BBC World Service
The BBC World Service provides international news and analysis from around the globe in 28 languages. Their global network of correspondents provides impartial news and reports on location.
Two officers shot in their car / Sinjar siege broken / The best - and worst - cracker jokes.
Sony Pictures denies caving in / Pakistan alert for more attacks / Saying `no' to Clint - out of loyalty.
8 children found dead in Australia / Sweden's far-Right extremists / How "sextortion" claims victims worldwide / On the front line with Denmark's women soldiers
National security issue; North Korea link unproved / US secret service review / Sinjar mountain siege over / Pub protocol
More than 30 killed in attack in Nigeria / Cuban-Americans divided over rebuilding links with Havana / Peshawar schoolchildren defiant after Tuesday's attack / European Court of Justice ruling on obesity
American doors open to Cuba after more than fifty years/ Sony cancels a Christmas release / FARC calls an indefinite truce / And the vast ocean hidden beneath the earth's crust