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Mueller report: Things we only just learned 10:44 AM (12 minutes ago)

The report contains enough potential red flags to spur congressional scrutiny of the president.

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Sudan protesters need ‘united front’ in military talks 10:08 AM (48 minutes ago)

Sudanese protest groups require unity to secure civilian rule, the BBC's Alastair Leithead says.

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Mueller report: Trump 'tried to get special counsel fired' 9:49 AM (last hour)

Details are emerging from the mammoth 448-page report into Russian interference in the 2016 election.

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Nigeria's top judge Walter Onnoghen to forfeit bank accounts 8:38 AM (2 hours ago)

Walter Onnoghen is convicted of not declaring his assets and is banned from public office for 10 years.

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Robot news presenter causes a stir on Russian TV 8:32 AM (2 hours ago)

The humanoid, named Alex, causes a stir as he makes his debut on state news channel Rossiya 24.

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Notre-Dame fire: Temporary wooden cathedral proposed 6:41 AM (4 hours ago)

A wooden structure could be built outside the front of the fire-ravaged cathedral in Paris.

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A Bulgarian vulture's odyssey into Yemeni war zone 6:26 AM (4 hours ago)

Nelson was captured by a militia who believed the vulture was transmitting military secrets.

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Michel Houellebecq: Controversial writer wins Légion d'honneur 5:59 AM (4 hours ago)

President Emmanuel Macron will present the controversial writer with the Légion d'honneur.

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European parliament given surprise musical performance 4:58 AM (5 hours ago)

An MEP performs on a harmonica for the last day of the current European Parliament.

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Indonesia election: Widodo declares victory amid dispute 4:36 AM (6 hours ago)

The incumbent leader said he had clearly won the vote, despite his challenger's claims to the contrary.

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Guatemalan presidential candidate held over 'drug plot' 2:47 AM (8 hours ago)

Mario Estrada is accused of conspiring to import cocaine to the US to fund his presidential campaign.

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Hellboy film in Russia replaces Stalin with Hitler 2:40 AM (8 hours ago)

A reference to the Soviet dictator in a line of dialogue was changed to Adolf Hitler.

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North Korea demands removal of US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo from talks 2:29 AM (8 hours ago)

The country's foreign ministry claims the US Secretary of State is "reckless" in nuclear talks.

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US man could face death penalty over Thailand 'sea home' 1:44 AM (9 hours ago)

The pair could face the death penalty after the navy accused them of building a home in Thai waters.

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'Giant lion' fossil found in Kenya museum drawer 1:42 AM (9 hours ago)

The bones of the huge creature belong to a new species which roamed east Africa 20 million years ago.

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World's Best Teacher Peter Tabichi on how he reached the top 12:39 AM (10 hours ago)

Peter Tabichi from Kenya, who was named World's Best Teacher, shares what makes him stand out and what he hopes for teachers in Africa.

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NZ ex-official guilty of hiding camera in embassy toilet 17 Apr 11:46 PM (11 hours ago)

Ex-New Zealand military attaché Alfred Keating secretly placed the device in the country's US embassy.

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Madeira crash: At least 29 killed on tourist bus near Caniço 17 Apr 11:09 PM (11 hours ago)

The bus had been carrying German tourists when it plunged off a road near the town of Caniço.

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New York police arrest man with petrol in St Patrick's Cathedral 17 Apr 10:54 PM (12 hours ago)

Police arrest a man carrying petrol and lighters who entered St Patrick's Cathedral in New York.

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How new tech might help rebuild 17 Apr 8:35 PM (14 hours ago)

Using modern technology to preserve a medieval building is nothing new in France.

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Nusrat Jahan Rafi: Burned to death for reporting sexual harassment 17 Apr 5:02 PM (17 hours ago)

Nusrat was set on fire after accusing her headmaster of sexual harassment, but spoke out before dying.

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Nicaragua refugees: 'I don't understand why people hate us' 17 Apr 5:00 PM (17 hours ago)

Nicaraguans in Costa Rica face a backlash from those angry about the growing numbers seeking refuge.

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Notre-Dame fire: Why the cathedral's beauty wins hearts around the world 17 Apr 4:54 PM (18 hours ago)

The cathedral has come to symbolise the heart of France since it was built 850 years ago.

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'The doctor wrote a question mark for my child's sex' 17 Apr 4:50 PM (18 hours ago)

A child known as Baby A became the subject of a high court case that has prompted Kenya to start changing its approach to intersex children.

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Federico Borella scoops first prize in the 2019 Sony World Photography Awards 17 Apr 4:45 PM (18 hours ago)

A project on Indian farmers helped an Italian man win Photographer of the Year at the Sony awards.

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Once destroyed by the Taliban, the Buddha statues live again 17 Apr 3:18 PM (19 hours ago)

A team of conservators are working to breathe new life into a collection of Buddha statues destroyed by the Taliban

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Will AI kill developing world growth? 17 Apr 3:08 PM (19 hours ago)

Automation could wipe out many jobs in developing countries, says globalisation expert Ian Goldin.

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Hoax: Pink pony lost on Montreal island attracts animal rescuers 17 Apr 12:35 PM (22 hours ago)

A pink-maned pony "spotted" around an island in Montreal, Canada became an internet sensation. But it was just a hoax.

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Five numbers that explain US border crisis 17 Apr 9:57 AM (yesterday, 9:57 am)

As the US moves to expand indefinite detention for asylum seekers, here's what you need to know.

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Windrush scandal: Trauma continues one year on 17 Apr 9:34 AM (yesterday, 9:34 am)

Paulette was threatened with deportation to Jamaica despite living in the UK for 50 years.

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Michelle Obama on Notre-Dame fire: 'You have been through worse' 17 Apr 9:15 AM (yesterday, 9:15 am)

Former US first lady Michelle Obama talks about the Notre-Dame fire during her Paris book tour.

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Bill Shorten: Who is the challenger to be Australia's PM? 17 Apr 8:41 AM (yesterday, 8:41 am)

Bill Shorten could become the nation's sixth leader since 2013 if he wins an election next month.

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The grief over lost buildings 16 Apr 3:46 PM (yesterday, 3:46 pm)

People around the world share emotional stories about seeing important cultural sights destroyed.

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'Assange smeared faeces in Ecuador embassy,' says president 16 Apr 3:02 PM (yesterday, 3:02 pm)

Ecuadorian President Lenin Moreno tells the BBC why his government revoked Julian Assange's asylum.

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Chinese school's car project prompts class bias debate 16 Apr 7:54 AM (2 days ago)

A Chinese school's family cars exhibition has triggered a fierce debate online about class discrimination in the education system.

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The story of the fire in graphics 16 Apr 7:09 AM (2 days ago)

How the Notre-Dame fire spread and the damage it caused, shown in graphics and images.

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Russian priest posted to remote village over wife's 'sin' 15 Apr 2:46 AM (3 days ago)

A Russian Orthodox priest has been posted to a remote village as punishment for his wife's participation in a beauty pageant.

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