World's last male northern white rhino dies

The world’s last male northern white rhino has died, leaving only two females of its subspecies alive in the world.

Putin wins fourth term with record vote

Vladimir Putin was Monday set for another six years in power after winning a record victory in Russia's presidential election.

Syria conflict rages, war enters eighth year

Syria's lacerating conflict entered its eighth year Thursday with the country riven by international power struggles.

Mugabe monthly-pension asked as cash payment

Zimbabwe’s cash crisis is still severe but one person who has no intention of queuing at the bank is former president Robert Mugabe.