The latest stories from the World section of the BBC News web site.
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A young woman is beaten to death by a Nigerian mob in the belief she was on a suicide mission, in an area hit by Boko Haram attacks.
Ireland remain on course for a Six Nations Grand Slam after a convincing 19-9 win over England in Dublin.
Goals from Olivier Giroud and Tomas Rosicky lift Arsenal back to third in the Premier League as they beat Everton.
HTC reveals it is to sell a virtual reality headset featuring tracking technology developed by video games firm Valve.
Three countries are to trial a new method of tracking planes, which could help avoid incidents like the disappearance of flight MH370.
An ex-police officer and Chelsea fan involved in an alleged racist incident on the Paris Metro says he pushed a black man away from a train carriage "because it was too full".
BBC's Dave Lee gets a first look at LG's fashion-conscious Urbane smartwatches at Mobile World Congress.
Fresh avalanches hit Afghanistan's Panjshir valley closing off areas already difficult to reach, local officials say, after the death of scores of people.
A punk band made up of musicians with learning disabilities is chosen to represent Finland at the Eurovision Song Contest.
Parliamentary elections in Egypt are set to be delayed after the country's Supreme Court ruled part of an election law unconstitutional.
Philippe Coutinho scores the winner as Liverpool dent Manchester City's Premier League title bid with victory at Anfield.
Incoming England and Wales Cricket Board chairman Colin Graves leaves the door open for an England return for Kevin Pietersen.
LG unveils a smartwatch that can make calls without being paired to a phone, while Huawei unveils its first Android Wear watch.
Celtic move closer to the title as they end Aberdeen's unbeaten run and go six-points clear at the top of the table.
The extremist known as "Jihadi John" had suicidal thoughts after feeling harassed by MI5, according to email exchanges with a journalist.
England slip to a third crushing defeat in four World Cup games as Sri Lanka chase 310 to win by nine wickets.
The Duke of Cambridge hears the harrowing stories of survivors of the Japanese tsunami during his visit to communities hit by the disaster.
Pakistan fight back from a below-par batting display to beat Zimbabwe and keep their World Cup quarter-final hopes alive.
Hundreds of South Sudanese boys have been kidnapped and forced to become child soldiers, the UN says, blaming a government-allied militia.
Politicians should be "tested" on their approach to immigration, the head of the Catholic church in England and Wales says, adding he is "dismayed" it is a big issue.