Most admired on the planet: Bill Gates and Michelle Obama (AP) Michelle Obama and Bill Gates are the most admired people in the world, according to a new poll. The former US First Lady and Microsoft founder topped a YouGov survey of the most admired women and men on the planet. The top 10 women also featured Oprah Winfrey and Angelina Jolie in second and third places respectively. Last year, Jolie topped the poll with Michele Obama in second place.
European Union president hit out at Vladimir Putin over comments he made suggesting that liberalism is 'obsolete'.
Igor Gurkin, Sergei Dubinsky, Oleg Pulatov, all Russian nationals, and Leonid Karchchenko, of the eastern Ukraine, will be charged with murder.
Now, far be it from us to suggest TV commissioners are running out of ideas, but you may need to take a moment to get your head around BBC Two's latest announcement.