An Algerian woman is denied citizenship for refusing to shake the hand of an official.
The man fled custody in Iceland and got on a plane that was carrying the country's PM.
Detailed notes by the former FBI director document sensitive conversations with the US president.
Indian Twitter users rally around hashtag "daughter in danger" in support of Delhi women's commissioner.
Many Commonwealth countries have laws in place that criminalise homosexuality.
The star's original version of the song was recorded six years before Sinead O'Connor made it a hit.
Reluctant Fundamentalist actress Meesha Shafi says singer Ali Zafar sexually harassed her.
For Samantha Sally, a vacation was all it took to flip her quiet middle-American world of muscle cars, cotton candy and an Indiana packing company, into the horror of the ritual beatings, serial rape, torture and forced child propaganda videos of ISIS's so-called Caliphate.
A selection of the best photos from across Africa this week.
The leaders of the North and South are about to hold their first summit in over a decade.
Makers of meat-free foods to be banned from using terms like sausages or steaks to describe products.
Cyril Ramaphosa leaves the Commonwealth summit in London to deal with violent clashes at home.
Lois Reiss is arrested in Texas after a nationwide manhunt following the murder of two people.
Walter Moody was the oldest prisoner to be executed since the US reinstated the death penalty in 1976.
Tammy Duckworth's daughter was allowed into the US Congress' upper chamber after a rule change.
New Zealand's prime minister dons a Maori korowai, steeped in tradition and cultural significance.