Fans of DJ Arafat open coffin in funeral…

Image copyright AFP Image caption Chaotic scenes broke out after thousands gathered at a stadium funeral concert (pictured) Some fans of late musician DJ Arafat appear to have opened his coffin during unrest at the…

Police officer arrested over SA boxers murder

A man has been arrested over the fatal shooting of a South African female boxing champion. Leighandre "Baby Lee" Jegels was murdered in Mdantsane, in the country's Eastern Cape at about 14:00 local time (12:00…

Thousands protest against Parliament suspension

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionCrowds fill Whitehall in central London to protest against Boris Johnson's plans to suspend ParliamentDemonstrations are taking place across the UK against Boris Johnson's decision to suspend…

Afghan Taliban launch major assault on Kunduz

Image copyright Reuters Image caption An explosion is seen during fighting between the Taliban and Afghan government forces Taliban fighters have carried out a major attack on the northern Afghan city of Kunduz, setting off…

Robert F Kennedys assassin stabbed in prison

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Sirhan Sirhan (C) assassinated Democratic presidential hopeful Robert F Kennedy in 1958 Sirhan Sirhan, the man convicted of assassinating Robert F Kennedy, has been stabbed at a California prison,…

Protesters defy ban and occupy central Hong Kong

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionHow Hong Kong got trapped in a cycle of violenceHong Kong police have used tear gas and water cannon to disperse crowds of protesters who defied a…

Riot police deployed following demonstrations

Image copyright @JohnAitken90 Riot police, mounted officers, a helicopter and dog units have been called in following an Irish Unity march and counter protest in Glasgow. The planned march through Govan, by the James Connolly…