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VIDEO: Protests as Xi Jinping visits Macau

December 20, 2014 - 10:02am
Chinese President Xi Jinping is visiting Macau to mark the 15th anniversary of the former Portuguese colony's return to China.
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Derby County 2-2 Norwich City

December 20, 2014 - 9:30am
Steven Whittaker prevents Derby from going back to the top of the Championship as he strikes late to earn Norwich a point.
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Xi defends 'one-China' idea in Macau

December 20, 2014 - 9:02am
Chinese President Xi Jinping urges Macau residents to respect the "one-China" policy, amid street protests in the former Portuguese colony.
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Russians 'will not cave in' to West

December 20, 2014 - 8:22am
Russia says it will not "cave in" to pressure, following a fresh set of US, EU and Canada sanctions over the conflict in Ukraine.
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Madonna releases songs after leak

December 20, 2014 - 7:37am
The singer surprises fans by releasing six tracks from her new album early after songs were leaked online.
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Cairns children's mother arrested

December 20, 2014 - 7:26am
Police arrest the mother of seven of the eight children found dead in a home in Cairns, Australia.
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Ballance in England World Cup squad

December 20, 2014 - 6:47am
Gary Ballance is recalled to England's one-day squad for next month's tri-series in Australia and the World Cup.
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Steyn wraps up South Africa Test win

December 20, 2014 - 6:05am
Fast bowler Dale Steyn claims 6-34 to help South Africa beat West Indies by an innings and 220 runs in the first Test.
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Sony 'will not drop' N Korea film

December 20, 2014 - 5:38am
Sony Pictures says it is looking at alternative ways to release film satire The Interview, cancelled in the wake of a cyber-attack.
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Cook 'gutted' to miss World Cup

December 20, 2014 - 4:48am
Alastair Cook is "disappointed" to be left out of England's World Cup squad after Eoin Morgan is named new one-day captain.
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Migration system 'in intensive care'

December 20, 2014 - 3:26am
A parliamentary committee warns ministers over UK exit controls, record-keeping and the use of a net migration target.
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Johnson secures Australia Test win

December 20, 2014 - 3:01am
Australia win the second Test against India by four wickets in Brisbane to secure an unassailable 2-0 series lead.
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Saturday's gossip column

December 20, 2014 - 2:50am
Arsenal and Liverpool target AC Milan striker, QPR want to sign England man, Roberto Soldado apologises, plus more.
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Obama orders ban on Crimea trade

December 20, 2014 - 2:22am
President Barack Obama orders a trade ban with Crimea, to show the US "will not accept Russia's occupation" of the Ukrainian region.
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VIDEO: Can endangered white rhino be saved?

December 20, 2014 - 2:22am
Zoo keepers from around the world are due to meet next month to discuss ways to save the endangered northern white rhino.
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Israel launches Gaza air strike

December 20, 2014 - 1:37am
Israel launches an air strike on an alleged Hamas site in Gaza, in the first such action since the declaration of a truce in August.
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UN asks Israel to pay Lebanon $850m

December 20, 2014 - 12:10am
The UN General Assembly approves a resolution asking Israel to pay Lebanon millions of dollars in compensation for an oil spill.
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Colombia Farc truce follows killings

December 20, 2014 - 12:01am
Colombia's Farc begins an indefinite, unilateral ceasefire, hours after the army said that the left-wing rebels had killed five soldiers.
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VIDEO: Cairns mother of dead children arrested

December 19, 2014 - 10:44pm
The mother of seven of the children found dead in a home in the Australian city of Cairns, has been arrested on suspicion of murder although she has not been charged.
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VIDEO: Mexico welcomes migrating butterflies

December 19, 2014 - 10:41pm
Millions of monarch butterflies have arrived in Mexico's forests as part of their annual migration from Canada and the United States.
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Fransini Giraldo is a Colombian girl who dances her own style of Salsa. In this video, she dances to the rhythm of Sonora Carruseles de Colombia, presumably in the Colombia countryside. Published July 16, 2013.