South Africans have been outraged by a spate of rapes and murders, prompting demands for a return of the death penalty.
The Pacific nation of Vanuatu is hoping kava will boost exports and bring in much needed cash.
Creating a new police force was one of the president’s top campaign pledges but will people join it?
Thousands of Africans are crossing Panama’s Darien Gap – one of the world’s most dangerous jungles.
Two Britons are among five facing charges over a $688,000 (£588,000) drug haul found in Australia.
The pilots’ control panels started to melt and there was smoke during the accident in February.
A crowd gathers outside the presidential palace and calls for justice for dozens of slain protesters.
Ren Zhengfei offers to share its 5G know-how with a Western firm in return for a one-off fee.
An amateur astronomer has discovered a comet that could have come from a distant star.
The sister of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman received a 10-month suspended sentence.
The body of the former Zimbabwean leader is lying in state at the Rufaro football stadium in Harare.
The social media giant suspends state-run media and officials’ accounts, citing policy violations.
The settlement ends a four-year investigation into Google’s tax affairs.
Democrats were furious after the North Carolina legislature passed a controversial budget.
An elderly couple were killed when floodwaters flipped their car over, emergency services said.