A fierce battle between Kurds and Islamic State militants is taking place around the Syrian town of Kobane, near the border with Turkey.
Bulgaria's centre-right GERB party won most votes in a snap general election, but fell well short of an overall majority, exit polls suggest.
Brazilians are choosing their next president in a close race between incumbent Dilma Rousseff and her two main challengers.
Five police officers have been killed and 12 other people hurt in a suicide bombing in the Chechen capital, Grozny, Russia's interior ministry says.
More than 142 million Brazilians are voting to choose the country's next president, following a dramatic election campaign.
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger says he does not regret shoving Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho during a heated touchline spat.
Former Formula 1 driver Andrea De Cesaris, who raced in more than 200 Grands Prix, has died aged 55.
Former Arsenal and Celtic winger Freddie Ljungberg says the inaugural Indian Super League will be a success.
A BBC team filming tensions on the Turkish-Syrian border is tear-gassed by Turkish police as it leaves the scene of protests by local and Syrian Kurds.
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Turkish police have fired two tear gas canisters at a vehicle carrying a BBC reporting team as it was leaving the border area near Kobane.
An attempt by an Iranian exile to travel more than 1,000 miles (1,600km) from Florida to Bermuda in a giant inflatable ball has ended in failure.
Somali government troops backed by African Union forces capture a major stronghold of al-Shabab Islamists, the port of Barawe.
Nick Clegg says taxes must be increased to reduce the deficit and accuses the Tories of wanting to do it by "beating up on the poor".
Marussia driver Jules Bianchi has undergone surgery after suffering a severe head injury in a crash at the Japanese Grand Prix.
Actor, comic, writer and musician Steve Martin is to be awarded the American Film Institute's life achievement award, its highest honour.
Chelsea cement their position at the top of the Premier League with a comfortable victory over Arsenal.
A mass grave is found near the town of Iguala in southern Mexico, where 43 protesting students went missing last month after clashing with police.
Hundreds of hot air balloons took to the skies above New Mexico on Saturday at the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta.
Williams driver Felipe Massa says the treacherous conditions at the Japanese GP worried him before Jules Bianchi's crash.