TRIPOLI (REUTERS) - A tanker that loaded oil from a rebel-held port in eastern Libya has been halted by government forces but it has not yet reached a port controlled by government forces, Prime Minister Ali Zeidan told Reuters on Monday.
CARACAS (AFP) - Several hundred doctors and medical students protested conditions in Venezuela's hospitals on Monday, citing shortages of medicines and critical supplies in the troubled oil-rich country.
PARIS (AFP) - The disappearance of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, which on Monday was yet to be located three days after it dropped off the radar, has drawn comparisons with the 2009 crash of Air France flight AF447.
UNITED NATIONS, United States (AFP) - UN chief Ban Ki Moon said there is still much progress to be made to advance women's rights, despite recent strides, as he opened an annual conference on women on Monday.
LONDON (AFP) - The former deputy speaker of Britain's House of Commons sexually abused young men in parliament and at a Conservative party conference, a court heard on Monday.