A critical UN conference aimed at agreeing a new global approach to climate change is set to open in Paris with 147 world leaders in attendance.
US President Barack Obama, in Paris for the UN climate talks, visits the Bataclan theatre to pay his respects to those killed there.
Great Britain win their first Davis Cup since 1936 after Andy Murray beat Belgium's David Goffin for an unassailable lead.
Turkey and European leaders have struck a deal to try to control the flow of migrants and refugees to Europe.
Colorado's state governor urges both sides of the US abortion debate to "tone down the rhetoric", following Friday's family planning clinic attack.
Israel suspends diplomatic contact with EU officials involved in the Middle East peace process, after a row over EU moves to label West Bank settlement goods.
Residents of the German city of Hamburg vote against hosting the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games in a referendum.
Pope Francis uses a Mass in the war-torn Central African Republic to call on fighting factions to "arm themselves with justice" instead.
Turkey flies the body of the Russian pilot killed after his plane was downed on the Syrian border to Ankara, to be met by Russian diplomats.
Global leaders are to gather for a UN global warming summit in Paris, with the shadow cast by the recent attacks expected to boost chances of a deal.
Iran overhauls the way in which it offers contracts to foreign energy companies in a bid to attract up to $30bn of new investment.
Republican presidential candidate Chris Christie receives the endorsement of an influential paper in New Hampshire ahead of the Republican primary there.
Hundreds of thousands of people have been marching worldwide to demand action to stop climate change.
Pope Francis calls for peace and reconciliation in the deeply divided Central African Republic, on the latest leg of his African tour.
A new radiation scanner has been developed for babies in order to reassure Fukushima families affected by the March 2011 earthquake and tsunami.
The BBC's Olga Ivshina reports from Antalya on how Russians there feel about Russia sanctions against Turkey.
Hundreds gather in Mexico to attempt a new world record for the number of people dressed as the Beatles.
Prince Harry lost his seating from a polo pony as he played in a fundraising match in South Africa.
The Queen has joked that she was made to feel old by the new Canadian Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, after he spoke of her historic visits to Canada.
Three people in Connecticut have a narrow escape after a car careens out of control and smashes into the vehicle next to them.
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BBC Middle East correspondent Jim Muir says a rash of attacks by militants has intensified the impetus by outside players to find a way to end the war in Syria.
How typical was President Putin's fury at Turkey over the downing of a Russian jet? BBC Monitoring examines his crisis responses.
Kensington Palace releases two new photographs of Princess Charlotte taken by her mother, the Duchess of Cambridge.
More than 600 artworks critiquing corporate sponsors of the UN climate summit are installed in advertising spaces across Paris on the eve of the talks.
The International Monetary Fund is expected to announce on Monday that China's currency, the yuan, will join the fund's select group of international reserve currencies.
Asian shares trade mostly lower with positive economic data from Japan failing to inspire investors about growth in the world's third largest economy.
Vtech, a company which specialises in electronic toys and educational material for children, confirmed that it has been hacked.
Li-fi, a faster way to deliver internet access, has been tested in a real-life, working office in Tallinn, Estonia.
Neneh Cherry's daughter, an unsigned rapper and a former backing singer for Pulp all make the longlist for BBC Music's Sound Of 2016.
Selma director Ava DuVernay has welcomed an apology by film-makers accused of "whitewashing" forthcoming adventure movie Gods of Egypt.
A study finds that tarantulas evolved almost exactly the same shade of vibrant blue at least eight separate times.
Authorities in the Chinese capital Beijing issue their highest smog alert so far this year after pollution readings reach 17 times safe levels.
The Brazilian health ministry confirms a link between a mosquito-borne virus from Africa, Zika Fever, and a high incidence of birth defects.
A 15-year-old boy has died of Ebola in Liberia less than three months after the country was declared free of the virus, health officials tell the BBC.
Andy Murray says securing Britain's first Davis Cup for 79 years is a more emotional experience than winning Grand Slams or the Olympics.
New world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury says he will never fight David Haye after the latter cancelled their fights in the past.
A children's newspaper in France is devoting Tuesday's pages to its young Muslim readers.
Even after years of study and investigation there's still disagreement over what causes paedophiles to be the way they are.
Counting is under way in Burkina Faso where voters have been electing a new president and parliament after a year of political turmoil.
Three people have been killed in a rocket attack on a UN peacekeepers' base in northern Mali, the UN says.
A public memorial for New Zealand rugby great Jonah Lomu, who died earlier this month at 40, has been held at Auckland's Eden Park stadium.
Fears grow for two Australian surfers travelling through Mexico who have been missing since 20 November.
Hundreds of thousands of people take part in protests worldwide to demand action to stop climate change but violence mars a demonstration in Paris.
Thousands mourn the death of a prominent pro-Kurdish lawyer, who was shot dead in Turkey's south-eastern city of Diyarbakir on Saturday.
Biologists in Colombia say a drought has forced two hippopotamuses into a town in search of food.
The Brazilian government says it will sue mining company Samarco $5.2bn for the environmental damage caused when a waste water dam collapsed.
A booby-trapped mass grave feared to hold more than 100 bodies is found near Sinjar, northern Iraq, after the town was freed from IS fighters.
Four policemen have been killed in a drive-by shooting at a security checkpoint south of Cairo, Egyptian officials say.
Adele's comeback album - 25 - has sold a record-breaking 3.38 million copies in its first week on sale in the US, according to Nielsen Music.
Republican presidential contender Donald Trump denies mocking a disabled reporter during a campaign address this week.
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