Barcelona attack: Spain terror cell had 120 gas canisters
Jihadists planned for six months to fill three vans and carry out deadly attacks, police say.
Sun, 20 Aug 2017 18:31:33 GMT
Jerry Lewis: US comedian dies aged 91 in Las Vegas
One of Hollywood s most successful comedians passes away at his home in Las Vegas.
Sun, 20 Aug 2017 19:15:40 GMT
Aryana Sayeed: Kabul concert goes ahead despite threats
Aryana Sayeed, known to fans as Afghanistan s Kim Kardashian, sang to hundreds of delighted fans.
Sun, 20 Aug 2017 14:05:05 GMT
Philippines drug campaign condemned by senior Catholics
It comes as questions are raised over the killing of a teenager by police during a week of violence.
Sun, 20 Aug 2017 13:49:02 GMT
Lost WW2 warship USS Indianapolis found after 72 years
The warship s sinking, weeks before WW2 s end, remains the worst US naval loss at sea in history.
Sun, 20 Aug 2017 10:27:50 GMT
IS conflict: Iraq launches ground offensive in Tal Afar
The northern city, one of the last held by IS, has been a target since the fall of Mosul in July.
Sun, 20 Aug 2017 16:53:17 GMT
Indian court grants woman divorce over lack of home toilet
The court said forcing the woman to use open fields amounted to cruelty.
Sun, 20 Aug 2017 15:25:15 GMT
Hong Kong protest: Thousands march for jailed activists
Tens of thousands voice support for three pro-democracy activists who led the 2014 protests.
Sun, 20 Aug 2017 15:22:15 GMT
Grace Mugabe: South Africa grants immunity despite assault claim
Robert Mugabe s wife is back in Zimbabwe despite allegations of an assault at a Johannesburg hotel.
Sun, 20 Aug 2017 12:50:49 GMT
Syria war: Rocket hits Damascus trade fair
The event is being held for the first time in five years. with reports speaking of five deaths.
Sun, 20 Aug 2017 14:23:55 GMT
Dogan Akhanli: Spain grants Erdogan critic conditional release
The German-Turkish writer must stay in Madrid while Turkey considers requesting his extradition.
Sun, 20 Aug 2017 17:35:41 GMT
US comedian and activist Dick Gregory dies aged 84
The family of Dick Gregory, who satirised racism with his stand-up, announce his death aged 84.
Sun, 20 Aug 2017 04:37:14 GMT
Sir Colin Meads: All Blacks legend dies of cancer, aged 81
All Blacks great Sir Colin Meads, who was named as New Zealand s best rugby player of the 20th Century, dies of pancreatic cancer, aged 81.
Sun, 20 Aug 2017 06:31:43 GMT
Barcelona attack: Ripoll, the town where suspects lived
Quiet Ripoll is in shock after becoming the focus of the Barcelona van attack investigation.
Sun, 20 Aug 2017 15:34:01 GMT
Forklift truck used to steal ATM in Arkansas
Police in Arkansas are hunting thieves who stole the cash machine from a bank s drive-through area.
Sun, 20 Aug 2017 09:58:06 GMT
Solar eclipse: Welcome to Eclipseville , Kentucky
Thousands are flocking to the little town of Hopkinsville, Kentucky, in the US, to watch Monday s solar eclipse.
Sun, 20 Aug 2017 11:43:57 GMT
BBC Pidgin: Meet the team
Meet the team bringing the BBC to tens of millions of Pidgin speakers in West and Central Africa.
Sun, 20 Aug 2017 14:05:48 GMT
The winners and losers of Mexico s wind power boom
In windy La Ventosa, a village 700km from Mexico City, residents are renting out their land for wind farms.
Sun, 20 Aug 2017 10:23:01 GMT
The migrants making a clean sweep in Rome
Two Nigerian men are paying their way in the city by volunteering to clean up the streets.
Sat, 19 Aug 2017 23:11:58 GMT
How to watch a total solar eclipse: Tips from the Faroe Islands
Ahead of Monday s eclipse in the US, here are four tips from the Faroe Islands, which experienced one in 2015.
Sun, 20 Aug 2017 02:38:25 GMT
Canadian cop s lack of French cancels speeding ticket
Driver won t have to face court because a police officer only spoke to him in English.
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 10:31:42 GMT
Rhino swept from Nepal to India by flooding rescued
The young rhino was swept 42km from Chitwan National Park by floods and found in an Indian village.
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 12:33:47 GMT
Belarus minister wants ex-prisoners to work on farms
Interior minister suggests prisoners work on farms as form of rehabilitation.
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 11:17:15 GMT
Iceland toilet roll price war wipes out jobs
Opening of warehouse store in Icelandic capital sees workers laid off from country s only toilet paper manufacturer.
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 09:12:04 GMT
Russia denies giving lake to Kazakhstan
Authorities deny reports that a popular tourist lake has been transferred to Kazakh neighbours.
Wed, 16 Aug 2017 10:38:41 GMT
On the streets of Europe, we meet teenage boys trained by IS. Their testimony reveals wide-ranging plans to turn children into killers.
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 00:13:04 GMT
Mum v Dad
A Spanish woman disappears with her children as a judge threatens her with jail in a custody row.
Sat, 19 Aug 2017 23:49:27 GMT
Raffy Lerma is a photo-journalist documenting the nightly killings in the Philippines government s war on drugs.
Sun, 20 Aug 2017 00:24:03 GMT
Right thing to do
An anti-racism protester explains why she protected Trump supporters in a tense protest.
Sun, 20 Aug 2017 17:39:27 GMT
No peace in sight
The BBC s Alex Duval Smith reports on how the return of conflict is redefining life in northern Mali.
Sun, 20 Aug 2017 06:43:10 GMT
Back with Spain?
Hopes in Madrid that a common front against terrorism will dampen secessionism may be misplaced.
Sun, 20 Aug 2017 07:19:52 GMT
Inmate s choice?
The Tennessee county started offering time off inmate sentences in exchange for birth control
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 23:32:09 GMT
Trump s argument that the removal of Confederate statues is a slippery slope to changing history has recharged the perennial debate about America s tormented racial legacy.
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 21:26:01 GMT
The power of colour
Graffiti artists turn a violent hillside neighbourhood in Pachuca into a colourful work of art.
Fri, 18 Aug 2017 23:56:06 GMT
A fledgling Hong Kong investigative news agency has quickly built a reputation for its scoops.
Sat, 19 Aug 2017 00:25:13 GMT