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Card queen

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 21:34:47 GMT

Not many professional gamblers are bipolar women, but Cat Hulbert was one of the best - and she delighted in winning money from men.

Aleppo battle: Syria rebels 'withdraw from old city'

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 11:18:07 GMT

Syrian rebels withdraw from Aleppo's old city and call for a truce to allow civilian evacuations.

Pakistan International Airways flight crashes in north

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 13:04:58 GMT

A Pakistan Airlines flight with more than 40 people on board crashes in the north of the country.

Donald Trump is Time magazine's Person of the Year

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 13:02:41 GMT

US President-elect Donald Trump is named Time magazine's Person of the Year for 2016.

Yemen conflict: UN official accuses world of ignoring crisis

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 22:18:56 GMT

Hunger and disease stalk Yemenis with no end in sight as the war grinds on, writes Fergal Keane.

Deadly magnitude 6.5 earthquake hits Aceh in Indonesia

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 09:55:47 GMT

An earthquake off Indonesia's northern Aceh province kills at least 97, say military officials.

Italy's Renzi to address party amid political turmoil

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 12:25:10 GMT

Italy's outgoing prime minister will meet his Democratic Party, as he prepares to leave office.

Woman gives birth to grandson for her daughter

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 11:07:37 GMT

A woman has given birth to her own grandchild by having a surrogate baby for her daughter.

Apple says iPhones safe despite China 'fires'

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 09:26:58 GMT

Apple has blamed "external factors" for a handful of iPhone batteries overheating in China.

Banks fined $520m for euro rate rigging

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 12:13:55 GMT

HSBC, JPMorgan and Credit Agricole fined €485m (£413m) for rigging a key interest rate between 2005 and 2008.

Arrest over threats to Brexit challenger

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 12:48:21 GMT

A man is arrested over alleged online threats against Gina Miller, the woman behind the Brexit legal challenge.

Thailand investigates BBC over King Maha Vajiralongkorn profile

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 13:23:30 GMT

The BBC could be prosecuted if Thailand decides a profile of the new king breaks lese majeste laws.

Australian court approves intersex child's surgery

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 05:30:49 GMT

A five-year-old child born genetically male will grow up as a sterilised female after a court ruling.

The journalists risking their lives to film in Aleppo

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 13:13:30 GMT

The journalists who risk their lives documenting Aleppo speak of the difficult choices they have to make.

Yemen's war leaves children on the brink of famine

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 22:04:54 GMT

Yemen's war leaves children on the brink of famine

Damon defends his role in Chinese film 'The Great Wall'

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 17:30:51 GMT

Actor Matt Damon has defended his role in the Chinese film The Great Wall following accusations of 'whitewashing'.

Pearl Harbor survivor, 103, recalls 'human torches'

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:41:55 GMT

James Downing, a 103-year-old Pearl Harbor survivor, shares his vivid memories of how the day unfolded.

Myanmar Rakhine: Inside the closed Rakhine region

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 05:24:30 GMT

The BBC has obtained footage from inside Myanmar's Rakhine state, where allegations have emerged of ethnic cleansing against the Rohingya community.

Canada's Justin Trudeau has tearful reunion with Syrian refugee

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 19:31:43 GMT

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau wiped away tears at a reunion with a Syrian refugee who he welcomed at Toronto Pearson International airport last year.

Megyn Kelly: 'I think Trump felt betrayed'

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:47:03 GMT

Fox News presenter Megyn Kelly tells the BBC about her feud with Donald Trump over his treatment of women, and how her gender may have fuelled the backlash against her.

World news in one minute

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 05:00:00 GMT

Watch the latest news summary from BBC World News. International news updated 24 hours a day.

Girl's party invitation attracts 1.2m

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 11:38:04 GMT

More than a million people say they will attend a Mexican girl's party after the invitation goes viral.

Clares Rocket: Family delighted as 'kidnapped 1m euro greyhound' comes home

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 12:57:06 GMT

The trainers of a kidnapped greyhound, believed to be worth up to 1m euros, are "delighted" the dog has been found.

How China could tackle Trump - Barbara Plett Usher

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:29:25 GMT

There are many ways China could respond to any further provocations from Donald Trump after his Taiwan call.

From US Dream to Asian ambition - Andreas Schleicher

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:02:06 GMT

Why do Asian countries do so well in global education rankings? The OECD's education director says it reflects a belief that all pupils can succeed.

