Number of people killed by Ebola rises above 5,000 in worst-ever outbreak of the virus, the World Health Organization says.
A former associate of undercover reporter Mazher Mahmood - the 'Fake Sheikh' - tells the BBC's Panorama programme how they created newspaper stories to target celebrities unfairly.
A BBC investigation has found that undercover reporter Mazher Mahmood - the Fake Sheikh - entrapped victims to create crimes.
Frigid temperatures and snow have expanded into Ontario and Quebec as a wave of cold air moves east.
Singer Dave Berry has resigned as a patron of Sheffield United, saying he wanted to make a 'moral stand' after convicted rapist Ched Evans was allowed to train at the club.
Nearly four years after starting with peaceful protests, Syria's conflict continues with no end in sight.
Ahead of the Asean summit, US President Barack Obama told Myanmar magazine Irrawaddy that "there has been a slowdown in reforms" in the country.
The grandmother of an eight-year-old boy killed in a road incident describes the scene as "pure carnage."
Ross McEwan goes public to account for the sector’s failings.
European robot probe Philae has made the first, historic landing on a comet, scientists say, after descending from its mothership.
A man in Colorado is freed by fire fighters after getting stuck in a shop's cavity wall for three days.
The career of actor Warren Clarke in film and TV drama
Three police forces are to be investigated by the Independent Police Complaints Commission for their alleged failure to act on child abuse images.
A man killed his 25-stone father then carefully dismembered his corpse and "packaged" the body parts in plastic storage boxes, a court hears.
Scotland's incoming first minister says the Scottish Parliament should have the power to call any future independence referendum.
The Irish parliament (Dail) is debating allegations of sexual abuse by members of the republican movement arising from the Maíria Cahill case.
Tomas Berdych beats out-of-sorts US Open champion Marin Cilic 6-3 6-1 at the World Tour Finals in London.
The world's first public solar cycle lane has opened in the Netherlands.
A man has been arrested and cautioned for giving a Nazi salute at a remembrance parade in Wrexham.
Colombia's largest left-wing rebel group, the Farc, says it is sorry for killing two members of the Nasa indigenous group last week.