Seventeen people have been arrested after a protest at Stansted Airport in Essex temporarily halted take-offs and landings on Tuesday.
Some Cambodian mothers have been selling their breast milk to women in the US, in a controversial practice that has now been banned.
The Kenyan high court has given parliament 60 days to implement a rule on gender balance or risk being dissolved.
“After nine months the UK has delivered,” declared EU Council President Donald Tusk in a portentous tweet on receipt of the letter triggering Brexit from Prime Minister Theresa May.
A rubber boat packed with migrants sank in the Mediterranean and the presumed sole survivor - a 16-year-old Gambian boy - told rescuers he believed all other passengers drowned, the International Migration Organization (IOM) said on Wednesday.
Yobe state has reopened work on the Katarko bridge, destroyed by insurgents, along Damaturu-Gujba road.
It comes after multiple distress calls by Nigerian students in India on concerns on their safety as a result of renewed attacks on them.