A British skier has died after plunging more than 3,000 feet while tackling a famous off piste glacier in the French Alps.
A 10-year-old British girl died after ploughing into a tree on a family skiing holiday in Austria, local police said.
What to see and where to be seen
Grandmother's partner is arrested - but questions are raised over why detectives did not make crucial discovery sooner
Thanks to the country's famous privacy laws, the Swiss banking industry holds colossal fortunes within its vaults. Photographer Mark Henley trains his lens on a high-finance haven. Click on the gallery above to see his images.
After more than 10 years in the pipeline, scrapping the project could cost as much as completing it
Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin
It's all about big personalities and even bigger budgets – with bendy buses, bikes and bitter vendettas thrown in for good measure. With just 24 days to go until Londoners cast their votes, John Walsh gets under the skin of the three contenders for the capital
With a fine mix of museums, shops and ancient architecture, this Flemish city has something for everyone, writes William Cook