The top contenders to be France's president

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 09:11:48 GMT

Profiles of the leading candidates to become France's president in the election in April and May 2017.

Why is Bangalore stuck in traffic jams?

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 03:53:16 GMT

The hot topic of conversation in India's Bangalore city these days is the unending traffic jams.

How did fake US embassy operate in Ghana for a decade?

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 17:59:03 GMT

An 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?

Fighting for Vietnam

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 02:38:32 GMT

Portraits of the female veterans who risked their lives for their country

The beauty of Britain

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 01:30:10 GMT

The finalists of the 2016 Through the Lens photography awards discuss their images of the British Isles.

Your pictures

Thu, 01 Dec 2016 14:48:38 GMT

Each week, we publish a gallery of readers' pictures on a set theme. This week, we asked for your pictures on the theme "Lines".

Africa's top shots: 25 November-1 December 2016

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 10:53:50 GMT

A selection of the best photos from across Africa this week.

Living near the Arctic Circle

Thu, 01 Dec 2016 01:06:07 GMT

Photographer Ed Gold's images from the remote community of Galena in Alaska, USA.

Dario Gradi to answer FA questions over ex-Chelsea scout Heath

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 12:55:08 GMT

The FA is to quiz Dario Gradi over claims he "smoothed over" a sex assault complaint against a Chelsea scout.

Chapecoense plane crash: Bolivia arrests LaMia airline boss

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 02:04:21 GMT

Bolivian authorities arrest the head of the airline involved in the Chapecoense air disaster.

Dubai Ladies Masters: Caddie dies after collapsing during first round

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 08:46:14 GMT

The Dubai Ladies Masters is suspended following the death of a caddie during play.

Sendings-off and bat restrictions planned after MCC world committee meeting

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 10:19:10 GMT

Sendings-off and bat size restrictions are set to be introduced into the laws in 2017, following an MCC World Cricket Committee meeting.

Air Force $

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 12:02:55 GMT

Military gear, special shielding and its own defence systems - Air Force One is two of a kind.

Numbers game

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 13:18:45 GMT

For a second day, Paris is cutting car numbers according to odd or even licence plates. Do such schemes work?

Defence secrets

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 03:56:51 GMT

Ukraine's defence contracts are cloaked in secrecy and reformers complain of corruption, David Stern reports.

Beating Parkinson's

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 02:20:08 GMT

Parkinson's disease stopped 32-year-old Emma drawing and writing but a new invention is changing her life.

Trolls and triumph

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 04:24:33 GMT

Politics and social media has collided under President Rodrigo Duterte of the Philippines.

Broke this Christmas?

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 02:25:14 GMT

A radical solution to Xmas overspending, from blogger Emily Hedlund.

Smoke and mirrors

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 03:41:00 GMT

Research has cast doubt on a UN-backed project to reduce pollution-induced illness in the world's poorest children by providing 100 million homes with a smoke-free stove.

Back with a bang

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 01:53:30 GMT

Dancehall star Sean Paul on topping the charts, becoming a father and living next door to Usain Bolt.

China blockbuster?

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 17:56:50 GMT

China seeks to rival Hollywood with its lavish epic The Great Wall, starring Matt Damon

Dressing America's first ladies

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 17:50:16 GMT

As a number of designers say they'd refuse to dress Melania Trump, Newsbeat looks at the fashion choices of previous first ladies.

'I've grown so much as a person'

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:10:32 GMT

Celebrity Bake and Great British Bake-Off Winner Nadiya Hussain talks to the BBC 100 Women season about writing, parenting and her identity as a British Muslim.

‘Man up!’ Saying no to period leave

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:14:34 GMT

Churan Zheng, an events organiser in China, told the BBC all women should be offered menstrual leave, but some readers disagreed.

BBC 100 Women 2016: Who are our forgotten women? Join our edit-a-thon

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 08:29:51 GMT

BBC's 100 Women is holding an international edit-a-thon to increase female biographies on Wikipedia - tell us who you want to add.

Both ‘too big’ and ‘too small’

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:11:08 GMT

Iskra Lawrence never fitted into a fashion industry box... so she decided to use social media to create her own.

Rainbow bank

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 14:15:50 GMT

Why two rainbow-coloured lions have sparked a debate about LGBT rights in Hong Kong.