UN human rights chief Navi Pillay says Israel may have committed war crimes in the Gaza Strip, while also condemning Hamas rocket attacks.
More than 40 people were killed when a TransAsia Airways passenger plane crashed after making a failed emergency landing in Taiwan, local officials say.
The first bodies recovered from the MH17 crash in Ukraine are being flown to the Netherlands for identification. There was a simple ceremony to mark the victims' departure, as Richard Galpin reports.
From the first kiss to a scene of unsimulated sex followed by erotic asphyxiation, BBC Culture looks at films that flouted convention and courted scandal.
Sports cars from the UK have arrived at breakneck pace in the past year. BBC Autos takes a look at some of the most monstrous.