Humza Yousaf has set to work appointing his cabinet after being sworn in as first minister of Scotland following the resignation of Nicola Sturgeon.
Myanmar’s military government has dissolved dozens of opposition parties including that of Aung San Suu Kyi for failing to meet a registration deadline.
At least nine Colombian soldiers have been killed in an armed attack carried out by ELN militants, the government says.
Adidas has rescinded its opposition to Black Lives Matter applying for a US trademark featuring three parallel stripes..
Ukraine’s forces continue to repel Russian forces from Bakhmut and Avdiivka, Kyiv says, despite a Moscow-installed official’s claim that progress is being made.
Officials in Equatorial Guinea say 13 cases of Marburg disease, a viral haemorrhagic fever, have been registered in the country.
Turkey’s President Tayyip Erdogan said on Wednesday his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin may visit Turkey on April 27 for the inauguration of the country’s first nuclear power reactor built by Russia’s state nuclear energy company Rosatom.
A Russian court has convicted a father over social media posts criticising the war in Ukraine in a case sparked by his daughter’s drawings against the invasion.