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Iran plane crash: Khamenei defends armed forces in rare address
on 17/01/2020 at 1:54 pm
Ayatollah Khamenei praises the Revolutionary Guard amid anger over the downing of a passenger jet.
German foreign office sorry for #SeduceSomeoneInFourWords tweet
on 17/01/2020 at 1:27 pm
The office accepted that the tweet, which made a joke about visa applications, was insensitive.
Eminem criticised for lyric about bomb at Ariana Grande gig
on 17/01/2020 at 12:13 pm
"What you said was hurtful to so many people," fans tell the rapper after hearing his latest lyrics.
Ayanna Pressley: US congresswoman reveals alopecia diagnosis
on 17/01/2020 at 11:29 am
Ayanna Pressley says she shared her condition because "as a Black woman, the personal is political".
Mexico pyrotechnics warehouse explosion caught on camera
on 17/01/2020 at 11:11 am
The blast in central Mexico killed two people and prompted the evacuation of 600 residents.
Andrew Yang's wife says gynaecologist sexually assaulted her
on 17/01/2020 at 10:49 am
Evelyn Yang is one of 31 women suing a gynaecologist over allegations of sexual assault.
Panama: Seven people found dead after suspected exorcism
on 17/01/2020 at 10:19 am
The victims include a 32-year-old pregnant woman and five of her children, aged one to 11.
Ukraine PM Honcharuk offers to quit in audiotape furore
on 17/01/2020 at 10:14 am
PM Honcharuk appears to mock President Zelensky's grasp of economics in a leaked recording.
Fake drugs: How bad is Africa’s counterfeit medicine problem?
on 17/01/2020 at 9:13 am
Seven African countries are meeting in Togo to tackle the issue of fake drugs.
Facebook blocks the Spinner's 'brainwashing' tech
on 17/01/2020 at 8:39 am
Social network orders the Spinner to stop targeting its users with "disguised" ads.
Chinese birth rate falls to lowest in seven decades
on 17/01/2020 at 7:40 am
At the same time, China's population hit 1.4 billion in 2019 - but the gender imbalance remains.
Australia droughts: ‘Wall of dust’ envelops town
on 17/01/2020 at 7:09 am
A dust cloud sweeps across a New South Wales town, turning it red in seconds.
What can I do about climate change?
on 17/01/2020 at 12:23 am
From population to plants, your questions answered about climate change.
Giant jet engines aim to make our flying greener
on 17/01/2020 at 12:21 am
How much more efficiency can be wrung out of the jet engine - technology which is over 70 years old?
Chinese student Wu Huayan died 'after donations withheld'
on 17/01/2020 at 12:14 am
More than a million yuan ($144,000; £111,000) was raised for Wu Huyan - but she only saw a fraction.