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4 February 2016, 9:38pm
UN troops linked to more CAR rapes
UN troops linked to more CAR rapes
Africa

The UN peacekeeping mission for Central African Republic said it has identified seven new cases of sexual abuse by its troops.

4 February 2016, 2:47pm
Italy summons envoy over student’s death
Italy summons envoy over student’s death
Africa

Italy's Foreign Ministry summoned the Egyptian envoy to Rome to express concern about the suspicious death of Giulio Regeni.

4 February 2016, 12:06pm
‘UN rules in favour of Assange’
‘UN rules in favour of Assange’
World

A United Nations panel has ruled that Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has been “arbitrarily detained”, the BBC reported.

4 February 2016, 10:58am
Fake US priest to ‘atone for his sins’
Fake US priest to ‘atone for his sins’
World

A bogus priest who allegedly swindled his flock of thousands of dollars will now have to atone for his “sins” before a judge.

4 February 2016, 10:57am
Impression of Muslims distorted: Obama
Impression of Muslims distorted: Obama
World

President Obama made his first visit to a US mosque aimed at correcting a “hugely distorted impression” of Muslim-Americans.

4 February 2016, 10:57am
Trump’s jet in emergency landing
Trump’s jet in emergency landing
World

Donald Trump's plane made an emergency landing in Nashville, Tennessee because of engine trouble, officials said.

4 February 2016, 10:56am
Australia defends offshore asylum policy
Australia defends offshore asylum policy
World

Australia is resisting mounting international pressure not to deport child asylum seekers.

4 February 2016, 10:55am
United Nations halts Syria talks
United Nations halts Syria talks
World

A UN envoy halted his attempts to conduct Syrian peace talks after the army advanced against rebel forces north of Aleppo.

4 February 2016, 10:55am
Sex abusers to be chemically castrated
Sex abusers to be chemically castrated
World

Indonesia has made a step closer to allowing chemical castration as a punishment for child sex offenders, a report said.