Sat, 10 Dec 2016 00:35:48 GMTGambia's leader rejects the result of the presidential election, a week after admitting defeat.
Sat, 10 Dec 2016 01:05:10 GMTPresident Barack Obama orders a review of cyber-attacks, blamed on Russia, that shook the US election.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 20:16:50 GMTPrince Andrew issues a statement to "terminate" newspaper "speculation and innuendo" about his daughters.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 22:36:05 GMTJapan launches a cargo ship carrying a space junk collector designed to gather debris in space.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 23:35:09 GMTThe South Carolina man accused of killing nine black church-goers chuckles as he admits it.
Sat, 10 Dec 2016 00:41:14 GMTThe world's largest cold energy storage plant, which can act like a giant battery for renewable energy, is being commissioned at a site near Manchester.
Sat, 10 Dec 2016 00:02:18 GMTDonald Trump is set to pick another Goldman Sachs executive, Gary Cohn, for his cabinet.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 20:37:51 GMTUS media giant 21st Century Fox has made a takeover approach for Sky, the UK-based satellite broadcaster.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 23:51:17 GMTUS actress Jennifer Lawrence apologises about scratching her "butt" on sacred rocks in Hawaii.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 23:01:05 GMTGhana's opposition leader Nana Akufo-Addo wins Wednesday's presidential election.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 15:59:43 GMTMore than 1,000 Russian athletes were involved in a state-sponsored doping programme for four years from 2011, a new report claims.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 18:40:45 GMTHundreds of Aleppo men are reported missing after leaving rebel areas, the UN says.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 16:32:48 GMTPolice in Rotterdam arrest a man suspected of preparing a terrorist act
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 23:27:28 GMTAnna Holligan reports on Geert Wilders' hate speech and what his conviction means for politics.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 17:09:05 GMTThe new European Council headquarters in Brussels, the Europa Building, has been unveiled.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 17:57:14 GMTUkraine police are investigating a man accused of cheating the state out of more than €100m. He denies all allegations.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 18:00:51 GMTThe BBC's Duncan Kennedy investigates the work of self-styled paedophile hunter groups in the UK.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 19:29:00 GMTHARDtalk is in Oslo to speak to President Juan Manuel Santos of Colombia who says the Nobel peace prize he’s been awarded is ‘a gift from heaven.’
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 17:41:32 GMTA couple saving for their own home have bought a house for asylum seekers instead.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 18:51:05 GMTWatch the latest news summary from BBC World News. International news updated 24 hours a day.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 15:52:27 GMTA court in the Netherlands finds Geert Wilders guilty of inciting discrimination, but gives no punishment.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 15:18:42 GMTA row erupts over false claims that the new Star Wars film was reshot to add anti-Trump scenes.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 21:52:02 GMTIcelandic football fans are nominated as Fifa fans of the year for their iconic chant during the Euros.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 23:57:44 GMTDonald Trump says Barack Obama told him of an unspecified "big problem for the country". What could it be?
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 09:12:00 GMTThe bizarre tale of how an argument over a puppy led to revelations about South Korea's president.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:05:47 GMTWilliam Dalrymple and Anita Anand demolish some myths about the world's most controversial diamond.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 16:56:19 GMTPresident Yahya Jammeh of The Gambia surprised the world earlier this month when he lost elections - the BBC's Umaru Fofana looks at the reasons behind his defeat.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:46:18 GMTFamily portraits that show progress resulting from access to water and sanitation
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 09:25:10 GMTA selection of the best photos from across Africa this week.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 02:38:32 GMTPortraits of the female veterans who risked their lives for their country
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 01:30:10 GMTThe finalists of the 2016 Through the Lens photography awards discuss their images of the British Isles.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 14:48:38 GMTEach week, we publish a gallery of readers' pictures on a set theme. This week, we asked for your pictures on the theme "Lines".
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 22:57:03 GMTEngland captain Dylan Hartley is sent off six minutes after coming on as Northampton lose to Leinster in the Champions Cup.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 21:39:45 GMTUK Sport's decision to remove funding from badminton could end the careers of Olympic medallists, says Badminton England.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 14:50:56 GMTFernando Alonso's manager Flavio Briatore says the Spaniard will 'respect' his McLaren contract after speculation linking him to Mercedes.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 22:36:10 GMTWatch five great shots as table-topping Newcastle Eagles beat second-place Leicester Riders by a convincing 92-73 score.
Sat, 10 Dec 2016 01:10:14 GMTThroughout the long battle for Aleppo, as Syria's most ancient city has been blasted into ruins around him, one man has worked continuously to preserve an image of the city as it once was.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 16:14:00 GMTSan Francisco Airport has its own therapy pig, and more news nuggets.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 19:53:34 GMTA heart-breaking letter about life in Aleppo from a doctor who has seen many things, but never this.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 01:55:47 GMTA selection of images from the life and career of US actor Kirk Douglas, who celebrates his 100th birthday on 9 December.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:50:13 GMTIt's a rare thing in cinema for a film to receive a round of applause before its titles appear. But that's what has been happening at early screenings of Oscar-tipped musical La La Land.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:01:02 GMTThe arrest of an Afghan asylum seeker over a murder in Germany triggers tension and debate over immigrant crime.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 11:32:23 GMTPopulist leader Geert Wilders is leading opinion polls, but will Dutch voters back him in March elections?
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:32:27 GMTThe Magazine's weekly quiz of the news, 7 days 7 questions.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:30:25 GMTAmerica's biggest shopping mall hosted its first African American Father Christmas this year - but black Santas have been around for decades and even played a role in the civil rights movement.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:16:14 GMTYuliya Stepanova has won worldwide fame for what she dared to do off the track, but fears she may never return home.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:20:12 GMTA BBC campaign to map street harassment of women reveals reports of harassment from 43 cities in 29 countries over just one weekend.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:22:21 GMTBecci answers readers' questions about living with self-harm
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:23:05 GMTCoach reveals how she became the first female to win a top-flight championship with a men’s team.