The "caliphate" declared by the Islamic State in Syria and Iraq (ISIS) will lose its last two cities of any consequence -- Mosul in Iraq and Raqqa in Syria -- within months, according to the senior U.S. general in the region.
The BBC's Mark Lowen explains why a draft new constitution for Turkey is encountering such fierce opposition.
Kenya's president appeals for international aid after declaring drought a national disaster.
At least 18 people were injured Friday evening after a man started a fire on a crowded Hong Kong metro train, police said.
'Fox, you stole the Goose' song removed from Limburg bell tower repertoire to appease upset vegan.
The BBC's Steve Rosenberg meets a "Humpty Dumpty" hacker on the run in Estonia.
On the heels of Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis' successful trip to South Korea and Japan last week, and with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in Washington this week, we have an important opportunity to reaffirm America's commitment to security and prosperity in the Asia-Pacific region.
Water minister Uma Bharti says she made police hang rape suspects upside down and beat them.
The US president urges Israel to "act reasonably" because he believes a peace deal is possible.
A student group in Michigan apologises for a card showing a Hitler picture and referring to the Holocaust.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has warned that Iran will not be bullied by those using "threatening language" against the regime.
Uzbek film advert uses US actor's image even though he is not in it.
Africa's first Google Code-in winner has left his hometown, because Cameroon has cut the internet there.
Cedric Herrou says his conviction will not stop him offering help to migrants arriving in Europe.
Want to get lucky this Valentine's? Then you'd better leave show tunes off your shuffle queue.
When then US President-elect Donald Trump had a 10-minute conversation with Taiwan's president Tsai Ing-wen in December 2016, he caused a huge diplomatic firestorm.
After months of rumour, it's been confirmed Prince's music will become available to stream this weekend.
Seven people are arrested during a protest against the removal of a woman living illegally in the US.
Matt Damon says he "almost started crying" when the actor told him the news.