Security officials in Ukraine say the Malaysia Airlines jet downed in eastern Ukraine suffered an explosive loss of pressure caused by missile shrapnel.
A second fuel tank at Libya's biggest fuel storage facility is in flames as the government requests international assistance to contain the huge blaze.
A four-week strike in South Africa's steel and engineering industries has come to an end after the country's biggest trade union sealed a deal with employers.
Ian Bell stars with a superb 167 as England take control of the third Test against India on day two, declaring on 569-7.
One person has been killed and at least eight others taken to hospital in Los Angeles after being hit by lightning on Venice Beach.
BBC Culture picks nine top films coming out next month, including a thriller starring Kirsten Dunst and the Sin City sequel.
Driving dangerously, faking injuries and falling off buildings are all part of the day job for Bobby Holland Hanton.
This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.