Egyptian billionaire Naguib Sawiris has offered to buy an island off Greece or Italy and develop it to help refugees from Syria and other conflicts.
Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban has warned that the wave of migrants are mostly Muslim and threaten to undermine Europe's Christian roots.
The Commonwealth Games will be held in Africa for the first time in their 85-year history, with Durban's bid expected to boost jobs and tourism.
Militants from Somalia's Al-Qaeda-affiliated Al-Shabab group rammed a suicide car bomb into an African Union army base and stormed inside.
The South African athlete has won the men's 400m race at the IAAF World Championships in Beijing.
The IAAF has suspended Kenyan athletes Koki Manunga and Joyce Zakary after they tested positive for doping at the World Championships in Beijing.
Reeva Steenkamp's parents are adamant Oscar Pistorius deliberately killed their daughter, telling Australian television their life has been ruined.
President Pierre Nkurunziza has been sworn in for a controversial third term in power following elections last month.
The bodies of all 54 people killed when their plane crashed in Indonesia have been recovered from a jungle site and their remains flown to Jayapura.
The millions of undocumented immigrants living in the US must leave, Donald Trump said as he unveiled his immigration platform.