Allegations emerged of Taliban militants raping a number of young women during the group's takeover of Kunduz. (AFP/File)
October 13, 2015 - 09:00 GMT
Taliban militants in Afghanistan threatened two news channels over reports alleging the extremist group raped a number of women in Kunduz during the recent takeover.
Karl Andree, 74, served a two-month jail term after being caught with a bottle of wine. (Facebook)
October 13, 2015 - 08:30 GMT
A 74-year-old British man faces 379 lashes in Saudi Arabia for being in possession of illegal alcohol.
Relatives mourn near the coffin of a victim of the twin bombings in Ankara, during the funeral in Istanbul on October 12, 2015. (AFP/Bulent Kilic)
October 12, 2015 - 20:00 GMT
Turkish authorities have already begun to blame Daesh for the bomb blast in Ankara which killed at least 95 people. Now they claim they are close to identifying one of the suspects.
Houthi media claimed to have shot down a similar
October 12, 2015 - 19:30 GMT
Yemeni forces claim to have shot down a Saudi unmanned aerial vehicle in the northwestern Sa'ada province.
A Libyan man holds a placard during a protest against the national unity government proposed by United Nations envoy Bernardino Leon on October 9, 2015 in Tripoli's central Martyrs Square. (AFP/Mahmoud Turkia)
October 12, 2015 - 18:30 GMT
Just when a deal was underway, Libya's rival factions rejected the UN proposed unity government, causing fear that the country's political situation will only worsen.
A Solo Turk F-16 of the Turkish Air Force performs during the Motril International Air Festival in Spain on June 21, 2015. (AFP/Jorge Guerrero)
October 12, 2015 - 16:30 GMT
Seventeen PKK militants were killed while their military assets were destroyed in government-led airstrikes in Hakkari province.
A relative of a victim waits outside the morgue in Ankara, October 11, 2015. (AFP/File)
October 12, 2015 - 11:15 GMT
Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu said the country's security forces were focusing on identifying one of the suspected bombers in Ankara, believed to be a Daesh militant.
Two British troops were killed after the helicopter crashed while attempting to land at the Resolute Support headquarters in Kabul. (AFP/File)
October 12, 2015 - 08:31 GMT
Two British troops and three others were killed after a helicopter crashed while attempting to land in Kabul.
A woman waits in an area allocated for families outside a forensic morgue, as she waits for the body of her relative, on October 11, 2015 in Ankara. (AFP/Ozan Kose)
October 11, 2015 - 14:30 GMT
Thousands of Turkish people have gathered to mourn the loss of the 95 people killed in yesterday's twin bomb blasts in Ankara
Turkish riot police forces secure the site of twin explosions near the main train station in Turkey's capital Ankara, on October 10, 2015. (AFP/Adem Altan)
October 11, 2015 - 14:30 GMT
Fifteen suspected affiliates of Daesh were arrested in two Turkish provinces early Sunday. The suspects are being held for accommodating potential Daesh recruits.
A man is lifted away following an explosion at the main train station in Turkey's capital Ankara, on October 10, 2015. (AFP/Adem Altan)
October 11, 2015 - 10:55 GMT
Twin bomb blasts in the Turkish capital Ankara killed 95 people and injured 246 others.