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Fifa is investigating the Hong Kong Football Association for a second incident where fans booed the national anthem during a match against China.
The first Pakistani female fighter pilot to die on operational service is laid to rest after a funeral at a Karachi air force base.
German police take legal action against theatre staff in the city of Mainz for disrupting an anti-foreigner rally by singing Beethoven's Ode to Joy.
Homeless photographers capture their lives
Drones and "smart" drum lines will be deployed to protect swimmers on New South Wales' north coast from shark attacks, the state government says.
Babies born in hospitals in England at the weekends have a "significantly" greater chance of dying than those born on weekdays, researchers say.
Toxic mud from the dam that collapsed in Brazil earlier this month destroyed a vast area of natural vegetation, the environment minister says.
The street art with a message of hope
What happens on social media if you say you don't want kids?
The Alaskan fishing village taking on 'Godzilla'
Starting new businesses after the Soviet Union fell
A Russian marine is killed on a mission to rescue from rebels the crew of a jet downed by Turkey near the Syrian border, as Nato states join ranks.
Tennis doubles No. 1 Sania Mirza is one of India's highest earning athletes.
Western Australia police arrest a naked man accused of rifling through a car and stealing a hamburger.
A terminally ill teenage boy from Pakistan has been flown to the UK to fulfil his dying wish to meet the Nobel Peace Prize winner, Malala Yousafzai.
Nour, not her real name, escaped Raqqa some weeks ago and is now a refugee in Europe, where she met up with the BBC.
Why so many European universities are joining forces
US officials release dashboard camera video showing a white policeman shooting a black teenager last year in Chicago as a murder charge is brought.
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho and Diego Costa had "a few kisses and cuddles" after an argument during the win at Maccabi Tel Aviv.
Inventing technology to help conservation