A major search operation is launched after a ship believed to have had eight crew on board overturns off the north of Scotland.
UK nurse Pauline Cafferkey, who was diagnosed with Ebola after returning from Sierra Leone, is now in a critical condition, the Royal Free Hospital says.
Israel halts the transfer of tax revenues to the Palestinian Authority after it applies to join the International Criminal Court.
Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard is moving to the MLS because he was told he would start fewer games for the Reds.
Search teams scouring the Java Sea find four large objects believed to be from the wreckage of AirAsia flight QZ8501, Indonesian officials say.
Christodoulos Xiros, a member of the Greek Marxist militant group November 17, has been arrested after almost a year on the run, police say.
Convicted rapist Ched Evans will not be able to resume his career overseas amid reported interest in Malta, the MoJ says.
Indonesia's weather agency says initial analysis suggests bad weather caused AirAsia flight QZ8501 to crash, with the loss of 162 people.
Masked gunmen in northern Libya kidnap 13 Egyptian Coptic Christians, just a week after seven others were abducted.
Fierce heat from slow-burning blazes are still keeping rescue crews from searching the hold and vehicle decks of the Norman Atlantic ferry.
Crews battle out-of-control bushfires threatening homes in South Australia and Victoria, with blazes near Adelaide deemed the worst since 1983.
Refugees from the Syrian conflict, who were abandoned by people traffickers on an animal cargo ship in the Mediterranean, are being found accommodation in Italy.
Search teams searching the Java Sea for the main wreckage of AirAsia flight QZ8501 have found four "big objects", Indonesian officials say.
With the Oscars just weeks away and some famous franchises set to return, the BBC's Lizo Mzimba takes a look at what film fans can expect in 2015.
Five men have been arrested in India charged with kidnapping and repeatedly raping a Japanese student over a period of more than a month.
Andy Murray wins the World Tennis Championship exhibition in Abu Dhabi after illness forces Novak Djokovic out of the final.
Five men are arrested and charged with kidnapping and repeatedly raping a Japanese student over several weeks, police in Calcutta say.
A US lawyer alleged to have had sex with a minor denies the claims - and says allegations against Prince Andrew must also be "presumed" false.
Suspected Boko Haram militants have kidnapped about 40 boys and young men in a raid on a remote village in north-eastern Nigeria, residents say.
New Crystal Palace manager Alan Pardew says the club's situation is "little bit sticky" and new signings are needed.