A British woman understood to have gone to Thailand for cosmetic surgery has died in an operation, Thai officials say.
Several large Indian companies are developing their own mines in Australia, but environmentalists are concerned for the future of the Great Barrier Reef.
The release of Alvin Stardust's final album, his first in 30 years, is brought forward following his death.
Why is the UK being asked for more money?
The National Association of Head Teachers which represents 28,500 school leaders, has joined the Trades Union Congress.
The Queen's has sent her first tweet - sent through the @BritishMonarchy account - heralding the launch of a major new exhibition at London's Science Museum.
A 12-year-old boy and a 15-year-old girl are among 11 people arrested on suspicion of raping a woman at a flat in Liverpool.
The majority of people in Wales want to see their assembly take on more powers, says the leader of Plaid Cymru.
Canada's foreign minister tells the BBC there is no evidence so far that the man behind gun attacks in Ottawa was linked to Middle Eastern jihadists.
One of the suspects in the murder of American journalist Daniel Pearl, beheaded in 2002, is set free by an anti-terrorism court in Pakistan.
A horse farmer who forced a "terrified" vulnerable man to work unpaid for 13 years in "modern day slavery" is jailed for four-and-a-half years.
Surgeons in Australia say they have performed the first heart transplant using a "dead heart".
The Metropolitan Police is to pay more than £400,000 to a woman whose child was fathered by a man who she did not know was an undercover police officer.
Police investigate a trail of blood stretching more than a mile through the streets of Hull.
Female peace activists think the strike could force men to end armed conflict.
Tamasin Ford reports on the effects of rapidly rising house prices in Windhoek, Namibia.
A US doctor who returned to New York from Ebola-hit Guinea in West Africa becomes the first person to test positive for the virus in the city.
The 42-year-old son of an elderly couple killed in County Donegal is being questioned about their deaths.
Tunisian security forces storm a house in a Tunis suburb to end a stand-off with armed militants, killing six people, officials say.
The economy expanded at a slower pace in in the three months to 30 September following a 0.9% rise in the second quarter, the ONS said.