In pictures: Explosions rock Boston marathon
Fatalities have been reported and many people have been injured after two explosions at the finish line of the Boston Marathon.
GE13: Malaysia's young and upcoming politicians
Here are some of the nation's rising voices in our local politics
Rescue Unit translocates pygmy elephants to Tabin Wildlife Reserve
A herd of 10 Borneo Pygmy elephants that ventured barely 10 km from Lahad Datu town has been rescued
Ten things you didn't know about the London Underground
As the oldest underground rail network marks its 150th anniversary, we celebrate 10 amazing facts about the Tube
New year celebrations 2013: in pictures
Pictures from around the world marking the end of 2012
Week in pictures 28 December 2012
A collection of the last week's best photographs from around the world. News, sports, animals and people.
2012: the year in British royals
Highlights from a historic 12 months
PHOTOS: Defying the Mayan apocalypse
Around the world, superstitious people have fretted over a quixotic, not to say apocalyptic, interpretation of the calendar -- taking refuge in mountains or bunkers, with some stockpiling guns and survival rations.