The Gaza health ministry says more than 100 Palestinians waiting for an aid delivery were killed and hundreds of others injured in Gaza, blaming Israeli forces.
The US defence secretary was asked in Congress today how many women and children had been killed by Israel since 7 October.
At least 43 people have died in a fire that broke out at a six-storey shopping mall fire in Dhaka, Bangladesh.
President of Ireland Michael D Higgins is "in excellent spirits" but will remain in hospital overnight after he reported feeling unwell.
In 2018, when Vladimir Putin announced a raft of new hypersonic nuclear missile systems, complete with video graphics of intercontinental ballistic missiles headed towards California, he left it to the end of his lengthy two-hour address to Russian lawmakers to deliver the killer blow.