Burmese MPs delay voting on a new president, fuelling speculation that Aung San Suu Kyi is negotiating a route to the job.
An eight-year-old girl is the latest survivor to be rescued from a building which collapsed in Taiwan's deadly earthquake on Saturday.
Traditional carnival parades in some western German cities are called off due to storm warnings, but Cologne's procession goes ahead.
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India's telecoms regulator blocks Facebook's limited free internet service as part of a ruling in favour of net neutrality.
There are signs that the three people trapped in a South African gold mine following an accident last week are still alive, a rescue team says.
Australia's top immigration official denies allegations a five-year-old boy was raped at the Nauru migrant detention centre, as ABC admits a reporting error.
Former French Budget Minister Jerome Cahuzac, who was appointed to clamp down on tax evasion, is to go on trial charged with tax fraud.
A white Chicago police officer who fatally shot a black teenager sues his family for $10m (£6.9m), claiming emotional distress.
Search teams in Taiwan have rescued a man and a woman from a collapsed apartment block more than two days after it was brought down by an earthquake.
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A male leopard enters a school in the Indian city of Bangalore, injuring six people before being captured and released.
Turkish aid workers set up tents and distribute supplies for thousands of new Syrian refugees kept from entering Turkey at the border.
The UN Security Council strongly condemns North Korea's launch of a long-range rocket, saying it will soon adopt a sanctions resolution.
The Obamas lament the patchy wi-fi coverage in the White House during a TV interview.
Peyton Manning's Denver Broncos upset the Carolina Panthers 24-10 in Santa Clara to win their third Super Bowl.
Shopping centres in the Venezuelan capital, Caracas, say they will be halving their opening times to four hours a day.
One Chinese artist has found a novel way to help his parents get up to speed with apps and help them stay in touch.
Taiwanese officials are investigating possible "violations" in the building which collapsed in Saturday's quake, as the death toll reaches 34.
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