More than 100 Iraqi civilians were killed by US air strike and blast in Mosul in March, US military confirms
US President Donald Trump pays tribute to the "beautiful lives" lost in Monday's bomb attack.
Soldiers had been ordered on to the streets of Brasilia as anti-government protests worsened.
The most senior US diplomat in the UK says media leaks are "reprehensible" and they will be stopped.
The outspoken housing secretary's linking of poverty to a "defeatist attitude" provokes outrage.
Singer burns skin-coloured outfit after criticism from religious figures.
A pocket holding 178 pills was strapped to the bird which was caught near the Iraq border - report.
US politicians should learn Russian from communist-era poems, a top Russian official says.
It's fair to say they did not have the time of their lives watching ABC's reprise of the 1987 film.
Musician Wuilly Arteaga receives offers to replace his instrument after it was broken in a protest.
Group finds a billion roubles in worthless banknotes at abandoned mine near Moscow.
The actress had received comments on social media saying she looked "too skinny" in a recent photo.
Chinese Go player Ke Jie has lost two games of Go to Google's artificial intelligence.
Uzma crossed the border into India after a court in Islamabad granted her request to leave.
Troops will guard government buildings in Brazil after violence at protests against President Temer.
The Tejas Express has begun running between Mumbai and the tourist state of Goa.
The wedge-tailed eagle sent the drone crashing to the ground at a farm in Western Australia.
The Montana candidate faces misdemeanour assault charge over a clash with a Guardian journalist.
Bikram Choudhury failed to pay $6.5m to his former lawyer in a sexual harassment case.
The test launch is a step towards sending small satellites into orbit for cheap on a frequent basis.
When the sun sets on Friday, thousands are tipped to line Sydney's harbour for stunning light shows.
The captain, who was not identified, collapsed after the ruling and was taken to hospital.
Theresa May is to "directly" address Donald Trump over latest intelligence leaks to the US media.
It's the first challenge to Beijing's claim to sovereignty over the waters since Trump took office.
Donald Trump is proposing the first, federal paid family leave law. How far does it go?
Nato leaders are playing down President Trump's first visit to the Brussels HQ
Flying between the West African capitals of Freetown and Banjul should take about an hour. But as the BBC's Umaru Fofana found out, it can be quicker and easier to fly via Morocco or even Belgium.
Pakistani officials investigate two incidents in which the drug was found on London-bound planes.
Last year Salama Ali uncovered a secret - that the al-Shabab militant group was seizing Kenyan woman and turning them into sex slaves.
Lenin Moreno promises to continue the left-wing policies of his predecessor Rafael Correa.
The New York Times publishes photos it says show the scene of the bomb attack.
Venezuela's top prosecutor says Juan Pablo Pernalete was hit in the chest by a tear gas canister.
The US president has previously criticised Nato members for not meeting spending targets.
House Republicans were excoriated for passing the bill before the Congressional Budget Office score.
Around 35,000 demonstrators took to the streets of the capital Brasilia angry at alleged corruption.
Reports say Mr Trump hopes to cut up to $1bn in US contributions to the $7.9bn global peacekeeping fund.
A former US treasury secretary says it is the "most egregious" mistake he has seen in four decades.
Antibiotics and vitamins helped the injured loggerhead sea turtle back to health in Marathon, in the Florida Keys.
The suspected suicide attack took place near a bus station in the Kampung Melayu area, police say.
The crashed European spacecraft Schiaparelli was ill-prepared for its attempt at landing on the surface of Mars, a report suggests.
People will be able to use it to report crimes, pay fines and get information in Arabic and English.
Billy Horschel's wife Brittany said her husband had been her rock during her battle with the disease.
A Der Spiegel journalist says he documented interior ministry troops abusing and killing detainees.
Richard Ferrand faces allegations in the press as the new government prepares an anti-corruption bill.
It joins new flags for Wales and England created after a campaign by Emojipedia and BBC Wales.
The tennis player has been appointed to the board of SurveyMonkey and pledged to fight for diversity.
"You know, time heals all wounds", Shaurn Thomas says as he leaves the Pennsylvania prison.
Unlike other Commonwealth countries, the nation has never had a treaty with its indigenous peoples.
A million tonnes of rock and dirt cover State Route 1, and officials do not know when it will reopen.
