The co-creator of the world-famous Asterix cartoons, Albert Uderzo, ends a seven-year legal battle with his daughter amicably.
A group of cricketers sets a new world record for the highest-ever match by playing at the top of Kilimanjaro, Africa's highest mountain.
Wales will be without hooker Ken Owens for their November Tests as he is set to undergo neck surgery.
Former BBC Radio 1 DJ Dave Lee Travis is given a suspended sentence of three months for indecently assaulting a woman in 1995.
The EU's anti-terrorism chief tells the BBC the number of Europeans joining Islamist fighters in Syria and Iraq has risen to more than 3,000.
Anger as Australia sends Cambodian refugees home
Air France says it will develop its low cost airline, Transavia, within France, despite objections from striking pilots.
Police in Greece say they are probing reports that a female cancer patient woke up buried inside a coffin but died shortly before being rescued.
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A series of attacks on websites and servers using the serious Shellshock bug has been spotted, say security experts.
Cambodia agrees to take in some of Australia's rejected asylum-seekers in exchange for A$40m (£22m, $35m), in a deal criticised by rights groups.
A Russian court seizes shares in the oil firm Bashneft, whose billionaire owner Vladimir Yevtushenkov is under house arrest.
Fifty people died in violence on Sunday in Xinjiang, Chinese state media said, in what police called a "serious terrorist attack".
The RSC's stage adaptations of Hilary Mantel's award-winning novels Wolf Hall and Bring Up the Bodies are to move to Broadway next year.
The discovery of a branched carbon molecule 27,000 light-years from Earth suggests the building blocks of life may be ubiquitous throughout the galaxy.
'My father, Ilham Tohti, is a peace advocate'
Police investigating the disappearance of Alice Gross search a west London park.
Police in Cyprus have persuaded nearly 300 migrants, thought to be Syrian refugees, to disembark from the cruise ship that had rescued them.
Frank Lampard says he has not held any discussions with Manchester City about extending his loan spell.
Taliban fighters seize control of a strategic district in the eastern Afghan province of Ghazni, officials say, after a week of fierce battle.