The Berlin Christmas market where 12 people were killed on Monday by a suspected Islamist extremist who drove a truck into a crowd has reopened.
Evacuations have resumed from east Aleppo, with buses and ambulances leaving rebel areas of the Syrian city, a UN official says.
Rebel fighters are preparing to leave eastern Aleppo under a deal that could end more than four years of fierce fighting in the Syrian city.
Qatar is ending its labour sponsorship system that forces foreign workers to seek their employer's permission to change jobs or leave the country.
Two girls said to be aged seven or eight have been used to bomb a market in north-east Nigeria, killing at least one other person and wounding 18.
Hackers have targeted the website of Ghana's electoral commission as votes are counted after tightly contested elections.
President Robert Mugabe skirted tackling the contentious bond notes, civil servants’ bonuses and the current economic and political crisis when he presented a largely disappointing 2016 State of the Nation Address (Sona) in Parliament.
Voting is under way in Ghana's presidential election in what analysts say is a tight race between President John Mahama and veteran opposition leader Nana Akufo Addo.
Syrian rebels have left the last areas they held in Aleppo's old city, an activist monitoring group has said.
Thousands of mourners are flocking to pay their respects to J Jayalalitha, one of India's most influential and colourful politicians.