Bashar al-Assad has appeared in public for ther first time since being sworn in for a third term as Syria's president. Assad joined the faithful for prayers on the Muslim holiday of Eid, although outside the mosque Syria's war continued unabated. Deborah Lutterbeck reports..
Queen tours notorious Belfast prison with former inmates
On her visit to Northern Ireland, the Queen visited Crumlin Road Gaol with Stormont First Minister Peter Robinson and Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness - both of whom spent time in the cells in the 1970s or '80s.
Former England footballer Ian Wright has revealed his MBE was among treasured memorabilia stolen by masked raiders who held a knife to his wife's throat and threatened to cut her and their two daughters' fingers off.