An Israeli soldier is missing in Gaza and is presumed dead, Israeli media quote officials as saying as the military continues its ground offensive.
An inquiry will be held into the death of the Russian dissident Alexander Litvinenko, the Home Secretary Theresa May is to announce.
Typhoon Rammasun has killed at least 11 people in Vietnam and several people remain missing, according to local media.
BBC News hears from a 17-year-old in Zambia who was forced into marriage against her will.
Swiss banking giant Credit Suisse reports its biggest quarterly loss in almost six years after being hit by its settlement with US authorities over tax evasion charges.
Prince George celebrates his first birthday on Tuesday and to mark the occasion two new pictures have been released by Kensington Palace.
A female pedestrian killed on a busy Norfolk road may have been "forcibly pushed" into oncoming traffic, police say.
Suicide bomb outside Kabul airport kills at least four people, three of them reportedly foreigners
The NHS is starting to test a sticking-plaster-sized patient-monitoring patch.
Scientists say they have made an "exciting" step towards curing HIV by forcing the virus out of its hiding places in the body.
In the largest ever genetic study of the disease, scientists have discovered some 80 genes which could leave people at higher risk of schizophrenia.
US Secretary of State John Kerry is leading diplomatic efforts in search of a ceasefire deal amid rising concern over the number of Palestinian casualties.
Prince George's first year
Britain is expected to push for tougher sanctions against Russia when EU foreign ministers meet in the wake of the Malaysia Airlines crash.
Indonesia is to name its new president, following a closely-fought election that saw both candidates claim victory.