1. Israeli forces have withdrawn from Al Shifa Hospital in Gaza City after a two-week operation.

2. Turks dealt President Tayyip Erdogan and his party their biggest electoral blow in a nationwide local vote that reasserted the opposition as a political force and reinforced Istanbul Mayor Ekrem Imamoglu as the president's chief rival.

3. Iran tipped off Russia about the possibility of a major "terrorist operation" on its soil ahead of the concert hall massacre near Moscow last month.

4. Delhi chief minister and key opposition leader Arvind Kejriwal has been sent to jail until April 15 in a liquor graft case.

5. Microsoft will sell its chat and video app Teams separately from its Office product globally.

6. China has criticized the tightening of US rules on semiconductor exports.