American political conventions once had real drama as parties held rounds and rounds of voting before settling on a presidential nominee.
My plane touched down at Dhaka airport at about the time when the joint security operation against terrorists at Gulshan's Holey Artisan Bakery was underway.
Street sweepers in South Sudan's capital Juba have cleaned up the blood and bullet casings after gun battles at the presidential palace, but salvaging peace will be a far harder task, analysts warn.
In 18 months France has been the target of three major terrorist attacks claimed by jihadists in which more than 230 people have died.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has emerged triumphant and possibly stronger from a failed coup attempt, meaning that Turkey's pivotal roles as an ally in the U.S.-led war against the Islamic State group and a guarantor of refugee agreements with Europe are likely to remain intact.
Isn't the murder of Qandeel Baloch, one of Pakistan's social media stars, as 'un-Islamic' as Zeenat Bibi's?
Eighty-four people were killed after a truck ploughed through crowds of people celebrating Bastille Day in the southern French city of Nice.
A well-known Kenyan proverb says: When elephants fight, it's the grass that suffers.
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The bell rings at the gate of the Tijuana border post as U.S. agents return 12 Mexicans home with their belongings inside paper bags and backpacks.
There is growing concern that countries with territorial disputes will follow the same legal path as the Philippines government and take their cases to the arbitral tribunal that recently ruled in favor of the Manila government.