Italy’s Antonio Tajani elected head of EU Parliament
Italian conservative Antonio Tajani has been elected the new president of the European Parliament.
European Parliament to pick new president in heated vote
World's eight richest people have same wealth as poorest 50%
UN Data Forum opens in South Africa
Turkish cargo plane crashes in Kyrgyzstan killing at least 32
Global food prices fall for fifth year in a row, but economic uncertainties remain for 2017 – UN
Guterres cites multilateralism, teamwork as critical to achieving UN goals
Turkey to extend state of emergency for another three months
China gets tough on smog offenders
New UN chief Guterres pledges to make 2017 'a year for peace'