Emergency workers are seen at the site of the wreckage of a small twin engined plane which crashed shortly after takeoff from Malta International Airport, on October 24, 2016. (AFP/Matthew Mirabelli)
October 24, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
All five passengers and crew of the small aircraft were killed after the plane took off and then plummeted into the ground.
Migrants queue for transportation by bus to reception centres across France, from the
October 24, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
The fate of some 1,300 unaccompanied minors is still to be decided.
A Yemeni boy sits at a market in the old city of the capital Sanaa on October 21, 2016. (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
October 24, 2016 - 07:00 GMT
The lack of clean drinking water available in Yemen has seriously worsened the hygiene situation in the country.
Egyptian army soldiers stand guard outside a polling station during the counting of ballots after the first round of voting for Egypt's parliamentary elections in Giza, Cairo, on October 19, 2015. (AFP/File)
October 22, 2016 - 12:36 GMT
Gunmen opened fire on Brigadier General Adel Rajaaie, an armored division commander, when he left his home in Obour city.
Supporters of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan attend a rally on July 31, 2016 in Cologne, as tensions over Turkey's failed coup put authorities on edge. (AFP/Oliver Berg)
October 22, 2016 - 10:00 GMT
Officials said 35 Turkish diplomatic passport holders had formally applied for asylum, but no other details were given about their identities or status of their applications.
People walk in the main street of the ''Jungle'' migrant camp where all makeshift shops have closed as French Interior Minister said on the eve the demolition of the camp would take place
October 20, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
A group of unaccompanied children between the age of 14 and 17 were sent to England from the Calais refugee camp, causing a furor among British lawmakers who thought some of the migrants might be over the age of 18.
Yemeni fighters from the separatist Southern Movement, loyal to the government forces, arrive for a rally marking the anniversary of the south's revolt against British colonial rule on October 13, 2016, in the southern city of Aden. (AFP/Saleh al-Obeidi)
October 20, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
Yemeni army sources said Houthi rebels were shelling residential areas to the east and west of Taiz.
Mass protests hit Egypt earlier this year following a controversial deal transferring two Red Sea islands from Egypt to Saudi Arabia. (AFP/File)
October 20, 2016 - 09:00 GMT
The arrests came amid growing calls on social media for mass demonstrations to protest economic conditions and price hikes.
Jordanian writer Nahed Hattar was shot dead in front of a courthouse in Amman last month after sharing a cartoon online that was deemed
October 20, 2016 - 08:59 GMT
The main suspect, Riad Abdullah, was charged with four crimes, including premeditated murder and possessing an unlicensed weapon.
An Afghan health worker administers the polio vaccine to a child during a campaign on the outskirts of Jalalabad on October 17, 2016. (AFP/Noorullah Shirzada)
October 20, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
In a new report, the UN noted a marked increase in child casualties this year, even as overall numbers of civilian casualties fell.
The civilian deaths have drawn particular attention since a strike earlier this month that left more than 140 dead at a funeral ceremony. (AFP/File)
October 19, 2016 - 16:00 GMT
Sounds of powerful explosions were heard following two airstrikes by alliance jets against the facility, in the eastern part of rebel-controlled Sana'a.
Ghani and Sharif have both committed themselves to renewing the Afghan peace process. (AFP/File)
October 19, 2016 - 12:00 GMT
It said the meetings were attended by Mullah Abdul Manan Akhund, brother of the late Taliban supreme leader Mullah Mohammad Omar, and Afghan spy chief Mohammed Masoom Stanikzai.
Yemeni children fill empty jerrycans with water from a donated source amid ongoing widespread disruption of water supplies in an impoverished coastal village on the outskirts of the Yemeni port city of Hodeidah, on October 18, 2016. (AFP/Stringer)
October 19, 2016 - 11:00 GMT
The 72-hour truce is due to begin Wednesday night after a meeting held in London on Sunday between John Kerry, Boris Johnson, and UN Special Envoy to Yemen Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed.
US Secretary of State John Kerry, British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and UN Special Envoy for Yemen Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed make a joint statement on Yemen at Lancaster House in London on October 16, 2016. (AFP/Justin Tallis)
October 18, 2016 - 14:00 GMT
The Houthis have yet to comment and the entry date for the ceasefire has not been specified.
This file photo taken on October 8, 2016 shows a general view of the destruction following reported airstrikes on a funeral hall by Saudi-led coalition air-planes on a building in the capital Sanaa. (AFP/Mohammed Huwais)
October 17, 2016 - 06:00 GMT
Saudi's campaign in Yemen has come under heavy criticism since last week’s airstrike on a funeral gathering in Sanaa.
Smoke rises from a building believed to be a Daesh safehouse in Gaziantep, Turkey. (Twitter)
October 16, 2016 - 15:00 GMT
At least three officers were killed and seven people injured after the blast.