Thousands fleeing Venezuela's economic crisis are blocked as they try to cross from Colombia.
A study shows higher risk of fatal lung disease in adults exposed to cigarette smoke in childhood.
Salih Khater will appear in court charged with the attempted murder of pedestrians and police.
The 6.3 magnitude tremor comes just two weeks after an earthquake that killed more than 460 people.
New laws mean websites can be blocked if deemed a security threat, but critics say they crush dissent.
As southern India braces for more rain, BBC reporters in Kerala see the devastating impact of floods.
The intensive care specialists joke that they have taken drastic measures to get Christmas off work.
The Bollywood superstar and the US singer hold a private traditional engagement ceremony in Mumbai.
Multi-millionaire tycoon says he donated because "we have a genuine chance to turn this around".
Cristiano Ronaldo makes a winning start to his Juventus career as they come from behind to beat Chievo 3-2 in a dramatic Serie A opener.
Leaders honour Kofi Annan, the first black African to become UN secretary-general, who died aged 80.
Russia's president dances with his host during a controversial stopover on his way to Germany.
A state funeral was held for 18 of those who died in a bridge collapse that killed 42 people.
The leader of the Utah-based church says God told him people should stick to its official name.
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