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Texas migrant deaths: Truck driver 'unaware air conditioner had stopped working'
Sat, 02 Jul 2022 06:58:12 GMT
The suspected driver of the truck where 53 migrants were found dead was hiding in bushes nearby.

Roe v Wade: Women travelling for abortions will be protected - Biden
Sat, 02 Jul 2022 07:11:15 GMT
The US president warns some US states will attempt to arrest women crossing state lines for access.

Ukraine war: Russian missile strikes kill 21 in Odesa region - emergency service
Fri, 01 Jul 2022 19:10:33 GMT
The overnight strikes hit a residential building and a recreation centre in a village, officials say.

Libya protesters storm parliament building
Sat, 02 Jul 2022 00:54:32 GMT
Rallies take place in Tobruk, Tripoli and other cities amid anger at the country's political deadlock.

Vera Pauw: Republic of Ireland boss reveals rape and assault in Dutch football
Fri, 01 Jul 2022 21:33:10 GMT
Republic of Ireland manager Vera Pauw says she was raped and sexually assaulted by three different men in Dutch football.

South Sudan: Thousands facing food insecurity as food aid cuts hit
Fri, 01 Jul 2022 18:15:27 GMT
Some 60% of the country's population faces severe acute food insecurity amid food aid cuts, aid workers say.

Hong Kong: Xi Jinping defends China's rule at handover anniversary
Fri, 01 Jul 2022 09:52:14 GMT
Despite criticism, China's leader says the "one country two systems" model works and must continue.

Brittney Griner: 'No higher priority' than bringing her home
Fri, 01 Jul 2022 19:33:22 GMT
If convicted on drugs charges Brittney Griner faces up to 10 years in prison.

Borsch soup in Ukraine added to Unesco endangered heritage list
Fri, 01 Jul 2022 20:19:31 GMT
While Ukraine considers the soup to be a national dish, Russia has repeatedly refuted the claim.

John Lee: Who is Hong Kong's new hardline pro-Beijing leader?
Fri, 01 Jul 2022 07:09:02 GMT
The ex-security chief was essentially handpicked by Beijing and is set to prioritise law enforcement.

UK and New Zealand expand working holiday visas
Fri, 01 Jul 2022 16:58:57 GMT
The age limit for a visa to live and work in either country will go up to 35 under a new deal.

Ukraine round-up: Elite Russian regiment fights for support and the war for borsch
Fri, 01 Jul 2022 19:52:58 GMT
Support for Russia's elite fighting force looks less certain as the regiment reappears in Ukraine.

Russia moves to take control of Sakhalin-2 oil and gas project
Fri, 01 Jul 2022 10:29:59 GMT
The Russian government moves to take over Sakhalin-2 in which Shell has a share of more than a quarter.

Bison attacks woman at Yellowstone National Park
Fri, 01 Jul 2022 09:08:33 GMT
It is the second such incident in three days in the US park.

Missing Cryptoqueen: Is Dr Ruja Ignatova the biggest Bitcoin holder?
Fri, 01 Jul 2022 23:54:38 GMT
As the FBI adds Ruja Ignatova to its most wanted list, new findings suggest she amassed billions in Bitcoin.

Week in pictures: 25 June - 1 July 2022
Fri, 01 Jul 2022 23:48:08 GMT
A selection of powerful images from all over the globe, taken in the past seven days.

The rise of the video game Arab hero
Sat, 02 Jul 2022 00:32:52 GMT
Developers are moving away from stereotypes of Arab characters and depicting them more positively.

India farm law: Seven months after repeal, farmers are ready for new protests
Sat, 02 Jul 2022 00:13:10 GMT
Seven months after the government repealed the farm laws, farmers say demands not fulfilled yet.

Brazil: Rio's residents garden their way out of hunger
Sat, 02 Jul 2022 00:19:49 GMT
Brazilian communities are combatting soaring food prices and a hunger crisis with urban gardens.

Unique terror trial that changed France
Sat, 02 Jul 2022 00:27:46 GMT
More than 400 survivors and relatives gave evidence in the unprecedented trial that ended this week.

