++Running Story – for 14 – 20 October 2017++ Covering developments after opposition leader Raila Odinga said he planned to withdraw from the poll due to take place on 26 October.
Rabat: Doctors unions plan to strike over pay and conditions.
++Running Story – for 14 – 20 October 2017++ Monitoring for latest developments as tension continues over North Korea's nuclear and missile programmes.
Tokyo: US Deputy Secretary of State John J Sullivan visits Tokyo for deputy-level talks expected to focus on North Korea.
Jakarta: Former cabinet minister Anies Baswedan is sworn in as governor of Jakarta. Baswedan defeated former Gov. Basuki "Ahok" Tjahaja Purnama who was sentenced to two years in prison for blasphemy....
Manila: Court hears a US extradition request for Russel Salic - a Filipino doctor accused by US authorities of plotting to carry out terror attacks in New York City. Salic denies the allegations that...
++Running Story – for 14 – 20 October 2017++ Spain has given Catalonia's president Carles Puigdemont a Monday deadline to clarify whether he declared independence in a speech to the regional...
Munich: World launch of the new Huawei flagship smartphone.
Luxembourg: European Union foreign ministers hold their regular meeting in Luxembourg.
Rome: Pope Francis marks the UN's World Food Day with an address to G7 agriculture ministers at a time when hunger rates are on the rise for the first time in decades. ::0730g - Address.
Vienna: Reactions to election results in Sunday's general elections.
++Running Story – for 14 – 20 October 2017++ Coalition forces on the ground are working on ways to evacuate an estimated 4,000 civilians still trapped in Raqqa. The coalition says some of those...
++Running Story – for 14 – 20 October 2017++ Following developments after US President Donald Trump was set announce his decision not to issue a certification that Iran remains in compliance with its...
++Running Story – for 14 – 20 October 2017++ Following developments as allegations of sexual harassment or assault by Hollywood film producer Harvey Weinstein continue to surface.
PA crossings director visits border terminals in Gaza.
Qatari Emir receives state welcome.
Young ambassador visits refugee camps.
Medical workers strike over pay.
Decades of turbulence for northern city.
Sambor Prei Kuk, a collection of pre-Angkorian temples in Cambodia, is now the country's third World Heritage Site. Hopes are high that the new status will lure more tourists, helping to improve the...
The F-22 Raptor, thought to be the world's most lethal stealth fighter jet, has been displaying its acrobatic abilities at South Korea's ADEX defence exhibition near Seoul. Also taking to the skies...
Driven by nostalgia, the steam train tourism sector in South Africa is slowly growing. Visitors and enthusiasts get to enjoy the South African landscape in the slow lane.
On the outskirts of Mexico City lies the suburb of Cuautepec, where the only vehicles who dare mount the steep and narrow lanes, notorious for violence are illegal taxis. The favoured make of these...
Israeli archaeologists have found the first known Roman-era theatre in Jerusalem's Old City, a unique 1,800-year-old structure next to the Western Wall. Archaeologists uncovered the structure during...