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Manchester attack: 22 dead and 59 hurt in suicide bombing

Tue, 23 May 2017 09:04:21 GMT

The explosion happened in the foyer of the Manchester Arena after a concert by singer Ariana Grande; children are among those killed.

Trump 'to do everything' for Middle East peace

Tue, 23 May 2017 08:46:27 GMT

The US president spoke of his hope for the region after meeting Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas.

Park Geun-hye: S Korea trial of impeached president begins

Tue, 23 May 2017 05:08:55 GMT

The corruption trial of Park Geun-hye is the latest stage in her dramatic fall from power.

Brazil president retreats from attempts to suspend investigation

Mon, 22 May 2017 23:11:17 GMT

Michel Temer's lawyers say he is confident the Supreme Court will acquit him and clear his name.

Indonesian men caned for gay sex in Aceh

Tue, 23 May 2017 08:04:02 GMT

It is the first time the Indonesian province has caned anyone for gay sex, a crime under its Islamic law.

Greece fails to secure fresh bailout funds

Mon, 22 May 2017 23:40:41 GMT

Talks with eurozone ministers are expected to continue ahead of the next official meeting on 15 June.

US forces kill seven al-Qaeda militants in Yemen, says Pentagon

Tue, 23 May 2017 04:29:38 GMT

Tuesday's raid east of the capital Sanaa targeted an al-Qaeda compound, the US military says.

Ex-national security adviser ducks Senate's Russia inquiry

Mon, 22 May 2017 21:34:24 GMT

President Trump's fired aide invokes his constitutional right against self-incrimination.

Mexican Tarahumara woman wins 50km race wearing sandals

Tue, 23 May 2017 09:02:53 GMT

The 22-year-old is from Mexico's Tarahumara indigenous community, known for being excellent runners.

Frozen 'space sperm' passes fertility test

Mon, 22 May 2017 20:23:23 GMT

Viable mouse sperm stored in space gives hope for sperm banks on the Moon, a Japanese team says.

Gambian ex-President Yahya Jammeh 'stole $50m' from state

Mon, 22 May 2017 21:12:39 GMT

Yahya Jammeh, who left the country in January, has had his remaining assets frozen by a court.

Rebel Wilson sues magazine publisher over 'nasty' articles

Tue, 23 May 2017 08:19:28 GMT

The Hollywood actor alleges she lost film roles after magazines portrayed her as a liar.

South Africa's Western Cape declares drought disaster

Mon, 22 May 2017 17:11:20 GMT

Southern African nations are reeling from a two-year drought, according to the UN.

Nicole Kidman in Cannes: 'I still act like I'm 21'

Mon, 22 May 2017 12:28:43 GMT

The star said in Cannes she likes to make "bold" choices as if she were at the start of her career.

Manchester explosion: Witnesses share their stories

Tue, 23 May 2017 05:19:24 GMT

Powerful stories from people who were at Manchester Arena on Monday night.

Manchester Arena attack: What we know so far

Tue, 23 May 2017 09:07:50 GMT

Twenty-two people are dead, including children, after the suspected terror attack. Here is what we know.

Ariana Grande says she feels 'broken' after Manchester concert attack

Tue, 23 May 2017 04:29:54 GMT

The US singer expresses her sorrow after an explosion kills 22 people after a concert in Manchester.

Manchester explosion: Celebrities react

Tue, 23 May 2017 05:59:27 GMT

Celebrities, including Ariana Grande, have been tweeting their reaction to the terror attack in Manchester.

In pictures: Manchester attack aftermath

Tue, 23 May 2017 07:50:11 GMT

Images show the aftermath of the deadly attack on concert-goers at the Manchester Arena that has claimed the lives of 22 people.

Manchester Arena: Dashcam 'captures moment of blast'

Tue, 23 May 2017 01:11:09 GMT

Amateur footage captures the sound of the blast and a flash of light outside Manchester Arena.

Manchester Arena blast: Confusion and chaos after explosion at concert

Tue, 23 May 2017 01:47:18 GMT

Survivors describe the chaos and panic after the blast that left 19 dead and more than 50 injured.

Concert goers flee Manchester arena after explosion

Tue, 23 May 2017 00:19:07 GMT

At least 22 people are dead and many injured in a possible terrorist incident at an Ariana Grande concert.

Camera Press at 70: A lifetime in pictures

Tue, 23 May 2017 00:09:08 GMT

Images from the archive of Camera Press Picture Agency which celebrates its 70th anniversary.

Who is marrying across races in the US?

