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Pensacola attack: US to review screening of foreign military
Sun, 08 Dec 2019 16:22:00 GMT
The defence secretary's comments come after a Saudi student killed three sailors in Florida.

Delhi factory fire: More than 40 dead in India blaze
Sun, 08 Dec 2019 16:53:09 GMT
The blaze, which erupted in the Indian capital's congested old quarter, killed at least 43 people.

Juice Wrld: US rapper dies aged 21 'after seizure at airport'
Sun, 08 Dec 2019 17:47:06 GMT
The rapper best known for viral hit Lucid Dreams reportedly suffered a seizure at a Chicago airport.

Hong Kong march: Thousands join largest pro-democracy rally in months
Sun, 08 Dec 2019 14:52:12 GMT
Tens of thousands rally in the Chinese territory in the seventh month of anti-government protests.

Bob Hawke 'asked daughter to keep rape claim secret'
Sun, 08 Dec 2019 12:36:35 GMT
Rosslyn Dillon says Bob Hawke asked her not to report a rape allegation as it would harm his career.

Artist eats $120,000 banana artwork
Sun, 08 Dec 2019 10:34:33 GMT
Performance artist David Datuna caused a stir at Art Basel in Miami after he ate the banana used in an art work by Maurizio Cattelan.

Mike Horn and Boerge Ousland: North Pole explorers complete epic trek
Sun, 08 Dec 2019 13:57:32 GMT
The Norwegian-South African duo met up with a rescue team as they were dangerously low on food.

Uganda floods: At least 16 people dead, Red Cross says
Sun, 08 Dec 2019 15:14:59 GMT
The Red Cross reports a rising toll in Uganda's deadly floods, as the region reels from weeks of rain.

North Korea carries out 'very important test'
Sun, 08 Dec 2019 02:58:42 GMT
State media did not give details of the test, which comes amid new tensions with the US.

Tetsu Nakamura: Japanese doctor killed in Afghanistan returns home
Sun, 08 Dec 2019 17:47:12 GMT
Gunmen shot Tetsu Nakamura, 73, while he was travelling in a car in Afghanistan this week.

Caroll Spinney: Sesame Street's Big Bird puppeteer dies
Sun, 08 Dec 2019 18:22:03 GMT
US puppeteer Caroll Spinney has died after a long career as Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch.

China exports fall again as US trade war continues
Sun, 08 Dec 2019 12:23:43 GMT
The latest China trade data points to further signs of strain in the world's second largest economy.

Russia doping: Athletes wait in fear of fresh world ban
Sun, 08 Dec 2019 00:01:13 GMT
Russia faces another sport ban over a doping scandal, but one man has spoken out to demand change.

Panipat: The Bollywood battle over an 18th Century war
Sun, 08 Dec 2019 01:04:38 GMT
Afghan film fans are up in arms after images of Bollywood's latest epic, Panipat, were released.

Your pictures on the theme of 'open spaces'
Thu, 05 Dec 2019 12:25:24 GMT
Each week, we publish a gallery of readers' pictures on a set theme. This week it is "open spaces".

Microblading: Therapist tattoos eyebrows for cancer patients
Sun, 08 Dec 2019 00:17:30 GMT
Beautician Laura Woodward is giving women their confidence back through beauty treatments.

Seychelles: The island nation with a novel way to tackle climate change
Sun, 08 Dec 2019 00:32:19 GMT
The Seychelles has swapped 5% of its national debt for a cash injection to fight climate change and save its ocean.

Trade disputes settlement system facing crisis
Sun, 08 Dec 2019 00:01:24 GMT
The World Trade Organization faces a crisis in its system for resolving disputes between members.

Greta at United Nations climate talks one year apart
Fri, 06 Dec 2019 19:09:42 GMT
Life has changed a lot for the environmental activist in the space of a year.

Indian Ocean Dipole: What is it and why is it linked to floods and bushfires?
Sat, 07 Dec 2019 01:01:00 GMT
A climate system in the Indian Ocean, known as the dipole, is behind extreme weather events in East Africa and Australia.

Hong Kong pro-democracy rally: 'The streets are full once again'
Sun, 08 Dec 2019 11:10:01 GMT
The BBC's Laura Bicker estimates hundreds of thousands attended a pro-democracy rally in Hong Kong.

'Sydney mega fire getting out of control'
Fri, 06 Dec 2019 18:42:47 GMT
Sydney in Australia has been blanketed by thick smoke all week due to bushfires.

COP25 climate change conference: What are you giving up for environment?
Fri, 06 Dec 2019 00:00:54 GMT
As the annual COP25 climate change summit continues in Madrid, we asked delegates from all over the world how they were adapting their lives for the sake of the environment.

Burkina Faso crisis: 'Soldiers killed seven members of my family'
Fri, 06 Dec 2019 00:01:02 GMT
Djibril says soldiers in Burkina Faso targeted his family in their fight against Islamist militants.

Yinka Ilori: My Nigerian narrative of art and design in London
Sat, 07 Dec 2019 00:11:41 GMT
Yinka Ilori is a London-based artist whose technicolour work is inspired by his Nigerian heritage.

Berea College: Has a US university cracked student debt?
Tue, 03 Dec 2019 14:00:10 GMT
A college in Kentucky pays for all its pupils' tuition. There's just one catch - they have to work for it.

Life after Death: How seven kids came back from the dead
Tue, 03 Dec 2019 00:26:38 GMT
In 2011 seven Danish students were revived after they fell into ice-cold water, and 'died'

Kenya pollution: How air sensors are helping people fight pollution
Thu, 05 Dec 2019 00:21:55 GMT
Kenyan John Kieti campaigned to stop a factory belching out toxic fumes by sharing pollution data.

Freedom through bike lessons for NZ refugees
Wed, 04 Dec 2019 00:01:52 GMT
A New Zealand charity has found a novel way to help refugee women integrate - getting them on bikes.

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