Tens of thousands of people marched through the Belarusian capital Minsk on Sunday, calling for the resignation of president Alexander Lukashenko in the sixth straight weekend of protests.
A humpback whale that made a wrong turn and entered a crocodile-infested river in Australia has managed to escape back to sea.
Protesters have taken to the streets of Madrid to demonstrate against strict new lockdown measures which have come into force.
The Prince of Wales will warn the climate crisis is "rapidly becoming a comprehensive catastrophe that will dwarf the impact of the coronavirus pandemic".
UK bank shares have taken a hit after some of the world's largest lenders were accused of allowing criminals to launder dirty money.
Three people have been killed in Greece after a rare "medicane" storm flooded areas in the centre of the country.
Australia appears to be heading for its lowest daily increase in coronavirus cases in three months, as a state leader said infection spikes in Europe served as a warning about the dangers of exiting lockdown too soon.
They promised a dawn surprise, and in Bangkok, anti-government protesters ushered it in to the chorus of a pneumatic drill.
Several countries across Europe have announced new coronavirus restrictions in some of their largest cities after recent surges in infections.
Police in Belarus have cracked down on a women's protest march in Minsk demanding the resignation of the country's president Alexander Lukashenko.