Zimbabwe's Robert Mugabe resigns, ending 37-year rule
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 20:40:46 GMT
The end of Robert Mugabe's 37-year rule sparks wild celebrations in the streets.
Argentina missing submarine: Concern grows after two false alarms
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 11:42:42 GMT
The search steps up again as weather improves near where the Argentine boat vanished last week.
Charlie Rose: CBS sacks talk show host over harassment claims
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 18:38:00 GMT
Eight women had accused the veteran US television interviewer of inappropriate behaviour.
Russia denies nuclear accident after radioactive traces found
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 12:57:53 GMT
The weather service says the levels of a radioactive isotope were nearly 1,000 times normal levels.
Stolen John Lennon items recovered in Berlin
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 17:11:26 GMT
More than 100 items stolen from Yoko Ono in 2006 in New York have been found by German police.
North Korea defector wakes after being shot crossing the DMZ
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 15:25:57 GMT
The soldier, wounded on the border with the South, is now talking to doctors and watching TV.
Iranian charged with Game of Thrones hack
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 16:39:28 GMT
The man is accused of leaking unaired episode and demanding a $6m ransom from HBO.
Thousands leave their houses as Mount Agung volcano erupts
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 17:04:34 GMT
More than 140,000 people had fled homes before Mount Agung belched smoke 700m above its summit.
North Korea: US imposes fresh sanctions over nuclear programme
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 20:58:33 GMT
The new measures come a day after the US redesignated North Korea as a state sponsor of terrorism.
Google to 'derank' Russia Today and Sputnik
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 12:07:14 GMT
Alphabet's Eric Schmidt says the search engine's algorithms can help reduce spread of propaganda.
Syria: Putin renews call for political deal in Assad visit
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 11:54:02 GMT
Russian leader says military action is "wrapping up", as Syria's president makes a surprise trip.
New York terror suspect Sayfullo Saipov defended by mother
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 12:25:06 GMT
Sayfullo Saipov's mother says she can't believe her son deliberately killed eight people in New York.
NHS overcharged by millions for key drug, says watchdog
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 18:32:26 GMT
A 6,000% price rise in an essential thyroid drug led the NHS to overpay, the UK competition body says.
Graduate with 2:1 sues Oxford for £1m
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 17:29:09 GMT
Faiz Siddiqui wants £1m in damages from the university because of "inadequate" teaching.
Sacha Baron Cohen offers to pay 'Borat' mankini fines
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 18:26:12 GMT
A group of Czech tourists were arrested and fined for wearing the revealing swimsuits in Kazakhstan.
Mugabe's long career in pictures
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 18:14:25 GMT
A look at the career of Robert Mugabe, who has resigned as Zimbabwe's president after 37 years in power.
The moment Zimbabwean MPs hear Mugabe has resigned
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 16:15:33 GMT
Zimbabwean MPs erupt with cheers as the speaker reads out Robert Mugabe's resignation letter.
Emotional moment for Zimbabwe activist: 'I've no words'
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 17:03:35 GMT
Activist and political candidate Vimbaishe Musvaburi cries as she describes her emotions following Robert Mugabe's resignation.
Emmerson Mnangagwa: The 'crocodile' who snapped back
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 17:36:34 GMT
Zimbabwe's former vice-president has had a volatile political career.
Robert Mugabe: From war hero to resignation as president
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 17:38:47 GMT
Zimbabwe's leader Robert Mugabe has resigned as president of Zimbabwe, ending a 37-year rule.
Gen Constantine Chiwenga: The army chief who took power from Mugabe
Mon, 20 Nov 2017 20:00:57 GMT
The army general who ruthlessly crushed the opposition in Zimbabwe is now being hailed as a political saviour.
The recycled roofing system improving India's slums
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 00:25:57 GMT
How modular roof panels made from waste, pulped cardboard and natural fibres are improving lives.
Children take over the UN and demand a voice
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 18:25:07 GMT
Children fill the UN headquarters in New York for World Children's Day and complain their interests are not represented.
Google Pixel Buds language translation tested
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 15:29:04 GMT
Rory puts Google's language translating headphones through their paces, with varying results.
Can this green blogger become Russia's president?
Sun, 19 Nov 2017 22:14:33 GMT
Alexei Navalny is a social media sensation who wants to lead Russia. But he's got a few problems in his way.
US First Lady Melania Trump receives Christmas tree
Mon, 20 Nov 2017 23:32:15 GMT
The first family of the United States prepares for its first festive season at the White House.
Cycling brand criticised over ageist and sexist ads
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 17:31:26 GMT
Bike manufacturer finds itself on the wrong side of the track over controversial Instagram posts.
Bizarre shape of interstellar asteroid
Mon, 20 Nov 2017 18:53:49 GMT
An asteroid that visited our Solar System from interstellar space is one of the most elongated celestial bodies known to science.
Bus ruins view of demolition
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 05:09:06 GMT
A cameraman is thwarted at the last moment after waiting 40 minutes to film a stadium demolition.
Watch highlights from the 2017 American Music Awards
Mon, 20 Nov 2017 16:24:38 GMT
Diana Ross was given a lifetime achievement in music accolade.
Rape and no periods in North Korea's army
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 00:27:48 GMT
A former female soldier in the North Korean army says there was little food, poor hygiene and a constant risk of sexual assault.
White House Thanksgiving: A history of US presidential turkey pardons
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 15:17:27 GMT
US President Donald Trump will pardon his first turkey on Tuesday - either "Wishbone" or "Drumstick".
What is the case against Ratko Mladic?
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 17:50:57 GMT
We look at the main charges against Ratko Mladic, a general known as the "Butcher of Bosnia".
Charles Manson: Where will he be buried or cremated?
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 12:08:37 GMT
Funeral arrangements must be made for the infamous US cult leader - but will anyone claim his body?
Argentina sub: What happens when a submarine vanishes
Mon, 20 Nov 2017 23:56:37 GMT
How do subs disappear? And how long can crews survive in a submerged vessel?
Padmavati: Why a Bollywood epic is facing fierce protests
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 00:28:47 GMT
Hindu caste groups say the film depicts romantic scenes between a Hindu queen and a Muslim king.
Can't write code? You can still create an app
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 00:40:13 GMT
After creating her own app without knowing how to programme, Tara Reed is teaching others to do the same.
How your electric car could be 'a virtual power station'
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 00:57:05 GMT
As the world moves towards low-carbon electric cars, how are we going to power them all?
Germany political crisis: What are the options?
Mon, 20 Nov 2017 13:29:16 GMT
German leaders might yet form a coalition, but a fresh election is also an option.
Romelu Lukaku: Man Utd striker to pay US police over noise complaints
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 19:07:57 GMT
Man Utd striker Romelu Lukaku agrees to pay compensation to US police over noise complaints.
Ashes: England's Ben Stokes has let a lot of people down - David Warner
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 07:34:42 GMT
Australia opener David Warner says he "would have loved" to face England's Ben Stokes in Thursday's first Ashes Test.
British Virgin Islands: How territory's sports are recovering after Hurricane Irma
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 19:12:02 GMT
After the British Virgin Islands were hit by two category five hurricanes in September, BBC Sport discovers how they are recovering and aiming for sporting glory.
George Groves to fight Chris Eubank Jr in Super Series in Manchester
Tue, 21 Nov 2017 15:05:29 GMT
George Groves' WBA super-middleweight title defence against Chris Eubank Jr will take place at the Manchester Arena on 17 February.