On December 21 Catalonia's regional election will take place, following its dramatic bid for independence in October.The BBC's Europe reporter Gavin Lee presents the key players in the election, with the help of some rather colourful figurines.
IMAX is a way of screening films which immerses the audience in the action, and blockbusters like Dunkirk and the latest Star Wars have been shot and screened on IMAX. But CEO Richard Gelfond admits when he took over, he tried to sell the new technology far too hard.Video journalist: Jeremy HowellFollow
Public relations people are everywhere. Big businesses have them; celebrities have them; so do sports stars and celebrities. Aaron Heslehurst explains how the PR industry was born, and describes some of its most notorious triumphs.
An Oxford company has developed a handheld device that can sequence the genome of malaria parasites - to help doctors detect quickly what strain of the disease they're dealing with.
Why are girls dropping out of school in Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's home state? In one district female literacy is only 52%.The BBC joins four women bikers on the election trail to find out.
Chelsea and Ivory Coast legend Didier Drogba BBC African Footballer of the Year Mohamed Salah sought advice from his former teammate, worried about not scoring enough goals.Drogba told the Liverpool and Egypt star that he just needed time and confidence for the goals to come. Interview: Ata Ahli Ahebla
Democrat Doug Jones victory over Republican Roy Moore in deeply conservative Alabama could have real consequences for President Donald Trump, the BBC's Nick Bryant explains.
The Trump-backed Republican candidate says his Alabama Senate race isn't over, despite being behind to Democrat Doug Jones with 99% of votes counted.
Nancy Vickers, 64, struggled with Parkinson's disease and wanted an assisted death. But the first doctor she saw felt her case wasn’t covered under federal law. Vickers held firm, and navigated a system some critics say creates inconsistent access for patients. Vickers died with a different doctor
Jurors are now weighing the evidence in the Toronto trial of Dellen Millard and Mark Smich, who are accused of killing Laura Babcock. But what didn’t they hear? Shannon Martin explains what was kept from the jurors and why
A settlement has been reached in a former Halifax firefighter's sexual harassment case. The city and its fire department will admit to historic and systemic gender discrimination, bringing an end to a fight former firefighter Liane Tessier has been battling for over a decade
More controversy is surrounding Disabilities Minister Kent Hehr. For the third time in a week, he is being accused of being insensitive and insulting, leading Hehr to defend himself once again
From walking on a rainy street to smoking outside a convenience store, a series of pensive gifs depicting solitude have recently struck a chord in Japan. Freelance illustrator "Motocross" Saito spoke to the BBC about why he made them, and why he thinks they have resonated. Video by the BBC&