Hours after Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif dismissed the political crisis triggered by protests aimed at unseating his government as "a tiny storm" that would be ended soon, protesters marched into the Parliament shouting slogans.
An international organisation involved in assessing post-conflict reconstruction says it will take 20 years under current levels of restrictions to rebuild the Gaza Strip's battered and neglected housing stock following the war between Hamas and Israel.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said on Saturday he believed that efforts to halt violence with pro-Russian rebels were very close to a "point of no return" and that failure could lead to "full-scale war".
Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk, named on Saturday as the next European Union president, said he could not imagine the bloc without Britain and pledged to do everything possible to meet London's demands for reform.
Police in Pakistan's capital Islamabad fired tear gas and rubber bullets on anti-government protesters attempting to storm Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's official residence late Saturday, injuring six people, according to officials.
A new study provides strong evidence that the experimental drug given to two American aid workers stricken with Ebola in Africa really works and could make a difference in the current outbreak - if more of it could be produced.