More than 1,000 lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender Cubans march through the streets of Havana to call for the legalisation of same-sex marriage.
The fallout from the election provides a focus, with stories about Tony Blair's advice for Labour, SNP and backbench demands on David Cameron, and an anti-austerity protest in Westminster.
The winner of the first BBC Young Dancer 2015 competition has been announced.
What drives a man to make the 'most abhorrent film possible'?
Rihanna's meme-inducing gown - and more trends of the week
The hitchhiking snakes that sneak under the bonnet
Turning disaster into preparation
The men from Ghana who pretend to be women online
Colombia to halt use of controversial herbicide glyphosate in a US-sponsored coca eradication programmes because of health concerns.
David Cameron is set to make Michael Gove the justice secretary and Chris Grayling leader of the Commons in his new Conservative government.
Moscow celebrates the World War Two victory anniversary with a grand concert and fireworks in the evening.
General Kenan Evren, the leader of Turkey's 1980 military coup and then president of the country, has died at the age of 97.
Seventeen people have been arrested in an unplanned protest outside Downing Street following the Conservatives' election victory, the Met police say.
Ex-England captain Alec Stewart says the ECB should "hang their heads in shame" over the sacking of coach Peter Moores.
Burnley down, "disaster" for Hull, but hope for others after another thrilling day in the Premier League's "edgy" relegation battle.
A Chinese company has paid for 6,400 of its employees to go on holiday to France for four days.
Thousands of fans turn up to watch Olympic champion Jessica Ennis-Hill make her comeback after nearly two years out.
Civilians in the north of Yemen are struggling to flee stepped up air strikes by the Saudi-led coalition targeting Houthi rebels, aid agencies say.
Pedro scores a fantastic bicycle kick as Barcelona beat David Moyes's Real Sociedad to move to within one win of the title.
Two foreign envoys who survived the helicopter crash spoke to the BBC about the fatal incident.