Venezuela sends investigators to the town of Tumeremo after 28 miners disappeared on Friday amid reports of a deadly stand-off with a criminal gang.
A type of malware that locks computer files and demands a fee for their release has successfully targeted Apple computers.
An international pornography ring was behind a controversial sex party that was planned for Saturday in Nairobi. Kenya's film board says.
The number of "bricks and mortar" entertainment stores reaches a record high - despite rising online sales of music and film, says the Entertainment Retailers Association.
Spectacular displays of the Aurora Borealis, better known as the Northern Lights, were spotted in parts of the UK last night.
A man is killed after arguing with a friend over whether Lionel Messi is a better footballer than Cristiano Ronaldo.
Wales add scrum-half Rhys Webb to their squad ahead of the Six Nations match against England.
A social media war has broken out in Malaysia, between supporters of embattled leader Najib Razak and those demanding his resignation.
Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata says he takes responsibility for his 26th-minute red card in 1-0 defeat at West Brom.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge release a series of photographs of their trip to the French Alps - their first family holiday since the birth of Princess Charlotte.
At least eight people are killed in a Pakistan bombing which militants say was in revenge for the execution of a policeman turned assassin.
Rami is a tattoo artist from Iran, and he recently turned 21, spending his birthday in a refugee camp on the island of Lesbos.
Shares in Fastjet fall more than 30% after the African budget airline, backed by Easyjet founder Sir Stelios Haji-ioannou, issues a profit warning.
A batting pioneer, Oman's Chris Gayle and the world's most beautiful ground - why the World Twenty20 is worth watching.
The British Museum is the most popular visitor attraction in Britain for the ninth year running, figures show.
Tunisian security forces kill 10 militants in fighting after they crossed the border from Libya, an army spokesman says.
From multicoloured scans of parts of the human body, to vivid photos of creatures up close, the finalists of the annual Wellcome Image Awards have been announced.
Old Mutual, the FTSE 100 insurance giant, says it is "considering all options" amid reports it is planning a multi-billion pound break-up.