Seventy opposition activists, including nine former MPs, have been acquitted of storming the parliament building in the Gulf state two years ago.
Philippine President Benigno Aquino hails a power-sharing deal with key Muslim rebels but warns "contentious" issues still need to be resolved.
Volkswagen is to stop making the Kombi and a motoring era is coming to an end.
The way the government has gone about implementing a central pillar of its changes to the welfare system will be examined by MPs later.
Zach Johnson beats world number one and tournament host Tiger Woods in a play-off to win the World Challenge in California.
A commuter train has collided with a truck carrying gas canisters in Indonesia's capital, Jakarta.
Eight leading technology firms including Goggle and Facebook call for "wide-scale changes" to US government surveillance.
Pro-EU protesters have camped out in Ukraine's capital overnight, seeking the resignation of the country's government.
A commuter train collides with a vehicle in Indonesia's capital, Jakarta, causing parts of the train to burst into flames.
The night sky above the Northumberland National Park and Kielder Water and Forest Park is granted special protection.
South Africa's parliament is to meet to pay tribute to Nelson Mandela, as world leaders prepare for Tuesday's memorial service.
The mystery of one of the strangest landscape features on the planet - Mima mounds - is solved, scientists say.
Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra says she will dissolve parliament and call an election after sustained protests in Bangkok.
China takes another step loosening its grip on interest rates as it allows banks to trade deposits with each other at market-determined rates.
Artist Kadir Nelson on how he approached a painting challenge
India's main opposition BJP is set to form a government in three key states after winning an absolute majority in assembly elections.
Metro Manila, a crime caper set in the Philippines, is named best film and picks up two other honours at the British Independent Film Awards.
England captain Alastair Cook insists his side can fight back despite going 2-0 down following another emphatic defeat.
Aid agencies paid Somalia's al-Shabab militants for access to areas under their control during the 2011 famine, two think tanks say.
Florence mayor Matteo Renzi wins Democratic Party leadership