Mon, 05 Dec 2016 23:25:24 GMTOne of India's most influential and colourful politicians, J Jayalalitha, dies at the age of 68.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 22:45:01 GMTRussia and China veto a draft UN resolution calling for a ceasefire in Syria's embattled city of Aleppo.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 22:30:12 GMTUS ex-Vice-President and climate activist Al Gore holds talks with Donald Trump and his daughter.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 21:46:55 GMTBrazilian club Chapecoense, who lost 19 players and staff in an air crash en route to the Copa Sudamericana final, are awarded the trophy.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 21:15:32 GMTItaly's outgoing PM Matteo Renzi will resign after the 2017 budget is passed in coming days.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 22:53:16 GMTA top Brazilian judge orders Senate head Renan Calheiros to stand down over embezzlement charges.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 14:26:22 GMTTwelve fashion workers are reportedly jailed in Iran for "spreading prostitution" via online images.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 19:25:28 GMTA US father who left his toddler to die in a hot car has been sentenced to life in prison without parole.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 17:44:02 GMTGermans are urged not to scapegoat migrants, as an Afghan youth is suspected of rape and murder.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 22:03:39 GMTFrench Socialist PM Manuel Valls announces he is standing in next year's presidential election.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 15:46:48 GMTA viral video which hides its real message in plain sight has clocked up millions of views.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 22:11:46 GMTThe murder case of a South Carolina officer who shot a fleeing black motorist ends in a mistrial.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 17:08:28 GMTUS President-elect Donald Trump has attacked China on social media - how might Beijing respond?
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 13:11:32 GMTUzbekistan has elected a new president. Prime Minister Shavkat Mirziyoyev won with a landslide victory.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 13:17:01 GMTJuliet Ehimuan Chiazor is the country manager for Google in Nigeria. For her, supporting and sharing is key to success.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 14:03:14 GMTManno was taken from his mother in Africa as a baby and ended up in the Middle East, before being re-homed in Kenya.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 23:27:35 GMTA man and his dog are airlifted from chest-high floods in the Costa del Sol region of Spain.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 22:31:13 GMTNewly-elected Austrian President Alexander Van der Bellen promises to be "pro-European" and open-minded.
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 23:40:51 GMTA small tornado descends on Russia's Olympic city Sochi as stormy weather batters the coastline.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 18:29:02 GMTCustomers will be able to select items and walk out without waiting to pay at the Amazon Go shop.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 14:40:25 GMTPolice in Seattle arrest a suspect after a stolen BMW was tracked and the doors locked remotely.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 15:35:40 GMTFree meals, haircuts and even tombstones on offer if people convert dollars into lira.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 12:29:17 GMTElderly care home offers vouchers if people visit their parents regularly.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 15:12:21 GMTInternet project gives daily updates from major figures in a Facebook-style format.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 22:26:28 GMTDonald Trump claims the US media is crooked and biased. So where do his supporters get their news?
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 22:21:34 GMTIn June 2015, G7 leaders took a group photo, 17 months later, five of them are out of power or close to it.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 22:40:58 GMTThe BBC's Seoul correspondent Stephen Evans profiles the controversial leader.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 22:27:09 GMTA father in China is accused of exploiting his daughter’s cancer in order to get donations.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 17:59:03 GMTAn organised crime ring was giving out real US visas in Ghana's capital Accra for a decade - how did they get away with it for so long?
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 11:07:05 GMTHow one Afghan migrant woman was followed by her allegedly abusive husband to the gates of Europe.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 00:52:03 GMTWomen in India are "loitering" together at night time to change attitudes about what females can do.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 00:11:28 GMTThree Lebanese women have launched an app designed to stop street harassment.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 01:04:39 GMTDespite not having been paid for months, these surgeons are fighting for lives on childbirth wards.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 02:05:01 GMTAlong with making a religious statement, the hijab is now central to fashion in the Muslim world.