North Korea quits Kaesong liaison office with South Korea

North Korea quits Kaesong liaison office with South Korea

North Korea withdraws from an office that enabled constant communication between the two Koreas.

Golan Heights: Syria condemns Donald Trump's remarks

Golan Heights: Syria condemns Donald Trump's remarks

Syria criticises the US president for saying it is time to recognise the occupied Golan as Israeli.

Christchurch shootings: New Zealand falls silent for mosque victims

Christchurch shootings: New Zealand falls silent for mosque victims

PM Jacinda Ardern leads a national day of reflection marking a week since the Christchurch attacks.

Ghana bus crash: Dozens killed after two buses collide in Bono East

Ghana bus crash: Dozens killed after two buses collide in Bono East

Police say the vehicles were travelling in opposite directions when the crash occurred.

Facebook staff 'flagged Cambridge Analytica fears earlier than thought'

Facebook staff 'flagged Cambridge Analytica fears earlier than thought'

Facebook says concerns raised about data-scraping were not related to the previously reported scandal.

Garuda looks to scrap Boeing 737 Max 8 order after crashes

Garuda looks to scrap Boeing 737 Max 8 order after crashes

The airline has asked to cancel an order for 49 jets after the plane was involved in two fatal crashes.

Mississippi bans abortion after foetal heartbeat can be detected

Mississippi bans abortion after foetal heartbeat can be detected

The bill bans abortion after a heartbeat can be detected - often before a woman knows she is pregnant.

Imane Fadil death: No radioactivity in 'bunga bunga' model

Imane Fadil death: No radioactivity in 'bunga bunga' model

Imane Fadil died in a Milan hospital and investigators are trying to find out what caused her death.

Afghanistan conflict: Two US soldiers killed on operation

Afghanistan conflict: Two US soldiers killed on operation

The deaths double the number of US service members killed in Afghanistan this year.

Venezuela crisis: Guaidó aide faces terrorism charges

Venezuela crisis: Guaidó aide faces terrorism charges

The opposition leader's chief of staff Roberto Marrero is accused of planning "acts of sabotage”.

Planet Jupiter: Spectacular picture of Jupiter's storms

Planet Jupiter: Spectacular picture of Jupiter's storms

Three images of Jupiter are combined to make a striking new image of the planet and its famous spot.

Dr Jordan Peterson: Cambridge University fellowship rescinded

Dr Jordan Peterson: Cambridge University fellowship rescinded

Dr Jordan Peterson's views on gender have been the subject of much criticism.

Christchurch shootings: 'Thank you for your tears... your love'

Christchurch shootings: 'Thank you for your tears... your love'

Imam Gamal Fouda thanks the people of New Zealand in a ceremony marking one week since the Christchurch attacks.

Christchurch attack: Survivor recounts attack

Christchurch attack: Survivor recounts attack

Mazharuddin Syed Ahmed survived the Christchurch attack in which 50 people died.

Yemen's ancient city where people escape civil war

Yemen's ancient city where people escape civil war

Tens of thousands of Yemenis have died, but in amongst the conflict there is one place that’s prospering – the city of Marib.

Brexit: Three moments that raised a smile

Brexit: Three moments that raised a smile

Donald Tusk and Jean-Claude Juncker updated reporters at a press conference which had some lighter moments.

Coming soon... The Mueller Report

Coming soon... The Mueller Report

As the real-life US political drama nears its finale, here's a reminder of the saga's main characters.

Dead whale 'had 40kg of plastic in its stomach'

Dead whale 'had 40kg of plastic in its stomach'

The Cuvier's beaked whale was found in the Philippines, filled with 16 rice sacks and multiple shopping bags.

Justin Trudeau apologises for eating chocolate during vote

Justin Trudeau apologises for eating chocolate during vote

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was caught eating a chocolate bar during a vote in parliament.

Night parrot finding in Australia not backed up by evidence

Night parrot finding in Australia not backed up by evidence

Conservationists retract their findings, after evidence for the bird's discovery is disputed.

Cardi B applies to trademark 'Okurrr'

Cardi B applies to trademark 'Okurrr'

The star wants to use her catchphrase on merchandise, according to documents filed in the US.

'Obscene' beer label causes row in Russia

'Obscene' beer label causes row in Russia

A Russian brewery is under fire for its sado-masochistic bottle label.

Estonia warns anglers off thin ice

Estonia warns anglers off thin ice

Estonian anglers have been caught fishing on thawing ice despite ban.

Chinese uni trades canteen discount for workout

Chinese uni trades canteen discount for workout

A university in China is rewarding physical exercise with food discounts in its campus canteen.

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