North Korea leader Kim Jong Un is travelling to Vietnam for his second summit with US president Donald Trump, state media confirmed.
The relocation of a US Army base in Japan is being put to a referendum which some claim will send a message about how residents feel about housing foreign troops.
Here are the nominees for the 91st Academy Awards.
British star Olivia Colman will go head-to-head with Hollywood veteran Glenn Close when the Oscars are handed out.
The new BBC Scotland channel is set to be launched, a year after being officially announced by the corporation.
Oscar nominees Olivia Colman, Richard E Grant and Christian Bale will take home a gift bag worth hundreds of thousands of pounds, regardless of whether they win or lose at the ceremony.
Hollywood’s biggest night has been plagued by controversy this year.
Holmes & Watson was joined by Donald Trump in taking home unwanted accolades at the annual Golden Raspberry Awards.
Glenn Close’s dog stole the show at the Film Independent Spirit Awards after joining his famous owner on stage.
Richard E Grant and If Beale Street Could Talk were among the winners at the Film Independent Spirit Awards as Hollywood makes its final preparations ahead of the Oscars.