The Podemos party in Spain is anti-austerity and pro-democracy.
An emergency is declared in several US states as a storm bringing hurricane-force winds and 90cm (36ins) of snow heads for the north-east.
Cocktail parties in care homes help people relive younger years
How a young survivor's drawings helped bring the Holocaust to life
Finding a new job after hanging up the tennis racquet
What does it take to join the wealthy elite?
Betsy Andreu accuses Lance Armstrong of talking to the BBC because he wants sympathy ahead of potentially costly legal action.
Syriza's election victory in Greece raises some difficult questions for the other countries using the currency and for the European institutions.
Water everywhere in Malawi and not a drop to drink
Menachem Bodner is one of many Holocaust survivors searching for relatives 70 years on.
The German woman who swapped home for a mountain cave
How to build the world's tallest lift
Lance Armstrong is unimpressed with Brian Cookson's start as UCI boss but is sorry today's riders must keep answering drugs questions.
Families with young children and poorer households have been worst affected by government changes to tax and benefits, according to a new report.
A UK government minister apologises after giving a watch to the mayor of Taipei, not realising it was a taboo act in Chinese culture.
Ten people have been killed and 13 injured at a military base in Spain, when a Greek fighter jet lost power and crashed into other aircraft parked on the ground.
Kurdish forces have driven Islamic State (IS) militants from of Kobane, officials say, ending a four-month battle for the northern Syrian town.
NATO has dismissed as "nonsense" claims by Vladimir Putin that NATO soldiers are fighting alongside Ukrainian government troops in Eastern Ukraine.
Survivors have returned to Auschwitz to remember those lost and to be reunited with fellow captives, 70 years after the camp was liberated.
Russia's credit rating is cut to junk by US ratings agency Standard and Poor's for the first time in a decade.