Donald Tusk: Theresa May's Brexit trade plan won't work
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 16:23:03 GMT
The EU Council president dismisses the Chequers plan - the PM says there is "hard work" to be done.
Tanzania: Hundreds feared missing as ferry capsizes
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 16:46:07 GMT
The vessel was reportedly overloaded when it toppled on its route on Lake Victoria, Tanzania.
'Multiple deaths' in Maryland shooting
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 16:35:56 GMT
A number of people have been killed at a pharmacy distribution centre in Maryland, US police say.
Marine Le Pen ordered to undergo psychiatric testing
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 13:24:10 GMT
The court order is part of a probe into the far-right leader sharing images of IS atrocities.
'We haven't had sex in three years'
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 00:44:53 GMT
A survey of 2,000 Mumsnet and Gransnet users finds 29% have had sex fewer than 11 times in the past year.
France torn over video of driver slapping boy for 'disrespect'
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 11:47:43 GMT
Thousands back a Paris bus driver after he was caught on camera slapping a boy, 12, for "disrespect".
Deqa Dahir shot dead in Mogadishu: Somali troops detained
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 16:41:58 GMT
The nine-year-old Somali girl died after soldiers fired shots to clear a traffic jam in Mogadishu.
Dutch rail crash: Four children killed in electric cart
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 15:41:27 GMT
Four children from a day-care centre have died in a collision involving a train and an electric cart.
Jet Airways: Passengers hurt as pilots 'forget' cabin pressure
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 12:24:24 GMT
Dozens on a Jet Airways flight are injured as pilots "forget" a switch to maintain cabin pressure.
Russia reinstated by Wada after doping scandal suspension
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 16:33:58 GMT
A decision to lift the suspension of Russia's anti-doping agency (Rusada) is labelled "the greatest treachery" of clean athletes.
Uganda's Bobi Wine: 'Tortured' pop star MP returns home
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 16:16:26 GMT
Bobi Wine is back in Uganda after medical treatment in the US following his alleged assault by soldiers.
North Korea's Kim wants fast denuclearisation, South's leader says
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 12:56:27 GMT
North Korea's leader also wants a second summit with Donald Trump soon, the South's president says.
Trump urged Spain to 'build a wall' across Sahara, says minister
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 12:53:33 GMT
The Spanish foreign minister says he disagreed with the idea, put to him during a visit to the US.
The inventor who plans to build a city under the sea
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 14:35:02 GMT
After spending decades exploring the deep sea, Phil Nuytten plans to build a colony there.
French man shares house with 400 reptiles
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 16:51:30 GMT
Philippe Gillet shares his home with a host of scaly creatures, with two alligators in his living room.
James Bond: Cary Joji Fukunaga to direct next Bond film
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 10:54:19 GMT
The man behind Netflix series Maniac is replacing Danny Boyle as the new 007 director.
My holiday with the Afghan mujahideen
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 23:00:16 GMT
A man's neighbour invited him on holiday to war zone in Afghanistan for an extraordinary experience.
Rugby World Cup: Cover up your tattoos in Japan, players told
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 10:26:42 GMT
World Rugby has warned that body ink is associated with gangsters in Japan, host of the 2019 World Cup.
N Koreans cheer S Korean president at games
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 07:45:39 GMT
South Korea's president was cheered by 150,000 North Koreans as he attended the iconic spectacle.
Obsolete floppy disks and VHS tapes turned into art
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 23:26:06 GMT
A London artist turns obsolete items such as VHS tapes and floppy disks into art.
The daring Allied plan to defeat the Nazis
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 23:15:02 GMT
The daring Allied parachute drop to win WW2
India's only self-made female billionaire
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 23:44:36 GMT
Self-made billionaire Kiran Mazumdar Shaw shares her secrets for succeeding in a man's world.
The surprising ways prisoners have won their freedom
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 13:59:42 GMT
After a US man's golf drawings lead to freedom, here are some other reasons prisoners have been freed.
The new face of the far right in Europe
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 23:12:15 GMT
He's the far right's newest poster boy – but Martin Sellner’s insistence that his far-right group is non-violent doesn’t have everyone convinced.
Trump's tariffs putting the squeeze on the Midwest
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 23:51:46 GMT
Companies in the US state of Wisconsin show how President Trump's trade war with China is continuing to hurt.
Letter from Africa: The link between earth tremors, God and Nigeria's elections
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 23:37:38 GMT
Why some earth tremors in Nigerian's capital, Abuja, have caused such a stir.
Hologram phone calls - sci-fi or serious possibility?
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 23:54:14 GMT
With 5G, experts say we could enjoy virtual reality in HD on our mobiles and even project holographics.
Marco Minniti: The man who cut the migrant flow to Italy
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 00:20:00 GMT
Migration to Italy is down - and former minister Marco Minniti says he's the man responsible.
Ukraine's Roma living on fringes of society
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 23:08:44 GMT
Stories of families living on the breadline are common, as are stories of racist attacks.
North Korea summit: Diplomacy is back on track
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 10:16:39 GMT
While North Korea's military threat remains, the Pyongyang summit puts diplomacy back on track.
'I lost my entire family to a cult': How one woman escaped Grace Road
Tue, 18 Sep 2018 23:38:25 GMT
A Korean church hiding from looming 'global famine' in Fiji is facing growing allegations of abuse.
The secret life of a female bodyguard
Tue, 18 Sep 2018 23:24:17 GMT
Jacquie Davis, the UK's first female bodyguard, talks about hostage rescues and undercover surveillance.
Anthony Joshua v Alexander Povetkin: Heavyweight champion says he feels 'tonnes of pressure'
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 16:52:06 GMT
Anthony Joshua believes a shot at his world titles "means everything" to Alexander Povetkin ahead of Saturday's fight.
FA Cup: Ex-Everton midfielder George Green on self-destruction and depression
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 10:19:43 GMT
He was once compared to Wayne Rooney before a cocaine addiction saw George Green go from a £110,000-a-year midfielder to £80-a-game at Ossett Albion.
Pan Pacific Open: Johanna Konta knocked out by Donna Vekic
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 09:59:35 GMT
British number one Johanna Konta loses in straight sets to Croatia's Donna Vekic in the Pan Pacific Open last-16.
Last call for Nevada’s brothels?
Sun, 16 Sep 2018 23:12:55 GMT
Brothels have been legal in Nevada since 1971 - but could they face the axe?
Josef Frantisek: The Battle of Britain's Czech hero
Fri, 14 Sep 2018 23:07:23 GMT
Not all the Battle of Britain pilots were British. A new film celebrates the Polish 303 Squadron - and its sole Czech pilot, Josef Frantisek.