A UN panel is to start investigating the mysterious 1961 death in a plane crash of its former Secretary General Dag Hammarskjold in Zambia.
The number of people killed in flash floods in northern Chile rises to 17 while the search continues for 20 people still missing.
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Solar Impulse, the fuel-free aeroplane, lands in Chongqing, China, to complete leg five of its attempt to fly around the world.
Uefa charges the football associations of Montenegro and Russia after the abandonment of Friday's Euro 2016 qualifier.
An international team investigating the downing of a Malaysia Airlines plane over eastern Ukraine in July 2014 has urged witnesses to come forward who saw a Buk missile launcher in the area.
A team investigating the downing of a Malaysia Airlines plane over eastern Ukraine appeals to witnesses who saw a Buk missile launcher in the area.
Initial results from Nigeria's election show little separating the two main candidates for the presidency, with full results due on Tuesday.
Last hours of intensive diplomacy over Iran's nuclear programme take place in Switzerland ahead of Tuesday's deadline for a long-awaited deal.
Author and broadcaster Stephen Fry swears off Instagram, claiming to have been "hounded off" the photo-sharing service.
At least 10 people are missing, feared dead, in Burundi after landslides which have destroyed hundreds of homes, officials say.
Four people including a British man and two children have been found dead in a flat in Gibraltar, police in the British territory have said.
Everton's Ross Barkley says he is best played as a striker, despite most of his career being as an attacking midfielder.
More than 1,000 men are reportedly arrested in India's Bihar state over the use of impersonators to pass tests for the police force.
Italian online fashion retailer Yoox says it is in merger talks with London-based rival Net-a-Porter.
Incumbent Uzbek President Islam Karimov is re-elected as expected by a landslide in a vote criticised by international watchdogs.
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A blogger has been hacked to death in the Bangladeshi capital, Dhaka, weeks after a prominent atheist writer was killed in a similar attack.
A firefighter in California is in a critical condition after falling through a roof while tackling a house fire.
Brazil's ex-leader Fernando Henrique Cardoso is the latest former president to join a team defending jailed Venezuelan opposition leaders.