An Egyptian court has sentenced 230 people, including the prominent liberal activist Ahmed Douma, to life in prison for anti-government protests.
Retail giant Alibaba says it is using quadcopter drones to deliver tea to hundreds of its customers in China as part of a test.
Tesco's online banking operation has been hit by a computer fault, with customers unable to view their accounts.
Al-Jazeera journalist Peter Greste returns to the Australian city of Brisbane to be reunited with his family, after his release from an Egyptian prison.
A champion golfer accused of a £36,000 benefit fraud tells a court he never claimed anything he was not entitled to.
Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto orders a probe into purchases by him, his wife and the finance minister of houses from government contractors.
Police charge a 32-year-old man with the murder of Mohsin Bhatti, who was stabbed to death on a Belfast street last week.
West Ham are fined £71,000 by Fifa for breaching rules over the selection of striker Diafra Sakho but stay in the FA Cup.
Bangladesh's opposition leader, Khaleda Zia, has been charged with instigating an arson attack on a bus, which claimed the lives of seven people.
A dog that became a global news star after being abandoned at a Scottish train station with his belongings in a suitcase gets a new owner.
Chad's army says it has killed more than 200 militant Islamists and lost nine men during a battle to recapture a key town in north-eastern Nigeria.
The head of Brazil's state-run oil company Petrobras and five senior executives resign amid the fallout from a corruption scandal.
A man is arrested on suspicion of robbery after CCTV of an apparent carjack, which shows a woman being dragged alongside her own vehicle, is released.
A mother-of-six with an IQ of 70 should be sterilised for her own safety, the Court of Protection has ruled.
A mummified monk found preserved in Mongolia last week is baffling those who uncovered him, with senior Buddhists saying he is still alive.
Why are people's names so hard to remember - and how do we get ourselves out of a tight spot when we forget?
King Abdullah II lands in Jordan for crisis talks, cutting short a trip to the US after the killing of a Jordanian pilot by Islamic State militants.
Queen guitarist Brian May could stand as an independent MP at the general election, his spokesman says.
Controversial French comedian Dieudonne M'bala M'bala is to appear in court to face charges of condoning terrorism.
Stena Line scraps its fast ferry HSS Explorer service from Holyhead to Dun Laoghaire in Ireland.