Charlotte Edwards welcomes the arrival of the Women's Big Bash league, as she prepares to lead England for the 200th time.
Australia's army is deployed in Queensland to help clean up after a powerful tropical cyclone caused widespread damage in coastal areas.
Red carpet arrivals for the 87th Academy Awards
UK workers are set to see their real pay rise this year for the first time since 2007, according to a report from the EY Item Club.
McLaren will be concerned about the health of their star driver but pre-season testing troubles are also a major worry.
The Guardian is reporting that HSBC chief executive Stuart Gulliver holds £5m in a Swiss bank account through a Panamanian company.
Matters of pay and wealth make headlines, with MPs facing questions over 'cash for access' claims, Church of England pay under scrutiny and more on HSBC's Swiss arm.
Africa's biggest slum - now with roads, toilets and wifi
100 million watch daring Chinese New Year video
The Mexican immigrant who set up the US's largest drone firm
What tomorrow's urban transport systems might look like
The pinball paradise that draws people from all over Europe
Fife Council leaders and former prime minister Gordon Brown are to hold talks with Tesco over the future of the supermarket chain's Kirkcaldy store.
A House of Lords committee criticises the plan to transfer power from Westminster to Holyrood to enable 16 and 17-year-olds to vote.
The stars have begun arriving on the red carpet ahead of this year's Academy Awards in Hollywood.
The blind breast cancer detectors who may save lives
'Why I regret my years as a suntan addict'
Two former foreign secretaries, Jack Straw and Sir Malcolm Rifkind, have been secretly filmed apparently offering their services to a private company for thousands of pounds.
The Grand Sheikh of Egypt's al-Azhar University calls for overhaul of Islamic religious teaching to tackle spread of extremism.
Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban loses the two-thirds majority that allowed him to pass a new constitution without opposition support.,