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Colombian drug lord Otoniel to be extradited to US

US officials had placed a $5m (£3.6m) bounty on the head of Otoniel, Colombia’s most wanted drug lord.

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Uganda: Suspected bomb attack in Kampala after terror warnings

The suspected terrorist bombing comes a week after the UK warned about a possible attack.

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Halyna Hutchins: Vigil held in New Mexico for cinematographer

The cinematographer was fatally shot by a prop gun while filming for western movie Rust.

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German far-right group attempt to block migrants

Police have stopped vigilantes armed with batons, pepper spray and a machete at the Polish border.

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Kobe Bryant’s wife Vanessa first heard of his death online

Vanessa Bryant said she learned about the death of her husband by seeing “RIP Kobe” notifications.

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Canada: Evacuations as ship spews toxic gas off coast

The Zim Kingston ship is burning but officials said there is no safety risk to people on land.

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The Gravedigger’s Wife: Somali love story wins Africa’s top film prize at Fespaco

Somali film The Gravedigger’s Wife focuses on the lengths people go to save a loved one.

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Picasso masterpieces fetch nearly $110m at Las Vegas auction

The works, which were owned by MGM Resorts, featured in the Picasso Restaurant at the Bellagio Hotel.

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Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe: Husband begins new hunger strike in London

Aid worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe is distraught at the prospect of returning to jail, her husband says.

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T20 World Cup: Pakistan hammer India by 10 wickets to claim famous win

Pakistan hammer India by 10 wickets to claim a famous win over their great rivals at the Men’s T20 World Cup in Dubai.

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What’s next after the release of Meng Wanzhou?

Ms Meng and the two Canadian Michaels are home – but will the relations with China ever be the same?

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Fears of new arms race after Chinese missile test

China’s firing of a new nuclear-capable missile carried on a glider has raised questions about a US response.

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Iran: The painful choices of being pregnant and unmarried

Abortion or emigration are often considered the only way out by cohabiting couples who conceive.

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Your pictures on the theme of minimalism

A selection of striking images from our readers around the world.

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Why Kenyan churches are banning politicians from pulpits

Churches seek to wrestle back control of pulpits from politicians after years of cosy relations.

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Climate change: Why Australia refuses to give up coal

Australia is the only rich nation still wedded to coal, despite urgent calls to stop its use.

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COP26: Document leak reveals nations lobbying to change key climate report

Countries are asking the UN to play down the need to move rapidly away from fossil fuels.

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Climate change: Fossil fuel production set to soar over next decade

Government plans to extract coal, oil and gas are incompatible with safe temperatures, says the UN.

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Turkey moves to throw out US envoy and nine others

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan declares them “persona non grata” for urging an activist’s release.

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Joel Souza, filmmaker wounded in Alec Baldwin gun incident, ‘gutted’ at friend’s death

Joel Souza, wounded by a gun fired by actor Alec Baldwin, grieves for lost friend Halyna Hutchins.

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Saudi Arabia commits to net zero emissions by 2060

The world’s biggest oil exporter will cut carbon emissions, but not stop producing fossil fuels.

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Alex Quiñónez: Ecuador sprinter shot dead

Quiñónez, one of the country’s best known athletes, was shot in the city of Guayaquil.

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Record-breaking ferris wheel opens in Dubai

The massive wheel was opened in Dubai with a lavish fireworks display to mark the occasion.

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Greta Thunberg: ‘We need public pressure, not just summits’

The climate activist speaks to the BBC about the COP26 conference, emissions targets and rickrolling.

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Matteo Salvini: Right-wing Italy politician on trial for blocking migrant boat

The right-wing politician is charged with kidnapping and dereliction of duty, which he denies.

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Agnes Tirop: Mourners pay respects to running star

Many athletes turn out for the funeral of Agnes Tirop, who was found stabbed to death at her home.

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China seeks to lift homework pressures on schoolchildren

A new law urges parents to allow children time for rest and exercise, and restrict time spent online.

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Kerala floods: Our son was buried by mud – we couldn’t save him

The walls of three-year-old Sachu’s house collapsed when it was hit by heavy rain and flooding in Kerala.

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Record high migrant detentions at US-Mexico border

More than 1.7 million people were stopped in the past year, including 145,000 unaccompanied children.

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Texas abortion law to stay in place until Supreme Court decision

The controversial law will be tested next month when the court holds an expedited hearing.