Benjamin Netanyahu's plane took 11 hours to fly from Singapore to Sydney. It wasn't by choice.
18-year-old chess grand master banned from her national team for wearing a headband, not a hijab.
Iran's supreme leader lashes out at Israel, calling the Jewish state a "fake" nation in a "dirty chapter" of history.
Rescuers spotted a tiny face in the rubble. They had a camera to show the world.
They rented the house behind the jewellery store. For two months they dug.
The new US administration has cast doubt on the likelihood of a Palestinian state being recognised.
A suicide bomber attacked a crowded Sufi shrine in Pakistan, killing at least 72 people.
Car packed with explosives blows up in southern Baghdad, killing at least 48 and wounding 55.
After months of crippling siege, more than 100,000 people were trapped in the city's rebel-held east as government bombs rained down.
The Swedish government's delegation of 11 women wore them "almost all of the time," and attracted criticism for their apparent contradiction.
Hundreds of thousands march in Iran, burning effigies of Donald Trump and chanting "death to America".
Syria's justice ministry rejects an Amnesty International report of mass hangings of as many as 13,000 people.
Suspected Islamic State gunmen kill at least six Afghan employees of the Red Cross.
Ayatollah Ali Khamenei dismisses Donald Trump's warning to Iran to stop its missile tests.
At least 30 die in air strikes on rebel-held Syrian city of Idlib in some of heaviest raids in months.
At least 20 people killed in a bomb blast outside Supreme Court in Afghanistan's capital.
Story of young Syrian refugee and World War II child refugee show parallels between conflicts.
Between 5000 and 13,000 blindfolded and led to a basement to be hung in Syria.
Dramatic video shows a huge blast as a boat hits a Saudi warship at high speed.
She threw acid in the eye of her victim. Now the attacker will herself be blinded, as this rare form of punishment is permitted in Iran.
It was a US-led strike against al Qaeda, but it killed a young American girl.
It targets Muslim-majority countries and Muslim majority demographics but is it fair to call it a Muslim ban?
The former starlet turns diplomat, meeting with Turkey's president at his home to discuss the refugee crisis.
Islamist groups celebrate "blessed ban", saying it validates claim that US is at war with Islam.
Reports suggest the Syrian dictator is in hospital after falling ill, but the regime has denied the claims.
A US soldier fell, a military aircraft was destroyed and children were among 30 killed in al Qaeda raid.
He's vowed to eradicate them, but the social media loving militants seem happy to hold fire - for now.
Aisha Ahmad Hamdi wondered if her family would be accepted. But New Zealanders have shocked her with their kindness.
Islamic State attack on supply route into Aleppo repelled by the army, war monitoring group reports.
Defying a NZ-led UN vote against building on disputed land, Israel views Donald Trump's arrival as a free pass.