Johannesburg: South Africa's ruling ANC party holds conference to decide who will succeed Jacob Zuma as party leader. That person will be the ANC's candidate for president in 2019 elections.
++Running Story – 16-22 December 2017++ Monitoring for latest developments as tension continues over North Korea's nuclear and missile programmes after Pyongyang launched a new intercontinental...
Pyeongchang: US and South Korean Marines hold annual winter combined training, which includes exercises on snow fields, tactical training in the mountains and physical activities.
Colombo: Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak visits.
Ahmedabad: Results are expected to be announced for state elections in the Indian state of Gujarat that are a crucial test of the popularity of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Bharatiya Janata...
Brussels: A trial involving Salah Abdeslam, the lone surviving suspect in the November 2015 extremist attacks on the Bataclan Theatre and other sites in Paris, is set to be postponed almost as soon...
Berlin: German chancellor Angela Merkel meets with victims of last year's Christmas market attack.
Kiev: Mikheil Saakashvili has been called to appear at the Ukraine's Prosecutor General office for interrogation over allegations in receiving finance from Russia to organise protest movement in...
Moscow: Delegates attend the Congress of the United Peoples' Front. Created by Vladimir Putin in 2011, the UPF's task is to control implementation of the president's orders and fight corruption.
++Running Story – 16-22 December 2017++ Latest in Sanaa, Aden, and Taiz after Houthi rebels killed their former ally and ex-President Ali Abdullah Saleh. Humanitarian disaster not improving.
++Running Story – 16-22 December 2017++ Fighting in parts of Syria despite various peace talks, Syrian government carrying out offensives against some militant groups.
++Running Story – 16-22 December 2017++ Continued coverage of allegations of sexual misconduct against well-known people in entertainment, media, politics and other professions.
++Running Story – 16-22 December 2017++ Tensions continue following US President Donald Trump's decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital.Unclear whether Vice-President Mike Pence's...
Charlie Brooker and Annabel Jones reveal what alternative realities ‘Black Mirror’ has up its sleeve for the new series.
A look at the magic of Manhattan during the holidays with department store windows and the Rockefeller Tree.