A Punjab National Bank branch in Mumbai has been shut by police investigating India's biggest loan fraud.
NBA basketball player JJ Redick apologises after online accusations of using a derogatory term.
Heavy rains brings down a pile of waste onto homes in Maputo - with more victims feared trapped.
Officials contradict earlier reports from local government that the wreckage had been found.
China's capital city is trialling a scheme that asks people to pay to ride up and down in lifts.
Home ownership among young people has plummeted. What protections do UK tenants have and what responsibilities do they face?
People wishing to take out ads naming political candidates will be sent a verification code in the post.
The Baltic state's anti-corruption agency suspects Ilmars Rimsevics of seeking a €100,000 bribe.
Nurses and firefighters are issued with bicycles in order to provide "more efficient" services.
The channel's managers deny the Islamist group's claim that it did not have a broadcasting licence.
State media reported that the plane had been found but an aviation spokesman could not confirm this.
Jewish, Muslim and Christian leaders condemned the move, calling it an attack on religious freedom.
Cargo ships are being turned away in New Zealand over fears for country's biosecurity.
The two women had their hair forcibly shaved off and were stripped naked and paraded through the village.
Grit and determination, as well as snakes and dragons, helped Maria Hatzistefanis become a business success.
The World Service launches online and social media in Igbo and Yoruba for audiences in Nigeria.