Russia’s upper house of parliament passes tougher ban on ‘LGBT propaganda’ | CNN

CNN  —  Russia’s upper house of parliament unanimously voted on Wednesday to toughen a controversial law banning what the bill

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Gunfire heard inside besieged Somalia hotel as security forces battle attackers | CNN

Reuters  —  Gunfire was heard on Monday from inside a besieged hotel in the Somali capital that was attacked on

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Al-Shabaab terror attack targets Mogadishu hotel frequented by Somali lawmakers, police say | CNN

Mogadishu CNN  —  The al Qaeda linked terror group al-Shabaab has carried out a suicide attack and stormed a central

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Scotland blocked from holding independence vote by UK’s Supreme Court | CNN

London CNN  —  Britain’s Supreme Court has ruled that Scotland’s government cannot unilaterally hold a second referendum on whether to

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New Zealand court rules voting age of 18 is discriminatory | CNN

New Zealand’s highest court ruled on Monday that the country’s current voting age of 18 was discriminatory, forcing parliament to

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Malaysia is voting after years of political instability. The result is impossible to predict | CNN

CNN  —  Malaysians will head to the polls on Saturday to vote for a new government following years of political

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Princes Andrew and Harry will keep their last royal roles. But there’s a catch | CNN

A version of this story appeared in the November 18 edition of CNN’s Royal News, a weekly dispatch bringing you

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Israeli President invites Netanyahu to form government | CNN

Jerusalem CNN  —  Israel’s President Isaac Herzog asked Benjamin Netanyahu to form a new government on Sunday, allowing the former

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French MP brings parliament to a halt by yelling ‘Go back to Africa’ to Black MP | CNN

France’s lower house of parliament suspended its session on Thursday after a far-right MP shouted, “Go back to Africa!” as

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