Estonians are choosing a new government, in an election dominated by concerns over Russian action in Ukraine.
Tougher laws to tackle drug driving come into force across England and Wales on Monday - with new limits on eight illegal and eight prescription drugs.
England slip to a third crushing defeat in four World Cup games as Sri Lanka chase 310 to win by nine wickets.
The city of Rio de Janeiro is celebrating its 450th anniversary on Sunday with a series of events.
Services on the East Coast rail route between London and Scotland return to private hands after more than five years in the public sector.
Election candidates are "riding for a fall" if they do not state whether they plan to have a second job if elected to Parliament, an adviser says.
Police in Brazil arrest an American man suspected of sexually assaulting young women while running a religious group in the US state of Minnesota.
The extremist known as "Jihadi John" had suicidal thoughts after feeling harassed by MI5, according to email exchanges with a journalist.
Some websites offering treatment for gonorrhoea are putting patients at risk by failing to follow national guidelines, BBC 5 Live Investigates finds.
Police in Nepal have clashed with demonstrators angry at plans for a new constitution that they say is not democratic enough.
Letters written by a World War One soldier to his family are being posted online exactly 100 years after each one was written.
Uruguay's departing leader, Jose Mujica, has acquired almost celebrity status, not just for his political achievements, but also for his humble lifestyle, writes the BBC's Wyre Davies.
How St David's Day is marked in one community far from Wales
Tyson Fury easily beats Christian Hammer and turns his attention to Wladimir Klitschko and a world title showdown.
Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi, one of the main suspects behind the 2008 Mumbai attacks, is allowed unfettered access to internet and visitors from jail.
One man's memory of a brutal battle in the Pacific
Photographing the black British experience
A wind farm development near the village of Lesmahagow in South Lanarkshire receives more than £8m in funding.
What the real Sound of Music family say about themselves
Why Iceland banned beer right up until 1989