Asia- Pacific halved the number of hungry mouths from 1990 to 2015, but progress faltered in the last five years, said a FAO report.
The hugely popular south Indian actress who later turned to politics and became the highest elected official in the state of Tamil Nadu, died at 68.
A parliamentary panel is investigating whether the conglomerates were pressured by Park to give money in exchange for favours.
New Zealand Finance Minister Bill English said on Tuesday he planned to stand for prime minister after John Key's resignation.
The Observatory said the death toll in Maarat al-Numan included five children and six members of a single family.
Heads of nine South Korean top conglomerates will face a televised grilling by lawmakers on Tuesday.
Bangladesh agreed to share the findings to help speed up recovery of funds stolen from its central bank account by hackers.
Shinzo Abe will be the first leader of Japan to go to the US Naval base in Hawaii attacked by Japan in 1941, propelling the US into World War II.
A investigator has traveled to Madagascar to pick up debris that possibly came from the missing plane and drifted across the Indian Ocean.
Tokyo Electric Power Co. said cooling for the No. 3 reactor was out for nearly an hour before a backup pump kicked in.