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Greste family appeal to Egypt's Sisi 
  Fri, 21 Nov 2014 07:39:12 GMT 
    The parents of jailed Australian Al-Jazeera journalist Peter Greste make a direct appeal to Egypt's President Sisi for his release.


Japanese PM Abe dissolves parliament 
  Fri, 21 Nov 2014 06:57:49 GMT 
    Japan's PM Shinzo Abe dissolves parliament paving the way for a snap election in December, as local media polls show a low level of support.


German leftists agree historic deal 
  Thu, 20 Nov 2014 16:08:51 GMT 
    Germany's three left-leaning parties agree a historic deal which will see the first far-left state president since the fall of Communism.


Mass protests in Mexico over missing 
  Fri, 21 Nov 2014 07:25:35 GMT 
    Relatives of 43 missing Mexican students, who the authorities say were murdered by a drugs gang, lead mass protests in the capital city.


Tunisia police rape sentence doubled 
  Thu, 20 Nov 2014 22:11:32 GMT 
    Two Tunisian policeman convicted of raping a woman in a police car have their sentences more than doubled in a high-profile court case.


100-year-old sees ocean for first time 
  Fri, 21 Nov 2014 09:30:41 GMT 
    Ruby Holt, who has spent 100 years living on a farm in Tennessee, has dipped her toes in the ocean for the first time.


Farage predicts more UKIP victories 
  Fri, 21 Nov 2014 13:00:11 GMT 
    Nigel Farage says UKIP can become a major force at next year's general election after its victory in the Rochester and Strood by-election.


Two dead as London balcony collapses 
  Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:37:03 GMT 
    Two men die and at least six other people are injured as part of a balcony collapses in west London.


Miliband: Flags tweet disrespectful 
  Fri, 21 Nov 2014 13:37:52 GMT 
    Ed Miliband says a Labour MP who quit her role after tweeting a picture of a house with three England flags and a white van parked outside "conveyed a sense of disrespect".


A&Es miss four-hour wait standard 
  Fri, 21 Nov 2014 12:04:00 GMT 
    NHS England figures show 92.9% of patients were seen within four hours of arrival in A&E last week- the lowest percentage since April 2013.


Day in pictures: 21 November 2014 
  Fri, 21 Nov 2014 12:31:30 GMT 
    24 hours of news images: 21 November


In pictures: Snow chaos in north-eastern US 
  Thu, 20 Nov 2014 16:54:20 GMT 
    Massive snowstorm hits north-east of the United States


In pictures: Mike Nichols films 
  Thu, 20 Nov 2014 14:34:30 GMT 
    A glimpse at the work of film director Mike Nichols


Day in pictures: 20 November 2014 
  Thu, 20 Nov 2014 13:08:45 GMT 
    24 hours of news images: 20 November


In pictures: Scarcity and Waste 
  Thu, 20 Nov 2014 11:11:28 GMT 
    Finalists of Syngenta Photography Award
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