16 October 2017
KENYA / ELECTIONS
Africa
++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.
AP covering/accessing pictures.
16 October 2017
MOROCCO / STRIKE
Africa
Rabat: Doctors unions plan to strike over pay and conditions.
AP covering. Edits to follow (on merit).
16 October 2017
KOREAS / TENSION
Asia
++Running Story – for 14 – 20 October 2017++ Monitoring for latest developments as tension continues over North Korea's nuclear and missile programmes.
AP covering/accessing pictures.
16 October 2017
JAPAN / US
Asia
Tokyo: US Deputy Secretary of State John J Sullivan visits Tokyo for deputy-level talks expected to focus on North Korea.
Coverage TBC. Schedule TBC.
16 October 2017
INDONESIA / GOVERNOR
Asia
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....
AP covering. AP planning LIVE.
16 October 2017
PHILIPPINES / EXTRADITION
Asia
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...
AP covering. Edit to follow.
16 October 2017
SPAIN / CATALONIA
Europe
++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...
AP covering/accessing pictures.
16 October 2017
GERMANY / HUAWEI
Europe
Munich: World launch of the new Huawei flagship smartphone.
AP covering LIVE (AP Live Choice).
16 October 2017
LUXEMBOURG / EU FMs
Europe
Luxembourg: European Union foreign ministers hold their regular meeting in Luxembourg.
AP accessing LIVE. Edit to follow.
16 October 2017
ITALY / POPE
Europe
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.
AP planning LIVE. AP planning coverage. Edit to follow.
16 October 2017
AUSTRIA / REACTIONS
Europe
Vienna: Reactions to election results in Sunday's general elections.
AP covering. Edit to follow.
16 October 2017
SYRIA / IRAQ FIGHTING
Middle East
++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...
AP covering/accessing pictures.
16 October 2017
US / IRAN
North America
++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...
AP covering/accessing pictures.
16 October 2017
US / WEINSTEIN
North America
++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.
AP covering/accessing pictures.
16 October 2017
Claire Foy and Andrew Garfield Discuss ‘Breathe'

16 October 2017
Russian Politics, Ornate Uniforms and a Lot of Laughs, the Cast and Crew of ‘Death of Stalin’ Explain Their New Movie

16 October 2017
Country Singer Chris Young Talks About Recovering after Being in Las Vegas Mass Shooting, New Album

16 October 2017
The Stars of Empire’ Talk About Filming a Prince-Themed Episode This Week

16 October 2017
‘Girls Aloud’ Star Nadine Coyle Offers Pop Career Tips

16 October 2017
Cambodia: Move Over Angkor: Sambor Prei Kuk Temple Gets World Heritage Status
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...
16 October 2017
South Korea: F-22 Raptor Soars at South Korea Defence Exhibit
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...
16 October 2017
South Africa: South Africa' Steam Train Tourism Sector Slowly Growing
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.
16 October 2017
Mexico: Iconic Cars Get New Lease of Life in Mexico
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...
16 October 2017
Middle East: Roman Theatre Unearthed Below Western Wall
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...
16 October 2017
GAZA / CROSSING
PA crossings director visits border terminals in Gaza.
16 October 2017
MALAYSIA / QATAR
Qatari Emir receives state welcome.
16 October 2017
JORDAN / UNICEF
Young ambassador visits refugee camps.
16 October 2017
MOROCCO / DOCTORS STRIKE
Medical workers strike over pay.
16 October 2017
IRAQ / KIRKUK TIMELINE
Decades of turbulence for northern city.
There is currently no Planned Coverage information available