Plan for new 'Islamic' cash fuels panic in IS-run Mosul
Bowler Sean Abbott is 'holding up well' after batsman Phillip Hughes's death, despite fears he may not play cricket again.
Malaysia Airlines' third quarter earnings are due later on Thursday - the last before it is taken over by a state investment fund.
Saving Kenya's children born of incest from a death sentence
A mother's decision to leave Whatsapp chat group goes viral
Did Korea encourage prostitutes near US military bases?
Finding bounty in the depths of Davy Jones's locker
The rubbish collector left on the scrap heap as his city cleans up
Wal-Mart workers revolt against US shopping day
Canicross is a kind of cross-country running with dogs. Runners attach themselves via a harness and bungee-cord to their canine friends - and then race.
The BBC has been allowed inside London's Olympic Stadium to film the construction of the arena's new roof.
When a sand dune in Tunisia threatened to swallow up Mos Espa - the childhood home of Darth Vader - Star Wars fans teamed up with tourist chiefs to take action.
A continuing teacher recruitment shortage may prompt schools to look abroad for new teachers, experts say.
The seven best metaphors for the economy
New ways to stop your smartphone running out of battery
A report from the UK parliament says Facebook, Twitter and other social networking firms need to make their terms and conditions clearer.
Too few toddlers and young children are having the seasonal flu vaccine, the chief medical officer for England warns.
The novelist, PD James, one of the most respected British crime writers, has died at the age of 94.
Tottenham reach the Europa League knockout stage by beating Partizan Belgrade in a game interrupted by pitch intruders.
Mexico's president announces plans for a massive overhaul of police, in the wake of the disappearance of 43 students in September.