UN to meet on Ukraine crisis

The UN Security Council is set to hold a special meeting to focus on the violence in eastern Ukraine.

Radical left wins Greek polls

Radical left party Syriza swept to power in Greek polls, promising an end to years of painful austerity policies.

Hostage killing Abe's fault - China

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is to blame for the death of a hostage held by IS, a Chinese daily claimed.

Hackers hit Malaysia Airlines

The Malaysia Airlines website has been knocked offline by hackers who claim to represent Lizard Squad and IS.