22nd October - "Harder"
Barcelona's world-famous La Sagrada Familia basilica has finally been given a building permit 136 years late.
20th October - "Easier"
The tissue company Kimberly-Clark is putting an end to its "Mansize" brand of tissues after people said the name was sexist.
18th October - "Harder"
The disappearance of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi is descending into greater mystery.
16th October - "Easier"
New research shows that nicer people are likely to be poorer than people who are not so nice.
14th October - "Harder"
The Malaysian government has stated it intends to abolish the death penalty in a move that has been welcomed by human rights campaigners.
12th October - "Easier"
France's government has asked Google to blur all images of French prisons on the Internet.
10th October - "Harder"
There is public outcry in Australia over controversial plans to use the Sydney Opera House as a "billboard" to advertise a horse race.
8th October - "Easier"
Tokyo's world-famous Tsukiji fish market has closed after 83 years of trading. It shut permanently at noon on Saturday.
6th October - "Harder"
A university in the UK has voted to replace hand clapping with 'jazz-hand waving'.