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 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.
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.
Was there ever a Trojan Horse, and was Alexander the Great really all that great? Classics professor Armand d'Angour examines 10 legends and their origins.