Lebanon's Health Minister warned 'there are probably more (victims) under the rubble".
"We are fighting wickedness in high places," said civil rights leader Al Sharpton in his eulogy at George Floyd's funeral.
He died months before he was to step down after 15 turbulent years as the country's leader.
Belgium is facing an unusual problem, our political editor Darren McCaffrey writes. It's being accused of being “too honest” and overestimating the country’s death toll.
Tributes have been paid on social media to the former French government minister, Patrick Devedjian, who has died of Covid-19 at the age of 75.
The murder of Escamilla, whose body was mutilated and part of it flushed into the sewer, has horrified Mexicans.
Higgins Clark started her professional career as a secretary and decided to write a novel after the death of her first husband. She went on to pen 56.
From Oxford to Nazareth and beyond, we look at the life of the writer and historian.
He was one of two people killed in a huge explosion at a chemical plant in north-east Spain on Tuesday.
Oman's culture minister Haitham bin Tariq has been sworn in as royal ruler after the death of his cousin Sultan Qaboos, who transformed his nation and became a vital mediator in a turbulent region.