EU foreign ministers are due to meet in the Latvian capital Riga with the crisis in Ukraine expected to dominate the agenda.
A mother and her lover are jailed for the manslaughter of her eight-year-old daughter, Ayesha Ali, in east London.
County Down man Leslie Ross is to stand trial for the murders of two women, Michelle Bickerstaff and Margaret Weise.
Paul Scholes rejects the chance to become Oldham Athletic manager, but believes the position will be his in the future.
Chic's Nile Rodgers says Miley Cyrus, Elton John, Chaka Khan and Janelle Monae will all feature on a track he's written for the band's first album in 23 years.
Pakistani authorities rename 107 schools in honour of the victims of last year's massacre of children and teachers at a school in Peshawar.
Ireland's John Mooney says his self-designed, customised helmet can prevent injuries like the one that killed Phillip Hughes.
The BBC's Tom Burridge visits a factory in Donetsk where rebels say they are repairing tanks seized from the Ukrainian military.
West Ham's Carlton Cole accepts a Football Association charge for making abusive comments on Twitter.
Neil Patrick Harris has said he doubts he will ever present the Oscars again, following on from his much-criticised hosting of the event this year.
The UK's National Crime Agency (NCA) has mounted a "strike week" against suspected hackers resulting in 56 arrests.
Actress Jenna Coleman planned to quit Doctor Who at the end of series eight, writer Steven Moffat confirms.
Vodafone is introducing a worldwide maternity policy, offering significantly better terms than the statutory minimum in the countries where it operates.
Arsenal defender Gabriel has been ruled out for two to three weeks with a hamstring problem.
A Labour government would guarantee free TV licences and bus passes for pensioners and protect the value of the state pension, Ed Miliband is to say.
Captive Ukraine pilot defiant in Moscow jail
A man is arrested after a stolen car crashed into several vehicles during rush hour on an M1 onslip near Sprucefield.
Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny is released from prison after serving a 15-day sentence for handing out leaflets to promote a protest rally.
Stewards and safety officers are being briefed on how to tackle sexist abuse in football stadiums as part of a campaign.
An 11-year-old boy who dressed as a character from Fifty Shades of Grey was excluded from his school's World Book Day celebrations, says his mother.