Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:46:34 GMTThe Syrian army suspends fighting around eastern Aleppo to allow civilians to leave, Russia says.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 16:27:41 GMTSouth Korean lawmakers are due to vote on whether President Park Geun-hye should be impeached.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 21:57:16 GMTFormer astronaut John Glenn, the first American to orbit Earth, dies aged 95.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 20:48:41 GMTAt least 50,000 IS militants have been killed over the past two years, a top US military official says.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 04:28:36 GMTLosing Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton says the spread of "fake news" threatens the US.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 04:35:32 GMTUS actor Judge Reinhold is arrested after a confrontation with security officials at Dallas airport.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:38:13 GMTDonald Trump picks a fast-food executive opposed to higher minimum wages to lead the labour department.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 23:54:37 GMTBogota sees the funeral of a seven-year-old girl, whose rape and killing shocked Colombia.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 22:58:07 GMTAn Australian doctor who gave his wife a fatal injection of insulin is found guilty of murder.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 21:13:08 GMTNo 10 says Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson's comments on Saudi Arabia are "not the government's view".
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 02:51:20 GMTAustralia approves the sale of its largest private landholding, the Kidman estate, to Gina Rinehart.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 16:03:35 GMTRolling Stones frontman Sir Mick Jagger becomes a father again at the age of 73, his publicist says.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 23:25:12 GMTAs Britain's relationship with Saudi Arabia comes under scrutiny, the BBC's Fergal Keane hears human accounts of Saudi air strikes in Yemen.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 21:39:41 GMTFormer astronaut John Glenn, the first American to orbit Earth, dies aged 95. Pallab Ghosh looks back at the day he made history.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:12:29 GMTAs the world marks Human Rights Day, the BBC looks at China's sweeping crackdown on lawyers.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 18:22:50 GMTThe owner of a giant inflatable snowman in Missouri has released CCTV footage of it being stabbed, in the hope of catching the assailant.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 18:53:08 GMTWardi and his wife Dewi lived above their clothes shop. When the quake struck, their building collapsed. He describes his desperate, but failed, bid to save her.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 13:51:02 GMTLyse Doucet reports from Tariq al-Bab as families who have fled the fighting in Aleppo gather together.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 19:04:19 GMTGiraffes have been classified as vulnerable to extinction. Chester Zoo says humans are to blame.
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Thu, 08 Dec 2016 13:40:09 GMTA red squirrel stuck in a manhole cover thanks to its curvy hips is freed in a rescue operation.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 11:53:02 GMTColombia's Farc rebels do the Mannequin Challenge in a video posted on YouTube.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 01:16:43 GMTThe BBC's Frank Gardner looks at whether Saudi Arabia can achieve its goals in Yemen's messy war.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 16:56:19 GMTPresident Yahya Jammeh of The Gambia surprised the world earlier this month when he lost elections - the BBC's Umaru Fofana looks at the reasons behind his defeat.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 11:37:15 GMTHeart disease and dementia deaths contribute to the first drop in US life expectancy for 20 years.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 10:11:45 GMTIndian social media users are at their creative best in marking the first month of the rupee ban.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 02:38:32 GMTPortraits of the female veterans who risked their lives for their country
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 01:30:10 GMTThe finalists of the 2016 Through the Lens photography awards discuss their images of the British Isles.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 14:48:38 GMTEach week, we publish a gallery of readers' pictures on a set theme. This week, we asked for your pictures on the theme "Lines".
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 10:53:50 GMTA selection of the best photos from across Africa this week.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 01:06:07 GMTPhotographer Ed Gold's images from the remote community of Galena in Alaska, USA.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 22:30:22 GMTAnthony Joshua says fans "want to see" bad behaviour from boxers, following a fracas involving Dillian Whyte and Dereck Chisora.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 20:42:47 GMTManchester United beat Zorya Luhansk to reach the last-32 of the Europa League as Henrik Mkhitaryan opens his account.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 14:55:02 GMTBarcelona want to "pay tribute" to Chapecoense and help rebuild the Brazilian club, starting with a pre-season friendly next summer.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 19:53:34 GMTA heart-breaking letter about life in Aleppo from a doctor who has seen many things, but never this.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:30:25 GMTAmerica's biggest shopping mall hosted its first African American Father Christmas this year - but black Santas have been around for decades and even played a role in the civil rights movement.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:50:13 GMTIt's a rare thing in cinema for a film to receive a round of applause before its titles appear. But that's what has been happening at early screenings of Oscar-tipped musical La La Land.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:01:02 GMTThe arrest of an Afghan asylum seeker over a murder in Germany triggers tension and debate over immigrant crime.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:02:25 GMTPopulist leader Geert Wilders is leading opinion polls, but will Dutch voters back him in March elections?
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:32:27 GMTThe Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:42:21 GMTNew resilience training aims to reduce the high numbers of deadly shootings by US police.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:03:56 GMTA Nepalese film tells a powerful story about politics, family and society, writes Charles Haviland.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:46:18 GMTFamily portraits that show progress resulting from access to water and sanitation
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:16:14 GMTYuliya Stepanova has won worldwide fame for what she dared to do off the track, but fears she may never return home.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:20:12 GMTA BBC campaign to map street harassment of women reveals reports of harassment from 43 cities in 29 countries over just one weekend.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:22:21 GMTBecci answers readers' questions about living with self-harm
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:23:05 GMTCoach reveals how she became the first female to win a top-flight championship with a men’s team.