Lt Col Isaac Zida, one of the Burkina Faso army officers who took power when President Blaise Compaore was ousted, is appointed transitional PM.
Controversial US "pick-up artist" Julien Blanc is barred from entering the UK by the Home Office following an online petition.
Worshippers return to the synagogue which on Tuesday was the scene of the deadliest mass killing seen in Jerusalem for years.
Nearly half of all Liberians who were employed when the Ebola outbreak began are no longer working, a survey by the World Bank has found.
Bath fly-half George Ford will make his first international start as England make five changes for the visit of Samoa.
Two men narrowly avoid being hit by a light aircraft as it crashes into a bungalow on a farm in Lincolnshire.
A flu vaccination programme in Lancashire has been criticised by some Muslim groups during the latest stage in its roll-out, in Lancashire.
U2 frontman Bono broke his humerus and fractured his eye socket and left shoulder blade in his recent bicycle accident, the New York hospital that treated him reveals.
A hotel that "fined" a couple £100 who described it as a "rotten, stinking hovel" will refund the money.
Nigel Farage rejects claims UKIP backs removing existing EU migrants if the UK exits the EU, saying it backs the "rule of law and British justice".
An inquest is to be held after a toddler died in a suspected accident involving his high chair.
The Yes campaign lost the referendum, but support for the SNP is still growing in Scotland. Laura Kuenssberg looks at the potential consequences for Labour.
Indian police arrest a controversial guru a day after deadly battles with his supporters left at least six people dead.
Police are looking into claims sexual offences were carried out at the national school for deaf children.
The newly elected first minister of Scotland, Nicola Sturgeon, pledges to deliver greater opportunities for women.
A Dutch mother arrives with her daughter in the Netherlands, after travelling to Syria to bring her back from the Islamic State stronghold of Raqqa.
The much-loved British actress Barbara Windsor will be awarded an honorary doctorate on 20 November by the University of East London.
The bodies of Honduran beauty queen Maria Jose Alvarado, 19, and her sister are found nearly a week after the two women vanished on a night out.
An anti-abortion protester is convicted of harassing a Marie Stopes clinic director at her Belfast city centre offices.
UKIP's rise has been fuelled by two crucial factors - their claim to "tell it like it is" and their insistence that their views are not extreme. First on the NHS and now on immigration both claims are being challenged.