The Taliban is taking responsibility for a suicide car bombing in the Afghan capital, Kabul.
Several people were killed in Turkey Monday after a series of attacks on police officers and soldiers.
A group that says it is linked to al-Qaida is claiming responsibility for killing a blogger in Bangladesh.
A Zimbabwe court has delayed the trial for a Zimbabwean hunter accused of helping to kill a beloved wild lion called Cecil.
Malaysia’s leader has confirmed that a piece of an airplane wing found on an Indian Ocean island belonged to Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370.
The International Monetary Fund says sanctions linked to the crisis in Ukraine could end up hurting Russia’s economy.
Ukraine has granted citizenship to the daughter of a former Russian prime minister and a well-known journalist.
Forces supporting Yemeni President Abdu Rabu Mansour Hadi have retaken an important military base from Houthi rebels.
The Malaysian transport minister says a part of a plane found on an island in the Indian Ocean last week is from the same kind of aircraft as the Malaysia Airlines plane that disappeared last year.
Officials in Myanmar say 46 people have died in several days of flooding and landslides.