Myanmar in rare multi-party talks
Myanmar in rare multi-party talks
Myanmar's president is holding rare roundtable talks with the opposition, military and ethnic groups, as the US calls for "credible" elections next year.
Person missing after fireworks blaze
Person missing after fireworks blaze
One person remains missing after a major blaze in a Stafford fireworks factory that also leaves two people needing hospital treatment.
Charity decries US Ebola quarantine
Charity decries US Ebola quarantine
Charity Doctors Without Borders warns some mandatory US state Ebola quarantine measures are having a "chilling effect" on its work.
Australia ends sanctions on Fiji
Australia ends sanctions on Fiji
Foreign Minister Julie Bishop says she is committed to "normalising" relations between Australia and Fiji after the nation's elections last month.
Last day for coastguard station
Last day for coastguard station
The coastguard station at Brixham in Devon is closing later in a shake-up of rescue services.
Obama urges 'credible' Myanmar vote
Obama urges 'credible' Myanmar vote
US President Barack Obama calls for an "inclusive and credible" election process when Myanmar hold elections next year.
Citigroup legal costs up by $600m
Citigroup legal costs up by $600m
Investment bank Citigroup puts aside an extra $600m to cover legal expenses due to "rapidly evolving regulatory inquiries".
VIDEO: Philippines tourism shrugs off warning
VIDEO: Philippines tourism shrugs off warning
Ramon Jimenez, the Philippines' tourism secretary, says a drop in numbers from China is not a major concern because of growing visits from other countries.
Medical charity decries US quarantines
Medical charity decries US quarantines
Officials with Doctors Without Borders have warned that some mandatory US state Ebola quarantines are having a "chilling effect" on operations.
Abuse victims 'want Woolf to quit'
Abuse victims 'want Woolf to quit'
Victims' groups are expected to tell child abuse inquiry officials that Fiona Woolf should step down as its head as concerns about her suitability persist.