The Turkish prosecutor who was held hostage at the Istanbul courthouse has passed away in hospital.
Statement by Iraqi PM says Iraqi security forces captured western and southern parts of Tikrit.
The opposition All Progressives Congress (APC) has declared victory for its candidate, Muhammadu Buhari in Nigeria's bitterly contested presidential election
A retrial of the Sledghammer case began on Nov. 3, 2014, after the Constitutional Court ruled in June 2014 unanimously that the convicted suspects’ rights were violated concerning “digital data and the defendants’ testimonies.”
With the court swamped with investigations in Africa and prosecutors already struggling to secure convictions, legal experts say they need to be absolutely certain before proceeding with a highly politicised case againstIsrael.
Aiming to seal preliminary deal by Tuesday midnight with diplomats fear opportunity will be lost if no deal today
Power outage in most of Turkey occurred after problems in transmission lines, Turkish Electricity Transmission Company, TEIAS officials say.
fState TV says tons of food and medical supplies have been airlifted to Shiite militant group.
Yehia Hawrani, a senior Hamas leader was killed in Syria's Yarmouk refugee camp
Nigeria's muslim candidate Muhammadu Buhari is leading incumbent President Goodluck Jonathan by 2.2 million votes. In 19 states announced so far.
"We have already pledged full support to Saudi Arabia in its operation against rebels and will join the coalition," the official said.
Iranian news website Tabnak named the journalist as Amir Hossein Motaghi, who helped Rouhani to his landslide win in the 2013 presidential elections.
Muslim candidate Muhammadu Buhari leads Nigeria presidential vote in 6 out of 9 states announced
According to humanitarian workers, Saudi-led air strike hits area of Yemeni refugee camp and killed 45 people.
Palestinians, across the West Bank and in Gaza are set to mark the anniversary of Land Day on Saturday.
Assad's comments, in an interview published by Russian government newspaper Rossiyskaya Gazeta on Monday, appeared to contradict remarks by Moscow suggesting any Russian arms supplies to Damascus were agreed before the conflict began.
Former Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert, already facing a six-year prison term after a corruption conviction, was found guilty on Monday
President Erdogan has said that he plans to visit Iran but will be watching the developments in Yemen
The Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas called Arab leaders for response in Gaza, during the 26th round of the Arab Summit.
"Police on duty near the spot caught two attackers red-handed with three machetes as they were fleeing the scene after the incident," police official Humayan Kabir told Reuters.
A Commission spokeswoman has also confirmed that the EU was looking into the fuel supply deal, but was not blocking the Paks construction. The EU has not yet commented on the state aid aspects of the project.
The far right’s National Front failed to win a single council despite historically high scores at the local level.
Ahmed al-Asiri, a Saudi commander said that a coalition of Arab states totally controlled Yemen's airspace.