Jamal Khashoggi case: Journalist 'died after fight' - Saudi TV
Sat, 20 Oct 2018 02:53:51 GMT

Until now the kingdom had denied that the journalist was killed in its Istanbul consulate.

Ian Tomlin: Murder charges over Battersea father's death
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 22:47:42 GMT

Michael Swan and Gary Beech are charged with the murder of Ian Tomlin in Battersea.

Huddersfield grooming: Twenty guilty of campaign of rape and abuse
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 17:37:26 GMT

The men committed more than 120 offences against 15 girls in the Huddersfield area.

Amritsar: India train mows down crowd killing scores
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 21:14:17 GMT

The victims were standing on the tracks watching celebrations for the Hindu festival of Dusshera.

Macedonia parliament votes to start name change process
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 23:23:07 GMT

The country would be known as North Macedonia, resolving a 27-year dispute with neighbouring Greece.

Julian Assange: Wikileaks co-founder to take legal action against Ecuador
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 15:18:45 GMT

The Wikileaks co-founder has been living in the country's UK embassy in London since 2012.

Migrant caravan: US-bound migrants clash with Mexico riot police
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 23:11:37 GMT

A caravan of hundreds of Central American migrants faces Mexican riot police as they try to cross.

Afghanistan election: Voters cast ballots amid heavy security
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 22:35:00 GMT

Afghans are set to defy militant threats and fears over fraud as they elect a new parliament.

Elle magazine sorry after Kim and Kanye tweet tried to dupe people
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 11:04:22 GMT

The publication tweeted Kim and Kanye had split to dupe people to register for the US mid-term elections.

Blast-off for BepiColombo on mission to Mercury
Sat, 20 Oct 2018 01:57:11 GMT

Europe and Japan celebrate the successful launch of their joint quest to visit the closest planet to the Sun.

Rockslide in French Alps forces villagers to hire helicopter
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 18:06:25 GMT

With their only road destroyed, fuel, food and cars are airlifted in to the cut off residents.

Cardi B hands out free winter coats in Brooklyn
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 18:58:31 GMT

Fans of the rapper queue for hours for the clothing as well as for selfies with the star.

Facebook hires former deputy PM Sir Nick Clegg
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 18:47:50 GMT

The former Liberal Democrat leader will head Facebook's global affairs and communications team.

The Papers: Saudi 'hitman' in UK trip and hate preacher's freedom
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 23:05:13 GMT

Headlines focus on the disappearance of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, and the release of hate preacher Anjem Choudary.

Chris Pine kept up Scottish accent after filming
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 15:48:04 GMT

Hollywood actor Chris Pine plays Robert The Bruce in a new Netflix biopic which has premiered in Edinburgh.

Well-travelled baby visits all 50 US states
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 05:00:50 GMT

Harper is now the youngest person ever to visit all 50 states of the US.

Quiz of the Week: What baby present was 'awesome'?
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 00:05:14 GMT

It's the weekly news quiz - have you been paying attention to what's been going on in the world during the past seven days?

‘We feel silenced’ in gender debate
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 04:27:37 GMT

Transgender feminist Fay and radical feminist Louise discuss how they feel.

Persimmon boss refuses to answer questions about £75m bonus
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 13:20:27 GMT

The boss of housebuilding firm Persimmon tells the BBC he'd "rather not talk about" his £75m bonus.

Royal tour: Harry and Meghan kick off their shoes on Bondi Beach
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 10:41:00 GMT

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex get into a group hug with surfers during a visit to the iconic beach.

Afghanistan election: Female MP refutes 'heavy' make-up news report
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 16:53:08 GMT

An Afghan news channel has focused on female candidates' appearance in the run-up to the parliamentary election.

Does bralet boom spell the end of high-rise boobs?
Thu, 18 Oct 2018 23:02:19 GMT

Is the underwire under fire from a new wave of women ditching 'scaffolding' bras?

How many foreign trips has your MP been on?
Thu, 18 Oct 2018 16:21:27 GMT

MPs have accepted more than £2m worth of free travel over the last two years, BBC analysis reveals.

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Wed, 10 Oct 2018 20:19:03 GMT

BBC coverage of latest developments

Why do people think this 'manspreading' video is a Kremlin hoax?
Sat, 20 Oct 2018 00:19:19 GMT

There are reasons why some suspect that the Russian state was behind a viral video.

