Jewish groups in Argentina boycott the government's Holocaust memorial, in protest at the investigation into the death of prosecutor Alberto Nisman.
How pallbearers almost dropped Churchill's coffin
China will this year hold its first large-scale military parade since 2009 to mark the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II, reports said Tuesday, with one key goal described as being to "frighten Japan". (dailymail.co.uk)
Most detainees at the Australian-run Manus Island centre are not refugees and will soon be repatriated, says the PM of PNG, but campaigners dismiss the claim.
More than a million adults in the UK may be wrongly diagnosed as asthmatic and be receiving unnecessary medication as a result, warns an NHS watchdog.
Researchers say offering financial incentives worth £400 to pregnant smokers makes them more likely to quit the habit.
Researchers have developed a virtual reality system that recreates crime scenes as virtual worlds.
Hundreds of Syrian children have contributed to an exhibition about their lives in refugee camps in Lebanon.
Yellow "be aware" warnings are issued by the Met Office for frequent snow showers across Scotland, Northern Ireland and the north of England.
Football clubs spent a record £2.7bn in international transfers in 2014, with English football clubs accounting for £795m of the total
Germans see little point in more concessions to Greece
New anti-Semitism in Europe poses legal challenge
A tailor from Calcutta buys his first fridge, which is also the first of his entire village.
Diego Costa's two 'stamps' in Chelsea's League Cup semi-final win over Liverpool were "accidental" says manager Jose Mourinho.
Kitty Hart-Moxon survived two years as a prisoner at the infamous Nazi concentration camp Auschwitz. She spoke to Witness about how she coped.
Opposition to austerity is at the core of Greece's new leader's agenda but it will also push for half of Greek debt to be written off, bringing it down to a more sustainable level, a so-called "haircut".
How a Nazi doctor experimented on identical siblings
The village that has just got its first fridge
Japan stocks gained further on Wednesday to a fresh one-month high, as the yen weakened versus the greenback ahead of the outcome of the Federal Reserve's policy meeting later in the day. (marketwatch.com)
The mother of a Japanese hostage held by Islamic State extremists appealed publicly Wednesday to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to save her son after his captors issued what they said was a final death threat. (Japan Today)