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    22 Niger soldiers killed in attack on refugee camp

    Reuters | Updated at 03:35pm on October 07, 2016

    At least 22 soldiers were killed in Niger on Thursday when unknown assailants attacked a camp for Malian refugees, the West African...

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    Malaysia says debris found in Mauritius is from missing Flight MH370

    Reuters | Updated at 01:22pm on October 07, 2016

    Malaysia said on Friday that a piece of plane debris discovered in Mauritius was from missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, which disappeared in March 2014...

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    Colombian president Santos wins Nobel Peace Prize

    Reuters | Updated at 10:35am on October 07, 2016

    Colombian president Juan Manuel Santos won the 2016 Nobel Peace Prize on Friday in a surprise choice after Colombians voted ‘No’ to an agreement he signed with Marxist rebels to end 52 years of war...

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    842 dead as Matthew wreaks havoc

    Reuters . Chantal, Haiti | Updated at 10:20am on October 07, 2016

    Hurricane Matthew’s trail of destruction in Haiti stunned those viewing the aftermath on Friday, with the number of dead soaring to 842, tens of thousands made homeless and crops destroyed in the impoverished Caribbean...

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    Pakistan passes law against ‘honour killings’

    Agence France-Presse . Islamabad | Updated at 01:41am on October 07, 2016

    Pakistan passed long-awaited legislation Thursday closing a loophole that allowed people who killed for ‘honour’ to walk free...

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    11 killed, 14 missing in Central African Republic clashes

    Reuters | Updated at 06:55pm on October 06, 2016

    Eleven people were killed in clashes in Central African Republic's capital this week set off by the murder of an army officer, the country's United Nation's peacekeeping mission said on Thursday...

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    Pakistan cracks down on TV airing Indian content

    Reuters | Updated at 05:04pm on October 06, 2016

    Pakistan's media regulator has launched a crackdown on companies airing Indian television channels and content, officials said on Thursday, after an escalation of violence in...

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    Bomb kills 25 rebels in north Syria

    Reuters | Updated at 04:33pm on October 06, 2016

    A bomb claimed by Islamic State at a Syria-Turkey border crossing killed at least 25 people, most of them foreign-backed Syrian rebels, and wounded dozens more on Thursday, witnesses said...

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    Turkey holds 20 alleged members of coup 'sleeper cell'

    Reuters | Updated at 04:18pm on October 06, 2016

    Twenty suspects including Turkish soldiers and a deputy governor were jailed pending trial on Thursday, accused of belonging to a ‘sleeper cell’ to...

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    US condemns new Israeli plan on settlements

    Reuters | Updated at 12:43pm on October 06, 2016

    The United States sharply criticised Israel on Wednesday over plans to build a new Jewish settlement in the West Bank that it said would damage prospects for...