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Malaysia elects new king after unprecedented abdication
The previous king unexpectedly stepped away from the throne in January, a first in Malaysian history.

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24-Jan-2019 - Source: BBC News

Australia horse deaths: Wild animals perish at dried-up waterhole
The animals were found in a dried-up waterhole, amid a fortnight of record-breaking temperatures.

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24-Jan-2019 - Source: BBC News

Ahok: Former Jakarta governor released early from prison
The blasphemy conviction of 'Ahok', the Christian former governor of Jakarta, deeply divided Indonesia.

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24-Jan-2019 - Source: BBC News

Trump delays key speech over shutdown
The president concedes he cannot give his State of the Union speech until the funding row is over.

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24-Jan-2019 - Source: BBC News

Real Madrid regains top spot in world football rich list
The Champions League holders are global football's top revenue-generator, according to Deloitte.

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24-Jan-2019 - Source: BBC News

'Tipping point' risk for Arctic hotspot
Climate change re-draws map of the Arctic Ocean

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24-Jan-2019 - Source: BBC News

Real Madrid top football rich list as man United slip to third
Real Madrid have replaced Manchester United as the world's wealthiest club, according to the latest Deloitte Football Money League.

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24-Jan-2019 - Source: Sky News

Kim Jong-un applauds Trump for second summit plans
North Korea's leader says he remains optimistic about upcoming denuclearisation talks with the US.

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24-Jan-2019 - Source: BBC News

Detained US-born Iranian reporter released from US custody
The 59-year-old presenter for Iran's Press TV was released after she was held for 10 days as a witness.
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24-Jan-2019 - Source: BBC News

Oscars 2019: Five female-directed films that were missed
Women are absent from the best director category at the Oscars this year.

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24-Jan-2019 - Source: BBC News

Five people dead in SunTrust Bank shooting in Florida
The suspect is in custody after barricading himself and killing five people at the branch, police say.

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24-Jan-2019 - Source: BBC News

Nigeria universities: Where students don't know if they will graduate
The futures of more than a million Nigerian university students are on hold as a lecturers' strike drags on.

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24-Jan-2019 - Source: BBC News

Malaysia set to elect new king after unprecedented abdication
Sultan Muhammad V unexpectedly stepped away from the throne in January, a first in Malaysian history.

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24-Jan-2019 - Source: BBC News

Australia confirms writer's arrest in China
Canberra says it is seeking access to Yang Hengjun, a prominent blogger, "as a matter of priority".

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24-Jan-2019 - Source: BBC News

Christine Welch: How this American's Chinese song went viral in China
Christine Welch has been writing and singing in Mandarin Chinese for years, but got her big break in an unexpected way.

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24-Jan-2019 - Source: BBC News

Troops return to Bulawayo with a vengeance
A week of protest, violence and national trauma in Zimbabwe began last week in the country's second largest city, Bulawayo.

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23-Jan-2019 - Source: Sky News

Crowds defy police to cry out for change in Venezuela
The crashing sounds of pots and pans being banged together on the streets of neighbourhoods across Caracas signalled the start of a day of demonstrations against the Venezuelan government.

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23-Jan-2019 - Source: Sky News

'Beaten and shot by Zimbabwe's police'
Victims tell of how the security forces have been cracking down on protesters.

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23-Jan-2019 - Source: BBC News

Cohen postpones testimony after Trump 'threatens family'
Donald Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen has postponed giving evidence to Congress because the president has threatened him and his family, his adviser said.

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23-Jan-2019 - Source: Sky News

Dog-walking app accused of cover-up
Wag is accused of trying to silence a couple whose dog died on a walk arranged through the app.

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23-Jan-2019 - Source: BBC News

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