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VIDEO: One-minute World News  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 20:37:45 GMT
Watch the latest news summary from BBC World News. International news updated 24 hours a day. 
VIDEO: Is it sinful to pet a dog?  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 02:00:17 GMT
Many people in the Muslim-majority nation of Malaysia believe it's sinful to be in contact with a dog, but one man is trying to change that perception by putting on a canine event. 
VIDEO: The city hoping to be independent state  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 00:06:02 GMT
Steve Rosenberg visits two cities in rebel held Ukraine which will be boycotting the forthcoming parliamentary elections. 
VIDEO: Pistorius: The unanswered questions  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:32:44 GMT
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius begins serving time in jail, after being sentenced for killing his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. 
VIDEO: Paralysed man walks after cell surgery  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 22:27:42 GMT
A paralysed man has been able to walk again after a pioneering therapy that involved transplanting cells from his nasal cavity into his spinal cord. 
U-boat found with ship it sank  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 11:44:55 GMT
U-boat found off US coast with ship it sank 
Slumbering lions win top photo prize  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 00:24:49 GMT
Slumbering lions win top photo prize 
US airbag recall expands to 7.8m cars  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:44:19 GMT
US car safety regulators expand a recall of vehicles with potentially dangerous Takata airbags to 7.8 million, warning that owners should take 'immediate action'. 
Boeing raises annual profit forecast  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 13:51:42 GMT
Aerospace giant Boeing has raised its forecast for profits this year and says it has a record backlog of orders. 
Audi claims self-drive speed record  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 12:29:19 GMT
Audi says one of its self-drive test cars topped 149mph (240km/h) at a race track in Germany, beating a human-driven version. 
VIDEO: New smart glasses 'look to rival Google'  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 08:25:58 GMT
BBC Click's Marc Cieslak looks at the smart glasses on show at the annual Ceatec electronics exhibition in Japan. 
Wilko Johnson is 'cancer free'  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:45:28 GMT
Former Dr Feelgood guitarist Wilko Johnson says he has been "cured" of the terminal pancreatic cancer with which he was diagnosed in 2012. 
Bush calls comeback 'extraordinary'  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 09:11:13 GMT
Singer Kate Bush says her recent run of 22 comeback concerts was "one of the most extraordinary experiences" of her life. 
DNA yields secrets of human pioneer  Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:06:04 GMT
DNA analysis of a 45,000-year-old human has helped scientists pinpoint when our ancestors interbred with Neanderthals. 
Wind farms outstrip nuclear power  Tue, 21 Oct 2014 23:07:59 GMT
The UK's wind farms generated more power than its nuclear power stations on Tuesday, the National Grid says.