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The US president plans to nominate Kelly Knight Craft, after his previous pick Heather Nauert withdrew.
One of India's most bankable stars, Ranveer Singh also makes news for his unconventional fashion sense.
The murder of a Muslim dairy farmer in rural Rajasthan raises questions about the relationship between police and cow protection gangs.
A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week.
Jessie Kim managed to escape from North Korea after being neglected as a child.
David and Louise Turpin plead guilty to starving and shackling 12 of their children.
National demonstrations sparked as President Abdelaziz Bouteflika, 81, looks to extend his rule.
President Omar al-Bashir dismisses the federal government and sacks all state governors.
Canada's energy regulator says the project's economic benefits justify the environmental impacts.
Singer R Kelly faces multiple counts of sexual abuse, including against minors, US media report.
What will be the impact on communities and the economy if the ban on hunting elephants is lifted?
Two people are killed and others are injured as civilians confront troops at the border with Brazil.
A US man who died of lung cancer after decades of smoking penned his own obit as a cautionary tale.
US-born Hoda Muthana is a citizen and should be allowed to return with her son, the lawsuit claims.
Paul Whelan, a former US marine accused of spying in Russia, has spoken to the BBC for the first time since his arrest.
Producers for the hit show took the decision after Jussie Smollet was accused of faking an assault.
The Indian Catholic Church has defended itself over how it handled allegations of sexual abuse.
The Irish government hopes its legislation for managing a no-deal Brexit will "sit on the shelf".
BBC Monitoring looks at how the demise of the Islamic State group is reported by opposing factions in the region.
The singer's family claim that a new film about his alleged sexual abuse breached an old contract.