Kobe Bryant: US mourns basketball legend killed in helicopter crash
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 10:28:11 GMT

The star's 13-year-old daughter, Gianna, was also among the nine killed in the helicopter crash.

Coronavirus: Death toll rises to 81 as China extends holiday
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 10:28:52 GMT

The new year holiday has been extended by three days, in an attempt to contain the outbreak.

Varadkar: EU will have upper hand in trade talks with UK
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 09:21:13 GMT

The Irish PM warns the UK not to try for a "piecemeal" trade deal, saying the EU will not accept it.

Billie Eilish is the big winner at the Grammys
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 06:00:50 GMT

The 18-year-old wins multiple awards, including best new artist and song of the year.

Iranian aircraft slides onto highway after pilot 'misses' runway
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 09:14:05 GMT

The Caspian Airlines plane carrying 135 passengers ended up in the middle of a public street.

Duchess of Cambridge's 'personal' portraits of Holocaust survivors
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 09:50:09 GMT

Photos by the Duchess of Cambridge of two Holocaust survivors are published to mark its Memorial Day.

Milly Dowler’s family ‘was targeted’ by Sunday People
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 05:49:48 GMT

Court papers suggest the tabloid may have targeted the mobile phone of the murdered schoolgirl.

Passenger plane crashes in Afghanistan
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 10:44:33 GMT

Passenger plane crashes and catches fire in eastern Afghan Ghazni province - officials.

Woman dies in Australia Day lamington-eating contest
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 02:52:03 GMT

The woman, aged 60, suffered a seizure while speed-eating the cakes during an Australia Day event.

The Fighter and the Pimp: Fighting for Congo's most vulnerable girls in Kinshasa
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 00:01:06 GMT

Shaki is an inspiration for dozens of street children, and her home has become a refuge for girls.

BBC red button protest ahead of switch-off
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 10:38:07 GMT

A petition organised by a charity for blind people asks for the BBC to roll back their decision.

Firms urged to crack down on office football chat
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 09:31:51 GMT

A management body says sports chat in the office can be a "gateway" to more laddish behaviour.

Grammys 2020: Big speeches and emotional moments
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 07:26:16 GMT

From Demi Lovato's comeback to BTS making Grammy history, her are the night's stand-out moments.

Gianna Bryant: Young basketball talent killed alongside father
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 10:37:39 GMT

The 13-year-old died in a helicopter crash in California that also killed her father, Kobe Bryant.

The Papers: Death of icon Bryant, and Kate's Holocaust survivors photos
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 06:39:03 GMT

The reported death of basketball great Kobe Bryant and his daughter leads many of today's front pages.

Fast fashion: Can it ever be ethical and cheap?
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 00:02:02 GMT

Great British Sewing Bee judge Patrick Grant debates whether fashion can be sustainable and cheap.

The art of buildings
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 00:34:31 GMT

The Art of Building Photographer of the Year 2019

Deepfake technology: Can you spot what's real?
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 00:22:04 GMT

Do you think you can tell what is real and fake? BBC presenter Radzi Chinyanganya tries out the latest techniques.

Para-swimmer Grace Harvey speaks about walking in a robotic suit
Sun, 26 Jan 2020 16:16:43 GMT

Grace Harvey reveals the mixed emotions she had after walking for the first time in a robotic suit.

Climate Change: Tough questions at first UK assembly
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 03:46:42 GMT

Members of the public from a range of backgrounds gather for the UK's first climate change assembly.

When Radiohead were just a 'shaky' pub band
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 03:55:14 GMT

The Oxfordshire rock gods go back to their humble beginnings for Independent Venue Week.

Would Greta Thunberg's generation play with these toys?
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 03:20:57 GMT

More sustainable toys are coming on the market designed to appeal to planet-conscious consumers.

Why Australia probably doesn't need more koala mittens
Sun, 26 Jan 2020 16:07:55 GMT

Canada sent thousands of crafts to help animals, but local rescue groups say they are overwhelmed.

The man teaching 300 million people a new language
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 00:29:02 GMT

Luis von Ahn is the founder and boss of Duolingo, the world's most popular language learning app.

Teenage adoption: The family that took in a 17-year-old girl
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 00:16:53 GMT

How a 17-year-old girl got out of foster care and found a permanent home with a loving family.

Nambi Narayanan: The fake spy scandal that blew up a rocket scientist’s career
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 00:01:02 GMT

Falsely charged with selling secrets to Pakistan, Nambi Narayanan's life was knocked off course.

Angola's Joao Lourenço - the man taking on Isabel dos Santos
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 00:10:02 GMT

Angola's President Joao Lourenço is accused of orchestrating a witch-hunt against Isabel dos Santos.

Basketball legend Bryant and his daughter die in helicopter crash
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 09:26:13 GMT

The basketball star, 41, and his 13-year-old daughter Gianna are among the nine killed in the crash.

'One of the most extraordinary players in history' - world pays tribute to Bryant
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 09:25:36 GMT

Kobe Bryant was "one of the most extraordinary players in the history of basketball" who "inspired people around the world" to play the game.

Kobe Bryant's poem 'Dear Basketball'
Sun, 26 Jan 2020 20:28:57 GMT

Watch Kobe Bryant's poem 'Dear Basketball', written when the five-time NBA champion retired in 2016, following reports the basketball legend has died in a helicopter crash.

Kobe Bryant: LA Lakers star scores 60 points in final NBA game
Sun, 26 Jan 2020 22:36:59 GMT

Watch Kobe Bryant's final game for the LA Lakers in 2016, when the five-time NBA champion bowed out with a sensational 60 points against Utah Jazz in Los Angeles.

'We are having a winter break, we won't be there' - Liverpool to play 'kids' in Shrewsbury replay
Sun, 26 Jan 2020 22:01:16 GMT

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp and his first-team players will not be involved in the FA Cup fourth-round replay against Shrewsbury Town, the Reds manager says.

Holocaust: Dutch PM apologises over failure to protect Jews
Sun, 26 Jan 2020 22:22:51 GMT

Mark Rutte is the first prime minister to acknowledge the Netherlands' role in persecuting Jews.

'I was 90% dead': Henri's story of surviving Auschwitz
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 00:27:01 GMT

Henri Kichka lost his family in the Nazi death camp, but lived on to tell his own story of survival.

Auschwitz: How death camp became centre of Nazi Holocaust
Thu, 23 Jan 2020 01:06:25 GMT

It is 75 years since Soviet Union troops liberated Auschwitz - now marked as Holocaust Memorial Day.

Three women who were part of a quiet resistance against the Nazis in Berlin
Sun, 26 Jan 2020 00:01:25 GMT

The three were part of a quiet resistance against the Nazis in Second World War Berlin.

Photos from families ripped apart by the Holocaust
Mon, 27 Jan 2020 00:39:09 GMT

Jewish survivors use family photos to describe their relatives murdered by the Nazis at Auschwitz.

Auschwitz: Searching for traces of my grandfather
Sat, 25 Jan 2020 00:11:45 GMT

Meijer Nieweg was murdered in August 1942. It has taken decades for details of his death to emerge.