Cosby to stand trial in sex assault case

Actor and comedian Bill Cosby could face up to 10 years in prison after being ordered to stand trial on charges of sexual assault.

Actor and comedian Bill Cosby could face up to 10 years in prison after being ordered to stand trial on charges of sexual assault.

Monsanto rejects $62bn offer from Bayer

Monsanto turns down a $62bn (£43bn) takeover offer from Bayer that would have created the world’s biggest agricultural supplier.

Monsanto turns down a $62bn (£43bn) takeover offer from Bayer that would have created the world’s biggest agricultural supplier.

Exxon ‘has to change or die’ on climate

The world’s biggest publicly traded oil company faces a critical AGM under pressure from a broad coalition of shareholders on climate change.

The world’s biggest publicly traded oil company faces a critical AGM under pressure from a broad coalition of shareholders on climate change.

New tests find Russian athletes positive

The Russian Olympic Committee says 14 of its athletes at the 2008 Beijing Olympics have tested positive for doping during re-tests of their samples.

The Russian Olympic Committee says 14 of its athletes at the 2008 Beijing Olympics have tested positive for doping during re-tests of their samples.

Huawei sues Samsung over patents

Huawei is suing its tech rival Samsung in two countries over claims that several of its patents have been infringed.

Huawei is suing its tech rival Samsung in two countries over claims that several of its patents have been infringed.

Kurds campaign north of IS ‘capital’

A US-backed alliance of Syrian Kurdish and Arab fighters begins a campaign to expel Islamic State (IS) militants north of their stronghold Raqqa.

A US-backed alliance of Syrian Kurdish and Arab fighters begins a campaign to expel Islamic State (IS) militants north of their stronghold Raqqa.

No visas, no migrant deal, warns Turkey

Turkey’s parliament will block a deal on the migrant crisis with the EU if Turks do not gain visa-free travel, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan warns.

Turkey’s parliament will block a deal on the migrant crisis with the EU if Turks do not gain visa-free travel, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan warns.

VIDEO: Meet Istanbul’s migrant musicians

BBC News meets some of the musician migrant bringing new sounds to the Turkish city.

BBC News meets some of the musician migrant bringing new sounds to the Turkish city.