Seven university students linked to jailed Uighur scholar Ilham Tohti have reportedly gone on trial in China's westernmost province of Xinjiang.
People on board a flight in Russia get out and push the aircraft after its braking system freezes.
Man City's Vincent Kompany and Pablo Zabaleta join Chelsea's Filipe Luis and Branislav Ivanovic on Fifa World XI shortlist.
Oscar winning actresses Reese Witherspoon and Nicole Kidman are to star in a TV series written by Ally McBeal writer David E Kelley.
Facebook is under pressure to be more active in the battle against extremism
Boyzone singer Ronan Keating calls making his West End debut in musical Once a "liberating" if exposing experience.
Yemeni troops take part in a raid to rescue a group of eight hostages being held by al-Qaeda, but there are conflicting reports of US involvement
One year since popular protests began in Ukraine, a new government prepares to take office, amid calls for reform.
A rare Shakespeare First Folio, regarded as the most important book in English literature, is discovered in a small French town.
Hundreds of thousands of Swiss people secretly eat cat or dog say activists, who want it to be made illegal.
Australia batsman Phil Hughes remains in a critical condition after being struck on the head by a ball in a match.
South Africa coach Heyneke Meyer has made five changes to his starting XV to face Wales at the Millennium Stadium on Saturday.
Nick Clegg outlines his proposals to curb benefits to European Union migrants, during a meeting with his German counterpart in Berlin.
In an annual challenge, teams attempt to deliver water using drones to a remote part of the Australian Outback.
Showbusiness satire Birdman leads the flock at this year's Spirit Awards after being nominated for six prizes, including best film.
Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany says team-mate Sergio Aguero is a "special" player who can make the impossible possible.
Scores of protesters including two prominent student leaders are arrested in Mong Kok during operations to dismantle protest camps.
Sneijder unsettled at Galatasaray, Cech set to wait for move, Herrera and Evans edge close to fitness, Hull keen on Lennon, plus more.
The first round of voting in India's Jammu and Kashmir sees a high turnout as PM Narendra Modi's BJP tried to win power for the first time.
The Australian drummer of rock group AC/DC briefly appears in court in New Zealand, arriving late, to face a charge of threatening to kill.