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Hugo Carvajal: Spain denies US extradition request

The former Venezuelan intelligence chief is accused by the US of drug trafficking offences.

Hugo Carvajal: Spain denies US extradition request

The former Venezuelan intelligence chief is accused by the US of drug trafficking offences.

Egypt, Ethiopia at Odds as Talks Over Blue Nile Dam Resume

A note distributed by the Egyptian foreign ministry points to key differences over the annual flow of water that should be guaranteed to Egypt and how to manage flows during droughts

Algeria protests: how disinformation spread on social media

How social media became an information battleground for anti-government protesters and Algeria's rulers.

Families fight against toxic dust from Italy's Ilva steelworks

A steel plant in Taranto moves to tackle pollution, but locals say it is too little, too late.

US House Panel Launches Investigation of Transportation Chief Chao

Leaders of Democratic-controlled House Oversight Committee said in a letter to Chao they are troubled by media reports she may have used her role in the Trump administration to boost Foremost Group, a shipping company founded by her father

Italian Police Arrest Three Accused of Torturing Migrants in Libya

Prosecutors in Sicily ordered arrests of two Egyptians and one Guinean after several people identified them as suspects

86 Tigers Rescued from Thai Tiger Temple Have Died

Eighty-six of 147 tigers seized laryngeal paralysis and canine distemper, diseases they were vulnerable to because of inbreeding at sprawling complex where tourists were allowed close contact with the large cats

Will Saudi Oil Attacks Worsen Sunni-Shi'ite Tensions?

Historic tensions between Sunnis and Shi'ites in Saudi Arabia's Eastern Province have risen and fallen in recent years

Shane Gillis: Saturday Night Live's new hire fired for slurs

Gillis apologised for the remarks saying he was a comedian "who pushes boundaries".