Wed, 19 Oct 2016 23:44:42 GMTWhat's it like to find out your parents are in fact your aunt and uncle? Those affected describe their feelings.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 11:49:39 GMTA gorilla that escaped its enclosure at London Zoo drank five litres of blackcurrant squash before being tranquillised. What impact would this have had?
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 00:15:19 GMTWhen Brryan Jackson's father injected his infant son with HIV-infected blood, he hoped he'd never see him grow up. More than two decades later, he's full of life and hope for the future.
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 00:17:01 GMTIt was reported last week that the Russian news organisation, Pravda, was about to open an office in Scotland. Is this really true?
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 00:14:11 GMTAfter learning that Julian Assange and Pamela Anderson are pals, can you identify some other unlikely friends?
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 00:24:29 GMTPoet Hollie McNish has written many poems about her own experience of being a mother. She has now spent two months talking to other mums for Woman's Hour on BBC radio.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 00:03:53 GMTWhat happened when I went speed dating in Washington DC and talked about nothing but the election.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 23:03:18 GMTIn 1996 Jennifer Ringley switched on a webcam and opened her life to the public for seven years. Then she logged off - completely. What was it all about?
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 00:34:23 GMTAre algorithms used to give US criminals computer-generated "risk scores" as fair as they first appear?
Sat, 15 Oct 2016 23:20:48 GMTAn active volcano is a truly spectacular sight - but getting up close in the wrong footwear is a nerve-wracking business, finds Simon Parker.
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 04:10:23 GMTBob Dylan's Nobel Prize reignites the debate about whether song lyrics can ever be considered literature - is it time to finally tear down the cultural barriers?
Thu, 13 Oct 2016 23:57:45 GMTHow I went from being a left-leaning north Londoner to becoming one of Texas's most prominent conservatives.
Wed, 12 Oct 2016 00:17:23 GMTProfessional clowns are struggling to fight back against the hysteria surrounding the "evil" imposters that threaten their livelihood - and even their safety.
Wed, 12 Oct 2016 23:05:31 GMTIn Mexico, organised crime reaches everywhere, even into the smallest village - except for one small town in the state of Michoacan.
Wed, 12 Oct 2016 23:08:55 GMTA young Syrian street artist offers sharp and hopeful commentary on the country's ongoing civil war.
Tue, 11 Oct 2016 23:26:31 GMTFew US presidential candidates have been disliked as much as Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton - but attacks on Clinton in particular have sometimes displayed open hatred. Why?
Mon, 10 Oct 2016 01:33:08 GMTGoing to university is often thought of as a rite of passage for many young people, but some are breaking away from this tradition.
Sun, 09 Oct 2016 23:41:31 GMTIn Morocco, it's not easy for women to walk the streets unmolested. Morgan Meaker hears from some who want to put an end to endemic harassment.
Tue, 04 Oct 2016 23:23:33 GMTThe unmasking of the true identity of Italian novelist Elena Ferrante has caused anger among her fans - why are they so upset, asks Lucy Alexander.
Sat, 08 Oct 2016 23:34:56 GMTWhich presents the greater threat to South Korean daily life - North Korean missiles or Seoul's bus drivers?
Tue, 11 Oct 2016 23:29:12 GMTAs Samsung stops manufacturing the Galaxy Note 7, how well do you remember these other product recalls?
Sat, 08 Oct 2016 01:36:56 GMTThe family who rescued a magpie - which rescued them right back.
Sat, 08 Oct 2016 23:51:41 GMTOne of Saddam Hussein's palaces in Basra is now home to the town's museum.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:26:58 GMTThey called her Pakistan's "Kim Kardashian". The story of Qandeel Baloch's murder by her brother began with suggestive selfies with a prominent Muslim cleric. The first of a three-part series.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 23:08:44 GMTHow online chats with an American YouTuber have got one Saudi teenager in trouble.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 00:51:19 GMTIn 1986, the BBC followed a young, married couple as they moved into their new home in south London. After 30 years of rocketing house prices, we return to the same property to find a very different residential set-up.
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 04:32:41 GMTEvery year in Great Britain, 20 people die in accidents caused by drivers using mobile phones. Do people understand the danger?
Tue, 11 Oct 2016 23:45:05 GMTIn a referendum in October 1988, Chileans voted to end General Pinochet's rule. Eugenio Garcia was in charge of the opposition's TV campaign.
Sat, 08 Oct 2016 00:15:31 GMTA salon in west London attracts customers from all over the world, thanks to a poster of the North Korean president that went viral two years ago.
