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Brexit: EU demands 'serious UK response' on citizens' rights

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 16:10:13 GMT

The top EU figure put rights centre stage as the EU-27 formally approve negotiating guidelines.

North Korea crisis: North in another 'failed' missile launch

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 19:03:49 GMT

Donald Trump says the latest North Korea test shows "disrespect" towards China and its president.

Turkish authorities block Wikipedia without giving reason

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 13:34:07 GMT

The online encyclopaedia is inaccessible under an official order, but no reason for this is given.

France election: Marine Le Pen would make Dupont-Aignan PM

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 15:06:09 GMT

Nicolas Dupont-Aignan, a mainstream nationalist defeated in round one, backs her in the run-off.

Tense moment plane lands without wheel

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 12:50:31 GMT

The aircraft was forced to make an emergency landing in Florida after losing a part mid-flight.

Italian woman 'returns mixed-race surrogate baby'

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 15:46:49 GMT

An Italian woman is accused of faking a pregnancy and then giving back the baby she bought.

Hungary education law: Orban 'to meet EU demands'

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 17:50:05 GMT

The EU threatened action over a law that could close a university founded by billionaire George Soros.

El Salvador zoo: Prosecutors investigate 'suspicious deaths'

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 17:56:47 GMT

Four animals have died at the National Zoo this year, including the much-loved hippo Gustavito.

China deports US 'spy' Sandy Phan-Gillis after conviction

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 07:14:33 GMT

A businesswoman convicted of spying by China returns home after two years in detention.

Ted 2017: Elon Musk's vision for underground road system

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 23:57:48 GMT

Elon Musk talks about networks of tunnel roads, autonomous driving, space travel and his pet snail Gary.

Breast surgeon Ian Paterson case: 'Hundreds' of other victims

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 08:51:22 GMT

Surgeon Ian Paterson was convicted of intentionally wounding patients with unnecessary operations.

Pope Francis celebrates Mass in packed Cairo stadium

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 12:02:41 GMT

Pope Francis celebrates Mass in Cairo on the final day of his visit to Egypt.

Russian authorities detain dozens at anti-Putin rallies

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 15:18:40 GMT

Protesters demand that the Russian president should not stand for re-election next year.

The 'cardinal's' tips on how to become a fashion king

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 23:38:46 GMT

'Cardinal' Ekoumany is the President of the Ivory Coast Sapeurs. Video produced by Daniel South

Donkeys in Africa under threat as demand for hides grows

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 13:29:00 GMT

The use of donkey hides in Chinese traditional medicine has seen Africa's donkey population halve in the past 20 years.

Picasso was 'misogynistic', says friend

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 04:11:07 GMT

An exhibition of Picasso's art has opened in the Gagosian museum in London, curated by a close friend.

Swayze's Dirty Dancing jacket fetches $62,500

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 03:53:55 GMT

Hundreds of other items belonging to the late US actor go under the hammer in Los Angeles.

Elon Musk's plan to beat the LA traffic

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 13:03:25 GMT

The US entrepreneur and Tesla-founder finds traffic "soul-destroying" - so he's come up with this.

In case you missed it: Cuba's got crabs

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 23:22:24 GMT

And other stories you missed this week.

10 things we didn't know last week

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 23:38:39 GMT

Miley Cyrus is in Guardians of the Galaxy, and more news nuggets.

Week in pictures: 22-28 April 2017

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 23:42:39 GMT

A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week.

Trump gladdens hearts of US gun owners

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 01:58:53 GMT

The US president tells National Rifle Association members he is on their team.

Have Hong Kong's youth lost hope in the future?

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 23:50:20 GMT

'The Hong Kong we know isn't dying. It's already dead,' says one young Hong Konger contemplating her future.

'Did you enjoy being pregnant?' - Bananarama revisit old Smash Hits questions

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 23:24:34 GMT

Is there life on Mars? Did you enjoy being pregnant? Bananarama tackle questions from the 1980s.

Trumponomics: 100 days quiz - can you take on The Donald?

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 14:48:40 GMT

Test your knowledge of the first 100 days of Donald Trump's Presidency

Amazon 'style assistant' divides opinion

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 13:31:35 GMT

Amazon's new Echo Look device takes full length photos and offers advice on outfit choices.

Iran presidential election: Five things to know

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 08:36:08 GMT

Iran is holding elections for its next president on 19 May - here are five reasons to be interested.

Sunderland 0-1 Bournemouth

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 17:39:35 GMT

Sunderland's 10-year stay in the Premier League ends with defeat against Bournemouth at the Stadium of Light.

World Championship 2017: Mark Selby will play John Higgins in final

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 19:13:31 GMT

Defending champion Mark Selby reaches the World Championship final for the third time in four years, where he will play John Higgins.

Anthony Joshua v Wladimir Klitschko: Do you agree with Fury, Lewis or Woodhall?

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 19:16:37 GMT

Anthony Joshua starts as favourite to beat Wladimir Klitschko but do the pundits agree? And who will you vote for?

Anthony Joshua v Wladimir Klitschko: Which heavyweight boxing great are you?

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 13:44:57 GMT

Find out which heavyweight great you have most in common with. Are you all-out aggression, a strategist or the greatest of all time?

Stuttgart Open: Maria Sharapova beaten by Kristina Mladenovic

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 17:50:16 GMT

Maria Sharapova suffers a first loss following her 15-month doping ban as Kristina Mladenovic beats her in the semi-finals of the Stuttgart Open.

Seven ways the world has changed

Tue, 25 Apr 2017 16:43:18 GMT

Seven ways Donald Trump's presidency has changed the US and its relationship with the world.

100 days: America in a time of Trump

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 00:14:02 GMT

Trump's election was a celebration for some, a calamity for others. What's the state of the nation now?

What has President Trump said about your country in his first 100 days?

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 11:01:45 GMT

Find out what President Trump has said about where you live since he was inaugurated in January.

Trump's 100 Days: Newlyweds split over president's performance

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 21:56:51 GMT

Tom voted Trump, Gretchen for Clinton, and they got married after the election.

Donald Trump's first 100 days in 100 of his own words

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 23:14:21 GMT

The tale of Donald Trump's first three months as president - using 100 of his own words.