Mon, 24 Oct 2016 10:09:09 GMTFrench police and officials begin an operation to clear thousands of migrants from the "Jungle" camp in Calais, ahead of its demolition.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 09:04:35 GMT2016 is likely to be the first year in recorded history in which levels of CO2 in the atmosphere remain above the symbolically important threshold of 400 parts per million.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 07:51:12 GMTA group of sailors freed after being held by Somali pirates for nearly five years ate rats to survive, one survivor tells the BBC.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 09:00:47 GMTTom Hayden, progressive activist and a prominent figure in the US anti-Vietnam war movement, dies after a lengthy illness.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 21:39:00 GMTThe Donald Trump campaign admit the Republican lags behind Hillary Clinton with just over two weeks to go before Americans cast their votes.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 07:27:47 GMTChina's Communist Party investigated more than one million officials suspected of corruption, the government says ahead of a major party meeting.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 09:27:45 GMTFive people die when a plane crashes shortly after take-off at Malta International Airport.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 08:34:20 GMTThe trust that runs Mumbai's famous Haji Ali mosque tells the Supreme Court that it will allow women into the shrine in a month's time.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 07:06:26 GMTBritish banker Rurik Jutting, accused of murdering two Indonesian women in Hong Kong, pleads not guilty at the start of his trial.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 22:53:47 GMTA research project has found that an AI could accurately predict the outcome of legal cases nearly 80% of the time.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 09:06:45 GMTThe EU battles to rescue the Ceta trade deal with Canada after Belgium's Wallonia region rejected a Monday deadline.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 08:28:56 GMTA senior US diplomat visits Manila and says recent statements by President Rodrigo Duterte are causing "consternation" in the US and other nations.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 07:10:41 GMTPolice in France have begun an operation to clear the "Jungle" migrant camp in Calais.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 23:07:07 GMTChina's Communist Party holds a "Dialogue with the World", but can the BBC's Carrie Gracie get anyone to speak?
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 03:49:56 GMTDonald Trump and Hillary Clinton appeal for women's votes as the US presidential race nears its final fortnight.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 21:19:14 GMTCommanders say that large advances have been made against the Islamic State group in northern Iraq, but there have been losses.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 16:53:51 GMTDad's Army creator Jimmy Perry has died aged 93.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 23:38:12 GMTHow Tanzania's young entrepreneurs are being supported and nurtured.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 14:40:59 GMTFootage has captured explosions near the Iraqi town of Bashiqa, as Kurdish forces try to take back areas held by so-called Islamic State.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 06:58:59 GMTA group of hostages held by Somali pirates for nearly five years has arrived in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi. The BBC's Tomi Oladipo was there.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 05:19:52 GMTThe singer stormed off stage before coming back out to explain he "wanted to have a connection with fans".
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 10:02:04 GMTLewis Hamilton finished on top of the podium at the United States Grand Prix but Daniel Ricciardo's 'shoey' stunt was the centre of attention.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 23:22:06 GMTThe French authorities have already made detailed plans for moving migrants out of the Jungle camp near Calais.
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 23:34:10 GMTIndia's "surgical strikes" on suspected Kashmir militants were rejected as an "illusion" by Pakistan. So what actually happened? M Ilyas Khan reports.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 09:43:22 GMTEach week, we publish a gallery of readers' pictures on a set theme. This week, we asked for your pictures on the theme of "bricks".
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 23:13:11 GMTA selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 04:45:47 GMTThe Sydney coastline has been enlivened by the annual Sculpture by the Sea exhibition, this year featuring a gigantic flip flop and an upside down rhino.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 17:49:02 GMTA selection of the best photos from across Africa this week.
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 00:18:17 GMTThe white beaches of Zanzibar’s coast are home to the octopus hunters, in search of the delicacy.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 06:41:01 GMTEngland beat Bangladesh by 22 runs on the final morning of the first Test in Chittagong.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 20:51:45 GMTLewis Hamilton cuts his championship points deficit to Nico Rosberg as he cruises to victory in the United States Grand Prix.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 21:28:18 GMTChelsea's improved form shows how Manchester United's title hopes are not over yet, says Match of the Day 2 pundit Phil Neville.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 00:13:38 GMTAfter fleeing the fighting around Mosul, thousands of displaced people face cramped conditions living in camps.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 22:59:05 GMTA remote colony of seabirds is at risk from an unlikely predator - house mice. One man is making it his mission to drive out the rodents.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 23:18:44 GMTA newborn baby girl left to die on the pavement in Delhi is a stark reminder of attitudes to women in India, the BBC's Geeta Pandey writes.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 07:02:01 GMTVR is increasingly being used in real-world situations by schools, charities, hospitals and... kitchen retailers.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 20:57:11 GMTTwo developments in Canada, one still under development, have been hurt by Donald Trump's presidential campaign.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 23:09:04 GMTThe concept of shopping via a daigou is booming in China, with people employing them in Australia to get their hands on goods such as baby milk formula.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 23:04:18 GMTA hoax image designed to trick people into thinking they can vote via social media came from hard-core Donald Trump supporters.
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 23:00:44 GMTA profile of Canadian business leader Michael Donovan, who after winning a best documentary Oscar for producing hit film Bowling for Columbine, went on to establish cartoon giant DHX Media.