Britain’s ambassador, Sir Mark Lyall Grant, puts forward draft resolution calling on UN member states 'to prevent terrorists from benefiting directly or indirectly from ransom payments'
Alexandra Harris is one of five to be granted bail and they are expected to leave prison within days - it is not known whether they will be able to leave Russia
30 men and women detained in September when Arctic Sunrise stormed by Russian military are being transported from remote northern city of Murmansk
The ringleader had been lured to Europe over promises to work as an expert adviser on a documentary about high-seas crime
Environmental group to file a case with the European Court of Human Rights
Activists, including four from UK, face a maximum jail sentence of 15 years
Judges order activists accused of piracy be put in pre-trial detention for two months
A Russian court is expected to rule in the case of 30 Greenpeace activists apprehended after they tried to scale an offshore oil platform last week.
Shipping is coming under attack off West Africa and even in the Suez Canal, even as the trouble off Somalia eases
Video streaming giant Netflix has admitted that they study the most popular TV downloads on piracy websites to help decide which content to bring to their service.
New scheme will allow Steam's digital libraries to be shared with 'up to 10 devices'
New scheme suggested by copyright holders has been met with hostility from ISPs.
New Economist report details why Asia trails the West when it comes to internet giants
Johnny Depp has spoken publicly for the first time about his break-up with partner, the French actress and singer Vanessa Paradis.
Tribute band The Bootleg Beatles will go head-to-head with Sir Mick Jagger and co during the Somerset festival in two weeks' time
Two jailed, another sent to young offenders unit and fourth handed suspended sentence