Tue, 23 May 2017 00:39:52 GMT

Fifty years after interracial marriages became legal in the US, a study explores race and relationships today.

Muslim comedian sat next to Eric Trump on a flight

Tue, 23 May 2017 00:31:52 GMT

Have you heard the one about the refugee Muslim-American comedian who sat next to a Trump on a plane?

Plastic waste turned into clothes, to save our oceans

Tue, 23 May 2017 00:29:49 GMT

Plastic waste turned into clothes, to save our oceans

So, just what did Trump's Western Wall note say?

Mon, 22 May 2017 17:48:41 GMT

OK, so we may never know exactly what it said - but it hasn't stopped the internet speculating.

The place with a million people and no bookshop

Mon, 22 May 2017 00:08:27 GMT

The Bronx is the only borough in New York without a bookshop. One woman wants to change that.

Bringing techno to the temple

Mon, 22 May 2017 00:09:03 GMT

Video of Japanese Buddhist DJ Gyosen Asakura's techno service went viral on social media.

Alaskans look to reindeer farming in warming climate

Tue, 23 May 2017 01:16:56 GMT

As a warming climate threatens traditional food supplies in the Arctic, one rural Alaskan village is flying in hundreds of reindeer by cargo plane. James Cook went to find out why.

Everest's Hillary Step: Has it gone or not?

Mon, 22 May 2017 16:30:29 GMT

Mountaineers have said an iconic part of the mountain has collapsed but some locals disagree.

US and Uganda end hunt for rebel leader Kony

Tue, 23 May 2017 01:12:01 GMT

The US and Uganda are stopping the hunt for notorious rebel leader Joseph Kony but he is still a threat.

Venezuela's irreconcilable visions for the future

Mon, 22 May 2017 00:15:14 GMT

With the opposition and the government at loggerheads, the crisis in Venezuela looks set to get worse.

Wang Quanzhang: The lawyer who simply vanished

Mon, 22 May 2017 00:54:56 GMT

Wang Quanzhang's disappearance may be due to his "refusal to compromise"

Will I be next? South Africa women ask

Mon, 22 May 2017 00:23:13 GMT

Feelings are heightened in South Africa over the safety of women, writes the BBC's Nomsa Maseko following a series of violent attacks against women.

The tiny pill which gave birth to an economic revolution

Sun, 21 May 2017 23:17:43 GMT

Contraception wasn’t just socially groundbreaking - it also changed the professional landscape.

Fancy a four flowers or ginger fried pork pizza?

Sun, 21 May 2017 23:10:46 GMT

How strict quality control and unusual Asian toppings helped a Japanese expat build a popular pizza chain in Vietnam.

Why flying goats in yoga pants could save a Caribbean island

Sun, 21 May 2017 10:17:22 GMT

Conservationists have an unusual plan for returning barren Antigua land into an eco-haven.

Sam Warburton: British & Irish Lions captain fit 'to crack on'

Mon, 22 May 2017 20:34:34 GMT

British and Irish Lions captain Sam Warburton says he is ready to "crack on" with the tour of New Zealand after a knee injury.

Europa League: Man Utd must be on front foot against Ajax - Phil Neville

Mon, 22 May 2017 21:06:49 GMT

Manchester United cannot allow Ajax to grow in confidence in Wednesday's Europa League final, says former defender Phil Neville.

Nicky Hayden: The backyard racer who conquered the world

Mon, 22 May 2017 16:12:00 GMT

Motorcycling and family were the inseparable constants in the life of Nicky Hayden, who has died aged 35.

Caroline Wozniacki: Top seed pulls out of Strasbourg event with back problem

Tue, 23 May 2017 08:31:34 GMT

Top seed Caroline Wozniacki withdraws from the Internationaux de Strasbourg, less than a week before the French Open starts.

Scott Dixon robbed at gunpoint hours after winning Indy 500 pole

Tue, 23 May 2017 07:21:25 GMT

Scott Dixon is robbed at gunpoint at a fast-food restaurant hours after winning pole for the Indianapolis 500.

Your team of the season: Chelsea and Tottenham dominate selections

Mon, 22 May 2017 19:26:18 GMT

What formation did you go for? Who plays in goal? Who had the most selections? Check out your team of the season.

Antoine Griezmann says his chances of a Manchester United move are '6/10'

Mon, 22 May 2017 20:02:07 GMT

Atletico Madrid star Antoine Griezmann says a transfer to Manchester United is 'possible', adding there is a 'six out of 10' chance.