Nairobi: Opposition leader Raila Odinga is rallying his supporters on Kenya's independence day, with reports suggesting the gathering will elect its own leader to run the country until new elections...
++Running Story – 9-15 December 2017++ Monitoring for latest developments as tension continues over North Korea's nuclear and missile programmes after Pyongyang launched a new intercontinental...
Hong Kong: Court hears the appeal of British banker Rurik Jutting who is serving a life sentence for murdering two Indonesian women. Cambridge University-educated Jutting was convicted by a...
++Running Story – 9-15 December 2017++ Covering developments as the UK and EU 27 prepare for a crucial leaders' summit on 14-15 Dec, during which it will be decided if enough progress has been made...
++Running Story – 9-15 December 2017++ Latest in Sanaa, Aden, and Taiz after Houthi rebels killed their former ally and ex-President Ali Abdullah Saleh. Rumors that Saleh's son could return to Yemen...
Brussels: EU ministers will meet in a regular General Affairs Council meeting to prepare for the EU leaders summit on Dec.14 & 15. There will be two meetings; first with EU 28 and then in early...
Paris: More the 100 world leaders are invited to Paris for a summit that President Emmanuel Macron hopes gives new momentum to the push to fight climate change, and isolates those who aren't pitching...
London: The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry attend the Star Wars premiere. It is expected that Harry's fiancé Meghan Markle will also attend but not yet confirmed.
Vatican City: Pope Francis celebrates a special Mass dedicated to the Madonna of Guadalupe, particularly dear to Latin American Catholics.
Moscow: Athletes and Russian Olympic Committee members meet to decide how to respond the decision by the International Olympic Committee that Russian athletes will be allowed to compete at the...
Moscow: In a revival of Tsarist-era traditions, Moscow's gilded youth attend the Cadets' Ball.
++Running Story – 7-15 December 2017++ The search for Argentine submarine ARA San Juan continues but rescue efforts have ended. ::Covering daily Navy presser Live.
++Running Story – 9-15 December 2017++ Various: Following developments as the government has imposed a curfew to prevent nighttime protesting by supporters of the main opposition candidate, Salvador...
++Running Story – 9-15 December 2017++ Latest following US President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital.
++Running Story – 9-15 December 2017++ Continued coverage of allegations of sexual misconduct against well-known people in entertainment, media, politics and other professions.
‘Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle’ has premiere with stars Dwayne Johnson, Jack Black, Kevin Hart, Karen Gillan and director Jake Kasdan.
Daniel Day-Lewis, Vicky Krieps, Lesley Manville, and director Paul Thomas Anderson walk the carpet for the new period drama 'Phantom Thread.'
Zac Efron and Zendaya clashed on the set of ‘The Greatest Showman’ – physically, while filming trapeze scenes.
Celebrating the stars who got married this year.
‘The Last Jedi’ holds huge premiere at Royal Albert Hall ahead of the latest ‘Star Wars’ movie hitting cinemas. Prince Harry, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge also attend.