World headlines with summaries.
One person has been killed and more than 100 injured in violent clashes between nationalists and riot police outside Ukraine's parliament.
Bono has become the world's richest pop star after amassing nearly $US1.5 billion from Facebook shares, a British newspaper reports.
The Islamic State (IS) jihadist group has destroyed part of what's considered the most important temple at the ancient Syrian site of Palmyra, activists and witnesses say.
Legendary Nightmare on Elm Street director Wes Craven has died at the age of 76 after a battle with brain cancer.
With the migrant crisis deepening in Europe, open hostility has erupted over the numbers of people accepted by different countries.
A new ingredient developed by scientists in Scotland could mean that ice cream lovers can enjoy their treats longer before they melt.
Why were the deaths of a US journalist and cameraman given more media attention than 50 deaths off the coast of Libya? (COMMENTS)
Australian journalist Peter Greste says he's sickened and devastated that an Egyptian court has sentenced his two colleagues to three years in prison. (AUDIO, COMMENTS)
British neurologist Oliver Sacks - whose book Awakenings inspired the film of the same name - has died of cancer. (AUDIO)
Chinese authorities have punished 197 people for spreading rumours about stock market falls and the explosions in Tianjin, according to a state news agency.
Al Jazeera says it is shocked an Egyptian court has again found three of its journalists guilty of broadcasting "false news".
New Orleans is marking the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, paying tribute to its victims and to the southern US city's resilience in the face of disaster.
Raiding the fridge or downing glasses of water after a night of heavy drinking won't improve your sore head the next day, Dutch research suggests.
Tens of thousands of Malaysians are expected to protest for a second day in Kuala Lumpur, calling for PM Najib Razak to quit over a financial scandal.
Three severely dehydrated children are recovering in hospital in Austria after being rescued from a minivan containing 26 migrants, days after 71 bodies were found in another truck.
Legendary racehorse trainer Bart Cummings has died at his Australian home at the age of 87.
An historian says the Tongan government needs to change its approach to development if it is to safeguard the country's heritage.
Thai police hunting for those behind the deadly bomb blast in Bangkok two weeks ago say they have arrested a suspect.
Three al-Jazeera journalists convicted in Egypt of "spreading false news" have been sentenced to three years in prison at their retrial in Cairo.
The United Nations has said "much more is required" to prevent the deaths of migrants fleeing to Europe after hundreds were reported dead in recent days.