A woman and her three sons reportedly dug themselves into a snow hole for shelter.
The underwater search for the Malaysian plane that vanished ends with families calling it "irresponsible".
Britain's Johanna Konta starts her Australian Open campaign with a straight-set win over Kirsten Flipkens in Melbourne.
Video footage showing snow leopards and common leopards sharing the same habitat causes alarm.
As both sides meet for talks, could the Philippines' decades-long communist insurgency soon be over?
Kristin Baybars has made and sold toys from her shop for 40 years - and modern toys don't impress her.
UN says millions also face food shortages as fresh talks aimed at ending the war take place.
Ex-Manchester United and Netherlands boss Louis van Gaal says he has retired from coaching after a 26-year career.
Abdulkadir Masharipov is the prime suspect in the massacre of 39 people on New Year's Eve.
US car giant recalls more than 4,500 vehicles in South Africa after dozens of Kugas catch fire.
George Michael's cousin says hard drugs had returned to the singer's life before his death last month.
Probe into Canada PM's winter vacation on billionaire Aga Khan's private island in the Bahamas.
The notes, ranging from 500 to 20,000-bolivars, are aimed at reducing the need to carry wads of cash.
German politicians are desperately trying to build and forge ties with US President-elect Donald Trump.
Marking the 100th anniversary of one of the greatest of all feats of code-breaking
Common leopards could be moving to higher altitudes on the Tibetan plateau.
Theresa May will use her Brexit speech to say the UK "will not hold on to bits of EU membership".
Witness Valerie Lee described the confusion in the immediate aftermath of a deadly attack on a nightclub in the Mexican resort of Playa del Carmen.
A court has watched a police recreation of the hour-long killing spree at a Tunisian beach resort in June 2015, which left 38 people - including 30 British tourists - dead.
US astronaut Gene Cernan, the last man to walk on the Moon, dies aged 82.
An image showing two girls in hijabs and an Australian flag is taken down after unspecified threats.
The factories were allegedly using unapproved ingredients like industrial salt in seasoning.
Six-time Australian Open champion Serena Williams beats Belinda Bencic to reach the second round in Melbourne.
The BBC's in-house cartoonist, Kirtish Bhat, on McDonald's bid to become "more Indian".
After extensive research the BBC's James Reynolds reveals the answer you have all been waiting for.
Rain has created ideal conditions for mice in Australia's breadbasket, a science agency warns.
Civil rights icon John Lewis makes a Martin Luther King Day address after a row with Donald Trump.
"Humpback" is caught on camera going for a stroll in Florida.
World number two Rory McIlroy pulls out of the Abu Dhabi Championship because of a stress fracture to his rib.
The Afghan woman made famous by a 1985 magazine cover tells the BBC of her hope for a new beginning.