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Madagascar MPs vote to sack leader 
  Wed, 27 May 2015 15:43:37 GMT 
    Parliamentarians in Madagascar vote to impeach President Hery Rajaonarimampianina in a surprise move.

S Lanka drops cricket officials 
  Wed, 27 May 2015 17:33:25 GMT 
    Sri Lanka's cricket body says officials accused of harassing female players have been removed but that there are "no grounds" for criminal proceedings.

Danish PM calls snap June election 
  Wed, 27 May 2015 11:20:28 GMT 
    Denmark's prime minister calls an election for 18 June when her centre-left coalition is expected to face tough a challenge from the opposition.

Twin corruption inquiries at Fifa 
  Wed, 27 May 2015 14:43:02 GMT 
    Two criminal inquiries into corruption at football's world governing body Fifa are under way, as seven high-ranking officials are arrested in Zurich.

IS suicide bombings kill Iraq troops 
  Wed, 27 May 2015 12:29:20 GMT 
    At least 17 Iraqi soldiers have been killed in a wave of suicide bombings by Islamic State militants in Anbar province, security officials say.

US fraternity banned for three years 
  Wed, 27 May 2015 16:29:35 GMT 
    A US fraternity is banned from operating for three years after Penn State University officials accused the chapter of hazing, drug use and harassment by its members.

Triple murder deaths 'unimaginable' 
  Wed, 27 May 2015 13:40:24 GMT 
    The family of the victims in a suspected triple murder in Didcot describe it as an "unimaginable" tragedy.

Ex-MP sentenced for teen assaults 
  Wed, 27 May 2015 12:36:12 GMT 
    Former Falkirk MP Eric Joyce who was convicted of attacking two teenagers in an "unjustified and unprovoked" assault is sentenced.

Boy, eight, dies playing in cemetery 
  Wed, 27 May 2015 15:38:33 GMT 
    An eight-year-old boy dies and two 10-year-olds are injured in a "tragic accident" involving a falling headstone at a cemetery in Glasgow.

Man jailed for trying to join IS 
  Wed, 27 May 2015 12:49:32 GMT 
    A British man who attempted to join Islamic State in Syria is jailed for six years.

Eurovision Song Contest: In pictures 
  Sun, 24 May 2015 01:06:11 GMT 
    Celebrations at the 60th anniversary show in Vienna

In pictures: Inside an Indian high court 
  Wed, 27 May 2015 01:22:22 GMT 
    Rare access - an Indian high court at work

Fish, fruit and veg in S Korea's markets 
  Tue, 26 May 2015 02:03:23 GMT 
    Ben Weller has been taking pictures of South Korea's markets

Your pictures: Looking in 
  Thu, 21 May 2015 08:19:24 GMT 
    Readers' images on the theme of looking in

Week in pictures: 16-22 May 2015 
  Fri, 22 May 2015 13:37:39 GMT 
    From around the world - 16-22 May
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