BBC News - World

BBC News - World

03/21/2018 12:58 AM
Austin police report new explosion
Texas police report new explosion in Austin, with at least one person injured.

03/20/2018 11:20 PM
Xi Jinping: How China's president got ahead, in hats
The story of China's parliament told in hats - and the shock that had some analysts eating theirs.

03/20/2018 10:53 PM
The Rohingya children trafficked for sex
Teenage refugee girls are being sold for sex after fleeing conflict in Myanmar, the BBC finds.

03/20/2018 09:48 PM
Cambridge Analytica: Facebook 'being investigated by FTC'
Claims that Cambridge Analytica misused Facebook users' data cause a furore and its chief is suspended.

03/20/2018 09:22 PM
US school shooting: Gunman dies after being shot in Maryland
The attacker was killed in a gunfight with a security guard after he opened fire on two students.

03/20/2018 08:40 PM
Container ships collide in Karachi
One ship scrapes against another as it tries to manoeuvre into a berth.

03/20/2018 08:37 PM
Cambridge Analytica: The data firm's global influence
The data firm facing questions over its work practices has operated all over the world.

03/20/2018 08:34 PM
Stormy Daniels and Trump: Polygraph backs affair claim
A lie test says Stormy Daniels was truthful in saying she had sex with Donald Trump, which he has denied.

03/20/2018 07:26 PM
Malta-linked Russian whistleblower surrenders to Greek police
Maria Efimova had helped the murdered Maltese anti-corruption blogger Daphne Caruana Galizia.

03/20/2018 07:14 PM
Canada introduces new gun control measures
Crime rates have been on a long decline but gun-related homicides and gun violence have increased.

03/20/2018 07:05 PM
Syria war: Dozens killed as rockets hit Damascus market
Police say rebels in the besieged Eastern Ghouta region fired the rockets at a government-held area.

03/20/2018 06:57 PM
Russia election: Trump congratulates Putin over victory
US President Donald Trump says he will meet the Russian leader in the "not too distant future".

03/20/2018 05:12 PM
Spy poisoning: Russian diplomats leave UK
Around 80 people, including 23 diplomats and their families, flew out of the UK on Tuesday.

03/20/2018 04:57 PM
German city installs Karl Marx traffic lights
The communist thinker's home town chooses an unusual way to mark the 200th anniversary of his birth.

03/20/2018 04:48 PM
Hamburgers usurp classic baguette sandwich in France
The French order more US-style hamburgers than classic jambon-beurre sandwiches, a study suggests.

03/20/2018 03:07 PM
French police hold ex-president Sarkozy over 'Gaddafi funding'
He is in custody for questioning over alleged campaign funding from late Libyan leader Gaddafi.

03/20/2018 02:59 PM
India professor ‘melon breast’ comments spark protest
Students at a collage in the Indian state of Kerala have protested against a teacher's remarks.

03/20/2018 02:58 PM
Smokers fail to respond to UAE 'sin tax'
Survey suggests that only a quarter of smokers have changed their habits after tobacco prices double.

03/20/2018 02:49 PM
Is leaving Facebook the only way to protect your data?
What can users do to gain back control of their data or limit how much is shared?

03/20/2018 02:06 PM
France's Sarkozy: 'Bling' and legal woes
Ex-President Nicolas Sarkozy is dogged by investigations into his campaign finances.

03/20/2018 01:50 PM
Northern white rhino: Last male Sudan dies in Kenya
Sudan's death at the age of 45 leaves only two females of his subspecies alive in the world.

03/20/2018 01:02 PM
Academic says women risk being branded 'career rapees'
Academic says women risk being branded 'career rapees' and still face abuse.

03/20/2018 12:15 PM
Could cryonic technicians help bring the dead back to life?
Freezing the deceased in the hope of one day reviving them could become a mainstream service, advocates say.

03/20/2018 11:31 AM
Meet the dogs being trained to sniff out looted ancient treasures
Dogs are being trained to detect ancient treasures in an attempt to tackle cultural heritage trafficking.

03/20/2018 11:13 AM
Last male northern white rhino dies in Kenya
Sudan died in a Kenyan conservancy at the age of 45, after months of ill health.

03/20/2018 11:12 AM
Nerve agent: Who controls the world's most toxic chemicals?
The organisation keeping track of the deadly chemicals held by countries around the world.

03/20/2018 11:11 AM
Anger at Tonga women's rugby 'ban'
Official letter says sport goes against young women's dignity, culture and traditions.

03/20/2018 09:33 AM
Foxes frustrate Belgian broadcasters
Animals could complicate plans to rebuild broadcast centre in Brussels.

03/20/2018 12:23 AM
Yemen's war: 'I was told I had to fight until I died'
Former child soldiers, a landmine survivor and an internally displaced child tell their stories.

03/19/2018 07:25 PM
Trump: Get tough and execute drug dealers
The US president claims other countries with a zero tolerance approach 'have no drug problem'.

03/19/2018 07:02 PM
Syria war: President Assad's frontline visit
The Syrian president drove to congratulate his troops for ousting rebels from 80% of Eastern Ghouta.

03/19/2018 06:50 PM
What are opioids and what are the risks?
Donald Trump has announced plans to tackle the opioid crisis. What are they and why are they a problem?