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.
The jury in the perjury trial in London of ex-New Zealand cricketer Chris Cairns retires to consider its verdict.
Five people, including two investigative journalists and a Spanish priest, go on trial in the Vatican over the leaking of secret documents.
Migrants on Greek border with Macedonia tearfully plea to be allowed to pass
Security is tight as the French and US presidents meet to step up the offensive against the so-called Islamic State militant group.
Russian President Vladimir Putin fiercely condemns the downing of a Russian jet on the Turkey-Syria border.
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Pakistani fighter pilot Marium Mukhtiar dies in a training crash, the country's first combat-ready female pilot to be killed in service.
Pirates have attacked Thai and Iranian fishing trawlers off Somalia's coast, seizing the crew of one of them, maritime experts and residents say.
The US Secretary of State has denounced as "acts of terrorism" a wave of Palestinian attacks targeting Israelis, while on a visit to Jerusalem.
Turkish warplanes shoot down a Russian military aircraft on the border with Syria, an act President Vladimir Putin describes as "stab in the back".
President Obama and President Hollande speak at a news conference following talks at the White House to discuss the international response to extremism.
A 15-year-old boy has died of Ebola in Liberia less than three months after the country was declared free of the virus, health officials tell the BBC.
Malawi, where most of its citizens cannot afford to use electricity, says it will join the battle against climate change - but only with funding from richer nations.
Fifa vice-president Michel Platini could be facing a life ban from football, according to his lawyer.
The Amazon.com entrepreneur Jeff Bezos flies his New Shepard spaceship again, and this time proclaims a complete success.
Tanzania's newly elected President John Magufuli cancels independence day celebrations, and orders a clean-up campaign instead.
US Secretary of State John Kerry denounces as "acts of terrorism" a wave of Palestinian attacks targeting Israelis, on a visit to Jerusalem.
French police examine what appears to be a suicide bomb belt dumped on a Paris street following attacks that killed 130 people.
Video footage shows the plane reportedly shot down on the Turkish/Syrian border falling towards the ground.