The BBC's Karen Allen asks whether the treason charges faced by Zambia's opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema are a sign that Zambia's reputation as a bastion of democracy is under threat.
Mrs Trump wore a veil to the Vatican - but what are the rules for a meeting with a pope?
"I always believed in him," said Judy O'Connor as she and her son celebrated their joint graduation.
A Spanish court confirms a 21-month sentence, but the Barcelona footballer is unlikely to go to prison.
A mission is under way to rescue about 200 people who fell from an overcrowded boat off Libya.
Islanders on tiny Pacific atoll may have helped themselves to burning boat's illicit cargo.
The children of a Portuguese centenarian say his new wife - for decades his maid - is after his money.
Father of two Serge Maestracci was at the Bataclan with friends on the night of the 2015 Paris attacks. He has this message of support for the people of Manchester.
Russian theatre director Alexander Burdonsky, who was born Alexander Stalin, dies of cancer aged 75.
A total of 10 climbers have died on the mountain so far this season.
People of Manchester talk of their shock and determination to unite together through their grief.
The US president is greeted by Pope Francis at the Vatican, on the third leg of his maiden overseas trip.
Singer-songwriter president Almazbek Atambayev releases guitar ballads to local acclaim.
The decision makes Taiwan the first place in Asia to recognise same-sex marriages.
Daniel Craig and Pierce Brosnan honour Sir Roger Moore after the actor's death at the age of 89.
Marc Kasowitz will represent the US president in a justice department inquiry, US media report.
Authorities in Indonesia's Aceh province are enforcing an ever stricter version of Sharia law.
The agency cites erosion of financial strength over the coming years for its re-assessment.
President Duterte's warning comes after soldiers clashed with militants in the southern Philippines.
The accident took place in Uttarakhand state as the victims were returning from a shrine.
This is the third leg of US President Donald Trump's first oversees trip since his inauguration.
Flamingos expend less energy standing on one leg than in a two-legged stance, scientists confirm.
Concertgoers return to venues as Simple Minds say cancelling their show would have felt "cowardly".
A long-awaited report into the city's deadly cafe siege in 2014 will be handed down on Wednesday.
As the political crisis in Venezuela deepens, more parents choose not to send their children to school.
Hundreds of delegates gather at Uluru to discuss formally recognising Australia's first inhabitants.
A charismatic young lawyer on the run from police is leading the charge against caste oppression.
Technology correspondent Rory Cellan-Jones swaps his smartphone for the retro Nokia 3310 for a day.
Mexico is the world's fourth largest car exporter, but could Donald Trump bring this to an end?
The victim's family said those pushing the report have "a transparent political agenda or are a sociopath".
Young Ariana Grande fans describe the panic inside the Manchester Arena when a bomb went off on Monday night.
President Duterte declares the measure on Mindanao island after a deadly clash with militants there.
There have been plenty of talking points from Donald Trump's first foreign trip: here are a few.
Real Madrid agree to pay a reported £38m for 16-year-old Flamengo forward Vinicius Junior, who joins them in 2019.
Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus chosen as new boss of the World Health Organization
Germany changes a "difficult" school English exam, said to include Prince Harry "mumbling".
President Trump will visit Europe this week, highlighting his own history of varied and contradictory views.
Pope Francis and President Trump hold their first meeting later today.
John Brennan says the Russians "brazenly interfered" in the US presidential election.
Officials accused a victim of provoking beatings by her husband, who attacked her on eight occasions.
The US president and other world leaders react to the Manchester Arena bomb.
Passengers in Omsk are wondering why a bus company is using hearses to transport passengers.
Yang Shuping's US university graduation address praising democracy had caused uproar in China.
India says the strikes are to stop Pakistan's army from helping militants cross the Kashmir border.
Turkey vetoes Nato's co-operation with Austria, blocking the alliance's partnership activities with 41 countries.
A gay couple have been publicly caned 83 times in the conservative Indonesian province of Aceh.
US President Donald Trump says the Manchester bombing is the work of "evil losers".
The object has not been identified but North Korea has flown drones over the border in the past.
Police say the gang used young women and could be behind a fifth of burglaries in Germany.
UN allegations that troops raped and killed Rohingya Muslims are all false, the military says.
Activists say one protester has been killed in Diraz, home of the Gulf state's leading Shia cleric.