Monday April 20, 2015
The White House has condemned the reported execution of 30 Ethiopian Christians in Libya as "brutal mass murder."
Monday April 06, 2015
India's government launched a new air quality index today, following intense pressure to act after the World Health Organisation declared New Delhi the world's most polluted capital.
Saturday April 04, 2015
Five people have been arrested in connection with the attack on a Kenyan university that killed at least 148 people, according to Kenyan Interior Minister Joseph Nkaissery.
Thursday April 02, 2015
Gunmen from the Islamist militant group al-Shabaab have killed at least 147 people after storming a university in Kenya. At least 79 people were injured in the attack
Tuesday March 31, 2015
An Istanbul prosecutor has died from his wounds after security forces stormed the office where members of a far-left Turkish group took him hostage, killing his two captors.
Saturday March 28, 2015
More than 70 people took part in a demonstration outside the Department of Foreign Affairs urging the Government to demand the immediate release of Ibrahim Halawa from detention in Egypt.
Wednesday March 18, 2015
Tunisia today saw its first deadly attack on foreigners since the 2010-2011 uprising that toppled president Zine El Abidine Ben Ali after 23 years in power, but the country that gave birth to the Arab Spring has seen a sharp rise in Islamist militancy.
Saturday March 14, 2015
Western oil workers in Saudi Arabia may be the target of militant attacks, the US embassy has warned.
Tuesday March 10, 2015
Police beat students, monks and journalists with batons as they dispersed a protest against a proposed new education law after a standoff that lasted more than a week in Burma, officially known as Myanmar.
Sunday March 08, 2015
One of the most baffling aviation mysteries in history seems no closer to being solved as the first anniversary of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370's disappearance is marked today.