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updated Thu. November 26, 2015

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 17:11:49 GMT
Russia is preparing wide-ranging economic sanctions against Turkey after the downing of one of its jets, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev says.
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 16:54:36 GMT
Belgian authorities have reduced the threat level in Brussels from its highest level of four to three
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 15:43:05 GMT
Tanzanian rights activists condemn a decision by an official in the main city Dar es Salaam to lock up civil servants for being late for work.

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 15:24:39 GMT
Germany is to deploy tornado reconnaissance jets to help French planes to bomb so-called Islamic State (IS) in Syria.
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 13:37:16 GMT
Pope Francis celebrates Mass with many thousands of people in Kenya's capital, Nairobi, on his first visit as pontiff to Africa.
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 13:28:29 GMT
Away fans are banned from all football matches in France until mid-December following the attacks in Paris.

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 09:05:51 GMT
Republican presidential contender Donald Trump is criticised for mocking a disabled New York Times reporter.
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 14:40:19 GMT
President Barack Obama says he is "deeply disturbed" by a police video that shows a white officer shooting a black teenager 16 times in Chicago.

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 11:45:42 GMT
Colombian legislators pass a law which introduces long prison sentences for people convicted of attacking others with acid.
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 14:06:43 GMT
A record number of police officers are set to patrol the streets of Manhattan during this year's Thanksgiving Day parade.
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 14:09:00 GMT
A convicted Czech software pirate agrees to make an anti-piracy film in order to avoid being sued by the firms whose software he pirated.
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 14:04:44 GMT
Adele is to embark on a UK and European arena tour next year - her first tour for five years.
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 15:32:30 GMT
Rome banishes Centurion impersonators from its ancient sites, in a clean up ahead of the Catholic Jubilee year.
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 10:08:56 GMT
Huge pillow fights among US cadets to mark the end of summer training at the prestigious West Point Military Academy are to be banned.
Thu, 26 Nov 2015 10:24:02 GMT
citizen journalists are the main - and often only - source of information about life in a city controlled by the so-called Islamic State.