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The Duchess of Sussex Meghan Markle visits the Mayhew animal charity in northwest London. Prince Harry's wife told well-wishers on Monday she was six months pregnant and was expecting her baby at the end of April or beginning of May.
A Russian LGBT rights group is reporting a new wave of persecution against gay people in Chechnya, in which it says around 40 people have been arrested and two killed. Igor Kochetkov of the LGBT Network says people are tortured and abused by polic...
A third of United Nations employees have reported experiencing sexual harassment at the world body over the last two years, according to the findings of the first-ever survey on such misconduct.
Indian participants try to control a bull during the popular Jallikattu bull-wrestling in Madurai, southern India. Dozens of young men were injured on the first day of a traditional festival that has attracted the ire of animal activists as partic...
Theresa May leaves No. 10 Downing Street to head to Prime Minister's Questions in parliament the day after a bill on her Brexit deal suffered the biggest government defeat in history.
Videographic locating the border between Ireland and Northern Ireland. Britain's parliament has resoundingly rejected Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit deal. Criticism of the deal was focused on an arrangement to keep open the border with Irelan...
Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta said that all Islamists who had stormed an upmarket hotel complex had been "eliminated" after an almost 20-hour siege that left at least 14 dead.
The Nepali village of Taruka hosts bullfighting during the Maghesangranti Festival, which commemorates the start of the holy month of Magh, ushering in warmer weather and longer days.
Brazil's far-right President Jair Bolsonaro rolls back restrictive gun ownership laws to make it easier for "good" citizens to use firearms against criminals, despite fears it could aggravate already staggering levels of deadly violence in his cou...
Despite security concerns, Afghanistan attracts backpackers seeking an "authentic" experience by staying with Afghan strangers found on the Couchsurfing website --a social networking platform that connects travellers around the world with locals w...
In an effort to boost Ghana's economy, the government is aiming to reverse outward migration in 2019 by encouraging the country's diaspora to return home, despite the economic problems the west African country is still facing.
Hundreds of Honduran migrants who have set out on a trek to the United States, forming another caravan, cross into Guatemala despite a heavy police presence that sought to bar their entry.
The cockpit voice recorder from an Indonesian Lion Air jet that crashed in October was recovered on Monday - a discovery that could be critical to explaining why a brand new plane fell out of the sky just after take-off.
Smoke rises from the DusitD2 hotel and office compound in the Nairobi suburb of Westlands. The complex was rocked by a huge blast, followed by a gun battle, with the attack being claimed by the Al-Qaeda-linked Shabaab Islamist group.
Students in a painting workshop in Panama get ready to complete the mural that will grace the walls for Pope Francis's final mass during his visit to the Latin American country.
Crowds gather outside parliament as ministers vote on the Brexit deal. With just over two months to go until the scheduled Brexit date of March 29, Britain is still bitterly divided over how and even whether it should split away from the EU.