Myanmar 'ready to take back' Rohingya refugees
36 minutes ago
Myanmar and Bangladesh have signed a deal to allow hundreds of thousands of Rohingya refugees to return home.
ARA San Juan: 'Critical phase' as missing sub runs low on oxygen
8 hours ago
The search for a missing Argentinian submarine has entered a "critical phase" as the crew's oxygen supply could be running low.
'Critical situation' as police storm Manus Island camp to remove refugees
5 hours ago
Police have been forcibly removing refugees from an Australian immigration detention camp in Papua New Guinea.
Zimbabwe President-designate Emmerson Mnangagwa reveals 'poisoning'
13 hours ago
Zimbabwe's incoming leader has revealed he was subject to an assassination attempt and hailed the start of the country’s "new and unfolding democracy".
Zimbabwe's next leader Emmerson Mnangagwa faces huge challenge to kickstart economy
14 hours ago
To get under the skin of the problems facing the incoming Zimbabwean president, you need to get out of the big cities and into rural areas where the bulk of the population live.
Ex-Olympic doctor Larry Nassar admits 'evil' abuse of child gymnasts
11 hours ago
A former doctor for the US Olympic gymnastics team who is accused of molesting at least 125 girls and young women has pleaded guilty to multiple charges of sexual assault.
Buncrana pier tragedy witness: 'I tried to pull boy out but he got stuck'
20 hours ago
A witness has described the moments just before a car which slipped off a ramp into the sea went underwater, killing five people.
Ratko Mladic: 'Evil Butcher of Bosnia' guilty of genocide
21 hours ago
A former Bosnian Serb general has been called the "epitome of evil" after he was convicted of a string of crimes including genocide by a UN tribunal.
'Ethnic cleansing': US verdict on violence against Rohingya Muslims
15 hours ago
The United States has declared the ongoing violence against the Rohingya population "ethnic cleansing" and threatened to impose sanctions against those behind "horrendous atrocities" in Myanmar.
Facebook apologises to family of dead Mafia boss for removing tribute posts
12 hours ago
Facebook has apologised to the family of Italy’s Mafia "boss of bosses" after it removed messages of condolences following his death, aged 87.