$1.6bn U.S. Powerball jackpot to be split between 3 winning tickets
The winning numbers are 08 27 34 04 19 and Powerball 10.
Obama announces suspension of South Africa from trade benefits
The suspension was because South Africa failed to meet the requirements of a trade deal.
Trump threatens to pull $1billion investment if banned from entering UK
Mr. Trump drew widespread anger after his proposal to stop Muslims entering the U.S.
UN Secretary-General’s envoy to visit Saudi Arabia, Iran
Saudi Arabia cut off diplomatic relations with Iran on Sunday, following the execution of Sheikh al-Nimr and 46 other prisoners by Saudi Arabia on Saturday.
China abolishes 1-child policy, couples can now have two children
The policy of one child per couple was implemented in the 1970s to control population growth.
Japan, South Korea to seek breakthrough in sex slavery row
Japan demands removal of a girl statue symbolising the sexual slavery in South Korea.
3,200 migrants die in the Mediterranean in one year
Mr. Parego says Europe always found resources to drop bombs, but not to save innocent victims.
U.S. confirms death of top Islamic State leader in Libya
Mr. Nabil died in the strike carried out by F-15 aircraft on a compound in the city of Derna.
U.S. born al Shabaab militant surrenders- Official
The militant said he found out that the al Shabaab ideology is wrong.
Number of asylum seekers in Germany soars to 965,000
Number trumps previous estimates set for the whole year.
Ex-diplomat in court for sexual assault, black magic ritual
The man was accused of using black magic to make a woman love him.
Turkey rejects Russia’s demand for apology over downed jet
Putin says Turkish leaders violated international laws.
Vatican sues journalists who leaked Catholic Church’s confidential information
The Vatican is a sovereign state with its own judicial system and should the accused not appear in court, the trial will go ahead in their absence.
US tells EgyptAir not to carry packages on passenger aircraft
Freight packages will only be transported on separate cargo aircraft
Russia confirms plane that crashed over Sinai was shot down
The crash killed all 224 people on board.
Islamic State funding comes from 40 countries, including G20 – President Putin
The Russian President says the fight against Islamic State is a greater priority than political reform in Syria.
Britain foiled seven planned attacks in six months – Cameron
Cameron says British government would review its security following Paris attacks
Paris Attacks: G20 leaders vow action, warns against associating terrorism with religion
The G20 is predominantly an economic forum, set up in the wake of the global financial crisis.