A professional hunter accused of helping a US tourist kill Zimbabwe's most famous lion is released on $1,000 bail by a court.
Pakistani police say they have shot dead Malik Ishaq, the leader of banned Sunni militant group Lashkar-e-Jhangvi.
An emergency call handler in the US resigns after officials release the audio of him hanging up on a frantic caller after a shooting in New Mexico.
A woman travelling with three children is arrested on suspicion of preparing to go to Syria to engage in terrorism.
Two Zimbabwean men appear in court over the killing of Cecil, Zimbabwe's most famous lion.
Uefa boss comes under fire from a potential rival just hours after confirming he will stand for Fifa presidency.
Arsenal goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny joins Roma on a season-long loan but is told he still has a Gunners future.
Doubts over the injured Rory McIlroy playing in the US PGA increase after he withdraws from the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational.
Murals believed to have been left by elusive street artist Banksy on walls in Detroit and Bethlehem are to be auctioned in Los Angeles in September.
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras says he will have to call snap elections if members of his Syriza party continue to oppose a bailout deal.
A man has been killed as at least 1,500 migrants tried to enter the Channel Tunnel in Calais on Tuesday night, French police say.
Kenyans mourn comedy star Benson Wanjau, known by his TV character's name "Mzee Ojwang", who died too poor to pay his medical bills.
India's Supreme Court turns down a final plea for reprieve by Yakub Memon, convicted in the deadly 1993 Mumbai bombings, clearing the way for his execution.
A "safe zone" Turkey and the US are creating in Syria is Ankara's attempt to stop Kurds from forming their own territory, a pro-Kurdish party leader says.
A multinational force fighting Boko Haram militants in West Africa will be able to pursue them across borders, Nigeria says.
The 13 books longlisted for this year's Man Booker Prize are announced, with previous winner Anne Enright among those in contention.
Two convicted terrorists who claimed their prison segregation was unlawful win their challenge at the UK's highest court.
Organisers of the 2016 Rio Olympics are facing a serious challenge to clean polluted waters for sailing and windsurfing events.
Shares in mainland China bounced back significantly as the government's moves to reassure investors restores some stability to the market.
There is "strong evidence" Israel committed war crimes in Gaza after a soldier was captured by Hamas in last year's war, Amnesty International says.