At least 12 Ukrainian servicemen were killed and more than 20 injured in eastern Ukraine when their bus hit military trucks, police and local media say.
US company SpaceX has postponed an experiment to bring part of its Falcon rocket down to a soft landing on a floating sea platform.
Actor and writer Stephen Fry confirms plans to marry his partner Elliott Spencer in a ceremony in Norfolk.
The eurozone economy saw anaemic growth in December and suffered its worst quarter for more than a year, a survey indicates.
US man with diphallia tells of 'unique' life with two penises
Scientists at Oxford University have begun immunising healthy volunteers with a new Ebola vaccine
Images from the Harbin Ice and Snow Festival in China
Winnie Romeril from the World Health Organization speaks to Tulip Mazumdar about controlling 'spikes' in the virus in Sierra Leone.
The son of Thomas Gilbert Sr, the hedge fund founder who was found shot dead in his New York home, is charged with his murder.
A film adaptation of a bestselling book by France's former First Lady about her six-year relationship with president Francois Hollande is in development, its producer says.
A man has avoided jail after a judge in the US state of Massachusetts accepted a pair of $85 Nike trainers as a bail bond
The UK services sector lost momentum at the end of the year, growing at its slowest rate for a year-and-a-half, an influential survey suggests.
Stan Kroenke, the majority shareholder of Arsenal, backs the development of an NFL stadium in Los Angeles.
Pride director Matthew Warchus says he "understands" why gay references were removed from the film's US DVD cover.
Rallies for and against the "anti-Islamisation" group Pegida have been held in a number of German cities, with thousands taking part.
South Korea's defence ministry speculates that the North has made progress towards making deliverable nuclear weapons.
David Warner scores a century and pays tribute to Phillip Hughes as Australia dominate day one of the fourth Test against India in Sydney.
Japan's stocks led falls across Asia on Tuesday, posting their biggest drop in nearly 10 months, as investors worried about falling oil prices and political turmoil in Greece.
Thousands of villagers flee their homes in Indian-administered Kashmir as Indian and Pakistani troops continue to exchange fire in the region.
The Liberal Democrats would plug the NHS funding gap by ploughing the proceeds of economic growth into public services, the party says.