India

'Islamophobic attack': Journalists assaulted in Delhi

Three journalists working for The Caravan magazine attacked in northeast Delhi, site of religious violence in February.

Indian journalists assaulted by Hindu mob in New Delhi

Saudi Arabia

Saudi king arrives in Red Sea megacity to 'rest' after surgery

Video released by state media apparently aimed to dispel rumours about the king's health after he had surgery.

Saudi king arrives in Red Sea megacity to 'rest' after surgery

Iran

US says Iran forces boarded ship in international waters

The Liberian-flagged oil tanker Wila was eventually released by Iranian forces near the Strait of Hormuz.

US says Iran forces boarded ship in international waters

Europe

Thousands form 'lines of solidarity' with protesters in Belarus

Thousands of Belarusians take to the streets of Minsk for a fifth consecutive day of protests against an election.

Thousands form 'lines of solidarity' with protesters in Belarus

Health

Coronavirus: All you need to know in 500 words

Virus reported to have originated in China's Wuhan has killed more than 749,000 people and infected over 20 million.

Coronavirus pandemic

Timeline: How the new coronavirus spread

More than 20 million coronavirus cases confirmed worldwide, with nearly 750,000 deaths and over 12 million recoveries.

Coronavirus pandemic

Coronavirus: Which countries have confirmed cases?

More than 20 million infections confirmed in 188 countries and territories, including more than 749,000 deaths.

Coronavirus: Which countries have confirmed cases?

Coronavirus pandemic

Coronavirus: All you need to know about symptoms and risks

Countries around the world step up efforts to tackle the new coronavirus that has killed hundreds of thousands.

Coronavirus pandemic

What happens if you catch the new coronavirus?

What we know so far on what COVID-19 does to the human body in cases of infections and deaths.

What happens if you catch the new coronavirus?

Coronavirus pandemic

Tracking Africa's coronavirus cases

Experts warn fragile healthcare systems in many nations could be overwhelmed in the face of a severe COVID-19 outbreak.

Tracking Africa's coronavirus cases

Mozambique

Rebels seize port in gas-rich northern Mozambique

ISIL-linked fighters capture Mocimboa da Praia port close to a major gas field following days of fighting.

Rebels seize port in gas-rich northern Mozambique

Europe

Pompeo visits Slovenia to push 5G security, warn about China

The US secretary of state is to make the case for high-speed wireless networks that bar Chinese companies like Huawei.

Pompeo visits Slovenia to push 5G security, warn about China