Malaysia

Malaysia releases photo of suspect in Palestinian's killing

Body of slain Hamas member Fadi al-Batsh set to be repatriated to Gaza, as police say suspects likely still in Malaysia.

Malaysia releases photo of suspect in Palestinian's killing

News

Trump: 'Immensely wealthy' countries must pay for US protection

US president says wealthy Middle East countries must foot the bill for US presence in Syria and deploy their own troops.

Trump: 'Immensely wealthy' countries must pay for US protection

Nicaragua

Nicaragua unrest: Dozens of held protesters released

Those released emerged from prison with shaved heads and some of them accused police of beating and torturing them.

Nicaragua unrest: Dozens of held protesters released

Africa

Ghana, Kenya and Malawi to pilot world's first malaria vaccine

There is now hope that a successful rollout of the vaccine across three African countries will mean fewer deaths.

Europe

French tycoon detained in Africa 'corruption' probe

Investigators are looking into claims that Vincent Bollore's advertising agency worked on the election campaigns of Togolese President Faure Gnassingbe and Guinean President Alpha Conde, in return for lucrative business deals.

Qatar

Qatar-Gulf crisis: All latest updates

Today is the 324rd day of the blockade.

United States

US federal judge rules against Trump move to end DACA

Decision gives the Trump administration three months to deliver better legal reasoning on why programme is illegal.

US federal judge says DACA must resume after 90 days

US & Canada

US Supreme Court to decide legality of Trump travel ban

Conservative-majority court is due to hear arguments and issue a ruling by the end of June on whether the US president's travel ban policy violates federal immigration law or the US Constitution's prohibition on religious discrimination.

Malaria

WHO: Venezuela malaria cases jump by 69 percent

World Health Organization expresses concern over the rise of the mosquito-borne disease in Venezuela and Latin America.

WHO: Venezuela malaria cases jump by 69 percent

Middle East

Armenian opposition leader calls for renewed protests

Nikol Pashinyan called on supporters to rally in the streets again on April 25 after planned talks he was scheduled to begin with the ruling Republican Party (HHK) were cancelled.

US & Canada

Toronto van attack: Suspect charged with 10 counts of murder

Alek Minassian has appeared in court as police are investigating social media posts that may offer clues to his motive for the worst mass killing in Canada in decades.

Crime

Suspect in murder of prominent Mexico reporter arrested

Authorities announce the arrest of a suspect over the killing of prominent crime journalist Javier Valdez.

Mexico: Suspect in murder of journalist Javier Valdez arrested