Chinese-French film Blind Massage picks up six awards at Taiwan's 51st Golden Horse awards.
Mongolian Hakuho tied sumo legend Taiho's record of 32 Emperor's Cup wins on Sunday to send shockwaves through Japan's ancient sport. (SBS)
A bin lorry driver dies after being crushed by his own truck when he tried to stop it rolling out of a car park in South Queensferry.
Four or five terror plots have been prevented this year, compared to on average one a year in recent years, the Met commissioner says.
Sweden's Henrik Stenson retains his DP World Tour Championship title, finishing two shots ahead of Rory McIlroy.
London's Charing Cross Station is closed and trains in the capital are disrupted after a fire on a train.
EU migration has blown the government "off course" on meeting its target of cutting net migration to below 100,000, the home secretary says.
Workers at a tea plantation in eastern India stab and beat to death the owner during negotiations over pay arrears.
The war in Iraq is pitting neighbour against neighbour, and for those who do not want to choose sides life can be even more dangerous.
A Palestinian man in Gaza is shot and killed by Israeli troops, local health officials say, the first such death since a 50-day summer conflict.
Former Prime Minister Gordon Brown is to announce "within days" that he will stand down as an MP at the next election, reports suggest.
Shop worker Hayley Bicker wanted to raise awareness on autism after feeling shocked at people's reaction to an autistic child in a supermarket
When President Hollande was photographed on the back of a scooter at his mistress' apartment it was a story that made headlines all over the world and it lead to the break-up of his relationship with the First Lady, Valerie Trierweiler.
The lower house of the Afghan parliament approves a security agreement allowing US and Nato troops to remain in the country.
England's visually-impaired team who are preparing to take part in the fourth blind cricket World Cup later this week.
Marion Barry, ex-Washington DC mayor who won re-election after a drug arrest, dies at 78.
Filipino Manny Pacquiao retains his WBO welterweight title with a resounding points defeat of American Chris Algieri.
The BBC's Tulip Mazumdar has been on a trip across two West African nations affected by Ebola to see how the authorities are dealing with the virus.
A law forcing communications firms to keep details that could help identify criminals using the internet is being planned by the home secretary.
On a journey charting the impact of the disease