North Koreans on Sunday marked the sixth anniversary of the death of Kim Jong Il, the former leader of the country and father of current leader Kim Jong Un.
Argentina has dismissed the head of its navy as part of the investigation into the disappearance of a submarine with 44 crew members aboard last month.
Two female couples have tied the knot in Australia's first same-sex weddings under new legislation allowing gay marriages.
Australian police have arrested a Sydney man accused of acting as an agent for North Korea by allegedly attempting to broker sales for Pyongyang including components used in ballistic missiles.
Canadian billionaire and philanthropist Barry Sherman and his wife were reportedly found handing in their mansion Friday, and a Toronto police source said their deaths are being investigated as a possible murder-suicide, reports said.
Syrian government forces have entered small parts of the northwestern rebel-held province of Idlib in one of their deepest incursions into the area where President Bashar Assad's government almost has no presence.
Two relatives say they have lost contact with a Jordanian-Palestinian tycoon after he flew to Saudi Arabia.