18 August 2017
KENYA / ELECTIONS
Africa
++Running Story – 12 - 18 August 2017++ Covering developments as the country awaits the final results in Kenya's presidential election following opposition allegations of vote-rigging.
AP covering/accessing pictures.
18 August 2017
NORTH KOREA / TENSION
Asia
++Running Story – 12 - 18 August 2017++ Monitoring latest after North Korea announced a detailed plan to launch a salvo of ballistic missiles toward the US Pacific territory of Guam, a major military...
AP covering/accessing pictures.
18 August 2017
EUROPE / MIGRANTS
Europe
The Italian government continues a naval mission to help stem a popular migration route from Libya at the behest of the UN-backed government in the west. The operation is going ahead despite orders...
AP covering/accessing pictures.
18 August 2017
ROMANIA / CHURCH ABUSE
Europe
Bucharest: Holy Synod of Romanian Christian Orthodox Church meets to discuss two sex scandals that have rocked the church, the first time the powerful institution has been forced to publicly confront...
AP covering.
18 August 2017
CRIMEA / BIKER SHOW
Europe
Sevastopol: Annual gathering of bikers in Crimean port, hosted by Russia's Night Wolves. In some years Russian President Vladimir Putin has taken part.
AP accessing pictures.
18 August 2017
VENEZUELA / PROTESTS
Latin America
++Running Story – 12 - 18 August 2017++ The international community continues to put pressure on President Nicolas Maduro, with the US slapping sanctions on members of the newly convened...
AP covering/accessing pictures.
18 August 2017
BRAZIL / TEMER
Latin America
++Running Story – 12 - 18 August 2017++ Embattled Brazilian President Michel Temer is expected to be charged with obstruction of justice by the end of this month, which would prompt another...
AP covering/accessing pictures.
18 August 2017
SYRIA / FIGHTING
Middle East
++Running Story – 12 - 18 August 2017++ Kurdish dominated forces have retaken large parts of Raqqa, offensive continues.
AP covering/accessing pictures.
18 August 2017
IRAQ / FIGHTING
Middle East
++Running Story – 12 - 18 August 2017++ US-backed forces begin military build up to retake the city of Tal Afar near Mosul.
AP covering/accessing pictures.
18 August 2017
US / RUSSIA TRUMP
North America
++Running Story – 12 - 18 August 2017++ Covering latest developments in investigations into Russia's meddling in the 2016 election and any possible collusion with associates of US President Donald...
AP covering/accessing pictures.
18 August 2017
Coverage Expected From Lakme Winter Fashion Week
Coverage expected from Lakme winter fashion week.
18 August 2017
Acclaimed Filmmaker Ken Burns Discusses His Upcoming Ten-Part Documentary Series on Vietnam War
Acclaimed filmmaker Ken Burns discusses his upcoming ten-part documentary series on the Vietnam War.
18 August 2017
Interview With Luis Fonsi- The Lead Singer of the Summer's Most Popular Hit, 'Despacito,' on Amazing Success of the Single and His US Tour
An interview with Luis Fonsi- the lead singer of the summer's most popular hit, 'Despacito,' on the amazing success of the single and his US tour.
18 August 2017
Russia: Driverless Taxi Unveiled in Moscow
A driverless bus, designed to be used as a taxi, has been unveiled in Moscow. A technology park was specially adapted to create roads on which to test the vehicle.
18 August 2017
Russia: Circus Elepant Lends a Hand to Russian Volunteers
A community in Russia is getting a big hand in attracting volunteers to clean up litter. A circus elephant has been brought in to try to motivate residents to take care of their environment.
18 August 2017
Sweden: Simple Smartphone App Lets Users Meditate On-The-Go
Feeling stressed by the strains of modern life? In need of some meditation? . Well, a Denmark-based mental wellness company has created a motion-tracking meditation app based on Tai Chi, but some say...
18 August 2017
Malaysia: A Modern Day Noah's Ark Offers Sanctuary for Unwanted Animals
More than 1000 abandoned and abused animals from Malaysia and Singapore are being helped by a very special animal sanctuary. In turn the sanctuary is enabling veterinary students to get unique...
18 August 2017
Australia: 40 Years Of Keeping Reading Books Alive In Remote Areas
Books are vital to any education, but when you live in an isolated area where phone and internet coverage is patchy they're even more important. So for people who live around Broken hill in far...
18 August 2017
Russia: Driverless Taxi Unveiled in Moscow
A driverless bus, designed to be used as a taxi, has been unveiled in Moscow. A technology park was specially adapted to create roads on which to test the vehicle.
18 August 2017
INDONESIA / HAJJ
Last minute checks for pilgrims in Jakarta.
18 August 2017
BOSNIA / HAJJ
Hajj pilgrims, including a baby, leave for Mecca.
18 August 2017
GREECE / SYRIAN MUSICIAN
Musician teaches fellow refugees in Athens camp.
18 August 2017
EGYPT / SURGERY RESTAURANT
Doctors open hospital-themed restaurant.
There is currently no Planned Coverage information available