Turkey's failed coup was "staged" by its president so he could further tighten his grip on power, an exiled cleric has suggested.
A former US Marine sergeant was shot and killed after opening fire in an “ambush-style” attack on police in Baton Rouge.
Turkey rounds up 6 000 people from the armed forces and the judiciary during a search for supporters of the failed coup.
The man who drove a truck through crowds in Nice last week had contacted his family in Tunisia hours earlier.
Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel, who killed 84 Bastille Day revellers, had been radicalised recently and quickly, according to France's Prime Minister.
The brother of a Pakistani social media star strangled to death has been arrested for her murder and confessed to killing her "for honour".
Police in Nice have arrested a man and a woman in connection with the truck attack that killed at least 84 people celebrating Bastille Day.
Thailand's infamous sex industry is under fire, with the tourism minister pushing to rid the country of its ubiquitous brothels.
Robyn Fabian, 17, cowered in the kitchen of a coffee shop in Istanbul Airport and listened in horror as gunshots rang out and people screamed.
Forces loyal to Turkey's government fought to crush the last remnants of a military coup attempt which collapsed after crowds took to the streets.
Yasmine Jacobs takes a look at some failed coup attempts in recent years.
Five children were fighting for their lives after the truck attack in Nice, including an unidentified eight-year-old boy who is possibly a foreigner.
A group of teenagers had to be rescued from caves after getting lost while playing the Pokemon Go smartphone game.
Authorities in Indian-controlled Kashmir seized newspapers and shut down cable television, aiming to quell a flare up of tensions in the region.
Qandeel Baloch's raunchy social media photos challenged social norms in Pakistan, a deeply conservative Muslim country where ...