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Manchester attacks: MI5 probes bomber 'warnings'

Sun, 28 May 2017 23:54:04 GMT

The security service is to examine its actions after tip-offs from the public about extremist views.

Merkel: Europe 'can no longer rely on allies' after Trump and Brexit

Sun, 28 May 2017 21:33:57 GMT

The German chancellor says Europe must "fight for its own destiny" at an election campaign event.

British Airways: Chaos continues at Heathrow

Sun, 28 May 2017 20:33:45 GMT

More than a third of departures are cancelled after an IT crash causes a second day of disruption.

Portland attack: $600,000 raised for 'heroes' killed defending Muslim teen

Sun, 28 May 2017 22:03:21 GMT

Tributes have continued to pour in for the men who died defending a Muslim teenager on Friday.

Paris mayor may ban black feminist Nyansapo festival

Sun, 28 May 2017 22:26:10 GMT

The majority of the events at the Nyansapo Festival will be open only to black women.

Inside Finland's education shake-up

Sun, 28 May 2017 23:17:03 GMT

Finland is rethinking how it teaches in the digital age - and is seeking to place skills, as much as subjects, at the heart of what it does.

Cannes Film Festival: The Square wins Palme d'Or

Sun, 28 May 2017 20:17:20 GMT

The Palme d'Or is awarded to an art world satire starring Dominic West and Elisabeth Moss.

US Mississippi shooting leaves eight dead

Sun, 28 May 2017 20:42:00 GMT

Shots were fired in three separate locations, and a deputy sheriff is among those killed.

South Africa: Jacob Zuma 'plans second home in Dubai'

Sun, 28 May 2017 14:28:17 GMT

Mr Zuma is under pressure because of corruption scandals, cabinet sackings and a faltering economy.

US might extend cabin laptop ban worldwide, top official says

Sun, 28 May 2017 16:03:35 GMT

Security chief John Kelly says terrorists are obsessed with the idea of attacking a US plane.

Macron: Awkward Trump handshake a 'moment of truth'

Sun, 28 May 2017 12:45:58 GMT

France's president says his white-knuckle encounter with the US leader was designed to get respect.

Iraq Mosul offensive: Civilians 'in grave danger' - UN

Sun, 28 May 2017 19:35:31 GMT

Civilians are hardest hit in the final phase of Iraq's military assault on IS militants, says the UN.

Hay Festival 2017: Stephen Fry's warning for the web

Sun, 28 May 2017 11:49:06 GMT

Delivering a lecture at the Hay Festival, the actor said society could face "dire consequences".

Alonso out on Indy 500 debut as Sato wins

Sun, 28 May 2017 20:20:15 GMT

Fernando Alonso's bid to win the Indy 500 at his first attempt ends with an apparent Honda engine failure as Takuma Sato takes victory.

The stolen childhoods of Kashmir in pencil and crayon

Sun, 28 May 2017 23:07:23 GMT

Artwork by children in the region depicts childhoods ruined by the violence of adults.

In pictures: Shadowing the pilgrims on Mount Koya

Sun, 28 May 2017 23:00:22 GMT

Photographing the shrines along the route of a traditional Buddhist pilgrimage.

JFK at 100: 'His life was not as glamorous as you think'

Tue, 16 May 2017 00:14:08 GMT

A new photo exhibit captures the dramatic rise and sudden passing of an American icon.

Who has faced the Donald Trump handshake and won?

Sun, 28 May 2017 23:35:24 GMT

The US president's hand contact with world leaders has been closely watched.

Kenya's prayer train: A commute of prayers and songs

Sat, 27 May 2017 23:04:24 GMT

For 20 years, a Christian group has held prayers on a train carriage during their one hour commute.

Are these the world's most unusual jobs?

Sun, 28 May 2017 11:02:18 GMT

An emoji translator and a wedding hashtag creator. BBC Minute speaks to five people with jobs you probably never knew existed.

Harambe: A year from gorilla death which sparked numerous memes

Sun, 28 May 2017 16:35:32 GMT

Social media users target Cincinnati Zoo on the anniversary of Harambe's killing.

Your pictures: Wilderness

Thu, 25 May 2017 10:50:44 GMT

Each week, we publish a gallery of readers' pictures on a set theme. This week, it is "Wilderness".

Could subjects soon be a thing of the past in Finland?

Sun, 28 May 2017 23:17:46 GMT

Finland is an education success story, so is it right to move away from old-style lessons?

The women accused of killing Kim Jong-nam

Sun, 28 May 2017 22:50:36 GMT

The women accused of killing Kim Jong-nam could face the death penalty, but who are they?

The city in Pakistan that loves a British hairstyle

Sun, 28 May 2017 23:28:25 GMT

When BBC correspondent Secunder Kermani wanted a haircut in Pakistan he decided to head for the city known as Little England.

Five questions for British Airways over IT crash

Sun, 28 May 2017 12:06:59 GMT

Failure saw most services cancelled from Heathrow and Gatwick, with disruption set to continue through Bank Holiday.

How the lift transformed the shape of our cities

Sun, 28 May 2017 23:11:21 GMT

Why is this highly successful mass transit system so underrated?

The urban farmers battling a concrete jungle

Sat, 27 May 2017 23:30:53 GMT

Bangalore's last farmers are surrounded by concrete and millions of people, and many are giving up.

Japan's growing concern over China's naval might

Sat, 27 May 2017 23:35:51 GMT

China's relentless drive to dominate the waters around Japan is making Tokyo increasingly uneasy.

The rave that changed British law

Sat, 27 May 2017 23:30:32 GMT

It started as a free festival but Castlemorton Common became the UK's biggest ever illegal rave.

Lewis Hamilton says Sebastian Vettel is Ferrari's number one

Sun, 28 May 2017 17:30:21 GMT

Lewis Hamilton says he is convinced Ferrari have designated Sebastian Vettel as their number one driver.

Championship play-off final: How Huddersfield & Reading gatecrashed the £170m game

Sun, 28 May 2017 08:54:32 GMT

How did Huddersfield Town and Reading go from Championship also-rans to play-off finalists in 12 months?

Ederson Moraes: Manchester City close to signing Brazilian goalkeeper from Benfica

Sun, 28 May 2017 21:59:03 GMT

Manchester City are close to signing Brazilian goalkeeper Ederson Moraes from Portuguese champions Benfica.

England 28-14 Barbarians: Nathan Earle and Nick Isiekwe score debut tries

Sun, 28 May 2017 17:33:52 GMT

Alex Lozowski and Sam Underhill could miss next month's tour to Argentina after suffering injuries in England's win over the Barbarians.

WSL 1 Spring Series: Chelsea hit seven past Liverpool as Arsenal beat Man City

Sun, 28 May 2017 15:38:16 GMT

The WSL 1 Spring Series title race swings into Chelsea's hands as they thrash Liverpool 7-0, while rivals Man City lose.

PGA Championship: Alexander Noren shoots record 62 to win at Wentworth

Sun, 28 May 2017 16:42:15 GMT

Swede Alexander Noren produces a final-round 62 to break the Wentworth West Course record and win the PGA Championship by two shots.

America's Cup 2017: Great Britain's Land Rover BAR suffer two defeats

Sun, 28 May 2017 20:49:00 GMT

Great Britain suffer a setback as they lose both of their duels during the second day of racing in the America's Cup Qualifiers.