11:52pm South Korean prosecutors investigating a ferry disaster are to extend the detention of the ship's captain.
Russian state television has reported that five people have been killed near a Ukrainian checkpoint.
Iran says it has completed watering down and converting over 200kgs of enriched uranium.
Egyptian militant group, Ajnad Misr, has claimed responsibility for a blast that killed a police officer in Cairo.
The current search for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane could be completed within a week.
A "cold-blooded" killer's lack of remorse prompted an angry speech from a judge.
The agreement designed to pull Ukraine back from the brink of civil war was brought back from the brink over a cigarette break.
The bodies of the young men in the photographs are emaciated, their bones protruding.
Search teams recovered a 13th body from the snow and ice covering a dangerous climbing pass on Mount Everest.
The woman who will decide Oscar Pistorius' fate grew up during the cruellest years of apartheid.
A bottle of King George Tupou V's favourite wine is being used to support New Zealand's Labour Party.