Homeless photographers capture their lives
Drones and "smart" drum lines will be deployed to protect swimmers on New South Wales' north coast from shark attacks, the state government says.
The Canadian government says it will resettle only 10,000 Syrian refugees by the end of this year - less than half the number it promised earlier.
Toxic mud from the dam that collapsed in Brazil earlier this month destroyed a vast area of natural vegetation, the environment minister says.
An explosion hits a bus carrying presidential guards in Tunisia's capital, Tunis, killing at least 12 people, sparking a state of emergency.
Starting new businesses after the Soviet Union fell
Tennis doubles No. 1 Sania Mirza is one of India's highest earning athletes.
Western Australia police arrest a naked man accused of rifling through a car and stealing a hamburger.
A terminally ill teenage boy from Pakistan has been flown to the UK to fulfil his dying wish to meet the Nobel Peace Prize winner, Malala Yousafzai.
Women in Raqqa ‘fed to hyenas’ for defying Islamic State
BBC Newsnight's Stephen Smith speaks to director Steven Spielberg about his new Cold War thriller Bridge of Spies, the power of TV, and the trickiest actor he has ever worked with.
The hostage situation in the French town of Roubaix, near Belgium, has ended, with the hostages now safe, local officials say.
The Amazon.com entrepreneur Jeff Bezos has claimed success on the second flight of his New Shepard spaceship.
Paris's chief prosecutor says the suspected ringleader of the Paris attacks, Abdelhamid Abaaoud, was near the Bataclan theatre while a siege was taking place.
President Putin condemns the downing of a Russian warplane on the Turkish-Syrian border, and threatens Turkey with "serious consequences".
An email raises questions about Lord Coe's role in the decision to award the 2021 World Championships to Eugene earlier this year.
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says the downing of a Russian warplane is ''fully in line with Turkey's rules of engagement''.
Jason Van Dyke, a white Chicago police officer who shot a black teenager 16 times last year, is charged with murder.
The US-led coalition launches about two combat aircraft sorties per hour against Islamic State militants in Syria and Iraq, but how does that compare to previous aerial campaigns?
A Pakistani man extradited from the UK to the US is sentenced to 40 years in jail for plotting attacks in Manchester, New York and Copenhagen.