Fri, 30 Sep 2016 22:51:31 GMTRussia's increasing military action in Syria is forcing moderate elements within the Syrian opposition into the hands of extremists, a US state department spokesman says.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 21:08:36 GMTDonald Trump attacks a former beauty pageant winner who criticised him for alleged sexist and misogynistic remarks as "disgusting" in a Twitter outburst.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 00:00:17 GMTMajor cinemas in Pakistan ban Indian films in what they call an act of solidarity with the armed forces as tension mounts over the Kashmir dispute.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 01:41:27 GMTPolice in the US city of San Diego release video footage of the fatal shooting of an unarmed black man outside a shopping centre on Tuesday.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 21:54:19 GMTEx-Premier League manager Harry Redknapp says his players bet on the result of one of their matches, the Daily Telegraph claims.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 03:50:37 GMTMembers of a notorious Mexican drugs cartel have ambushed a military convoy, killing five soldiers and wounding at least 10 others, authorities say.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 23:04:27 GMTAnimal tuberculosis, which is spread through contaminated food, is a greater threat to human health than previously realised, leading doctors and vets warn.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 22:36:50 GMTA judge rejects a last-ditch attempt to stop the handover of internet naming power from the US to a non-profit group.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 15:21:55 GMTA Chinese man has confessed to killing his parents and then killing 17 neighbours in an attempt to cover up his crime, state media report.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 19:33:04 GMTTwo US sisters found dead while on holiday in the Seychelles died of excess fluid in their lungs, according to police on the Indian Ocean island.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 03:46:49 GMTScottish boxer Mike Towell dies in hospital after being seriously injured in a bout on Thursday, his management says.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 18:32:51 GMTGreece reacts angrily after Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan appeared to question a 1923 treaty that set borders between the two countries.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 14:16:00 GMTA rescuer sobs as he pulls out alive a month-old baby girl from what is reported to be the aftermath of an air strike in Idlib, Syria.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 23:09:20 GMTSouth African tattoo artist Sibusiso Nkabinde talks about the challenges he faced setting up his studio in Soweto.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 00:07:34 GMTThe BBC's The Food Chain visited Rotterdam for an event known as 'the Olympics of Chinese food'.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 16:54:12 GMTA tanker carrying 450 tonnes of a chemical used in cleaning products has foundered off the coast of Japan.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 18:02:26 GMTBarack Obama had to hurry up former US President Bill Clinton as the pair left Israel after attending the funeral of Shimon Peres.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 14:12:19 GMTA man is caught on video destroying iPhones at an Apple Store in Dijon by whacking them with a heavy metal ball used for playing petanque.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 11:48:09 GMTA massive construction project has begun in Russia to build a 19km bridge to its newest region, Crimea, after it was annexed from Ukraine.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 12:57:37 GMTPalestinian President Mahmoud Abbas shakes hands with Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the funeral of former Israeli President Shimon Peres.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 21:13:12 GMTA US schoolboy who skipped class to meet his musical hero had the best excuse ever - an absence note signed by Bruce Springsteen.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 16:54:37 GMTMotorists and residents in south Jakarta, Indonesia, are left in shock after a pornographic film appears on a large electronic screen close to the mayor's office.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 20:03:50 GMTDonald Trump appears to be digging himself into another hole with his attack on Alicia Machado - what is in it for him?
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 21:42:14 GMTThe oil producers' group OPEC agreed a preliminary deal on Wednesday to reduce supply. The decision at a meeting in Algiers marks the first time in eight years that OPEC's members have agreed to cut production, and oil prices rose on the news. But will the deal hold?
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 00:16:18 GMTSamsung's flagship Galaxy Note 7 smartphone is due to go back on sale in South Korea on Monday, following a safety recall.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 14:59:26 GMTIt is unlikely that the mafia crime network acquired Van Gogh's sombre landscapes for the mastery of their brushstrokes, writes James Reynolds in Rome.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:10:01 GMTWhy is a bill brought by grieving families desperate to get justice 15 years on from the 9/11 attack so controversial, and what are its wider implications?
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 00:18:54 GMTA selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 20:17:03 GMTA selection of the best photos from across Africa this week.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 22:58:41 GMTPhotographer Jim Grover spent four hours making pictures of people on London's Westminster Bridge.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 23:27:15 GMTEurope win three of the afternoon fourballs matches to cut the United States' lead on the first day of the Ryder Cup.
Sat, 01 Oct 2016 01:10:51 GMTHenrik Stenson and Justin Rose will partner rookies in Saturday's foursomes as Europe begins day two of the Ryder Cup 5-3 behind the United States.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 23:05:27 GMTSam Allardyce could face an FA ban over the newspaper revelations that led to his departure as England manager.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 23:06:07 GMTElectronic producer Moby has returned with a new project and pseudo-political manifesto Moby and the Pacific Void Choir
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 23:11:19 GMTJournalist Didi Akinyelure looks at a fresh crop of young, enterprising men and women who have more reason than most to celebrate Nigeria's 56th year of independence.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 22:59:49 GMTNational newspaper USA Today breaks with tradition for the first time in its 34-year history and issues a scathing editorial against Republican nominee Donald Trump.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 11:14:30 GMTA recent raft of bold economic measures signal Saudi Arabia's financial woes, but will they be effective, asks Michael Stephens.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 22:12:09 GMTWhy Barelona and Spanish international footballer Iniesta spends his spare time helping to make wine.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 23:25:41 GMTA designer has used London Fashion Week to show off her collection using VR technology.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 12:53:42 GMTEurope grapples with what to do with married child migrants - separate them from their spouses, or risk condoning child abuse?
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 00:21:06 GMTThe story behind the suicide of two teenage girls in France opens an intense debate about how teenagers treat each other and how they are looked after at school.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 23:03:35 GMTThe Russian government has been giving away free land in the Far East of the country. The scheme has been rolling out - but not without its problems.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 23:09:33 GMTPhotographer Subrata Biswas documents the fallout of India's dependence on coal to meet its energy requirements.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 23:31:03 GMTThe Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 23:35:11 GMTAs Barack Obama's time at the White House draws to an end, film-makers are turning their attention to his early life.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 00:46:07 GMTColumnist Farai Sevenzo considers why the authorities in Zimbabwe are making efforts to protect the country's flag - and from what it needs protecting.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 12:25:04 GMTPhotos of street vendors from across Africa who it is thought account for more than half of the continent's work force.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 06:47:54 GMTKim Jong-un is using LinkedIn and Twitter to recruit for North Korea, according to a spoof campaign raising awareness about rights abuses.