++Running Story - 20 to 26 May 2017++ Heightened tensions continue with North Korea, with the US pressuring China to do more to stop Pyongyang from further missile and nuclear tests.
Jakarta: Swedish King Karl Gustav makes state visit to Indonesia. Schedule details TBC.
Beijing: Officials attend Delegation Heads Meeting of the 40th Antarctic Treaty Consultative Meeting. 22 May - Liu Zhenmin, Chinese vice minister of MOFA, Wang Hong, minister of China State Oceanic...
++Running Story - 20 to 26 May 2017++ Covering developments as President Emmanuel Macron prepares his year-old party for legislative elections in June.
++Running Story - 20 to 26 May 2017++ Britain's political parties continue campaigns ahead of a general election on June 8.
Paris: Campaigning gets underway ahead of legislative elections for all 577 seats in the National Assembly in mid-June.
Madrid: Catalonia President Carles Puigdemont gives speech calling for the Spanish government to come an agreement over the holding of a referendum on independence. - Speech at 1600 GMT.
Warsaw: Singapore President Tony Tan Keng Yam meets President Andrzej Duda and other officials during his two-day stay in Poland.
++Running Story - 20 to 26 May 2017++ Covering developments after a report alleged that Brazilian President Michel Temer endorsed bribing a now-jailed former congressman to keep him quiet.
++Running Story - 20 to 26 May 2017++ Protests continue against President Nicolas Maduro.
++Running Story - 20 to 26 May 2017++ Fighting continues in northern Syria around Raqqa and Hama.
++Running Story - 20 to 26 May 2017++ Iraqi forces continue push into western and southern Mosul in an advance against IS, but offensive going slowly.
Riyadh: US President Donald Trump attends Gulf Cooperation Council gathering and holds bilateral meetings during two day trip.
Tel Aviv/Jerusalem: US President Donald Trump makes two day visit.
++Running Story - 20 to 26 May 2017++ Continued coverage of Donald Trump's presidency as he carries out his first foreign trip, visiting Saudi Arabia and Israel before heading to Rome to meet Pope...
US ambassador meets with King Abdullah II on aid visit.
Peace activist hopes Trump visit will help Palestinians.
Complexity of Syrian conflict on show in London.
Hundreds of camels race at Wadi Rum.
Las Vegas turned up the heat for the 2017 Billboard Awards Sunday afternoon. Singer Camila Cabello made her debut as a solo artist during the show with a performance of her single "Crying in the...
Halsey had a big night at Sunday's Billboard Music Awards. The singer took home three trophies for "Closer," her hit collaboration with the Chainsmokers, and also treated the crowd to a performance...
Hello, Drake has surpassed Adele's record at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards on Sunday, picking up 13 awards. Adele set a record at the show in 2012 with 12 wins. The rapper, who walked into the...
Dan Reynolds of Imagine Dragons led a moment of silence for Chris Cornell during Sunday's Billboard Music Awards. Cornel was pronounced dead early Thursday morning after being found unresponsive in...
Drake may have won the top artist award, but Celine Dion's performance was one of the highlights of the night. In a beautiful, Met Gala-ready white gown, she belted out "My Heart Will Go On," the...
L.A. Reid is no longer with Sony's Epic Records, but DJ Khaled believes the former chairman will bounce back in no time. "L.A. Reid, he a legend. I'm sure he got some amazing things about to happen....