Kuwait City (AFP) - Kuwaiti authorities are closely monitoring several relatives of "Jihadi John" who live and work in the Gulf emirate where the Islamic State executioner was born, press reports said on Sunday.
Ramsgate (United Kingdom) (AFP) - Deprived of tourists by the advent of cheap foreign holidays, many of Britain's faded seaside towns have become pockets of deprivation -- and fertile territory for the populist, anti-European UK Independence Party (UKIP).
Debaltseve (Ukraine) (AFP) - A week since pro-Russian rebels forced Ukrainian soldiers from the key transport hub of Debaltseve, the sound of explosions still reverberates around the eastern town.
A US travel ban on Venezuelan officials has resulted in the South American nation issuing a raft of travel restrictions on American citizens and diplomats.
Seoul (AFP) - South Korean President Park Geun-Hye on Sunday repeated a call for Japanese leaders to apologise to former wartime sex slaves, warning that "time is running out" for Tokyo.
Tallinn (AFP) - Estonians went to the polls on Sunday in legislative elections with voters in the Baltic concerned about security in the face of their powerful neighbour Russia's military resurgence.
A woman is facing possible charges after her ‘Gone Girl’ stunt went wrong.
Caracas (AFP) - President Nicolas Maduro plans to limit the US diplomatic presence in Venezuela and require American tourists to obtain visas, in a sign of growing tensions between the two countries.
An overnight storm in Texas has grounded nearly 1000 flights out of Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport.
A terrorism expert and New Zealand's opposition say sending troops into Iraq is giving the terrorists what they want.
London (AFP) - The London man believed to be Islamic State executioner "Jihadi John" told a journalist four years ago that surveillance by British security services had left him contemplating suicide, it emerged Saturday.