Chile's President Sebastián Piñera has suspended a rise in metro fares that sparked protests across the country.
At least 15 people have died and 13 others are missing after a dam collapse at a gold mine in Siberia.
A state of emergency has been declared in the Chilean capital, Santiago, after protests sparked by increased metro ticket prices turned violent.
Fresh clashes between riot police and protesters have broken out in Barcelona amid continuing anger over the jailing of Catalan separatist leaders.
An explosion rocked a mosque in eastern Afghanistan as dozens of people gathered to offer Friday players, causing the roof to collapse and killing 62 worshippers, provincial officials said.
Mike Pence, the vice president of the United States, said Washington and Ankara have agreed on a five-day ceasefire in Turkey's attacks on Kurdish fighters in northeast Syria.
Turkey has agreed to a ceasefire in northern Syria to let Kurdish-led forces withdraw.
At least four people including a child have been killed and more than two dozen people injured after a powerful earthquake in the south of the Philippines.
Thirty-five foreigners were killed and four others injured after a bus crashed with another heavy vehicle in western Saudi Arabia, state media said on Thursday.
Thirteen Mexican police officers were killed in an ambush Monday in Michoacan, according to local authorities in the violent western state.
U.S. President Donald Trump has said it is "not our problem" if Turkey enters Syria, calling the former US allies the Kurds "no angels".
The BBC has revealed its list of the 100 most inspiring and influential women around the world for 2019.
Typhoon Hagibis, which swept across central and eastern Japan on Saturday and Sunday, has claimed at least 74 lives in Japan as of Tuesday as rescuers raced against the clock to locate more than 12 missing people.
Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam was forced to suspended her annual policy address after being heckled in the city's parliament.
Russia has said it will not allow clashes between Turkish and Syrian forces, as Turkey's military offensive in northern Syria continues.
Top leaders of Jubo League, youth’s wing of the ruling Awami League (AL), reached Gono Bhaban to take over all directions ahead of 7th congress of the outfit expected to be held November 23.