The UK Labour Party has been at the centre of a row over anti-Semitism. What does the term actually mean?
A Bangladeshi cricketer asks to be allowed to return to the sport after being charged with torturing his 11-year-old maid.
A genetic therapy improves the vision of some patients who would otherwise have gone blind.
An Indian-flagged oil tanker is left in limbo after being added to a UN sanctions blacklist for illegally transporting crude oil from Libya.
A DNA test proves that two celebrated Spanish bullfighters known as 'El Cordobes' are father and son, a court hears.
The Indian government has asked the UK to deport Vijay Mallya, the former head of Kingfisher Airlines, who is thought to be in London.
Ding Junhui leads Alan McManus 6-2 after dominating the opening session of the World Championship semi-final.
Britain goes to the polls on Thursday 23 June to decide whether the UK should stay a member of the European Union. Use this guide to find out the arguments from the Leave and Remain sides on a range of key topics.
The situation in Syria's city of Aleppo is catastrophic, the UN says, after attacks on targets including a hospital leave dozens dead.
A two-year-old boy has accidentally shot and killed his mother in the US city of Milwaukee, as Andy Moore reports.
The Vatican's financial watchdog says there were 544 reports of suspicious transactions last year, against 147 the previous year.
A man is held in prison for seven months after failing to decrypt two hard drives that investigators suspect contain indecent images of children.
There's puzzled head-scratching as papers react to Donald Trump's foreign policy speech.
Police investigating the singer's death are asking for help from US drug agency officials, according to reports.
British filmmaker Kevin Macdonald is to make a documentary about Whitney Houston, after getting the official go-ahead from the star's estate.
Comcast's NBCUniversal subsidiary announces it has agreed to buy DreamWorks Animation for $3.8bn
Two gaming veterans who helped create iconic title Doom are seeking cash to make a "classic" first-person shooter.
The largest field-study so far in to the group of pesticides called "neonicotinoids" has concluded that each acts differently on the brains of the bees.
US economic growth slows to 0.5% during the first three months of the year.
Double-Oscar winning actor Emma Thompson has had liquid manure sprayed at her while taking part in an anti-fracking demonstration.