Kashmiris have been attacked after a bombing killed Indian forces in Indian-administered Kashmir.
President Maduro acts as opposition supporters defy attempts to stop them bringing in foreign aid.
More and more elections are being held in Africa however analysts dismiss many as being "lawful but illegitimate".
Nicolas Maduro will close Venezuela's border with Brazil, as tensions over foreign aid deliveries rise. The embattled President also is considering closing the border with Colombia -- a move that would seal off most of Venezuela's inland periphery.
Elizabeth Warren wants to know how American weapons ended up in the wrong hands in Yemen.
The privately backed Beresheet robot leaves Earth on a mission to land on the lunar surface in April.
The Hayabusa-2 probe descended to the Ryugu asteroid to try to collect a sample from its surface.
A Japanese space probe will fire a "bullet" into an asteroid as part of a mission to collect rock samples from the celestial body.
The comments come as the US has pressured its allies to exclude China's Huawei from their 5G networks.
Canberra is seeking "urgent" clarification about reports that a key Chinese port has blocked imports.
James Gargasoulas ploughed a car into pedestrians in Melbourne, killing six and injuring dozens.
A judge says the "most vile" part of the allegedly staged hate crime was the use of a noose.
A selection of photographs from around the African continent this week.
When the HIV status of 14,000 in Singapore was leaked, an entire community was left insecure and exposed.
As North Korea inches out of diplomatic isolation, what will happen to the diplomats who go renegade?
Election officials prepare for the poll this Saturday after a one-week delay.
The latest set of 24 images from a group of photographers who document the first 24 hours of each year.
It's the weekly news quiz - have you been paying attention to what's been going on in the world during the past seven days?
A UN report says the plants, animals and crops crucial to human food systems are in global decline.
Hasbro and Nestle also cut ties over fears paedophiles are leaving comments next to videos of children.