Russia spy poisoning: 23 UK diplomats expelled from Moscow
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 10:22:50 GMT
It also closes the British Council in Russia - amid tensions over the nerve agent attack on an ex-spy.
FBI ex-deputy director Andrew McCabe sacked days before retirement
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 09:47:00 GMT
Andrew McCabe had long been accused by President Trump of bias - claims he has strongly denied.
A doctor's battle in Eastern Ghouta
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 09:11:33 GMT
As the Syrian government tightens its noose around the enclave, medical staff describe working in "hell on earth".
Trump lawyers seek $20m in damages from porn star Stormy Daniels
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 07:57:05 GMT
The legal filings mark the first time the president has become directly involved in the case.
Skiers jump from speeding lift in Georgia
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 15:38:44 GMT
Several people were injured when the out of control lift started going backwards fast, in Georgia.
Slovakia protests: 65,000 join Bratislava anti-government protests
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 20:39:14 GMT
About 65,000 people attended anti-government protests in Bratislava, organisers say.
Miami bridge collapse: Engineer reported cracks in voicemail
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 09:13:45 GMT
But transport officials did not hear the voicemail until after the bridge collapsed killing six.
Flight mix-up takes German Shepherd to Japan
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 22:42:52 GMT
A 10-year old German Shepherd was supposed to join his family in Kansas. Instead, he landed in Japan.
Black man beaten at Charlottesville rally 'cleared of assault'
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 22:19:48 GMT
DeAndre Harris was reportedly cleared of assault charges related to the incident in which he was beaten.
Oscars Academy chief John Bailey 'faces harassment allegations'
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 01:57:37 GMT
The Academy has launched an inquiry into its own president, John Bailey, Hollywood media report.
Jacob Zuma: Former South African president faces corruption trial
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 23:01:12 GMT
South Africa's former president faces 16 corruption charges linked to a 1999 arms deal.
Botswana says Trump encouraging poaching
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 22:21:55 GMT
Overturning a ban on importing hunting trophies threatens elephants, says Ian Khama.
The Indians who used kayaking to transform their lives
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 00:04:09 GMT
There are many routes to success and for a group of friends in India, it was the Ganges River.
'It was like WW2 swept through our house'
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 00:25:04 GMT
A man whose father killed his mother is among three writers who tell how poetry has helped them cope.
Swiss pianist gives concert on ice in northern Baltic Sea
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 19:19:07 GMT
Swiss pianist Gabriel Arnold performs for tourists on an icebreaker in Scandinavia's Gulf of Bothnia.
The best news photos from the past week
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 00:36:23 GMT
A selection of the best news photographs from around the world, taken during the past week.
The day that Hawking soared like Superman
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 00:53:08 GMT
The day in 2007 when Stephen Hawking became the first quadriplegic to experience weightlessness.
The women bringing animated adventures to life
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 18:19:20 GMT
A record number of women were nominated at the recent British Animation Awards, but men still dominate the industry.
John F Kennedy's lost speech brought to life
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 14:43:19 GMT
Audio technology was used to recreate JFK's voice so that the 55-year-old speech could be heard.
Anger over 'Blackface' makeup segment on Pakistan TV
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 13:24:12 GMT
A television show darkened models' faces and asked contestants to "transform" them into beautiful brides.