Hunger stalks southern Africa as climate crisis deepens
The WFP says that 60% of Zimbabwe's 15 million people are currently food insecure.
Injured Maxwell to miss Australia's tour to South Africa
Maxwell will have arthroscopic surgery on his left elbow on Thursday to fix loose fragments of bone and is expected to be out for between six and eight weeks.
Venezuela opposition leader Guaido returns home, fighting erupts
Shortly before his arrival, fighting broke out between his followers - including several lawmakers - and President Nicolas Maduro's supporters.
Woods mulling approach from proposed Premier Golf League
The league's events would run from January to September with 48-player fields in a four-man, 12-team format battling for $10 million purses at 54-hole events.
Ferrari unveil SF1000 car for coming F1 season
Narrower than last season's SF90, with a deeper red colouring the body, Ferrari is pinning its hopes on the SF1000 car earning them drivers and constructors titles that have eluded them for 12 and 11 years respectively.
Harvey Weinstein defence rests case in rape trial
The trial has raised complicated issues surrounding consent and abuse of power for the jury of seven men and five women to grapple with.
China virus death toll passes 1,110 - Govt
More than 44,600 people have been confirmed as infected by the pathogen across China.
4 survive 32 days adrift in Pacific Ocean
Epic tales of survival are not uncommon in the Pacific, where tiny islands are separated by vast expanses of ocean.
Queen Elizabeth's oldest grandchild, Peter Phillips, in marriage split
Phillips (42) and his Canadian wife Autumn will share custody of their two daughters and both remain in Gloucestershire, southwest England.
Fifa offers help to players with unpaid wages
Several recent reports have highlighted the gravity of the problem caused by clubs failing to pay their players, notably after shutting down.
Pierre de Coubertin's founding text donated to Olympic museum
Russian billionaire Usmanov bought the 14-page manifesto at auction in New York in December for $8.8 million, a new auction world record for an item of sports memorabilia.
Four men held over killing of N.Ireland journalist
The men, aged 20, 27, 29 and 52, were detained in Londonderry and were being held in Belfast after the 29-year-old was shot in the head during a night of rioting and petrol bombing.
Under-fire Woodward eyes summer 'opportunity' for Man Utd
United are languishing in eighth place in the Premier League as they struggle to secure a top-four finish.
WHO warns of 'very grave' global coronavirus threat
The virus, first identified in China on 31 December, has killed more than 1,000 people, infected over 42,000 and reached some 25 countries.
India suffer ODI clean sweep in New Zealand
It is the first time India have been whitewashed in a bilateral ODI series of three or more matches since 1989 and the only time it has ever happened against New Zealand.
Lesotho murder intrigue 'traumatises' already volatile kingdom
In 2017, 58-year-old Lipolelo Thabane was gunned down near her home, just two days before her husband Prime Minister Thomas Thabane was sworn into office.
Virus forces teams out of Asian badminton championships
The event, which runs until Sunday in the Philippines capital, is the Asian qualifying event for the sport's Thomas and Uber Cup team championships later this year.
Warner takes step to cricket redemption with top Australia honour
The divisive 33-year-old has been awarded the Allan Border Medal for the third time, pipping by one vote Steve Smith, who was also involved in the attempt to alter the ball using sandpaper during a South Africa Test in 2018.