The BBC's Head of TV refuses to make a formal apology over a Top Gear special filmed in Argentina, after demands from the country's ambassador to the UK.
High fashion isn't often inspired by environmental hazards, but as air pollution levels soared in Beijing on Tuesday, models at China Fashion Week walked the runway wearing designer respiratory face masks.
Myanmar's president holds rare roundtable talks with the opposition, military and ethnic groups, as the US calls for "credible" elections next year.
Labour's Alan Billings wins the by-election for the Police and Crime Commissioner for South Yorkshire, following the resignation of Shaun Wright.
Anti-corruption investigators in China confirm the finding of the equivalent of $33m in cash at an official's home - the biggest such haul to date.
Entertainer Rolf Harris loses the first round of a legal challenge against his conviction for indecent assaults.
Groom carrying bride falls on his face ... and hers. CNN's Jeanne Moos counts down the top five wedding fails.
Famed film director Roman Polanski, wanted in the United States for having sex with a minor in the 1970s, was questioned this week by Polish authorities but allowed to leave after the interview.
An explosion at a major bus station in Gombe state in north-eastern Nigeria kills at least four people and injures 32 people, police say.
YANGON - ASEAN leaders are to express concern over recent developments in the South China Sea and reaffirm th...
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We've seen interviews of Space Station astronauts and videos of their spacewalks, but what is daily life really like?
A major fire forces the evacuation of the French national radio building in Paris but there are no immediate reports of casualties.