North and South Korea fire artillery shells across their tense western sea border, in one of the most serious clashes since the Korean War in the 1950s.
Prince William and Kate Middleton will marry on Friday 29 April at Westminster Abbey, Clarence House says.
Shares in Qantas have recovered after the airline said its fleet of A380 superjumbos will start returning to service by the end of this week.
Families in the Cambodian capital Phnom Penh search morgues and hospitals for relatives after a stampede left hundreds dead or injured.
The Gambia orders all Iranian government representatives to leave within 48 hours, giving no reason for breaking diplomatic ties.
India forms two new army divisions - comprising more than 36,000 men - to defend the north-eastern state of Arunachal Pradesh.
Taoiseach Brian Cowen has rejected Fine Gael's accusations that he is engaged in an ongoing attempt to cling on to power.