The Taliban armed group launches assaults across Afghanistan after a missed US deadline to withdraw troops.
Opposition leader Rahul Gandhi calls for nationwide lockdown as coronavirus infections surpass 20 million.
Hassan al-Tamimi steps down after Baghdad COVID hospital fire killed more than 80 people and wounded dozens of others.
NOAA report on 'new normals' in climate over past decade shows a hotter US, thanks to climate change.
India exported millions of COVID-19 vaccines even as it witnessed record numbers of cases in the past several weeks.
First step towards possible approval comes after studies suggested the shot produces an immune response.
The UN says Colombian police in Cali 'opened fire' on protests sparked by a government tax proposal.
As the pandemic ravages India, the millions-strong Indian diaspora in the US are stricken with panic, pain and grief.
As Alexey Navalny languishes in jail, observers say a broad range of political opponents is being targeted.
Seven, including three journalists, set to travel to India's capital to approach UNHCR following a Manipur court order.
Ranaut, an ardent Modi supporter, is accused of violating Twitter rules on hateful conduct and abusive behaviour.
Video shows Palestinian woman confronting Jewish settler in her family home in occupied East Jerusalem's Sheikh Jarrah.
The company previously found its shot provided protection for the younger age group.
A look at some of the most important events that have shaped the ongoing conflict in Ethiopia's northernmost region.
Ongoing conflict in Ethiopia has left the Irob faced with both an existential and humanitarian crisis, activists say.
PM fends off 'blood on his hands' charges and retreats from threat to jail Australians trying to escape COVID-hit India.
Carrie Lam says her government 'serious' about tackling the spread of 'misinformation, hatred and lies'.
UAE extends a ban on entry from travellers coming from India as COVID infections surge past 20 million.
US secretary of state says Washington will wait to see what Pyongyang 'actually does' to resume denuclearisation talks.
Human Rights Watch says Paris is only encouraging 'ruthless repression' in Egypt under President el-Sisi.