12 Feb. 16; 15:26: Nigeria to probe generals over arms fraud Twelve senior Nigerian army officers, including six serving generals, are handed over for questioning over alleged involvement in an arms scandal.
13 Feb. 16; 06:20: Jihadists mortar attack UN Mali base Five United Nations peacekeepers are killed in a mortar attack by Ansar Dine jihadists on one of their bases in northern Mali, officials say.
BBC News | America
12 Feb. 16; 05:52: Clinton and Sanders clash over Obama Democratic candidates Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders clash over their support for the president in their first debate since the New Hampshire primary.
12 Feb. 16; 17:02: Man missing 30 years remembers identity A Canadian man who suffered a head injury and went missing for 30 years is set to be reunited with his family after remembering his identity.
13 Feb. 16; 01:59: Bill Murray 'throws phones from bar' Hollywood actor Bill Murray offers to reimburse drinkers after allegedly throwing their mobile phones from a rooftop bar after they tried to take photos.
BBC News | Asia-Pacific
12 Feb. 16; 15:56: S Korea missile plan 'threatens China' China's foreign minister says a planned US missile defence system to protect South Korea from the North could also be used to target China.
12 Feb. 16; 17:31: Student held over 'anti-India slogans' Indian police arrest the student union leader at a top university on sedition charges, after a protest over the hanging of a Kashmiri man.
12 Feb. 16; 15:14: Action against ex-UN climate head Former head of the UN climate change panel RK Pachauri goes on leave from environmental think tank TERI after a new accusation of sexual harassment.
BBC News | Europe
12 Feb. 16; 14:27: EU gives Greece deadline on borders The European Union gives Greece three months to fix border controls in a move that could allow other Schengen states to maintain internal controls.
13 Feb. 16; 06:50: Pope in historic Russia church talks Pope Francis and Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill call for restored Christian unity between the two churches at historic talks in Cuba.
13 Feb. 16; 00:45: PM: UK will not 'retreat from world' David Cameron says it is in Europe's interests for the UK to stay in a reformed EU, in his last major speech before next week's crunch summit.