BBC News - World:
|Afghan assembly approves Taliban prisoner release||Sun 9th Aug 2020 09:40 BST|
The decision is intended to help progress peace talks but it has proven controversial.
|Kerala plane crash: 'Black boxes' from Air India jet found||Sat 8th Aug 2020 14:35 BST|
The Air India plane skidded off the runway and broke apart during bad weather in Kerala state.
|Eleven die in fire in Czech Republic tower block||Sun 9th Aug 2020 02:55 BST|
Six died in the building, and another five were killed after jumping from the 11th floor.
|Venezuela: Former American soldiers jailed over failed coup||Sat 8th Aug 2020 21:16 BST|
Luke Denman and Airan Berry were arrested in May while entering Venezuela by sea from Colombia.
|Mogadishu: Several killed in attack at Somali military base||Sat 8th Aug 2020 12:42 BST|
The militant group Al-Shabab has said it was behind the explosion that rocked the capital Mogadishu.
|Coronavirus: Masks made mandatory in parts of Paris as infections rise||Sat 8th Aug 2020 18:57 BST|
People will be required to wear face masks outdoors in busy areas of the French capital from Monday.