'Kenya is making a statement that for us ivory is worthless unless it is on our elephants' said Kenyan president Uhuru Kenyatta. The Kenyan government set 11 pyres of ivory tusks ablaze in a statement against poaching.
Ukraine and its neighbouring countries mark the 30th anniversary of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster, when the 4th unit of the plant exploded early hours April 26, 1986 and spread radiation over much of northern Europe.
Fans of pop superstar Prince gathered at his Minneapolis home and at memorials across the U.S. to pay tribute to the artist widely acclaimed as one of the most inventive and influential musicians of his era.
Rene Angelil, the husband and manager of singer Celine Dion, has passed away at the age of 73 after battling cancer. The longtime couple were finally married in 1994 at a lavish ceremony in Montreal. Here's a look back at their love story.