British actress and presenter Lynda Bellingham, who had cancer, has died aged 66, her agent has confirmed.
Investors are seeking funding from the UK government for an ambitious plan to import solar energy generated in North Africa.
Two mythical creatures, a giant spider and a huge dragon, have faced one another in battle at Beijing's Olympic Park.
Strong winds and rain are expected in many parts of UK on Tuesday as the remains of Hurricane Gonzalo hit, forecasters warn.
Battle of the Bogside in 1969 by Gilles Caron
Firefighters are investigating the cause of a major blaze at Didcot B power station in Oxfordshire.
Asian shares bounce back after positive data and earnings from the US, and gains on Wall Street
A new law that would allow terminally-ill patients in England and Wales to be given untested medicines moves a step closer after receiving government backing.
Australia reverses a rule which would have restricted access to the parliament building in Canberra for women wearing full-face Islamic veils.
India's BJP is set to form governments in Maharashtra and Haryana, after the party won the elections in both states.
Joko Widodo, the winner of Indonesia's presidential election in July, is set to be inaugurated as the leader of the South East Asian nation.
US military aircraft drop weapons, ammunition and medical supplies to Kurdish fighters battling IS militants in the key Syrian town of Kobane.
The Liverpool homes where the Beatles grew up
Scientists at MIT are working on trying to create "superhuman vision".
Pilots at Germany's Lufthansa airline are set to walk out again, just as train drivers end their weekend of strike action.
The outgoing European Commission president is to call on pro-European politicians in the UK to make a more positive case for staying in the EU.
Pro-democracy activists criticise comments by Hong Kong leader CY Leung, who says "external forces" are involved in protests in the territory.
A key meeting of Chinese Communist Party leaders focusing on the rule of law and fighting corruption is due to begin in Beijing.
The candidates battling over who cares most about the cosmos
Japanese Trade and Industry Minister Yuko Obuchi submits her resignation amid allegations of political funds misuse.