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2017 was second-warmest year on record - UN
The last three years were the hottest on record, according to a new UN report, and 2017 was the second-warmest ever.
Turkey uses two cranes to lift stricken plane from cliff edge
Engineers in Turkey are lifting off a plane from the shore of the Black Sea, where it is lodged in a dangerous position after falling off the runway.
Drone rescues teen swimmers stranded in sea in Australia
Two swimmers have been saved by a drone after getting stranded in powerful surf off the coast of Australia.
Ban on Bollywood film Padmaavat lifted despite beheading threat against actress
India's supreme court has overturned a ban imposed by several states on the release of a controversial Bollywood film about a mythical Hindu queen.
Evian to use 100% recycled plastic bottles by 2025
Drinks firm Evian has announced all its bottles will be made of 100% recycled plastic by 2025.
Thousands flee as Syria violence intensifies
The Syrian government's fresh assault on the last rebel stronghold in the country has sparked another mass movement of people, with tens of thousands fleeing the fighting.
North and South Korea's joint Olympic team to march under one flag
North and South Korea will march under one flag as their first joint Olympic team competes in the winter games next month.
What are the unintended consequences of Trump's 'fake news' war?
Let's begin with a fact. Not an alternative fact. Just a plain fact. There has never been a president quite like Donald Trump.
Palestinian slap video teen Ahed Tamimi to remain in custody until trial
A military judge has ruled that a Palestinian teenager who was filmed slapping two Israeli soldiers will be held in custody until her trial.
Zainab Ansari: 'Prime suspect' arrested after girl raped and murdered
Pakistani authorities have arrested a man in connection with the rape and murder of a six-year-old girl, whose death sparked nationwide protests.