Grace Mugabe, has denied assaulting model Gabriella Engels, saying Ms Engels attacked her with a knife.
A female international staff member working for the Red Cross in Mazar-i-Sharif has been shot dead.
The top UN human rights official voices concern at the Trump administration’s decision to end the Daca programme.
Myanmar rebuffs a ceasefire declared by Rohingya insurgents to enable delivery of aid.
North Korea’s “reckless behaviour” is a global threat and requires a global response.
Rodrigo Duterte is ruling out the possibility of allowing Islamic State-linked militants to flee a city in exchange for hostages.
Millions of people huddle in shelters or battened-down homes in Florida as Hurricane Irma hits the state with 210kph winds.
The death toll from the massive earthquake that struck Mexico has risen to at least 90.
Israeli jets fly low over the city of Saida in southern Lebanon causing sonic booms breaking windows and shaking buildings.
More than 20,000 people rallied in Sydney urging the legalisation of same-sex marriage, days ahead of a contentious postal survey.
At least six people have died and three are missing in the Tuscan city of Livorno after heavy rain hit the city
Aung San Suu Kyi says her government is doing its best to protect everyone in Rakhine State.
China agrees that the United Nations should take more action against North Korea.
A man and a woman allegedly planning to join Islamic State-linked fighters are arrested.
Hurricane Irma ploughs past the Dominican Republic after devastating a string of islands.
Australia’s court rejects challenges against a proposed ballot to legalise same-sex marriage.
A coalition of US states is suing Trump after a decision to end amnesty for minors who immigrated illegally.
Myanmar says it is negotiating with China and Russia to ensure they block any UN Security Council censure over the recent violence.
The European Union’s highest court rules that EU states must take in a share of refugees.
UN war crimes investigators say Syria has used chemical weapons more than two dozen times.