Thu, 06 Oct 2016 23:34:42 GMTTeenage skier's jaw-dropping parkour routine impresses millions.
Wed, 05 Oct 2016 23:51:00 GMTWhy is it some people can happily study to a soundtrack while others demand absolute silence?
Tue, 04 Oct 2016 23:33:17 GMTHeavily armed Thai forces stormed Thammasat University campus, killing dozens of students to end protests and usher in another period of military rule.
Mon, 03 Oct 2016 08:09:09 GMTOn average, 185 operations were carried out every week in the UK in 2014-15 to amputate the limbs of people with complications linked to diabetes.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 23:19:04 GMTIn September 1971, inmates seized control of the Attica Correctional Facility in New York state - Carlos Roche was one of the prisoners.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 13:21:00 GMTMeet Mohammad Alaa Jaleel. He lives in Aleppo, Syria, where many have fled, leaving behind their cats.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 23:39:03 GMTIn September 1978, Bulgarian dissident and journalist Georgi Markov was killed with a poisoned umbrella in London. The doctor who tried to save his life recalls what happened.
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:13:39 GMTAs controversy surrounds sales of weapons to Saudi Arabia, the BBC examines the UK's trade in arms.
Wed, 14 Sep 2016 00:46:20 GMTIn 1948, an African prince, Seretse Khama, married a white middle-class clerk in the UK provoking shock in Britain and Africa.
Wed, 07 Sep 2016 00:33:14 GMTWARNING: CONTAINS VERY STRONG LANGUAGE Killings in Chicago have hit a 20-year high as the grim toll for homicides passes 500. The BBC's Ian Pannell and Darren Conway explore a world where gangs and guns rule.
Wed, 07 Sep 2016 08:36:54 GMTOn 9 September 1976, China's communist revolutionary leader Chairman Mao died. Sidney Rittenberg knew him well.
Mon, 05 Sep 2016 23:40:19 GMTBBC's undercover reporter shown Breaking Bad style lab making 'legal high' drugs to send to the UK.
Tue, 30 Aug 2016 23:26:25 GMTAt the Paralympic Games in Sydney, Kenyan distance runner Henry Wanyoike won his first gold medal
Wed, 24 Aug 2016 02:02:59 GMTIn September 1960, Margaret Maughan won Great Britain's first ever Paralympics medal.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 00:03:18 GMTThe Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 15:58:44 GMTHow fast an 85-year-old can run a marathon, and more news nuggets.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 16:32:50 GMTFind out what's buzzing in the social media world today.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 23:38:55 GMTOfficials defend hunters following outcry over slaying of bear who was social media star.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 13:17:50 GMTSobering-up stations will be set up in 11 World Cup host cities.
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 11:21:04 GMTSocial media backlash over chef's comments forces St Petersburg restaurant to close.
Thu, 06 Oct 2016 23:23:04 GMTSweden is often regarded as a model European state, but it has become one of the continent's biggest exporters of jihadists, per head of population.
Fri, 07 Oct 2016 03:24:56 GMTIt's 25 years since women joined the ranks of the Magic Circle - but female magicians still only make up 5% of members.
Thu, 06 Oct 2016 11:03:04 GMTA sleek, modernist concrete house built in the middle of a rural beauty spot wins a BBC News vote to find readers' favourite new British building.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 10:50:12 GMTA man has been bitten by a spider on the penis for a second time. Which part of the body do you most want to avoid getting bitten or stung?
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 11:56:02 GMTThe Republican candidate appeared to use an unusual adverb in his debate against Hillary Clinton. Or did he?
Thu, 15 Sep 2016 12:25:45 GMTUK electricity prices soared as much of the country has experienced a heatwave. Why was demand for energy so high when it was hot?
Wed, 24 Aug 2016 13:34:37 GMTJeremy Corbyn has been criticised for being filmed sitting on the floor on a Virgin train when there were seats available. On a busy train, what is the deal with sitting in reserved but empty seats?
Sun, 14 Aug 2016 00:05:52 GMTWho was this athlete whose record has taken two millennia to beat?
Thu, 11 Aug 2016 23:36:14 GMTWho was this athlete whose record has taken two millennia to beat?
Thu, 26 May 2016 23:00:50 GMTMount Athos in Greece may be the largest area in the world from which women - and female animals - are banned. What lies behind the ban?
Tue, 24 May 2016 23:56:10 GMTCanadian fishermen have been celebrating after catching two bright blue lobsters. But just how unusual is this?
Tue, 24 May 2016 13:30:49 GMTThe process of starting from scratch in an unfamiliar country.