Fri, 28 Oct 2016 11:29:23 GMTRebels in Syria announce an offensive aimed at breaking the government's siege of eastern Aleppo.
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 09:12:26 GMTLeaders of a militia who took over a wildlife refuge in Oregon are cleared, in a surprise verdict.
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 04:53:55 GMTPhilippine President Rodrigo Duterte says he will clean up his language after God gave him an ultimatum.
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 03:59:52 GMTNato is not seeking confrontation with Russia despite deploying 4,000 troops to eastern Europe, the alliance's chief tells the BBC.
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 11:15:31 GMTRepublican vice-presidential candidate Mike Pence's plane skids off a runway on landing in New York.
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 05:45:02 GMTA bus driver has died in Brisbane, Australia, after a passenger threw an "item" which set him on fire, say police.
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 08:42:56 GMTA Pennsylvania man is sentenced to 18 months in jail for hacking celebrity accounts.
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 06:25:14 GMTRiot police arrest almost 120 protesters blocking the path of the Dakota Access pipeline.
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 09:06:40 GMTA Wada report on the anti-doping methods employed at Rio 2016 highlights "serious failings" at this summer's Olympic Games.
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 07:12:04 GMTColombia's ELN rebels begin the process of freeing a hostage, a condition for talks, officials say.
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 09:16:28 GMTAbout 70 migrants remaining at the Calais 'Jungle' camp are allowed to sleep at the site, as work continues to dismantle it.
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 09:33:25 GMTA parking space in a prestigious residential area of Hong Kong sells for a record-breaking HK$4.8m ($0.62m; £0.51m).
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 00:21:22 GMTOne year on from the relaxation of China's one child policy, what impact has it had?
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 08:46:16 GMTMosul battle: IS goes on propaganda offensive
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 23:55:30 GMTThe BBC finds young people still living among the fires in the Calais migrant camp known as the 'Jungle'.
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 10:03:40 GMTUS first lady Michelle Obama has appeared for the first time during the presidential election race with Hillary Clinton.
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 03:23:19 GMTA Syrian family accepted for asylum in the UK have their relocation plans cancelled twice.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 09:32:46 GMTA young Tunisian woman was photographed naked by a friend of her father's. He then used the images to silence her - until one day she snapped and took a bloody revenge. This story is part of the BBC's Shame series, which examines a disturbing new phenomenon - the use of private or sexually explicit images to blackmail and shame young people, mainly girls and women, in some of the world's most conservative societies. Explore all the stories and join the conversation at www.bbc.co.uk/shame
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 23:11:42 GMTSome Polish people say they no longer feel welcome in Britain after Brexit and may leave.
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 10:26:31 GMTBoy who lost all his teeth at the age of three regains smile and story goes viral in Brazil.
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 06:16:02 GMTA Japanese rail company causes anger by telling commuters that doing make-up on the train is "ugly to see".
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 11:07:39 GMTMonitors will attend Chechen weddings in order to enforce traditions.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 13:42:48 GMTCivic group tracks online phrases implying Poland ran Nazi death camps.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 11:52:37 GMTThe furry rodents are thriving in the city's forests, researchers say.
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 00:08:44 GMTRussia's high-speed trains have revolutionised rail travel - but life by the tracks has much less glamour, Seva Boiko reports.
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 08:31:05 GMTSo-called Islamic State (IS) has gone on a propaganda offensive as its enemies close in on its Iraqi stronghold, Mosul.
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 08:34:43 GMTUkraine's anti-corruption drive reveals that some top politicians, including the prime minister, have huge wealth, Tom Burridge reports.
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 00:39:31 GMTPhotographer Abid Bhat documents the story of 14-year-old Insha Mushtaq, who lost vision in both her eyes after being hit by pellets in Indian-administered Kashmir.
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 00:23:34 GMTJohn Sudworth investigates the role of the state in China's family policy a year on from the end of the one-child rule.
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 00:45:41 GMTRare 19th century photographs of Shanghai by English photographer William Saunders go on show in London in first public exhibition devoted to his work.
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 23:07:39 GMTCan Brazil's "oil capital", Macae, bounce back after the Petrobras scandal?
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 00:11:47 GMTThe BBC's Katy Watson reports on how investing in CCTV and deploying the army may have helped reduce the crime rate in Honduras, once the murder hot spot of the world.