Thousands march in Tunis over the Bardo Museum terror attack, as authorities say that one of the raid's leaders has been killed.
Five days after the crash of Germanwings flight 4U 9525 in the French Alps, investigators say they have isolated 78 distinct DNA strands.
The work and pensions secretary says the Conservatives are not keeping plans for £12bn of benefit cuts secret - saying no final decisions have been made.
All babies in the UK will soon have a potentially life-saving vaccine against meningitis B after a deal with drug manufacturers, the health secretary says.
The parents of a five-year-old rape victim call for a new police investigation into her case.
French ex-President Nicolas Sarkozy's Conservative UMP and its allies make major gains in the final round of local elections, exit polls suggest.
Arab League countries meeting in Egypt agree to create a joint Arab military force amid a crisis in Yemen and regional jihadist threats.
Six world powers and Iran intensify talks in Lausanne, as a deadline to reach a deal on Tehran's nuclear programme looms.
A Labour majority in the general election would be "difficult but doable", the party's election co-ordinator Douglas Alexander says.
The SNP will support the introduction of a 50p top rate of income tax across the UK after the general election, the party's conference is told.
Leaving the European Union would be an act of economic "self harm" and could risk the UK recovery, Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg says.
Kyle Lafferty continues his hot goalscoring streak as Northern Ireland beat Finland to boost their chances of making Euro 2016.
BBC Africa's Piers Edwards considers whether the new work permit rules for foreign players in England is all bad news for Africa.
A look at the challenges facing pollsters during the 2015 general election.
The BBC looks at some of the ways the city-state of Singapore and its people have paid tribute to founding father Lee Kuan Yew.
It has been an eventful day for Nigeria, as the country votes in long-awaited presidential elections. BBC Africa looks back at the day's key developments.
1D performed for the first time since Zayn Malik announced he was leaving the group, at a gig in South Africa.
Jess Glynne tops the UK singles chart for the first time as a solo artist with her track Hold My Hand.
Captain Michael Clarke dedicates Australia's fifth World Cup title to his former team-mate Phillip Hughes.
Sebastian Vettel's Malaysian Grand Prix win ignites the prospect of a potential challenge to Mercedes' dominance.
Steven Fletcher scores Scotland's first hat-trick for 46 years as they record an emphatic 6-1 victory over Gibraltar.
London Welsh are relegated from the Premiership as Bath score five tries to climb to third in the table.
Italian legend Valentino Rossi wins the opening race of the 2015 MotoGP season in a thrilling finish in Qatar.
Greece's creditors are studying new reform plans put forward by Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras' government in a bid to secure further bailout funds.
US consumer electronics chain Best Buy is closing its Canadian subsidiary, Future Shop, and converting 65 of its 131 stores into Best Buy outlets.
The general election campaign is officially under way - here are 10 ways in which it will be different from last time.
The Conservatives will have to choose a new leader before the end of the next Parliament if David Cameron wins a second term as PM, Iain Duncan Smith says.
All hospitals in England will provide "a truly seven-day NHS" by 2020 under a future Conservative government, David Cameron says.
A UK military medic has been discharged from hospital in London after being declared free of Ebola. Cpl Anna Cross was the first person in the world to be given the experimental drug MIL 77.
More children have mental health problems than two years ago, according to a union's survey of education staff.