Pakistan frees 'spy' after 35 years
Ex-Indian policeman returns home after spending more than three decades in prison.
Iranian president ends Iraq tour
Landmark visit secures economic deals while Ahmadinejad criticises the US in Iraq.
US worried over China space weapons
Pentagon says Chinese stepping up space weapons and cyber warfare capabilities.
Troops patrol Armenian capital
Yerevan remains calm but tense after violent protests over disputed poll.
Ex-Aceh rebels warn of new conflict
Warning issued after mob attack on their office in the Indonesian province.
Berlin gallery in Kaaba insult row
Show of satirical works is temporarily closed after Muslims raise objections.
Russia crushes election protest
Security forces arrest demonstrators angry at result of Sunday's presidential poll.
Colombia diplomatic spat deepens
Venezuela expels envoys and Ecuador cuts ties with Bogota amid border troop build-up.
Gazans fearful of further attacks
Israel withdraws troops for "two-day interval" during US secretary of state's visit.
UN deaths in Nepal helicopter crash
Officials were returning from arms monitoring mission at ex-Maoist fighters' camps.
Black begins fraud prison sentence
The disgraced media mogul is to serve more than six years in a US jail.
UN approves new Iran sanctions
International Atomic Energy Agency presses Tehran over its nuclear programme.
US warplanes target Somali town
Four civilians reportedly killed in town close to the Kenyan border.
Dozens arrested in Saudi Arabia
Police detain 28 people, including foreigners, over alleged 'terror campaign'.
Iran calls on US to quit Iraq
Call comes on second day of Ahmadinejad's landmark visit to Baghdad.
Dozens die in Baghdad bombings
At least 25 people are killed despite tight security over Iranian president's visit.
Gazprom cuts Ukraine gas supply
Russian monopoly reduces supplies by 25 per cent over unresolved debt dispute.
Nepal's 'living goddess' retires
Eleven-year-old 'living goddess' quits a year after her controversial visit abroad.
Armenia enforces emergency rule
Troops deployed amid efforts to mediate in the ex-Soviet state's gravest crisis.
UN: British soil used for rendition
Special rapporteur has evidence Diego Garcia used for detention of terror suspects.