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Sex workers in Malawi deal with HIV, contraception and violence 4:12 PM (18 minutes ago)

Malawian sex workers share the stories of their struggles to access healthcare.

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Life-saving surgery but not by a doctor 4:09 PM (20 minutes ago)

Seida Guadu performs an emergency Caesarean to try to save the lives of a baby and his mother.

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Oil prices soar after attacks on Saudi facilities 3:32 PM (57 minutes ago)

Brent crude surged 19% as nervous traders speculated about the impact on global supplies.

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Israa Ghrayeb: Palestinian woman's death prompts soul-searching 3:24 PM (last hour)

Israa Ghrayeb's story led protesters to urge greater protection of women from gender-based violence.

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The Displaced: When 40,000 desperate Venezuelans hit a tiny island 3:06 PM (last hour)

Four million Venezuelans have now fled their country - but can some of them build a new life in the Caribbean?

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Is Jordan running out of water? 3:06 PM (last hour)

Jordan is one of the countries most affected by rising temperatures – and it’s predicted to get worse.

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Kashmir: The controversial deaths causing tension 2:06 PM (2 hours ago)

Conflicting narratives around controversial deaths have raised tensions further in the region.

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Dozens feared dead in DR Congo boat accident 1:44 PM (2 hours ago)

The boat was carrying at least 110 passengers, 76 of whom were rescued.

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Jojo Rabbit: Nazi satire wins top Toronto film award 11:10 AM (5 hours ago)

Jojo Rabbit tells the story of a young boy in 1940s Germany whose mother is hiding a Jewish girl.

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Brett Kavanaugh: Trump defends judge amid new misconduct claims 9:21 AM (7 hours ago)

Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh is facing fresh allegations of sexual misconduct.

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New Zealand: Man brings clown to redundancy meeting 6:22 AM (10 hours ago)

Josh Thompson took a clown to a work meeting as a "support person" when he was about to lose his job.

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Virginia removes requirement to declare race on marriage forms 6:07 AM (10 hours ago)

The US state's attorney-general says couples no longer have to declare their race to get married.

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Hong Kong protests: Petrol bombs and water cannon used in clashes 2:45 AM (13 hours ago)

Violence breaks out after thousands defy a police ban to march as unrest continues unabated.

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Robert Mugabe's death: What next for Grace Mugabe? 1:22 AM (15 hours ago)

The grieving widow's fortunes have always revealed much about how power really works in Zimbabwe.

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Ocean Viking: Rescued migrants disembark in Italy 14 Sep 9:51 PM (18 hours ago)

It signals a change of approach to migration from the new coalition which took office on Tuesday.

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Spanish floods: Family trapped in attic 14 Sep 9:27 PM (19 hours ago)

"The flood has entered my house, and it's all I can see."

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Dr Ulrich Klopfer: Thousands of foetal remains found in home 14 Sep 8:46 PM (19 hours ago)

Dr Ulrich Klopfer, who died on 3 September, had his licence suspended four years ago.

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Battling for survival on the frontier of climate change 14 Sep 3:23 PM (yesterday, 3:23 pm)

How farmers in Jamaica are using smart technology to cope with more unpredictable weather patterns.

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Which countries have banned pesticides used in suicide? 14 Sep 3:19 PM (yesterday, 3:19 pm)

Pesticide self-poisoning is one of the leading causes of suicide in Asia.

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Shinjiro Koizumi: A rising star in Japanese politics 14 Sep 3:10 PM (yesterday, 3:10 pm)

Shinjiro Koizumi, 38, keeps grabbing the headlines. Does he have his eyes on the country's top job?

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Obituary: Joan Johnson, black hair care pioneer 14 Sep 3:05 PM (yesterday, 3:05 pm)

Joan Johnson created a business empire that used hair to champion African American identity.

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Glory to Hong Kong: Singing a new protest anthem 13 Sep 3:30 PM (2 days ago)

Protesters are staging singalongs of a new protest song - and some say it should be the city's anthem.

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China is rolling back tariffs on US pork and soybeans. 13 Sep 1:05 PM (2 days ago)

China today announced an easing on some food tariffs but the ongoing dispute is being felt in the US.

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Storm Area 51: The joke that became a ‘possible humanitarian disaster’ 12 Sep 3:21 PM (3 days ago)

A hoax rallying cry to storm a US Air Force base in Nevada has left two towns fearing catastrophe.

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Myanmar's deadly 'jade rush' 12 Sep 3:01 PM (3 days ago)

Thousands of people risk their lives scavenging for small pieces of jade in Myanmar's mines.

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Sexual violence in South Africa: 'I was raped, now I fear for my daughters' 11 Sep 3:08 PM (4 days ago)

South Africans have been outraged by a spate of rapes and murders, prompting demands for a return of the death penalty.

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Can solar power shake up the energy market? 10 Sep 3:38 PM (5 days ago)

The falling cost of solar power is helping it to disrupt the global energy market.

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The Tokyo rugby club keeping elderly players healthy 9 Sep 3:13 PM (6 days ago)

Tokyo's Fuwaku rugby club has three players over the age of 90.

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