Ireland should recover up to €13bn (£11bn) from Apple in back taxes, the European Commission rules, but both parties say they will appeal.
The chief executive of troubled Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust, Katrina Percy, resigns over "media attention".
Prime Minister Manuel Valls angers political rivals by invoking the symbol of the French republic, Marianne, in the row over "burkini" beach bans.
England captain and record goalscorer Wayne Rooney will retire from international football after the 2018 World Cup in Russia.
Theresa May is being urged to "claw back" money paid to some of David Cameron's former advisers after it was reported that they were given pay rises of up to 24% last year.
The mother of a little girl who was kidnapped from a Primark store says she forgives the two teenagers who took her.
Actor and director Mel Brooks leads an outpouring of tributes from entertainment figures to actor Gene Wilder, who has died aged 83.
A "selfless" backpacker who was injured trying to save another traveller as she was stabbed to death in Australia has died, police say.
Twins Rosie and Ruby Formosa, who were born conjoined and had an operation to separate them, are preparing to start school.
About 6,500 migrants are rescued in a series of 40 co-ordinated operations off the coast of Libya, the Italian coast guard says.
More than 27,000 people suspected of illegally entering the UK have been arrested over the past three years, official figures obtained by the BBC show.
The annual event sees police make 440 arrests and four people wounded in suspected stabbings.
The BBC's Nick Higham looks back at the career of actor Gene Wilder, who has died at the age of 83.
One of Australia's best-known landmarks, Uluru, has been filmed from a new perspective.
Red Hot Chili Peppers' bassist Flea says meeting Koko the gorilla was an experience he will never forget.
Laura Lanuza, from charity Proactiva Open Arms, describes the scene as thousands of migrants were rescued from boats near the Libyan coast.
Thirteen years after it ended Cold Feet is back for a new series. Colin Paterson has been talking to the cast and creator about it.
South Africa has the highest reported rate of babies born with foetal alcohol syndrome - Nomsa Maseko reports from the Western Cape.
Nobel Prize winner Joseph Stiglitz praises the EU on Apple's tax bill
At least 60 people are now known to have been killed in Yemen by a suicide bomber, who drove a car into a military building in the city of Aden.
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Nepal imposes a 10-year mountaineering ban on two climbers who claimed to be the first Indian couple to have climbed Everest, officials say.
Is the real reason Taylor Swift wasn't at the MTV Video Music Awards because she was called up for jury duty in Nashville?
While covering a Donald Trump rally, BBC reporter Rajini Vaidyanathan received a barrage of online abuse, some of it racist. Here she explains what happened, and how it sheds light on an ugly side to the US Presidential race.
Suspended Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff's decision to defend herself may have been about making a grand exit, writes BBC Brasil's Julia Carneiro.
Germany's economy minister claims that talks about the TTIP trade deal have failed highlight the uphill battle that negotiators are facing.
Wild-eyed star who became one of Hollywood's top comedy talents.
Scientists investigating whether we have entered a new geological age are seeking a suitable "spike" in the environmental record that betrays significant human influence.
Your questions answered on the impeachment proceedings against Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff.
As American Football player Colin Kaepernick attracts criticism for refusing to stand for the US national anthem, what is the etiquette surrounding playing the national anthem and displaying the flag?
Militants of so-called Islamic State are on the verge of being ousted completely from their stronghold in Libya’s central coastal city of Sirte.
A UK "showdown" with France over asylum proposals, the death of "Willy Wonka" star Gene Wilder and a health warning over vaping feature in the papers.
Scores of historic sites in Bagan - some there since the 10th Century - were badly damaged by the 6.8-magnitude earthquake that struck central Myanmar on Wednesday.
A selection of the best photos from across Africa this week.
Amateur rocket enthusiasts have gathered in Scotland to mark 30 years of aiming for the skies.
Aerial shots reveal the devastation in Amatrice following Wednesday's earthquake which killed at least 247 people in central Italy.
Images from before and after an earthquake struck central Italy show the huge scale of the disaster.
Lee Westwood, Martin Kaymer & Thomas Pieters are selected as Europe's wildcards by Ryder Cup captain Darren Clarke.
Arsenal are willing to let England midfielder Jack Wilshere go out on loan to get first-team football.
Travellers fled Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) on Sunday in the latest case of panic at US airports. Are people getting jumpier about attacks?
The Paralympics start on 7 September. Here are 10 things you should know ahead of the Games.
The tenants placed miles away from home by councils looking for lower-cost social housing solutions.
Can an algorithm turn you into an efficient sock-sorting machine?
Thirty years ago, India discovered the dreaded HIV virus had reached its shores when blood samples from six sex workers tested positive.
After a year of asking CEOs to reveal their advice for success, BBC News looks at the role of gender in business mentoring.
The latest assistive technologies are enabling people with disabilities to be more active and compete at the highest level.
Street skills are being translated into use in the corporate world with the help of a course teaching "the legal hustle".
Uganda's government is being accused of caring more about gorilla tourism than Batwa pygmies, write Tommy Trenchard and Aurelie Marrier d'Unienville.
Joining the crowds for the Grand Finale parade during the 50th anniversary of the Notting Hill Carnival.