Thousands of grieving citizens were trying to push their way into a stadium to pay tribute to the late president.
HRW report says Lebanon's military intelligence tortured and forcibly disappeared anti-lockdown protesters in Tripoli.
Three ethnic armed groups urge the military to stop killing civilians as Thailand helps wounded people at the border.
Millions of informal workers worldwide have been excluded from the vaccination rollout, risking spread of pandemic.
Security contractor says bodies lying on the streets of the coastal city, situation still chaotic after a rebel attack.
Gunmen kill three female health workers in eastern city of Jalalabad, government sources tell Reuters news agency.
The British activist who campaigned to make ‘upskirting’ illegal and the American anti-racism activist who inspires her.
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Hit Hollywood movie tells the story of falsely imprisoned detainee.
Former top lawyer says he was surveilled and demoted after he questioned the probe, Bloomberg reports.
A fresh wave of COVID lockdowns may cause OPEC+ to extend cuts into May when it meets Thursday, Reuters reports.
Losses at Archegos Capital led to fire sale of stocks after it failed to meet a calls for more collateral.
UN says a record number of Syrians are facing hunger, malnutrition and disease 10 years after civil war began.
Sweeping changes are the most far-reaching since the territory was returned to Chinese rule in 1997.
More than 500 have died, but protesters say they must continue fight to avoid a return to Myanmar's dark past.
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro is facing widespread criticism as coronavirus deaths and infections surge.
US is averaging 63,000 new daily infections as of Monday, as coronavirus vaccine distribution continues.
Zimbabwe’s tourism sector is estimated to have lost $1bn in potential revenue last year due to coronavirus pandemic.
Financial stocks fell amid worries about how much pain banks will take following soured trades by a major US hedge fund.
French foreign minister tells Lebanese leaders months of political deadlock is worsening Lebanon's economic crisis.