BBC News - World

BBC News - World

01/16/2018 01:23 PM
Pope feels 'pain and shame' over Chile sex abuse scandal
Pope Francis asked the victims of sexual abuse by priests for forgiveness as he spoke in Chile.

01/16/2018 12:46 PM
California car crashes into second floor building
Dashcam shows airborne car crashing into second floor of a building.

01/16/2018 12:20 PM
Moscow's 2017 December was its 'darkest' on record
Russia's capital had no sunshine last month, and now Siberia is in a deep freeze.

01/16/2018 12:12 PM
Chile protesters challenge Pope on Church sex abuse
Victims of sexual abuse say they are not ready to forgive and forget and want the Pope to take action.

01/16/2018 12:09 PM
Rohingya crisis: Bangladesh and Myanmar agree repatriation timeframe
Families, orphans and children born out of rape are among those expected to be sent back to Myanmar.

01/16/2018 12:00 PM
Dolores O'Riordan: Police say death is not suspicious
The lead singer of The Cranberries died suddenly on Monday, aged 46.

01/16/2018 11:22 AM
Migrant crisis: France's Macron visits Calais amid tensions
France's president is visiting Calais as he tries to tackle tensions over hundreds of migrants there.

01/16/2018 10:58 AM
Hubble scores unique close-up view of distant galaxy
The Hubble telescope has scored an unprecedented close-up view of one of the Universe's oldest galaxies.

01/16/2018 10:40 AM
Turpin: Shackled siblings found in Perris, California home
Police arrest a pair who allegedly held their 13 children captive, some chained to their beds.

01/16/2018 10:39 AM
Top Kosovo Serb politician Oliver Ivanovic shot dead
Several shots were fired at Oliver Ivanovic outside his office in the northern city of Mitrovica.

01/16/2018 10:35 AM
Jordan urged to end animal mistreatment at Petra site
Donkeys, horses and camels are beaten and forced to carry tourists in extreme heat, a group says.

01/16/2018 09:49 AM
Colombia motorway bridge collapses killing nine workers
The bridge was under construction when it collapsed into a ravine south-east of the capital, Bogotá.

01/16/2018 09:46 AM
Dolores O'Riordan and Asia's enduring love for The Cranberries
Dolores O'Riordan, who has died age 46, had a particular place in the hearts of Asian music fans.

01/16/2018 07:45 AM
California: Shackled siblings parents arrested
Police arrest the parents of 13 children allegedly held captive in their California home.

01/16/2018 03:11 AM
Biles 'abused by gymnastics doctor'
Four-time Olympic champion Simone Biles says she was sexually abused by former Team USA gymnastics sports doctor Larry Nassar.

01/16/2018 03:02 AM
Wallaby gives police slip on Sydney Bridge
The unusual sight of a wallaby bounding across the Sydney Harbour Bridge has surprised early-morning motorists.

01/16/2018 01:06 AM
Man ruptures throat by stifling a sneeze
Clamping your nose and mouth shut when you need to sneeze is dangerous, doctors warn the public.

01/16/2018 01:04 AM
Letter from Africa: Inside the gated communities of WhatsApp
Joseph Warungu peeps into WhatsApp groups to find out who the group administrators really are.

01/16/2018 01:00 AM
Edible insects: Do insects actually taste any good?
Insects are often portrayed as a sustainable superfood - and many are delicious.

01/16/2018 12:58 AM
Winter Olympics: How good is North Korea at sport?
Reality Check looks at the sporting skills of the secretive state.

01/16/2018 12:48 AM
Pulse trawling in the EU: Is it ok to 'electrocute' fish?
Some say it's an innovation, others say it's like dropping a Taser in water.

01/16/2018 12:45 AM
Rape survivors’ clothing on display
The ‘Is it my fault?’ exhibition at the Centre Communautaire Maritime in the Molenbeek district of Brussels aims to promote awareness about sexual violence.

01/16/2018 12:43 AM
Chile reception: Why Pope's trip is a challenge
The pontiff faces his most difficult official overseas visit, but what are his biggest challenges?

01/16/2018 12:42 AM
I advertised for a man to get me pregnant - then I fell in love
Thirty-something Jessica was eager to get pregnant, but her relationships kept failing. It was time for a totally new approach.

01/16/2018 12:40 AM
Wallaby captured after hopping across Sydney Harbour Bridge
The unusual sight surprises motorists before prompting a brief chase and some fun online.

01/16/2018 12:30 AM
The Indian woman who chose a bull over marriage
Selvarani Kanagarasu, a daily wage labourer from India, shuns marriage to take care of a bull.

01/15/2018 11:49 PM
Voters grade president's first year
Four Donald Trump supporters share their views on the president's first year in office.

01/15/2018 11:27 PM
Trump's alleged race remarks 'a punch in the guts'
Participants at Washington's Martin Luther King parade reflect on Trump's remarks about Haiti, African and Central American countries.

01/15/2018 10:26 PM
Firefighter catches child from burning building
Footage captures the moment a child was dropped from a burning building in Georgia.

01/15/2018 10:47 AM
Singapore recruits swanbots to test water quality
Swanbots are taking to the waters of Singapore in order to test the quality of its reservoirs' drinking water.

01/10/2018 11:56 AM
'Bored' Russian man crashes armoured vehicle into shop
Suspect reportedly stole a bottle of wine after destroying the front of a supermarket

01/10/2018 10:51 AM
Rape victims' clothing on display at Belgian exhibition
Organisers hope to dispel the myth that provocative clothing is a factor in sexual crimes.