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Islamic State battle: Mosul residents face impossible choice

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 18:58:53 GMT

Jeremy Bowen reports on the Iraqis caught in the battle to reclaim from western Mosul from so-called IS.

One dead in Oakland residential building fire

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 22:28:52 GMT

Firefighters battle a deadly fire at an apartment block in Oakland, California.

Rachel Dolezal: 'The idea of race is a lie'

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 15:51:59 GMT

Can you choose your race? Emily Maitlis speaks to the US white woman who said she was black.

Bosnian man crushes concrete blocks with head

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 14:36:23 GMT

Bosnian taekwondo champion Kerim Ahmetspahic has set a new record for crushing concrete blocks with his head.

Huge gold coin worth $1m stolen from museum

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 19:23:41 GMT

A Canadian coin, nicknamed the "big maple leaf", has been stolen from behind bulletproof glass in Germany.

Team Indus: India's race to the moon

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 10:16:09 GMT

India's Team Indus is one of five groups in a race to put a privately funded spacecraft on the Moon.

The migrants 'trapped' on the Greek island of Chios

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 23:12:11 GMT

Five hundred people have come from Turkey to Chios, Greece, in the past two weeks alone.

'Two dead' in Mosul market attack in Iraq

Mon, 27 Mar 2017 01:35:36 GMT

Mortar shells sparked a major fire in the Nabi Yunus market in east Mosul.

Russia protests: Crowds take to streets over corruption

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 17:16:08 GMT

Thousands of people take to the street of Moscow, calling for the resignation of the prime minister over corruption allegations.

Hong Kong escalator malfunction injures dozens

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 09:05:50 GMT

Dozens of people are injured when an escalator at a Hong Kong shopping centre malfunctions.

'No pause to attacks against IS' in West Mosul

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 14:01:35 GMT

Iraqi forces are continuing their offensive to drive Islamic State fighters out of western Mosul as concern grows over civilian deaths.

Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds: Fans farewell at memorial service

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 04:12:09 GMT

Fans gather to honour Debbie Reynolds and Carrie Fisher at a public memorial service in Los Angeles.

Trump's healthcare defeat: Nancy Pelosi jumps for joy

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 04:07:39 GMT

Mobile phone footage shows Nancy Pelosi jumping for joy at President Trump's Obamacare setback.

Earth Hour: Lights switched off around the globe

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 02:36:36 GMT

Lights have been going out around the globe for Earth Hour to draw attention to climate change.

Hendrix, Prince, Bowie: Making faces from music

Sun, 26 Mar 2017 00:12:19 GMT

Collage artist Hayato Takano creates portraits of famous musicians using only sheet music.

Changing to BST: Will the clock change affect your kids?

Sat, 25 Mar 2017 11:09:25 GMT

Research is under way to determine how clock changes affect children's sleep patterns.