Ukraine demands the seizure of Russian-flagged grain ship off Turkey
Fri, 01 Jul 2022 15:52:19 GMT
Ship tracking reveals the route of a grain shipment from Russian-controlled Ukraine.

Texas migrant deaths: 'I still have to bring my children home'
Fri, 01 Jul 2022 17:11:51 GMT
Grieving Honduran mother in despair over migrant relatives lost in Texas lorry tragedy.

A Nato summit in Madrid for hawks
Thu, 30 Jun 2022 20:52:26 GMT
The BBC's Frank Gardner speaks to Nato leaders during the first summit since Russia invaded Ukraine.

Sri Lanka fuel crisis: Waiting for days to get fuel
Thu, 30 Jun 2022 23:22:00 GMT
Even taxi drivers and car salesmen are forced into two-day mile-long queues for petrol in Sri Lanka.

Yair Lapid: The ex-TV host who is Israel's new PM
Thu, 30 Jun 2022 21:24:55 GMT
The 58-year-old former boxer and TV presenter takes the top office for the first time.

Living through Japan's hottest summer on record
Thu, 30 Jun 2022 23:23:34 GMT
Japan is experiencing record-breaking heat - and summer has hardly begun.

Life inside the Dutch earthquake zone
Thu, 30 Jun 2022 23:19:00 GMT
Homes damaged by gas extraction are propped up with wooden beams while residents suffer health issues.

Russia's elite 331st paras regiment fight for public support
Thu, 30 Jun 2022 23:16:53 GMT
In the thick of the Donbas battle, the paras regiment is trapped in a conflict that is costing many lives.

How flowers are 'put to sleep' for long sea voyages
Thu, 30 Jun 2022 23:01:04 GMT
Kenya's flower exporters are switching to sea freight as new tech helps keep flowers fresh at sea.

The bloody legacy of Rodrigo Duterte
Wed, 29 Jun 2022 23:26:09 GMT
The Philippines strongman is retiring after a career fighting drugs and crime that left thousands dead.

Assam: Death and despair after deadliest urban flood in India
Thu, 30 Jun 2022 23:02:49 GMT
Millions in India's Assam state are struggling to piece together their lives after devastating floods.

Paris attacks: Survivors who found friendship in marathon terror trial
Tue, 28 Jun 2022 23:36:42 GMT
The 2015 Paris attacks left 130 people dead and some of the survivors have formed a unique bond.

Africa at the 'cutting-edge of global fashion'
Wed, 29 Jun 2022 23:15:38 GMT
The diversity and creativity of African fashion are on show in a retrospective at London's V&A museum.

Stranger Things: I pinch myself at my luck, says actor Jamie Campbell Bower
Wed, 29 Jun 2022 23:20:23 GMT
Actor Jamie Campbell Bower on why he feels fortunate to have a key role in the hit Netflix show.

Jan 6 hearings: Ex-aide paints devastating picture of Trump
Wed, 29 Jun 2022 03:20:29 GMT
New allegations emerge about what the former US president did during the January 6 riot at the Capitol.

R. Kelly: The history of allegations against him
Wed, 29 Jun 2022 08:10:57 GMT
The US singer has been found guilty of eight counts of sex trafficking and one of racketeering.

Hot weather dries up swamp, uncovers ancient fort
Fri, 01 Jul 2022 23:00:22 GMT
A historical group was instrumental in discovering a crannog made from stone near Lough Neagh.

Same-sex couples legally marry in Switzerland
Fri, 01 Jul 2022 17:51:39 GMT
Couples tie the knot nine months after the country voted for marriage for all.

Watch: The moment a landslide descends on town in Peru
Fri, 01 Jul 2022 10:49:17 GMT
No deaths or serious injures are reported, but authorities are searching for people who may be missing.

Watch: The moment a whale is cut free from ropes in Norwegian Sea
Fri, 01 Jul 2022 13:26:25 GMT
The Norwegian Coastguard came to the rescue after the whale got tangled.

Vladimir Putin: Russian leader hits back over G7 jibes
Thu, 30 Jun 2022 16:34:30 GMT
Russia's President Putin responds to G7 leaders who mocked his macho image earlier this week.

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