One year on from the tragic accident that killed 16 Sherpas on Everest, the BBC's South Asia editor, Joanna Jolly, asks whether it's safe to go back to the mountain.
Australian police investigate a complaint of excessive force by one of the suspects detained in an anti-terror operation in Melbourne.
Are women with severe pregnancy sickness being failed?
The first opposition candidates in decades to stand in a Cuban election concede defeat at the second stage of the electoral process.
China has been busy hoovering up more and more overseas assets, but where and what is it buying?
As China's President Xi Jinping visits Pakistan the BBC's Shahzeb Jillani looks at plans for a massive "economic corridor" linking the two countries.
A US start-up is hoping to bring restaurant-quality food into kitchens - with a robot doing the cooking.
Meet the man airbrushing bread from history
The surreal world of Venezuelan shopping
A land remembered for famine is slowly turned green
It's nearly 15 years since UK phone numbers were given a shake-up, why were 20,000 kept unused?
The teenagers who raced bicycles on WW2 bomb sites
A selection of readers' photos of the wildfire that threatened hundreds of homes in Southern California over the weekend.
A new Star Wars spin-off movie will tell the story of how the Rebel Alliance stole plans to the infamous Death Star.
Starting pay for permanent jobs has seen its sharpest rise this year, according to a Bank of Scotland report.
Lewis Hamilton is demonstrating serenity and control, appearing to be operating on a level beyond everyone else.
A survey of 2,000 people with Parkinson's finds that more than half have experienced rudeness or hostility from the public.
Low inflation and stronger eurozone growth should help the UK economy expand 2.8% this year despite political uncertainty, says an EY Item Club report.
Jordanian entrepreneur Suleiman Bakhit produces superhero comic books for the Arab youth, to counter radical Islamist ideologies.
In a series looking at the challenges facing Europe, BBC News meets a Bulgarian IT entrepreneur.