More than 3 100 pregnant Colombian women are infected with the mosquito-borne Zika virus, President Juan Manuel Santos said.
Earth, Wind & Fire founder Maurice White has died at the age of 74.
There were sharp exchanges between Democratic White House hopefuls Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders in Durham.
The WHO has advised countries against accepting blood donations from people who have travelled to Zika-affected regions.
Former Ferrari boss Luca de Montezemolo says he receives regular updates about Michael Schumacher’s health.
Congolese troops killed two UN peacekeepers after civilians accused the Tanzanian UN troops of providing supplies to Islamist Ugandan rebels.
The UN peacekeeping mission for Central African Republic said it has identified seven new cases of sexual abuse by its troops.
Italy's Foreign Ministry summoned the Egyptian envoy to Rome to express concern about the suspicious death of Giulio Regeni.
A United Nations panel has ruled that Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has been “arbitrarily detained”, the BBC reported.
A bogus priest who allegedly swindled his flock of thousands of dollars will now have to atone for his “sins” before a judge.
President Obama made his first visit to a US mosque aimed at correcting a “hugely distorted impression” of Muslim-Americans.
Donald Trump's plane made an emergency landing in Nashville, Tennessee because of engine trouble, officials said.
Australia is resisting mounting international pressure not to deport child asylum seekers.
A UN envoy halted his attempts to conduct Syrian peace talks after the army advanced against rebel forces north of Aleppo.
Indonesia has made a step closer to allowing chemical castration as a punishment for child sex offenders, a report said.