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Dabbing or sneezing at Congress photocall?

January 4, 2017 - 1:09pm
The son of a US congressman caused confusion at his father's swearing in ceremony.
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Airport ambush

January 4, 2017 - 12:39pm
Turkish fashion designer Barbaros Sansal is detained after posting an angry diatribe on Twitter.
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Six arrested over New Year sex attacks in Bangalore

January 4, 2017 - 12:21pm
At least six men have been arrested following a series of New Year's Eve sex assaults in India.
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Israeli soldier Elor Azaria convicted over Hebron death

January 4, 2017 - 12:04pm
An Israeli soldier who shot dead a wounded Palestinian assailant is convicted of manslaughter.
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Sweden's Queen Silvia says palace is haunted by ghosts

January 4, 2017 - 11:54am
Sweden's Queen Silvia says the royal palace is haunted but the spooks are 'very friendly'
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Russian sculptor creates giant manure cockerel

January 4, 2017 - 11:53am
A frozen dung statue marks the new year in Russia's Far East.
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Montreal restaurant Marche Ferdous warms hearts with free meals policy

January 4, 2017 - 11:09am
A Canadian restaurant wins thousands of fans after quietly giving away meals to the poor and hungry.
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Gambian army chief pledges allegiance to defeated president

January 4, 2017 - 10:58am
The head of Gambia's army gives his backing to President Jammeh, who lost the December election.
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Turkey nightclub attack: Gunman identified, says minister

January 4, 2017 - 10:47am
Turkey says it has identified the chief suspect in the Istanbul nightclub attack but does not reveal his name.
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Diary of Dreams performs at the 2016 M’era Luna festival in Hildesheim, Germany. M’era Luna, “one of the biggest dark music events in Germany,” is held each year on the second weekend in August. Close to 25,000 people attend the festival annually to hear gothic, metal and industrial music performed on two large festival-style stages.