Police arrest hundreds at Moscow election protest

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Riot police detained hundreds of protesters on Saturday Police in the Russian capital Moscow have detained some 300 people at an unauthorised protest against the exclusion of many opposition candidates…

Thousands of HK protesters defy police ban

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Police fired tear gas in an attempt to disperse the protesters Thousands of protesters in Hong Kong have taken to the streets despite a police ban. Demonstrators marched through Yuen…

Hundreds trapped on India train by floodwater

Image copyright NDRF Image caption Authorities say 600 people have been rescued A big rescue operation is under way in India after flooding left around 700 people trapped on a train near Mumbai. Helicopters, boats…

Pack childrens medicines in your hand luggage

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Airlines may not have children's medicines on board Medications for children should be placed in hand luggage on a flight in case they become ill during the journey, a…

Philippines earthquakes kill at least six

At least six people have been killed and dozens more injured after two earthquakes struck a province in the Philippines. The earthquakes, magnitudes 5.4 and 5.9, hit the province of Batanes, an archipelago in the…

Nightclub collapse kills two in South Korea

Image copyright Reuters Two people have died and a number are injured, after an internal balcony collapsed at a nightclub in the South Korean city of Gwangju early on Saturday, the local fire service says.…

Guatemala signs asylum deal with US after threats

Image copyright EPA Image caption A family in Guatemala waits for a relative deported from the United States The US and Guatemala have signed a migration agreement, days after US President Donald Trump threatened the…