Toxic masculinity: Life as a man isn’t always easy either
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 20:59:22 GMT

Men on social media open up about how toxic masculinity negatively affects them.

'How could I find £3,000 to pay for my mum's funeral?'
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 20:58:59 GMT

With the average cost of a funeral on the rise, a growing number of people are looking for cheaper alternatives.

Alternative Miss World contest - the night where bizarre is beautiful
Sat, 20 Oct 2018 02:26:01 GMT

Andrew Logan's unclassifiable extravaganza returns to London to celebrate the rude, camp and improbable.

Who was the real Granny Smith?
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 23:07:20 GMT

The Granny Smith apple turns 150 this year, but who was the woman who gave her name to the fruit?

Fake moon: Could China really light up the night sky?
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 23:48:36 GMT

The sci-fi plan would use giant mirrors in space to light city streets, but scientists are sceptical.

Brexit EU summit: The week the talks got stuck in spinach
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 23:43:49 GMT

This was to be the EU summit when a deal came into view. But that was not how it turned out.

Lewis Hamilton tops US GP practice as Sebastian Vettel given penalty
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 20:32:33 GMT

Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel is handed a three-place grid penalty at the United States Grand Prix.

Jose Mourinho: Manchester United boss says he would love to sign Eden Hazard
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 21:30:54 GMT

Jose Mourinho "would love" to sign Eden Hazard for Man Utd but knows it would be impossible because "Chelsea are led by intelligent people".

European Rugby Champions Cup: Leicester Tigers 45-27 Scarlets
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 21:52:20 GMT

Leicester prove too strong for Scarlets as they run in five tries en route to their first Champions Cup win of the season.

Wimbledon: Final set tie-breaks to be introduced in 2019
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 13:49:35 GMT

The All England Lawn Tennis Club announces that final set tie-breaks will be introduced at Wimbledon from next year.

Amputee Football World Cup 2018: 'To represent your country is just good fun'
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 15:12:17 GMT

With the Amputee Football World Cup set to begin on 27 October in Mexico, how do the England team fancy their chances?

Jonny Bairstow: England batsman suffers injury playing football in training
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 13:53:31 GMT

England's Jonny Bairstow is a doubt for the fourth one-day international with Sri Lanka after injuring himself playing football.

Jose Mourinho: Would sacking Man Utd manager be justified?
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 05:53:27 GMT

The last Premier League weekend was dominated by talk Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho was about to lose his job - but would it be justified?

Meghan and Harry: All the royal babies you could possibly want, in one place
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 15:37:01 GMT

George, Charlotte, William, Harry? Judge for yourself who ruled in the cuteness stakes as a newborn.

'Mansize' tissue to 'housewife' pillowcase
Thu, 18 Oct 2018 20:45:43 GMT

Kleenex has stopped branding big tissues Mansize, but that's not the only gender-identifying product out there.

Noor Inayat Khan or Harry Maguire: Who will be on the new £50 note?
Thu, 18 Oct 2018 08:05:47 GMT

Among the favourites are Stephen Hawking, Margaret Thatcher and war heroine Noor Inayat Khan.

Blind British man climbs Europe's highest mountain
Wed, 17 Oct 2018 03:03:59 GMT

Jack Garner lost his sight aged 11, but has now fulfilled a dream to conquer Mount Elbrus.

Would you eat slaughter-free meat?
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 22:53:07 GMT

There's a looming crisis over the world's appetite for meat. This chicken nugget may be the answer.

My cheating boyfriend gave me HIV - here's how I got justice
Wed, 17 Oct 2018 23:58:42 GMT

When Diane Reeve discovered that her partner was sleeping around she ended their relationship, but then she found out that he had given her HIV.

I woke up unable to speak English
Tue, 16 Oct 2018 23:45:08 GMT

Hannah Jenkins survived a cycling accident - but woke up no longer being able to understand English.

How chemical weapons have helped bring Assad close to victory
Sun, 14 Oct 2018 23:13:15 GMT

A BBC investigation has found that at least 106 chemical attacks have taken place since mid-2014.

The weird world of a Kim Jong-un impersonator
Fri, 12 Oct 2018 23:58:36 GMT

Every time the North Korean leader makes the news, two very unlikely beneficiaries prepare for their phones to start ringing.