21:15 UTC F1's Ecclestone faces inquiry call – An MP calls for a Serious Fraud Office probe into the financial affairs of F1 boss Bernie Ecclestone, as an £85m civil case against him is due to end.
21:04 UTC French care worker held over deaths – A care worker at a retirement home in the French Alps is charged with poisoning six pensioners to death and attempting to poison three others.
20:23 UTC Bangladesh hangs Islamist leader – Bangladesh executes Islamist leader Abdul Kader Mullah, who was convicted of atrocities during the country's 1971 war of independence.
20:19 UTC Mexico Congress approves energy bill – The Mexican Congress approves legislation that opens the oil and gas sector to foreign investment for the first time in 75 years, despite protests from opposition lawmakers.
19:56 UTC Bomb rocks Egypt police base – A car bomb outside a police base in the Egyptian city of Ismailiya has killed a police officer and wounded at least 35 people, officials say.
19:54 UTC Congo peace deal 'signed in Kenya' – The Democratic Republic of Congo's president has signed a peace deal with the M23 rebel movement his forces defeated last month, Kenya's presidential spokesman says.
19:48 UTC Mexico moves to open oil resources – Mexico's Congress approves a measure to open the state-run oil fields to foreign investment for the first time in 75 years.