Rebekah Brooks, the former chief executive of News International, is to be re-hired by Rupert Murdoch.
Star Trek actor Leonard Nimoy is buried in Los Angeles, as fans and friends pay tribute.
The BBC's Rupert Wingfield-Hayes visits a high school in Mariupol where students are taking lessons in Ukrainian patriotism.
Newly inaugurated Uruguayan president Tabare Vazquez continues his predecessor Jose Mujica tradition of using vintage cars for official engagements.
Motorists in New Zealand are confiscating the keys of people they think are driving dangerously, particularly foreign tourists.
Scientists say climate change will lead to a shift in the timing of when trees come into leaf in British woodlands.
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A new coinage portrait of the Queen is unveiled, but the image will only appear on coins later this year.
Ukraine's MPs are due to vote on reforms that need to be passed before the IMF will unlock desperately-needed assistance, reports the BBC's David Stern.
Police in Bangladesh arrest a radical Islamist for alleged involvement in the murder of atheist writer Avijit Roy.
Will Smith's crime caper Focus debuts at number one on the North American box office chart, knocking Fifty Shades of Grey off the top spot.
Staff are hoping two Sumatran orangutans will find new mothers at Monkey World Ape Rescue Centre in Dorset.
Islamic State militant Mohammed Emwazi was never suspected of being radicalised during his school days, his former head teacher says.
Samsung's good looking new smartphone should restore some of its lost confidence.
Former Namibian President Hifikepunye Pohamba wins the world's most valuable individual award, the Mo Ibrahim prize for governance in Africa.
The city of Rio de Janeiro in Brazil has been celebrating its 450th anniversary, with events including the baking of a 450-metre long birthday cake for the residents.
UK house prices dropped in February for the first time in five months, according to Nationwide.
The ECB says "nothing has changed" with its stance on Kevin Pietersen returning to the England side in future.
Sony and Microsoft reveal mid-range smartphones with features previously reserved for their top handsets at Mobile World Congress.
David Somers leaves his role as Rangers chairman four days before the club's extraordinary general meeting.