The Légion d'honneur is handed back after France joined the US and Britain in air strikes on Syria.
The East African Community has recommended that people in the region wear colourful cotton fabric on Fridays.
The albums are coming out in June and follow the rapper's announcement that he's writing a philosophy book.
A controversial arrest. An emergency landing. A surprise at 'Beychella.' What do you remember from the week that was?
Photos taken on board a Southwest Airlines plane following an in-flight emergency have caused alarm.
The head of the nation's largest wealth manager steps down over a damaging fee scandal.
James Comey says there is no one around who can control Donald Trump's behaviour
Prosecutors gave the go-ahead for Friday's premiere despite complaints over a free ticket promotion.
Four of the world's top male distance runners battle it out at the London marathon.
The dramatic gesture made headlines because Dalits have historically been denied entry into temples.
Officials want asylum seekers to hand over their devices to check their identities and where come from.
To understand China's approach today to trade, foreign policy or censorship, consider its history.
How can you create public transport in the jungle without polluting it? The isolated Achuar peoples of Ecuador have created an ingenious solution.
South Koreans dominate the K-drama industry, but what if you're a foreigner trying to make it big?
Three Tennessee National Guard members are removed after using a sock puppet in an oath ceremony.
Lance Armstrong agrees to pay $5m (£3.5m) to the US government to settle a long-running lawsuit that could have cost him $100m (£71m) in damages.
Ten-day-old Maile's debut on the august chamber floor comes a day after senators quashed a baby ban.
Steve Lough was a circus performer for 30 years - now he wants to enter the political arena.
Since 2004, Brisa de Angulo's nonprofit has been working to change the culture of sexual violence in Bolivia while helping hundreds of its young victims heal.
King Mswati III declares a name change at events celebrating independence and his 50th birthday.