Tajikistan has blamed Islamic State militants for a prison riot that killed three prison guards and 29 inmates on Sunday. Dozens of the relatives of inmates are still waiting to find out if their loved ones are among the dead. Anna Bevan reports.
Austria's two ruling parties agitated to end their coalition on Monday, with the chancellor seeking to oust the interior minister and his far-right coalition partner threatening to quit the teetering government if he does. Lauren Anthony reports.
Doctors treating French quadriplegic Vincent Lambert, who has been in a deep vegetative state for more than a decade, plan to stop feeding him this week, renewing a furious debate over the right-to-die that has split France and Lambert’s family. Edward Baran reports.
Indians on Monday speculated about the likely return of Prime Minister Narendra Modi after exit polls the previous day showed his Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and its allies retaining power with an overwhelming majority. Francesca Lynagh reports.
The documentary by Asif Kapadia - who also made "Senna" and "Amy" - was screened on Sunday. Rough cut (no reporter narration).
Thousands of participants turned out to take part in Russia's bicycle festival, riding through the capital city's Sadovoye ring.
Ukraine's new president walked to his office on Monday before dismissing the parliament and setting up a new parliamentary election in two months time, which could see his party win seats for the first time. Rough cut (no reporter narration).
India's Tata Motors posted better-than-expected quarterly results on Monday, and says it sees signs of a turnaround at key unit Jaguar Land Rover. Julian Satterthwaite reports.
Forty-five migrants were brought to the Italian island of Lampedusa on Sunday after being transferred from a German charity ship despite an order banning such arrivals by Italian interior minister Matteo Salvini. Anna Bevan reports.
"It was fantastic advice for my life," Banderas told Reuters in an interview in Cannes. Rough cut (no reporter narration).
The Palestinians have not been consulted about a U.S.-led conference in Bahrain next month designed to encourage international investment in the West Bank and Gaza Strip, Palestinian Prime Minister Mohammad Shtayyeh said on Monday. Zachary Goelman reports.
The director's ninth outing "Once Upon A Time ... In Hollywood," billed as an ode to the cinema industry, is one of the Cannes Film Festival's most hotly anticipated entries this year. Rough cut (no reporter narration).
Greenpeace activists abseiled from the top of the BP headquarters in London and blocked the entrance in a bid to urge one of the world's biggest energy companies ends all new oil and gas exploration. Rough cut (no reporter narration).
Ryanair reported its weakest annual profit in four years and said earnings could fall further. Edward Baran reports.
European stocks slipped on Monday as concerns about an escalating fallout from a U.S. crackdown on China's Huawei Technologies offset a slightly more positive tone on trade. Francis Maguire reports.
Eva Longoria, Elle Fanning and Salma Hayek were among the guests to see the Chinese actress receiving the prize, with Longoria saying how important it is to keep pushing for gender equality in the movie industry and avoid getting complacent. Rough cut (no reporter narration).
Ukraine's new President Volodymyr Zelenskiy took the oath of office on Monday and immediately announced he was dissolving parliament and calling a snap election, aiming to win seats in a legislature still dominated by loyalists of his predecessor. Megan Revell reports.
The pair welcomed guests to the event in aid of charity Help Refugees, including the "Once Upon A Time ... In Hollywood" director who returns to the film festival 25 years after "Pulp Fiction" clinched the Palme D'Or. Rough cut (no reporter narration).
U.S. President Donald Trump issued a new threat to Tehran on Sunday, tweeting that a conflict would be the “official end” of Iran, as Saudi Arabia warned it stood ready to respond with “all strength” and said it was up to Iran to avoid war. Emily Wither reports.