Cecil's brother Jericho killed

Cecil the lion was a popular attraction among visitors to the Hwange National Park.

Researcher disputes reports that another of Zimbabwe's treasured lions has been killed.

MH370: Debris in France

French gendarmes and police inspect a large piece of plane debris which was found on the beach in Reunion Island.

Airplane debris thought to be a vanished Boeing 777 arrives for analysis in Toulouse.

Trump imports workers

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is campaigning on keeping jobs in America but one of his resorts applied to import 1100 foreign workers.

Donald Trump is staking his run for US president in part on a vow to protect American jobs.

Crash: Bin Laden's family killed

The aircraft, which was understood to be flying from Milan-Malpensa Airport in Italy to Blackbushe airfield in Hampshire, came down after overshooting the runway and clipping a fence.

Three relatives of late al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden killed in crash of private jet, Saudi embassy confirms.

Biden weighs presidential bid

US Vice President Joe Biden has said publicly he would make a decision at the end of the US summer.

Late son inspires US Vice President Joe Biden to weigh up challenge for the Democratic presidential nomination.

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australia

Two quakes shake Queensland

Saturday's quake was the second on in as many days for the area.

A magnitude 5.7 strikes off the Queensland coast, followed by another about an hour later.

Tostee caught in parole bind

Australian man accused of killing NZer Warriena Wright could face conflicting bail conditions when he is released from prison.

Mystery figure key to brutal killing

Surfer attacked by shark

americas

Biden weighs presidential bid

US Vice President Joe Biden has said publicly he would make a decision at the end of the US summer.

Late son inspires US Vice President Joe Biden to weigh up challenge for the Democratic presidential nomination.

Army of firefighters battle wildfire gallery

Eighteen large wildfires burning in California, requiring the deployment of nearly 8000 firefighters.

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is campaigning on keeping jobs in America but one of his resorts applied to import 1100 foreign workers.

Trump's companies sought visas to import workers

Donald Trump is staking his run for US president in part on a vow to protect American jobs. But one of his companies applied to import 70 foreign workers.

europe

MH370: Plane debris arrives in France

French gendarmes and police inspect a large piece of plane debris which was found on the beach in Reunion Island.

Airplane debris thought to be a vanished Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 arrives in Toulouse for investigators to study.

Reunion: Small place, big news

A wing flap departs Reunion Island, leaving a remote community stunned by global fame.

Plane crash bin Laden

Plane overshoots, nosedives, explodes video

Private jet crashes into parked cars while trying to land, killing members of Osama bin Laden's family.

middle east

Palestinian teen dead after clash with troops

An Israeli border policeman fires tear gas canisters during clashes with Palestinian protesters in the West Bank city of Hebron.

A Palestinian youth has died at a West Bank hospital following a clash with Israeli troops near Ramallah.

Palestinian toddler killed in arson video

Suspected Jewish attackers torched a Palestinian home in the West Bank, killing a toddler, an act Israel's PM says is terrorism.

Members of the Libyan pro-government forces.

ISIS kills seven Libyan soldiers

Seven Libyan soldiers were killed on Friday when Islamic State militants stormed a checkpoint.

asia

MH370: Plane debris arrives in France

French gendarmes and police inspect a large piece of plane debris which was found on the beach in Reunion Island.

Airplane debris thought to be a vanished Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 arrives in Toulouse for investigators to study.

Debris confirmed as Boeing 777

A part number on a piece of aircraft wreckage found in the Indian Ocean confirms the object is from a Boeing 777.

Sri Lanka's former president Mahinda Rajapaksa, who is contesting in the upcoming general election, waves at his supporters during the launch ceremony of his manifesto, in Colombo on July 28.

Gunmen open fire at Sri Lanka rally, one dead

One person was killed and 13 wounded in a drive-by shooting at a Sri Lankan election rally attended by the finance minister.

africa

MH370: Plane debris arrives in France

French gendarmes and police inspect a large piece of plane debris which was found on the beach in Reunion Island.

Airplane debris thought to be a vanished Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 arrives in Toulouse for investigators to study.

Cecil's the lion's US killer should be extradited

American dentist who killed Cecil the lion financed an illegal hunt and should be extradited to Zimbabwe, environment minister says.

Walter Palmer (left) with one of his many animal trophies.

'Cecil's killing was deliberate' video

Zimbabwe wants Walter Palmer forced back to Africa to face justice for lion killing.

south pacific

6.9 quake hits near Solomons

Quake generic

A magnitude 6.9 earthquake was reported in the Santa Cruz islands, and a short-lived tsnuami warning has been lifted.

Nauru pressed on civil rights

Nauru pressed over civil rights abuses of opposition politician stripped of passport.

Low-lying Maldives were badly affected by the tsunami which hit South East Asia on Boxing Day, 2004.

Going under

Low-lying atoll nations like the Maldives will be the first to face the threat of rising sea levels as the effects of climate change take their toll.

Video

Is Cecil's brother Jericho dead?

Researcher disputes reports that another of Zimbabwe's treasured lions has been killed.

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