Uganda on alert for Ebola but no confirmed cases

Uganda's health minister said on Thursday that there are no confirmed cases of Ebola in the country, but that it remained on alert for cases of the deadly virus. Uganda has suffered Ebola outbreaks in the past, most recently in 2012. Duration: 00:59 Aug 1, 2014

Argentina's debt woes spark uncertainty

Argentina blames the US for the legal battle that forced it to miss a debt payment and be declared in "selective" and "restrictive" default by ratings agencies. Experts warn a lengthy standoff would deepen economic troubles. Duration: 02:04 Aug 1, 2014

Dutch police: Security at MH17 site still 'very unstable'

Dutch police heading up the international probe into the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 said Thursday that the situation around the crash site remains perilous despite a small team managing to access the scene. Duration: 00:59 Aug 1, 2014

Israel will destroy tunnels with or without truce, says PM

The army will continue working to destroy tunnels used by Gaza militants for cross-border attacks with or without a ceasefire, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Thursday at the start of a cabinet meeting. Duration: 00:58 Aug 1, 2014

Senegal ex-president's son on trial for corruption

The flamboyant "super minister" son of former Senegalese leader Abdoulaye Wade went on trial Thursday accused of accumulating a multi-million dollar fortune through corruption while in office. Duration: 00:34 Aug 1, 2014

Where Gazans sought refuge, UN schools hit by Israel

UN, the White House and the French Presidency unanimously condemned an Israeli strike after a bombardment on a UN school in the Gaza Strip where Palestinians had taken refuge. *ATTENTION CLIENTS : IMAGES SHOW DEAD BODIES AND BLOOD* Duration: 02:45 Aug 1, 2014

Parents of Australian journalist jailed in Egypt speak out

The parents of Australian journalist Peter Greste, who has been imprisoned in Egypt for more than seven months, Thursday described his detention as a 'grave injustice' and spoke of their hopes for his release. Duration: 00:59 Aug 1, 2014