Unnao: India woman set on fire on her way to rape case hearing

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Sexual violence against women have been a focus in India in recent years A 23-year-old alleged rape victim is fighting for her life after she was set on fire while going to court in northern India.The woman was on her way to a hearing in the case she filed…

South Korea intelligence officers accused of raping defector from North

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption More than 70% of North Korean defectors in South Korea are women Two South Korean intelligence officials have been accused of raping a North Korean defector, with one said to have abused her dozens of times.The alleged victim, who had been in the two men's custody, was forced to…

Kenya floods: Teenager dies trying to rescue man

Image caption Anna Nduku heard the cries of a man who was caught in the swollen river Rescuers in Kenya have retrieved the body of a teenager who drowned as she tried to save a man who had got into trouble as he was crossing a swollen river.Anna Nduku, 19, fell into the Kandisi river…

Kim Jong-un: North Korean leader rides up Mount Paektu

Image copyright AFP/KCNA Image caption Kim Jong-un was joined by his wife and senior military officials North Korea has released photographs of its leader Kim Jong-un once again riding on horseback up the country's sacred Mount Paektu, a move steeped in symbolism.It is the second time in less than two months that the North Korean…

Trump's on his best behaviour, but is everyone else?

Video From a Royal moment to gossiping world leaders, not everything at Nato's UK gathering has followed script.

Nato summit: Leaders meet for 70th anniversary amid rows

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionPresident Trump is on his best behaviour, but is everyone else?US President Donald Trump has called Justin Trudeau "two-faced" over a video in which the Canadian leader appears to mock him at a meeting of Nato leaders.Footage showed Mr Trudeau, UK PM Boris Johnson and French leader…