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Author and historian William Dalrymple connects with his past in the Indian city of Kolkata, and brings back some glorious photos.
A plaque celebrating the English founder of AC Milan is set to be unveiled in Nottingham on the centenary of his death.
Venezuela's opposition accuses the government of staging a coup by blocking their drive to hold a referendum on removing President Maduro from office.
Two police officers involved in the fatal shooting of a 24-year-old unarmed black man will not be disciplined, police in the US city Minneapolis say.
People from Mosul villages speak of how they fled IS and a raging battle
Michelle Obama is heading to Arizona as Democrats see the opportunity to turn the traditionally red state blue.
A deep network of underground tunnels has been uncovered at the outskirts of Mosul.
At least 53 people die and 300 are injured when a packed passenger train derails in Cameroon, the country's transport minister says.
Remittances could prove to be a vast resource for Nigerian businesses and government-funded projects.
The United Nations has come under fire for appointing comic book character Wonder Woman as its new Honorary Ambassador for the Empowerment of Women and Girls.
The former police chief of the Mexican city where 43 students disappeared in September 2014 has been detained after two years in the run, officials say.
A trade deal between the EU and Canada is on the brink of collapse because a Belgian region with a population of just 3.6 million objects.
France says it will begin dismantling the "Jungle" migrant camp in Calais on Monday morning.
China says the US has committed an "illegal" act in sailing a navy warship near islands it claims in the South China Sea.
The gouge in the ground likely made by Europe's Schiaparelli probe as it hit the surface of Mars on Wednesday has been imaged by an American satellite.
A planned trade deal between the EU and Canada is on the brink of collapse after talks between Canada and a Belgian region broke down on Friday.
Ahmed, a resident in the Iraqi city of Kirkuk, which has come under fierce attack by the so-called Islamic State, describes how he is prepared to die to protect his family.
A flotilla of Russian warships is passing through the English Channel en route to Syria.
A judge in the US state of Montana, who sentenced to 60 days in jail a man for sex with his 12-year-old daughter, faces growing calls for his removal.
At least 200 Iraqi families have been forced to leave their homes for Mosul by Islamic State (IS) fighters and could be used as human shields, the UN warns.