Heavy rains caused the collapse of a huge rubbish dump, burying homes and killing at least 17, officials say.
ISIL claims responsibility for an attack that killed more than two dozen fighters in Iraq's Kirkuk province.
At least 35 killed in Syrian government-led bombardment on besieged enclave of Eastern Ghouta, war monitor says.
An advocacy group has filed a lawsuit alleging that police broke protocol by working with a far-right organisation.
Turkish foreign minister made remarks in response to reports that Syrian forces will fight alongside YPG against Turkey.
More than 80 activists and students, imprisoned last month during protests against rising food prices, released.
Bronze medalist Alexander Krushelnitsky allegedly tested positive for meldonium at the Pyeongchang Winter Games.
Groups say 160 Palestinians have been stranded for 13 days after Egyptians authorities suddenly closed Rafah crossing.
A Kurdish YPG official claims regime forces will join Kurdish fighters in Afrin.
Internal inquiry report from 2011 also reveals charity's former Haiti director 'admitted to using prostitutes'.
Adelmo Cervi, 74, has become a leading voice against the rise of far-right populist parties in Italy.