A second week has begun of efforts to find and help scores of thousands of people after Cyclone Idai devastated parts of southern Africa.
Italy has signed a memorandum of understanding with China in support of Beijing's 'Belt and Road' initiative, which aims to weave a network of ports, bridges and power plants linking China with Africa, Europe and beyond.
Protesters are gathering in central London before what is expected to be a massive march in favor of a second Brexit referendum.
Dozens of people in Somalia's capital are believed to be trapped inside a government building amid an Islamic extremist attack.
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The World Health Organization says Ebola has spiked in Congo in recent days because of "increased security challenges," a week after its director-general predicted the outbreak might be contained within six months.
British Prime Minister Theresa May has told lawmakers she may not seek passage of her Brexit withdrawal plan in Parliament next week.
A U.S.-backed Syrian force says it has liberated the last area held by the Islamic State group in the eastern Syrian village of Baghouz, declaring victory over the extremists and the end of their self-declared caliphate.
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An explosion has been heard in the Somali capital Mogadishu.
One of the most closely watched predictors for recession just yelped even louder.
The French government vowed to strengthen security as yellow vest protesters stage a 19th round of demonstrations, following last week's riots in Paris.
The family of a slain 3-year-old boy and a Jordanian prince were among those who visited a mosque when it reopened for the first time since a terrorist killed 42 people.
An extremely rare albino penguin has made its debut at the Gdansk zoo in northern Poland.
Hundreds of Algerian lawyers marched in the country's capital, Algiers, to demand the departure of ailing, 82-year-old President Abdelaziz Bouteflika at the end of his term scheduled on April 28.
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An investigating judge has extended by two weeks the detention of a man suspected of killing three passengers on a tram in the central Dutch city of Utrecht and seriously wounding three more.
China has stopped all new purchases of Canadian canola seeds in what some see as retaliation for Canada's arrest of a top executive of Chinese tech giant Huawei.