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The execution of the first woman in Georgia in 70 years is postponed because the drug that was to be used appeared "cloudy", US officials say.
The Duke of Cambridge will promote British innovation as he continues his tour of China with visits to a festival, a school and a film museum.
Ukrainian, Russian, French and German leaders agree to send observers to areas of Ukraine where truce violations are reported, Kiev says.
Police investigating the disappearance of Bristol teenager Becky Watts continue to question two people, arrested on suspicion of murder.
Senior public officials who fail to protect children from sexual exploitation would face up to five years in jail under proposals being considered by ministers.
A mother’s struggle to rebuild her life after Ebola
Australia is to more than double its contingent of troops training local forces in Iraq, Prime Minister Tony Abbott says.
Barack Obama says Iran should freeze nuclear activity for 10 years, as Israel's prime minister is set to address US Congress on the issue.
The 50-year fight to recover paintings looted by the Nazis
A pastor from a Canadian church has failed to return from a humanitarian visit to North Korea, an official from his church says.
Shares in Asia were mostly higher on Monday, following the US, where both the Dow Jones and the S&P 500 closed at all-time highs.
The Sikh boy called a 'terrorist' by his classmates
EU showing the strain as problems pile up
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's speech to Congress is a strategic moment for Tehran, says the BBC's Jonathan Marcus.
Thomas Fessy looks at whether the regional task force has a fighting chance against Nigeria's Boko Haram militant group.
A mechanic, a merchant and an artist tell of struggle in Yemen
The founder member of al-Qaeda who worked for MI6
Delhi bus rapist says victim shouldn't have fought back
Venezuela orders the United States to cut more than 80 staff from its diplomatic mission in the next two weeks.