The Russian foreign ministry expresses outrage at a fatal shooting incident in eastern Ukraine which it blames on Ukrainian nationalists.
A Kuwaiti judge orders the temporary closure of two independent newspapers for breaking a news blackout about an alleged plot to topple the emir.
Russia has expressed outrage after at least three people were killed at a pro-Russian checkpoint in eastern Ukraine.
India’s cricket board appoints a three-member investigative panel to look into allegations of corruption in the Indian Premier League.
Scottish singer-songwriter Paolo Nutini tops the charts with Caustic Love, which becomes the fastest-selling album of the year.
A businessman appointed by the prime minister to head a multibillion-pound quango steps down after it was revealed that he was bankrupt.
Ofsted chief Sir Michael Wilshaw is to take personal charge of the watchdog’s investigation into claims that a number of schools in Birmingham have been taken over by Muslim hardliners.
Rubin “Hurricane” Carter, the US boxer whose wrongful conviction for murder caused an international outcry, dies aged 76.