Militants 'killed 600 prisoners'
Islamic State militants carried out a mass killing of hundreds of Iraqi prison inmates when they seized the country's second-largest city of Mosul in June, according to an international rights group.
Polanski questioned in Poland
Prosecutors in Poland have questioned film-maker Roman Polanski at the request of US prosecutors who are seeking his extradition on charges from 1977 of having sex with a minor.
Video: Volcano - Lava flow threatening...
Dozens of homes and other buildings on Hawaii's Big Island are under threat as the flow of lava from...
Video: US airstrike on Islamic State 'logistics base' in...
“Iraqi, Kurdish and coalition forces have targeted specific [Islamic State] tactical locations...
Video: Burying bodies - A day in the life of an Ebola 'death'...
As the Ebola crisis rages on we take a look at a day in the life of an Ebola worker who has...
Malala donates prize to Gaza school
Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai has donated 50,000 US dollars (£31,000) to rebuild a United Nations school in Gaza which was damaged during this summer's Israel-...
Protesters halt Burkina Faso vote
Protesters have stormed Burkina Faso's parliament, dragging furniture and computers on to the street and setting the main chamber ablaze, forcing the government to cancel a...
Villagers defy mudslide orders
Hundreds of desperate Sri Lankan villagers clawed through the wreckage of a deadly landslide, defying police orders after a senior disaster official said there was no chance of finding more survivors.
Ebola nurse takes bike ride
A US nurse who vowed to defy a quarantine order for health care workers who have treated Ebola patients has left her home again.
Bodies found where 3 Texans missing
Four bodies were found near the Mexican border city of Matamaros, close to where where three young Americans went missing more than two weeks ago.
Kurdish fighters arriving in Kobani
Ten Iraqi peshmerga fighters have entered the embattled Syrian border town of Kobani from Turkey, the first from a group of 150 Kurdish troops headed there, activists said.
Military jet crashes killing pilot
A military jet has crashed into a field near a naval base in Southern California, killing the pilot.
Police kill assassination suspect
Israeli police have shot and killed a Palestinian man suspected of trying to kill a hardline Jewish activist in Jerusalem, an incident that threatened to ignite simmering tensions in the city.
North Korean officials 'publicly executed for watching South Korean soap operas'
North Korea has reportedly publicly executed up at least 50 people this year, including several party officials for watching soap operas.
Canadian actor punched in face after 'Islamaphobia' experiment goes wrong in...
A social experiment that ended with an actor posing as an Islamaphobe getting punched in the face has shown that Canadians are prepared...
Isis in Syria: A general reveals the lack of communication with the US - and his...
Phones were ringing through the army headquarters in central Damascus and a veteran of Syria's 1982 war with Israel in Lebanon was...
Army troops 'in central Benghazi'
Libyan government troops have entered central Benghazi after nearly 10 days of fighting Islamic extremist militias, violence that killed dozens of people and forced hundreds of families to flee, military sources said.
Malala awarded 'Children's Nobel'
Children's rights activist and Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai has received the World's Children's Prize - from a global vote involving millions of youngsters.
SodaStream to close West Bank site
Israeli drink maker SodaStream International says its controversial factory in an Israeli settlement in the West Bank will be relocated next year to southern Israel.
250 missing in Sri Lanka mudslide
A mudslide triggered by monsoon rains has buried scores of workers' houses at a tea estate in central Sri Lanka, killing at least 10 people and leaving more than 250 missing, officials said.
Liberian Ebola cases 'declining'
The rate of new Ebola infections in Liberia appears to be declining and could represent a genuine trend, the World Health Organisation has said, while warning that the epidemic is far from over.
Fiat Chrysler to spin off Ferrari
Fiat Chrysler has announced plans to spin off sports car maker Ferrari into a separate company.
IS gunmen line up and kill 30 men
Islamic State militants have lined up 30 Sunni men in a town west of Baghdad and shot them dead, according to officials.
Woman who appeared in video highlighting street harassment in New York 'receives rape...
The actress who appeared in a video highlighting street harassment in New York City has received rape threats online, according to...
President visits mine disaster
Rescue workers desperately pumped water out of a coal mine in southern Turkey and anxious relatives huddled nearby after surging waters trapped 18 miners deep underground.
State 'aims to enforce quarantine'
The US state of Maine is working with health officials to seek legal authority to enforce the quarantine of a nurse who treated Ebola patients in Africa.
New Zealanders to vote on flag
New Zealanders will vote twice over the next two years on whether the country should change its flag, the government has said.
The National Bar
The Coach relaunches
Alibi, The Parlour, Groovy Train, The Eg
The Botanic Inn
The Cloth Ear - Autumn 2014
Northern Ireland Nightlife: Cuckoo - October 2014
The Limelight - Oct 2014
DJ Sneak and Felix da Housecat at Belfast's T13
Toga Party at The Fly, Belfast - Freshers Week 2014
Freshers Pub Crawl - Bar With No Name
Freshers Night at Ollies, Belfast - September 2014
Freshers' Night in The Fly
The National Bar - Sept 2014
Belsonic 2014 pictures: Imagine Dragons, Soul Sister Soul Revolution and The Whereabouts fans
Belsonic 2014 pictures: Queens of the Stone Age fans
Belsonic 2014 pictures: Chic and Nile Rodgers fans
Northern Ireland Nightlife: The Limelight, Belfast - August 2014
Northern Ireland Nightlife: The Dirty Onion, Belfast - August 2014
Vote: Who's Northern Ireland's greatest ever sports star?
WW1: Images of the horror, heroism, suffering and anguish
The Troubles gallery - IRA checkpoint, early 1970s
Reader pictures: Favourite Ulster beauty spots
Old school pictures: When Big Ian Paisley was little Ian
Belfast tackle shop stabbing: Man to stand trial over attempted murder new
A man is to stand trial...
Woolf role under renewed scrutiny new
Fiona Woolf faced fresh pressure about her role at...
Northern Ireland budget: DUP and Sinn Fein vote for budget deal new
The DUP and Sinn Fein...
Stevens: England can beat anyone new
Stuart Lancaster has England better prepared for World...
Hart calm about City 'stumble' new
Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart insists there is no need to panic about his...
Irvine seeks Samaras boost new
West Brom head coach Alan Irvine believes Georgios Samaras' Greece snub can...
Freedom award for Sir Ian McKellen new
Sir Ian McKellen has been given the freedom of the...
Robbie son named Charlton Valentine new
Robbie Williams has named his son Charlton Valentine and...
Mount Stewart's Festival of Light returns with a spooky night walk this Hallowe'en
Mount Stewart's Festival...