North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's right-hand man was one of 16 officials added to a US blacklist.
A Thai politician was charged after he accused junta's deputy leader of making sexist remarks about Yingluck Shinawatra, police said.
Strong aftershocks rocked Indonesia after a massive undersea earthquake sparked fears of a region-wide disaster.
New Zealanders have begun a final vote on whether to change their flag.
The world is coming to grips with the growing possibility Donald Trump might become America's next president.
Australian officials say they are investigating a link between the debris that washed ashore in Mozambique and Flight 370.
Refugees and migrants at Greece's northern border pushed back by Macedonian police using tear gas ...
Myrtle Cothill is currently staying in the UK with her daughter and battling local authorities to remain there
Durban, Joburg and Cape Town were ranked in the top 100 in the list compiled by consulting firm Mercer
Scarred by trafficking abuses, Rohingya stay put in Myanmar camps, writes Thin Lei Win in Thet Kel Pyin
Republican White House hopeful Ben Carson stirs public anger with a controversial comment regarding Barack Obama.
A landmark truce is to take effect in Syria on Saturday, the US and Russia announced, but Israel said it was sceptical the deal would hold.
The US opened military bases, drawing anger from Osama bin Laden, writes Jon Gambrell
Pietermaritzburg-born actress Amy Letcher hopes to make the US festival circuit her kingdom this year
Turkey accused Russia of an "obvious war crime" after missile attacks in northern Syria killed dozens of people.