An Egyptian woman, said to weigh 500kg, is to be airlifted to India for weight reduction surgery.
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Electric vehicles are provided to allow residents to keep their mobility.
A correspondent working in South Sudan says he has been deported for being too critical of the government.
Chinese authorities order thousands of accounts on popular live streaming apps and sites to shut down.
The BBC could be prosecuted if Thailand decides a profile of the new king breaks lese majeste laws.
For a second day, Paris is cutting car numbers according to odd or even licence plates. Do such schemes work?
The journalists who risk their lives documenting Aleppo speak of the difficult choices they have to make.
US President-elect Donald Trump is named Time magazine's Person of the Year for 2016.
The FA is to quiz Dario Gradi over claims he "smoothed over" a sex assault complaint against a Chelsea scout.
The Cassini spacecraft has sent back the first views from its new orbit around Saturn.
A Pakistan Airlines flight with more than 40 people on board has gone missing in the north.
Italy's outgoing prime minister will meet his Democratic Party, as he prepares to leave office.
Military gear, special shielding and its own defence systems - Air Force One is two of a kind.
A man is arrested over alleged online threats against Gina Miller, the woman behind the Brexit legal challenge.
More than a million people say they will attend a Mexican girl's party after the invitation goes viral.
HSBC, JPMorgan and Credit Agricole fined €485m (£413m) for rigging a key interest rate between 2005 and 2008.
A woman has given birth to her own grandchild by having a surrogate baby for her daughter.
Sendings-offs and bat size restrictions are set to be introduced into the laws in 2017, following an MCC World Cricket Committee meeting.
Indians shave their heads as a mark of respect to late charismatic politician J Jayalalitha.