Revered Italian director Franco Zeffirelli, famed for a film adaptation of Romeo and Juliet and for staging extravagant opera productions, has died aged 96.
Police will not take action against Jo Brand after she made a joke about throwing battery acid at politicians.
The only known recording of the iconic Mexican artist Frida Kahlo may have been found by researchers.
The Chase star Paul Sinha has revealed he has Parkinson's disease at the age of 49.
More homes in Lincolnshire are being evacuated after a river burst its banks following heavy rain which has battered the UK this week.
Donald Trump has branded London mayor Sadiq Khan a "disaster" following two fatal stabbings and a shooting in London in the space of 24 hours.
Chris Froome has said he is "lucky to be here" after sustaining multiple fractures in a high-speed bike crash.
The British-Iranian mother jailed in Iran on spying charges has begun a new hunger strike, her husband has said.
Hong Kong's government has suspended a proposed law that would allow people to be extradited to mainland China for trial after mass protests.
On a bridge by Hong Kong's government headquarters, messages to the authorities plaster the walls.
Notre Dame in Paris held its first Mass since the fire which caused enormous damage to the cathedral's roof and destroyed its spire.
Riot police in Brazil have clashed with demonstrators exchanging volleys of tear gas and fireworks during a day of protest venting frustration at the country's leadership.