China lashes Taiwan over offer to Hong Kong protesters
Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen voiced support last month for granting asylum to some Hong Kong protesters, with the semi-autonomous financial hub in the midst of an unprecedented political crisis.
Sudan's Bashir got $90 mn from Saudi royal family members
The former president, who was forced from power by months of protests in April after 30 years in power, sat in a metal cage wearing a traditional white gown.
Zimbabwe deploys security forces over banned march
Soldiers and armed police on horseback and in trucks patrolled the central business district and most of the high-density suburbs.
HBO's 'Chernobyl' sparks tours, stokes fears in Lithuania
Similar in design to Chernobyl, some 450 kilometres (280 miles) away, the Ignalina reactor provided the backdrop for the show's outdoor scenes, shot last year.
Timeline: Key dates running up to Sudan’s transition to civil rule
A timeline of main developments in Sudan's political upheaval.
Sudan's Bashir in court for graft trial: AFP
Bashir (75) was forced from power on 11 April, after months of protest against his regime and appeared before a prosecutor for the first time on 16 June.
Barca's Coutinho joins Bayern Munich on loan
Barcelona's Philippe Coutinho has joined Bayern Munich on a one-year loan with an option to buy, the Spanish club confirmed Monday.
US economists expect recession in 2020 or 2021: survey
A majority of economists expect a US recession in the next two years, but have pushed back the onset amid Federal Reserve actions, according to a survey released Monday.
Britain's Prince Andrew 'appalled' by Epstein abuse claims: report
Virginia Giuffre - previously Virginia Roberts - one of Epstein's alleged victims, testified in 2016 that she had sex with Prince Andrew when she was underage, an allegation Buckingham Palace has repeatedly and strenuously denied.
Concussion substitute Labuschagne stars as Australia draw second Ashes Test
Labuschagne was not confirmed as playing until Sunday morning when Australia star Steve Smith was ruled out with concussion, having been hit by a Jofra Archer bouncer during his 92 on Saturday.
Thomas holds off Cantlay to win with record at Medinah
The 2017 PGA Championship winner seized his first triumph since last year's WGC Bridgestone Invitational, defeating Cantlay by three strokes, and claimed the top spot in the US PGA playoff point standings entering next week's season-ending Tour Championship.
'You shoot ten from each side to save the majority' - Chad president
The state of emergency will run for three months in the Sila and Ouaddai regions bordering Sudan where 50 people have died since 9 August in fighting between Arab cattle herders and settled farmers, the president's office said.
Frenchman arrested after wife's body found in suitcase in car boot
The two children aged six and seven were found unhurt and sitting in the back seat of the vehicle, source said.
Emery hails Arsenal new boys after perfect start
Emery's side made it successive victories to start the Premier League season thanks to goals from Alexandre Lacazette and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang either side of an Ashley Barnes equaliser.
Chad declares emergency in east after dozens die in ethnic violence
Eastern Chad is in the grip of a cycle of violence between nomadic camel herders - many from the Zaghawa ethnic group from which Deby hails - and sedentary farmers from the Ouaddian community.
Hong Kong protesters march in show of 'peaceful' credentials after chaos
The financial hub has been plunged into crisis by ten weeks of demonstrations, with images of masked black-clad protesters engulfed by tear gas during street battles against riot police stunning a city once renowned for its stability.
Man charged after New York scare over rice cookers
Larry K. Griffin II, 26, was arrested by the New York Police Department and charged with three counts of placing a false bomb, according to a statement released Saturday
Sri Lanka beat New Zealand in first Test by six wickets
Captain Dimuth Karunaratne posted his ninth Test hundred as he scored 122 in a key opening partnership of 161 runs with Lahiru Thirimanne.