Growth in the Philippine economy slowed sharply in the third quarter due to weaker growth in all sectors, the government announces.
Caracas, the Venezuelan capital, is notorious for its crime and pollution, but it also, somewhat strangely for a city, has a thriving population of macaws.
Thailand's finance minister tells the BBC that elections to end military rule might now not take place until 2016.
Press Association photographer David Davies looks back at the race that clinched the Formula 1 title for Lewis Hamilton
Great things were predicted for the economies of Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa - but they haven't totally lived up to the hype, says Andrew Walker.
Flags can convey powerful - and often very unpalatable - messages, says Mark Mardell,
A trial to help the immune system fight bladder cancer is showing "exciting" results with tumours completely disappearing in some patients.
Vets in Colombia begin to sterilise hippos descended from animals shipped to a private zoo which belonged to the infamous drug baron, Pablo Escobar.
Oil production in Russia is hard and getting harder
Royal Society says combination of population growth and climate change will increase danger to cities.
Early detection of liver disease by GPs in the UK is "virtually non-existent", leading medical experts warn.
Anxious times for Turkey's Christians as Pope visits
Why did Michael Brown prosecutors focus on marijuana?
Hundreds demonstrate outside the US embassy in London in protest at the decision not to prosecute a police officer for killing black teenager Michael Brown in Missouri.
Tracking first Ebola victim and and how virus spread
Vultures could help beat dangerous bacteria
The challenges facing oil exporters as prices slump - in 60 seconds
Journalists watch from the sidelines as nuclear talks go to the wire
The European Parliament will later vote on whether Google's search business should be separated from its other services.
Thousands of older people in England are struggling in their own home with little or no help, research suggests.