Havana denies reports of plans for Chinese spy base in Cuba
The White House meanwhile calls the reports inaccurate.
US lawyer sorry after ChatGPT creates 'bogus' cases
He was forced to admit that ChatGPT had made up everything.
After Saudi visit, Blinken raises Palestinian state with Israel PM
The longest-serving Israeli premier has returned to power leading the country's most right-wing government ever with supporters adamantly opposed to a Palestinian state.
Ex-Pakistan PM Khan granted new bail as army vows to 'tighten noose'
The 70-year-old former international cricket star faces more than 150 cases registered against him since his ousting in April last year.
Malaysia, Indonesia to fight against EU palm oil 'discrimination'
Palm oil is a controversial commodity, blamed by environmentalists for fuelling the destruction of rainforests in Malaysia and Indonesia, which together produce 85% of global output.
World warming at record 0.2C per decade, scientists warn
Longer and more intense heat waves will pose a life-and-death threat in the coming decades across large swathes of South and Southeast Asia, along with areas straddling the equator in Africa and Latin America.
WhatsApp debuts one-to-many broadcasting 'Channels'
The debut comes as an array of agencies and organisations grow disenchanted with Elon Musk-owned Twitter in the face of fees, performance problems, and dramatically scaled-back content moderation.
Messi joining MLS side Inter Miami after PSG exit
The romance of a Barcelona return and prospect of eye-watering riches in Saudi Arabia fell by the wayside as Messi opted to join MLS, with sun-soaked Miami a city he has holidayed in on previous occasions.
Canada wildfires shroud New York in apocalyptic haze
IQAir.com, which tracks air quality around the world, says New York is enduring the worst air quality index of any major city in the world.
China expresses 'serious concern' over Ukraine dam destruction
It cites the 'humanitarian, economic and ecological impacts' from the damage.
Millions of Chinese students sit gruelling college entrance exams
The tests are critical to landing coveted spots at China's top universities.
Turkey jails teen who added moustache to Erdogan poster
The 16-year-old was found to have 'insulted the president', reports say.