Mass graves containing at least 400 suspected Islamic State group victims have been found near the former jihadist bastion of Hawija.
Donald Trump takes his verbal jousting with Kim Jong-un to a new level, taunting the North Korean leader over his height and weight.
Two men are under arrest over the murder of an elderly Dutch man whose body was found at his home on the Indonesian island of Bali.
Several hundred more Rohingya Muslims join a multitude of refugees in Bangladesh.
Donald Trump urges Xi Jinping to work hard and act fast to resolve the North Korean crisis.
Theresa May is expected to appoint a new aid minister following a resignation.
United Nations warns without aid, Yemen famine will cause “millions of victims”.
Syria declares victory over the Islamic State, capturing the last town marks their collapse.
Ministers from Asia-Pacific countries end their meeting with a “very good outcome”, despite differing views on trade and protectionism.
A German nurse serving a sentence for murdering two is suspected of killing 102.
Donald Trump arrives in China seeking help to rein in North Korea.
Theresa May summons her aid following a row over unauthorised meetings in Israel.
Myanmar’s most senior Catholic prelate urges Pope to avoid using ‘Rohingya’ during a visit.
Spain’s Constitutional Court officially annuls the Catalan parliament’s declaration of independence, a widely expected ruling.
A veteran Chinese dissident who has nearly completed a 12-year prison sentence for “subversion” dies while on medical parole.
Indonesia’s Constitutional Court affirms the rights of devotees, a move activists welcome as “new chapter for religious freedom”.
Delhi orders schools shut for the week as air pollution worsens and criticism mounts over failure of authorities to tackle the crisis.
North Korea poses a worldwide threat that requires worldwide action, President Donald Trump says in Seoul.
Papua New Guinea rejects plea to restore services and food supplies detention centre.
Militant group Islamic State claim an attack on a television station in Kabul.