Airline: It's MH370

Police carry a piece of aircraft debris.

Malaysia Airlines says it's confident the wreckage found on Reunion and now being analysed in France is from the doomed flight.

ISIS kills seven Libyan soldiers

Members of the Libyan pro-government forces.

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

Church shooter pleads not guilty

Dylann Roof appears by closed-circuit television at his bond hearing in Charleston, South Carolina on June 19.

Dylann Roof, accused of killing nine people, had planned to plead guilty to hate crimes.

'Cecil's killing was deliberate' video

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

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

Reunion: Remote place, big news

Johnny Begue, right, who found plane debris on Wednesday at the beach in Saint-Andre, on the French Indian Ocean island of La Reunion, walks with his friend Andre Tevane, July 30, 2015.

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

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australia

Quake hits off Queensland

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

11 min ago  Tremor measuring 5.7 reported off the coast of Australia.

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

'Cecil's killing was deliberate' video

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

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

Man's 17-storey fall caught on camera video

A man has survived falling to the ground from a 17th-floor balcony, with it all caught on camera.

US President Barack Obama  at the Summit on Cybersecurity and Consumer Protection at Stanford University earlier this year.

Obama wants fastest computer ever

President's latest project aims to build a supercomputer that can process a billion-billion operations per second.

europe

Reunion: Small place, big news

Johnny Begue, right, who found plane debris on Wednesday at the beach in Saint-Andre, on the French Indian Ocean island of La Reunion, walks with his friend Andre Tevane, July 30, 2015.

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

Serbia's bouncing lottery ball

Graphic triggers outrage among impoverished Serbs who had hoped Lotto was at least above corruption.

The large piece of aircraft wreckage that washed up on Reunion Island appears to come from a wing.

MH370: probe gathers pace

Two-metre piece of plane that washed up on Reunion will be examined next week in France.

middle east

Palestinian toddler killed in arson video

A relative of 18-month-old Palestinian baby Ali Dawabsheh, who was killed after his family's house was set to fire in a suspected attack by Jewish extremists, shows his picture at the burnt house in Duma village near the West Bank city of Nablus.

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

Iran city swelters at 67.8 degrees

Bandar Mahshahr's air temperature was just above New Zealand's hottest day - but it "feels like" it was even worse.

Mullah Omar of Afghanistan's Taliban regime.

Taliban pulls out of talks video

The Taliban confirmed the death of their long-missing leader, and said they were pulling out of peace talks with the Afghan government.

asia

Gunmen open fire at Sri Lanka rally, one dead

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.

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

China's Beijing to host the 2022 Winter Olympics

Chinese capital Beijing beats Kazakhstan's Almaty for the right to host the 2022 Winter Games.

French gendarmes and police inspect a large piece of plane debris found on the beach in Saint-Andre, on the French Indian Ocean island of La Reunion, July 29, 2015.

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.

africa

'Cecil's killing was deliberate' video

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

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

UN tackles illicit wildlife poaching

UN calls on all countries to step up their efforts to protect wildlife amid uproar over killing of "Cecil".

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

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.

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

Plane overshoots, nosedives, explodes

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

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