Thu, 29 Sep 2016 15:49:00 GMTAt least one person is killed and dozens are injured, some of them critically, as a commuter train crashes at a railway station in New Jersey.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 14:02:44 GMTIndia's army carries out "surgical strikes" against suspected militants along the de-facto border with Pakistan in Kashmir.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 13:50:55 GMTOne of two lions that escaped from an enclosure in Leipzig zoo in Germany has been shot dead after attempts to use a tranquilliser failed.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:49:25 GMTThe US president says the congressional override of his veto on a bill allowing 9/11 lawsuits against Saudi Arabia sets "a dangerous precedent".
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 15:55:18 GMTRussia says it will continue bombarding rebel-held eastern Aleppo, where thousands are trapped, despite US demands for Moscow to stop.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:56:12 GMTAmos Yee, a 17-year-old blogger from Singapore, will spend six weeks in jail for online posts criticising Christianity and Islam.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:48:06 GMTRussia plans to ban "baby boxes" - the hatches introduced in many countries where desperate mothers can safely abandon a baby.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:14:30 GMTSamsung has confirmed it is in talks with US consumer watchdogs after a lawsuit against the firm over "exploding" washing machines.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 09:56:03 GMTCalifornia approves a bill ending the 10-year statute of limitations on rape, in a move prompted by allegations against US actor Bill Cosby.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 04:13:58 GMTPolice body cameras can dramatically reduce the number of complaints against officers, a major research project suggests.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 15:50:31 GMTInternational Trade Secretary Liam Fox says he wants the UK's trade with the European Union to be "at least as free" after Brexit.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 14:51:50 GMTLong queues have formed outside the Israeli parliament as people pay their respects to former Prime Minister and President Shimon Peres.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 15:24:16 GMTAmateur footage from inside New Jersey station shows the scene after a train crashed during morning rush hour, killing at least three people and injuring 100.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 23:07:01 GMTDistressing footage shows the grim reality of an Aleppo hospital. Contains upsetting footage and scenes of surgery.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 20:15:51 GMTMichelle Obama takes aim at Republican White House hopeful Donald Trump, saying "a president can’t just pop off" when he or she is upset.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 06:41:54 GMTItaly's PM says it will be "impossible" for Brexit talks to provide a deal that gives British people more rights than those outside the EU.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 09:41:08 GMTRescuers in China's eastern Zhejiang province have been searching for survivors at the site of landslides triggered by heavy rain.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 16:44:45 GMTDashcam footage captured the moment a police car brought an out of control car to a stop against barriers on the M1.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:59:49 GMTFormer US President Bill Clinton was among those paying their respects as Israel's former PM and President Shimon Peres lay in state.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 16:47:05 GMTCarlos Acosta is one of the world's leading ballet dancers. He talks about pain, and retirement.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 15:12:00 GMTA picture of a newly-arrived Syrian refugee fixing a bride's broken wedding dress in Canada is winning hearts across the world.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 11:55:57 GMTIcelandic capital switches off street lights to give people a better view of the Aurora Borealis.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 23:26:10 GMTChile's first female president, Michelle Bachelet, has made it her mission to change her country's restrictive abortion laws.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 23:24:31 GMTThe poisonous memoirs of a right-wing adviser at the Elysee Palace embarrass ex-President Nicolas Sarkozy as he plans for a presidential comeback.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 00:31:45 GMTThe peace agreement between the Colombian government and the Farc guerrilla movement brings to an end 52 years of conflict
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:10:01 GMTWhy is a bill brought by grieving families desperate to get justice 15 years on from the 9/11 attack so controversial, and what are its wider implications?
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 12:44:40 GMTThe BBC's Ayeshea Perera looks at the ramifications of the lynching of a Muslim man in northern India over rumours that his family had slaughtered a cow and eaten beef.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 22:58:41 GMTPhotographer Jim Grover spent four hours making pictures of people on London's Westminster Bridge.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 04:08:48 GMTThe Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are in Canada with their children, Prince George and Princess Charlotte, for a royal tour, five years after they first visited the country as newly-weds.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 09:12:20 GMTHundreds of people take part in a gruelling race challenge at Banchory in Aberdeenshire.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 21:39:58 GMTEurope's Danny Willett says sorry for an article written by his brother which calls American Ryder Cup fans "imbeciles".
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:39:39 GMTBarnsley sack assistant boss Tommy Wright following allegations of football corruption in a Daily Telegraph investigation.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:25:10 GMTLewis Hamilton says he needs to "drive better" in Malaysia this weekend to get his world title campaign back on track.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 12:34:41 GMTA new "three person" fertility technique is about saving lives, not tailor-making babies, one of the doctors who carried out the first procedure tells the BBC.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 07:15:01 GMTSecrecy and silence surrounds the issue of mental health in Pakistan. Those with money can afford treatment but families in rural areas often fall back on ancient superstitions, reports BBC Urdu's Saba Eitizaz.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:34:45 GMTCarlos Acosta talks about why the classical ballet world needs to find new Romeos as he dances out with dignity.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 23:09:19 GMTA look at continuing efforts to reduce the water and energy needed to cool the world's data centres.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 23:22:10 GMTPeople who lost their homes in the Italian earthquake disaster are still living in tents but they have the support of a vast relief team.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 00:27:11 GMTSecret surveillance of US citizens by police is on the rise with black neighbourhoods often the target - here is how one Californian city fought back.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 23:37:30 GMTThai women take baths in potholes to draw attention to unrepaired roads.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 23:42:54 GMTKenyan plans to build a railway across a national park, but could it be a new version of the so-called "lunatic line" to nowhere, asks Alastair Leithhead.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 22:52:06 GMTKurt Russell says his latest film, Deepwater Horizon, shows "we don't live in a perfect world" when it comes to getting oil out of the ground.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 18:02:43 GMTNine-year-old Zianna Oliphant had not planned to speak on behalf of her whole city of Charlotte. When she did, she got the world's attention.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 23:27:54 GMTFinnish-Syrian father-of-six Rami Adhan has become known as the "toy smuggler" for taking large bags of toys into Syria for children suffering in the war.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 23:39:42 GMTIndia's official entry to the Best Foreign Language film at Oscars is a gritty crime drama on police brutality and corruption, writes Sudha G Tilak.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 23:44:19 GMTBBC Monitoring looks at the most contentious issues in the peace deal signed by the Colombian government and left-wing Farc rebels ahead of a popular vote on 2 October.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 12:35:34 GMTThe child of two Holocaust survivors talks about being the keeper of their memories – and projects working with children of survivors of massacres in Rwanda and Bosnia talk about the impact handed down through families.