Football superstars Cristiano Ronaldo and Kylian Mbappe have joined forces with the likes of French president Emmanuel Macron to highlight the plight of the Amazon region, currently plagued by wildfires.
Malta has said it will allow 356 migrants aboard a humanitarian ship in the central Mediterranean Sea to disembark after six European countries agreed to accept all of them.
Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has been released after spending a month in jail for calling for an unsanctioned protest.
The man who presides over New Zealand’s parliament has been called a baby whisperer after helping to soothe a colleague’s infant in the chamber during a debate.
As global concerns rise over raging fires in the Amazon, Brazil’s government has complained that it is being targeted in smear campaign by critics who contend President Jair Bolsonaro is not doing enough to curb widespread deforestation.
Pilots are being recruited to test changes made by Boeing to the flight control software on its grounded 737 Max jet, it is reported.
An eight-year-old boy was bitten on the head by a mountain lion outside his home in rural Colorado.
Former White House press secretary Sarah Sanders, who once sparred with journalists, has decided to join them.
Lightning strikes across the Tatra Mountains in southern Poland and neighbouring Slovakia have killed five people and injuring more than 100 others in an area popular with hikers and families, authorities said.
A rocket that is the last of its kind has delivered the newest, most powerful GPS satellite to orbit for the US Air Force.
High school students have gathered a square in downtown Hong Kong to rally for political reforms.