BBC | Updated at 08:55am on November 26, 2016
The controversial British photographer David Hamilton, best known for nude images of young girls, has died at his home in Paris at the age of 83...
Agence France-Presse | Updated at 06:30pm on November 25, 2016
Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi on Friday stood accused of failing to protect Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims from what rights groups say is a systematic campaign of abuse by the army...
Staff Correspondent | Updated at 06:20pm on November 25, 2016
Demonstrators in their thousands in Bangladesh and other Asian countries took to the streets on Friday in protest at what is turning out to be genocide of minority Rohingya Muslims by the Myanmar army.
Our Correspondent . Cox’s Bazar | Updated at 06:16pm on November 25, 2016
The brutal gang rape that Habiba and her sister endured is a story that is becoming depressingly familiar among the thousands of Rohingya refugees fleeing to Bangladesh to...
Reuters | Updated at 03:21pm on November 25, 2016
At least 31 people were killed on Friday when two passenger trains collided in Iran's north-central province of Semnan and the death toll is likely to rise, the provincial governor said...
Reuters | Updated at 02:03pm on November 25, 2016
Malaysia decided on Friday to carry on with a regional soccer tournament co-hosted by Myanmar, days after a Malaysian minister said it was considering pulling out in protest against Myanmar's bloody crackdown on ethnic Rohingya Muslims...
Associated Press | Updated at 01:19pm on November 25, 2016
Colombian president Juan Manuel Santos signed a revised peace agreement with the country's largest rebel movement on Thursday, making a second attempt within months to end a half century of hostilities...
Agence France-Presse . Srinagar | Updated at 12:47pm on November 25, 2016
An Indian soldier and two suspected rebels were killed Friday in a gun battle in northern Indian-administered Kashmir as tensions along the de facto border with Pakistan flared again this week.
Reuters | Updated at 12:37pm on November 25, 2016
A suicide truck bomb killed about 100 people, most of them Iranian Shi'ite pilgrims, at a petrol station in the city of Hilla 100 km (62 miles) south of Baghdad on Thursday, police and medical sources said...
Reuters | Updated at 11:57am on November 25, 2016
Wildfires tore across central and northern Israel on Thursday, forcing tens of thousands of residents to flee the city of Haifa, as leaders blamed arsonists for some of the blazes and branded them terrorists...