BBC News takes a look at the crisis gripping the Central African Republic - in 60 seconds.
The roads, parks, bus stops and bars named after the late leader
A Dutch couple freed after six months in captivity in Yemen say they were "treated very well" by their kidnappers, a day after being released.
The execution of an Islamist leader, Abdul Kader Mullah, is postponed while Bangladesh's Supreme Court continues to hear legal arguments.
UK rail and bus firm FirstGroup has rejected a proposal from one of its shareholders, Sandell, to sell its US assets, including the Greyhound bus service.
West Antarctica continues to lose ice to the ocean and this loss appears to be accelerating, according to new data from Europe's Cryosat spacecraft.
Manager David Moyes believes Manchester United are among the favourites to win this season's Champions League.
Transport firm Stagecoach reports a small rise in half year profits and sees "significant potential" to expand in the US.
A comedy sketch called How Animals Eat Their Food is the UK's most popular YouTube video of the year, while spoof pop song The Fox tops the global list.
US car giant General Motors says Mary Barra, its product development chief, will become the next chief executive.
Syria sides vie for position as Geneva peace talks loom
Wicketkeeper Matt Prior says England must "come out fighting" and not "sulk" if they are to turn around the Ashes series.
A law professor in China says he has been sacked after he refused to apologise for writing articles criticising the government.
Holden, a subsidiary of General Motors, says it will stop making cars in Australia by the end of 2017, with almost 2,900 jobs to go.
Google opens its first ever data centres in Asia as it looks to boost its growth further in the region.
A fire in a farmers' market in south China's Shenzhen kills 16 people and injures at least three, officials say.
Two rare films from Peter Sellers' early career will be shown in public for the first time in 50 years, at the 2014 Southend Film Festival.
US car giant General Motors (GM) has named product development chief Mary Barra to the post of chief executive.
India's top court is due to rule on decriminalising gay sex in a country where many regard same-sex relationships as illegitimate.
Two of India's biggest firms, Reliance Industries and Bharti Airtel, agree to share telecom infrastructure.