BBC News - World

BBC News - World

05/27/2018 09:39 AM
North Korea's Kim Jong-un 'set on Trump summit'
The on-off June summit may be on again, after positive comments from the North Korean and US leaders.

05/27/2018 04:39 AM
Nicaragua unrest: Thousands join renewed anti-government rallies
Anti-government rallies resume after church-mediated talks to end weeks of violent unrest break down.

05/27/2018 04:32 AM
Alan Bean, moon-walking astronaut and artist, dies aged 86
The fourth man to walk on the Moon became an accomplished painter, finding inspiration in space.

05/27/2018 03:49 AM
Joshua Holt case: US sanctions 'to stay' despite prisoner release
The US signals no change on sanctions as freed prisoner Joshua Holt meets Donald Trump at the White House.

05/27/2018 01:12 AM
Tomorrow's cities: Google's Toronto city built 'from the internet up'
A disused waterfront in Toronto is being transformed by a firm owned by Google's parent company.

05/27/2018 12:46 AM
Formula 1: Axcil Jefferies, Africa's first black F1 driver?
Zimbabwean Axcil Jefferies hopes to be the first African racing driver on the F1 grid for 25 years.

05/27/2018 12:34 AM
Real Madrid fans celebrate Champions League victory
Madrid parties after the local team wins the Champions League cup against Liverpool.

05/26/2018 11:25 PM
'I want to be the first wheelchair user in space'
South African disability rights campaigner Eddie Ndopu says he is "a living manifestation of possibility".

05/26/2018 10:00 PM
Irish abortion referendum: 'We made history'
Supporters of the Yes campaign react to the overwhelming vote to overturn the abortion ban.

05/26/2018 07:29 PM
Irish abortion referendum: How it all unfolded
The Republic of Ireland has voted overwhelmingly to overturn the abortion ban by 66.4% to 33.6%.

05/26/2018 07:13 PM
France wine auction: 1774 Vin Jaune fetches record price
A bottle of Vin Jaune dating back to 1774 sells for €103,700 at auction in eastern France.

05/26/2018 07:04 PM
Irish abortion referendum: Ireland overturns abortion ban
The Republic of Ireland votes to overturn its abortion ban with 66.4% backing reform of the constitution.

05/26/2018 06:17 PM
Irish abortion result a seismic shift
The vote for liberalisation marks a significant break away from the influence of the Catholic Church.

05/26/2018 04:44 PM
Harvey Weinstein: What next after first charges filed
The disgraced film mogul is charged with rape and sexual abuse after handing himself in to police.

05/26/2018 04:10 PM
Migrant crisis: Smugglers 'shot escaping migrants' in Libya
People smugglers opened fire on 100 migrants trying to flee their clutches, an aid agency reports.

05/26/2018 03:45 PM
Korean leaders in ‘Hollywood’ meeting
South Korea's movie-style video shows its president meet Kim Jong-un for only the second time.

05/26/2018 03:11 PM
Two French teenagers charged over Despacito YouTube hack
Two 18-year-olds are charged over a hack that targeted the Latin hit and other pop songs on YouTube.

05/26/2018 02:26 PM
Kilauea volcano: Hawaii homes destroyed by lava
Helicopter footage shows Kilauea volcano lava destroying dozens of houses on Hawaii's Big Island.

05/26/2018 01:52 PM
Sri Lanka Cricket back match-fixing investigation ahead of Al Jazeera documentary
Sri Lanka Cricket will extend their "fullest cooperation" over allegations of match-fixing, which are set to be made in an Al Jazeera documentary.

05/26/2018 01:09 PM
Uganda bus crash kills at least 22, including children
Children are among the dead after a bus hit a tractor that was driving at night without lights.

05/26/2018 11:51 AM
Cyclone Mekunu kills girl of 12 in Oman
Thousands of residents are moved to shelters as high winds and rain pummel the region.

05/26/2018 11:12 AM
Sesame Street sues over violent, puppet-based Happytime Murders film
Its creators say the violent, puppet-based Happytime Murders movie violates its good name.

05/26/2018 08:02 AM
University head quits amid gynaecology scandal
The resignation follows allegations of sexual misconduct by a university doctor and a cover-up.

05/25/2018 11:45 PM
Coming home after 130 years
A family of Syrian refugees returns to the island that their great-grandparents fled 130 years ago.

05/25/2018 09:06 PM
'Wolf-like' creature shot near Montana ranch puzzles experts
State wildlife experts are seeking DNA analysis to pinpoint the mysterious creature's species.

05/24/2018 11:51 AM
Your pictures: Golden
Each week, we publish a gallery of readers' pictures on a set theme. This week it is "Golden".

04/25/2018 07:19 AM
Iran pushes app with 'Death to America' emoji
Tehran wants 50m users of the Telegram messaging service to switch to its own version.

04/24/2018 12:37 PM
Chinese university hosts 'grenade-throwing' contest
A Chinese university wants students to throw grenades and remember their history.

04/20/2018 02:01 PM
Kyrgyz mayor dons fake beard to tour city in disguise
Bishkek's first citizen says he wears a fake beard so that he can see the city's problems first-hand.