowded camp.

More than 100 children in Greece's Moria camp need urgent care