Paris (AFP) - A video purportedly showing the final seconds inside the cabin of the ill-fated Germanwings airliner moments before it crashed has emerged, two European media said, although French police denied the claims to CNN.
Abuja (AFP) - Nigeria's new president-elect Muhammadu Buhari on Wednesday hailed polls that will lead to the first democratic change of power in Africa's most populous nation as "historic" hours after he secured a decisive victory.
Sanaa (AFP) - At least 37 people were killed when a dairy in western Yemen was bombed overnight, an official said Wednesday after a seventh night of Saudi-led air strikes against Shiite rebels.
Beijing (AFP) - China scored a diplomatic coup by enticing almost 50 countries including key US allies to join its new development bank.
Lausanne (AFP) - Foreign ministers from global powers resumed talks on curtailing Iran's nuclear programme Wednesday after missing a deadline to reach a framework deal, US officials said.
Gaza City (Palestinian Territories) (AFP) - Holding Israel accountable.
An emergency was declared in the Micronesian state of Chuuk Wednesday as Super Typhoon Maysak cut a destructive path across the centralPacific leaving at least five dead and extensive damage.
IBM is training more than 2,000 staff to help businesses come up with new ways to use the vast amounts of data now available.
Seoul (AFP) - The Seoul High Court began hearing an appeal Wednesday by the daughter of Korean Air's chairman against her conviction for disrupting a flight in a rage over some macadamia nuts.
Seoul (AFP) - South Korean prosecutors formally charged the man who injured US ambassador Mark Lippert in a knife attack with attempted murder on Wednesday, despite his denials of any intention to kill.
A Japanese woman born in 1898, who was recognised as the world's oldest person, has died in an Osaka nursing home aged 117.