Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:15:06 GMTRescuers in central Italy say up to 30 people are missing after a hotel was hit by an avalanche.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:28:05 GMTAdama Barrow says he will be sworn in as Gambian president in Senegal as Yahya Jammeh refuses to go.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 07:43:43 GMTAna-Alecia Ayala, who has died from cancer, inspired millions by dancing on camera in hospital.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 01:50:58 GMTThroughout his time in the White House, Michelle Obama's personal hairdresser has become a flamboyant social media star.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:35:55 GMTTens of firefighters were inside as the 17-storey structure fell to the ground in a matter seconds.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 07:56:12 GMTThe bus collided with a truck in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 21:33:43 GMTPresident Barack Obama has revealed his advice to Donald Trump in his final press conference.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:15:54 GMTDefending champion Novak Djokovic is beaten in five sets by world number 117 Denis Istomin in the Australian Open second round.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 22:01:57 GMTScientists identify three little-known diseases which could cause the next global health emergency.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 04:46:02 GMTA judge rules there is not enough evidence to justify arresting Lee Jae-yong for corruption.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 04:55:40 GMTJonathan Schwartz admits stealing over $7m from the singer and other celebrities, prosecutors say.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:49:49 GMTMalaysia's prime minister says the Rohingya crisis is no longer Myanmar's internal affair.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 05:58:17 GMTToshio Motoya claims in a book available in his APA hotels that the Nanjing massacre did not take place.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:05:09 GMTManchester United top the Deloitte Football Money League for the first time since 2003-04 after generating record revenue in the 2015-16 season.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 08:21:05 GMTAn Italian rescue official has said that a number of people have been killed after a hotel was hit by an avalanche close to the Gran Sasso mountain in the Abruzzo region.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 07:00:01 GMTA girl, who was kidnapped as a baby 18 years ago, has defended the woman who took her from a Florida hospital.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 23:23:28 GMTJeremy Bowen reports from the ruins of eastern Aleppo where 40,000 people have returned home.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 19:17:17 GMTMore than 50 House Democrats are boycotting Donald Trump's inauguration ceremony amid a feud between the president-elect and civil rights activist John Lewis.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 07:48:38 GMTWebcams have caught the dramatic eruption of Mexico's Colima volcano, which has seen an increase in activity since October.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 09:53:37 GMTWhy are the numbers of courgettes being exported to northern Europe from Italy and Spain falling?
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Wed, 18 Jan 2017 18:03:32 GMTThe 200-tonne ice carousel was created by Janne Kapylehto, using a chainsaw.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 03:29:59 GMTThe iconic brand of salty yeast spread is bought by Bega Cheese from US giant Mondelez in $A460m deal
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 10:18:41 GMTFlush strength, front and back bidets, and air drying are all common features of toilets in Japan.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:03:10 GMTHong Kong has spent 20 years under Chinese sovereignty. What's changed?
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 01:53:50 GMTWhat the chief executive's relationship with alcohol reveals about the occupants of the White House.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 22:05:18 GMTScientists have shortlisted three little-known diseases that they think could become the next global health emergency.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 08:30:16 GMTAfter mould is reportedly found in the popular children's toy - should parents be worried?
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 00:47:56 GMTPlane crashes in residential areas are extremely rare, largely because of the skill of pilots in a crisis.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 00:14:56 GMTFree trade has been a dominant part of the post-WW2 global economy, but it is now being challenged.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 12:25:32 GMTPhotographs from inside a Turkish pigeon auction in Sanliurfa.
Mon, 16 Jan 2017 08:35:24 GMTA selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken over the past week.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 09:20:46 GMTA selection of the best photos from across Africa this week.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 01:40:31 GMTPhotographer John Vink captures the work behind the scenes keeping the ski slopes open at Saint Sorlin d'Arves in France.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 05:58:59 GMTJohanna Konta reaches the third round of the Australian Open but fellow Britons Heather Watson and Kyle Edmund go out.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 21:29:47 GMTLewis Hamilton backs Mercedes' choice of Valtteri Bottas as a replacement for Nico Rosberg, team boss Toto Wolff has said.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:11:09 GMTAn attack on a Turkish nightclub revives a debate over whether the country's secular side is under threat.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:01:06 GMTKorean Air is believed to be the only major airline that routinely carries electric stun guns on its planes.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:06:08 GMTThe BBC's Jonathan Head looks into why Thailand's roads are among the most lethal in the world.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:10:43 GMTA growing number of snake farms are being set up in Kenya to attract paying visitors and breed snakes for export to Europe and North America.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:07:32 GMTThe vegan aiming to make the perfect meatless burger to please even "the hardcore meat lover".
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 14:35:08 GMTIntelligence briefings, flying saucer sightings and psychic tests are all part of the archive.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 17:32:25 GMTThe BBC's Kevin Connolly gauges reaction in the European Parliament to the UK PM's Brexit pledges.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 07:56:16 GMTAs Barack Obama steps down as US president, the BBC's Nancy Kacungira looks back at his legacy in Africa.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 13:44:17 GMTThe Yiwu-to-Barking express is the newest way to send your freight from China to Europe.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:48:55 GMTDonald Trump's mother Mary Anne MacLeod grew up on the Hebridean island of Lewis.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 21:25:39 GMTThe world watches as Mr Trump is sworn in as the 45th US president on 20 January.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 22:19:47 GMTThe first of two animated opinion pieces for BBC Newsnight looking ahead to Donald Trump's presidency. Roger Kimball, art critic, social commentator and editor of The New Criterion, says the moral panic needs to stop.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 00:18:04 GMTThe businessman's surprise win in the US election has already had a major impact on the world.